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ZIP Code 24450

Primary City:Lexington, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (12:49am)
Coordinates:37.8, -79.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24450

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24450. 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 24450. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24450, 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:
Lexington, VA
Unacceptable:
East Lexington, West Lexington

Stats and Demographics for the 24450 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24450 is located in central 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 24450 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24450 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,741
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,382
Median Home Value $221,200
Land Area 205.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,410
Median Household Income $48,708

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3113423551,0931,708426334351386445474511521395347269185172
Female310351387699945395319337445480508579549462405334283328
Total6216937421,7922,6538216536888319259821,0901,070857752603468500

Gender

 Male 8,625 52%
 Female 8,116 48%
Gender

Race

 White 15,231 91.0%
 Black Or African American 876 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.3%
 Asian 223 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 90 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 268 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner232304987501,037809564213
Renter427464290308248200199150
Total4506947881,0581,2851,009763363

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,004 47%
 Single Guardian 769 12%
 Singles 2,134 33%
 Singles With Roommate 503 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,963 77%
 Households with Kids 1,447 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5074716370686066785769637888747276292579530
Female7871655468766667747797727170708068190291291
Total128145136117138144126133152134166135149158144152144482870821

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24450 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes, universities and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24450 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 24450 real estate data, the median home value of $221,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24450. Rentals in 24450 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24450 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,027 83.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 88 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,112 6.6%
 Military Quarters 1,398 8.4%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,469 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,655 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,286 31%
 Households Vacant 972 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 244 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 165 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 274 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 251 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 3%
 1 Bedroom 388 19%
 2 Bedroom 704 35%
 3+ Bedroom 865 43%
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 $48,708 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24450 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 24450 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 24450 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,910 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,948 34%
 No Earnings 5,720 39%
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 3,910 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,948 34%
 No Earnings 5,720 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,245 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 715 11%
 Worked at Home 300 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 707 16%
 High School Graduate 2,012 45%
 Associate's degree 162 4%
 Bachelor's degree 772 17%
 Master's degree 355 8%
 Professional school degree 182 4%
 Doctorate degree 257 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,604 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 102 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24450

ZIP Code 24450 is in the Lexington City Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24450.

Harrington Waddell Elementary
100 Pendleton Place
Lexington, VA 24450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington City Public Schools
Lylburn Downing Middle School
302 Diamond St
Lexington, VA 24450
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lexington City Public Schools
Central Elementary
85 Central Rd
Lexington, VA 24450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockbridge County Public Schools
Maury River Middle School
600 Waddell St
Lexington, VA 24450
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockbridge County Public Schools
Rockbridge County High School
143 Greenhouse Rd
Lexington, VA 24450
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockbridge County Public Schools
Rockbridge Christian Academy
21 Snowy Egret Ln
Lexington, VA 24450
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Woods Creek Montessori
2 Dold Pl
Lexington, VA 24450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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