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ZIP Code 24293

Primary City:Wise, VA (View All Cities)
County: Wise County
Timezone: Eastern (4:56am)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.02, -82.57
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24293

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24293. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 24293. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24293, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Wise, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24293 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24293 is located in southwest Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 24293 are primarily white. The number of young adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24293 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,791
Population Density 184 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,665
Median Home Value $106,600
Land Area 58.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,226
Median Household Income $45,880

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3302933164745873393082943383743853843142171591269056
Female285300264428502316312332327359387402340254190166125118
Total6155935809021,089655620626665733772786654471349292215174

Gender

 Male 5,384 50%
 Female 5,407 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,335 95.8%
 Black Or African American 195 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.1%
 Asian 84 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 50 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 116 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7834545665470344129291
Renter189233220179161906133
Total267578676833864531353124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,178 52%
 Single Guardian 656 16%
 Singles 1,150 27%
 Singles With Roommate 242 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,944 70%
 Households with Kids 1,282 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7779576068604563577162596460507653111184159
Female445762545670625260496050505548556098167161
Total12113611911412413010711511712012210911411598131113209351320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24293 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24293 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 24293 real estate data, the median home value of $106,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24293. Rentals in 24293 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24293 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,044 93.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 78 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 669 6.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,518 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,542 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,166 25%
 Households Vacant 439 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 123 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 40 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 227 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 112 11%
 2 Bedroom 522 49%
 3+ Bedroom 432 41%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $45,880 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24293 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 24293 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,985 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,976 24%
 No Earnings 3,441 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,985 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,976 24%
 No Earnings 3,441 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,762 92.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 150 3.7%
 Worked at Home 147 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 670 21%
 High School Graduate 1,914 61%
 Associate's degree 76 2%
 Bachelor's degree 293 9%
 Master's degree 62 2%
 Professional school degree 85 3%
 Doctorate degree 52 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,502 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 121 6.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 208 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24293

ZIP Code 24293 is in the Regional Learning Academy/Wise County. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24293.

Regional Learning Academy/Wise County
C/o Wise Co Public Schls
Wise, VA 24293
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Regional Learning Academy/Wise County
Wise County Alternative Ed. Center
515 Hurricane Rd
Wise, VA 24293
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wise County Public Schools
L.f. Addington Middle School
324 School St
Wise, VA 24293
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wise County Public Schools
Wise Primary
323 Railroad Ave SE
Wise, VA 24293
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wise County Public Schools
Central High School
716 Birchfield Rd
Wise, VA 24293
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wise County Public Schools
Wise County Career-Technical Center
621 Lake St NE
Wise, VA 24293
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wise County Public Schools
Wise County Christian School
5913 Air Port Rd
Wise, VA 24293
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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