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ZIP Code 24348

Primary City:Independence, VA (View All Cities)
County: Grayson County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -81.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24348

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24348. 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 24348. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24348, 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:
Independence, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24348 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24348 is located in southwest Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 24348 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 24348 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,958
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,388
Median Home Value $116,900
Land Area 106.11 sq mi
Water Area 1.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,782
Median Household Income $38,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9194118109991019111511814516516715813181637030
Female7983991209062941241271341511621481301069397113
Total170177217229189163185239245279316329306261187156167143

Gender

 Male 1,946 49%
 Female 2,012 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,697 93.4%
 Black Or African American 132 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 75 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner208016325428922917263
Renter4589939078653418
Total6516925634436729420681

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 881 49%
 Single Guardian 245 14%
 Singles 579 32%
 Singles With Roommate 77 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,359 76%
 Households with Kids 423 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1629141913172121222725152229272225181716
Female1817121811181820161914202224262127212518
Total3446263724353941384639354453534352394234

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24348 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24348 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 24348 real estate data, the median home value of $116,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24348 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24348 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24348 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,843 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 115 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 574 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 696 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 512 21%
 Households Vacant 606 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 46 7.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 38 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 340 56.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 171 28.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 3%
 1 Bedroom 83 20%
 2 Bedroom 126 30%
 3+ Bedroom 203 48%
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 $38,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24348 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. Most commuters in 24348 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 1,236 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 787 22%
 No Earnings 1,484 42%
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 1,236 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 787 22%
 No Earnings 1,484 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,587 90.3%
 Public transportation 10 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 4.6%
 Worked at Home 80 4.6%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 421 27.4%
 High School Graduate 759 49.4%
 Associate's degree 123 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 180 11.7%
 Master's degree 26 1.7%
 Professional school degree 5 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 21 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 526 86.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24348

ZIP Code 24348 is in the Grayson County Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24348.

Independence Elementary
915 East Main St
Independence, VA 24348
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grayson County Public Schools
Independence Middle School
100 Blue Devil Dr
Independence, VA 24348
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grayson County Public Schools
Grayson County High Career & Tech. Ed.
110 Blue Devil Dr
Independence, VA 24348
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grayson County Public Schools
Grayson County High School
110 Blue Devil Dr
Independence, VA 24348
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grayson County Public Schools

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