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ZIP Code 24522

Primary City:Appomattox, VA (View All Cities)
County: Appomattox County
Timezone: Eastern (7:10pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -78.8
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24522

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24522. 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 24522. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24522, 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:
Appomattox, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24522 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24522 is located in south 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 24522 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24522 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,213
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,276
Median Home Value $145,200
Land Area 197.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,741
Median Household Income $49,466

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2263023223092482582052732723403412923232611691208762
Female264260311251251267232299301351386349344273216191111146
Total490562633560499525437572573691727641667534385311198208

Gender

 Male 4,410 48%
 Female 4,803 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,096 77.0%
 Black Or African American 1,882 20.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.2%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 34 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 163 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3228943658863451829592
Renter64164162164113876340
Total96453598752747605358132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,991 53%
 Single Guardian 660 18%
 Singles 954 26%
 Singles With Roommate 136 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,600 70%
 Households with Kids 1,141 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3749454767555263657562517658706459546252
Female5852544545565960406968546060526158433757
Total9510199921121111111231051441301051361181221251179799109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24522 has a slightly less than average 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 24522 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 24522 real estate data, the median home value of $145,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24522. Rentals in 24522 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24522 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,157 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 56 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,732 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,152 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 857 20%
 Households Vacant 535 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 67 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 64 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 24%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 243 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 72 8%
 2 Bedroom 355 42%
 3+ Bedroom 427 50%
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 $49,466 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24522 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. However, that is not the case in 24522. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 3,078 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,767 22%
 No Earnings 3,071 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 3,078 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,767 22%
 No Earnings 3,071 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,921 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 2%
 Worked at Home 190 5%
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 608 19.1%
 High School Graduate 1,804 56.8%
 Associate's degree 266 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 270 8.5%
 Master's degree 90 2.8%
 Professional school degree 116 3.7%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,298 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 248 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24522

ZIP Code 24522 is in the Appomattox County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24522.

Appomattox Elementary
176 Kids Place
Appomattox, VA 24522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appomattox County Public Schools
Appomattox Middle School
2020 Church St
Appomattox, VA 24522
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Appomattox County Public Schools
Appomattox Primary
185 Learning Ln
Appomattox, VA 24522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appomattox County Public Schools
Appomattox County High School
198 Evergreen Ave
Appomattox, VA 24522
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Appomattox County Public Schools
Appomattox Christian Academy
1916 Redfields Rd
Appomattox, VA 24522
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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