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ZIP Code 24527

Primary City:Blairs, VA (View All Cities)
County: Pittsylvania County
Timezone: Eastern (10:21pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.72, -79.34
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24527. 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 24527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24527, 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:
Blairs, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24527 is located in south 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 24527 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24527 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,027
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,326
Median Home Value $105,400
Land Area 31.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,180
Median Household Income $49,620

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male79891007876749488811191181351027258441712
Female82110971107381771111031161451441048751413227
Total161199197188149155171199184235263279206159109854939

Gender

 Male 1,436 47%
 Female 1,591 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,880 62.1%
 Black Or African American 1,076 35.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7871502062361468327
Renter174948593616103
Total241361982652721629330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 653 55%
 Single Guardian 241 20%
 Singles 239 20%
 Singles With Roommate 47 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 805 68%
 Households with Kids 375 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male911251411261317222525131918152010191414
Female1616181622243017171720171627282125201619
Total2527433033504334394245303545434135393033

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24527 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24527 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 24527 real estate data, the median home value of $105,400 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 24527. Rentals in 24527 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,013 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 599 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 343 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 238 18%
 Households Vacant 146 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 20 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 12%
 For Migrant Workers 7 5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 135 44%
 3+ Bedroom 171 56%
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 $49,620 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24527 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. More commuters in 24527 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,009 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 637 26%
 No Earnings 833 34%
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 1,009 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 637 26%
 No Earnings 833 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,407 94.1%
 Public transportation 38 2.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 0.4%
 Worked at Home 32 2.1%
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 238 23.3%
 High School Graduate 618 60.5%
 Associate's degree 93 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 46 4.5%
 Master's degree 19 1.9%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 402 88.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 4.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24527

ZIP Code 24527 is in the Pittsylvania County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24527.

Southside Elementary
440 East Witt Rd
Blairs, VA 24527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsylvania County Public Schools
Hope Haven Day School
200 Blairs Middle School Cir
Blairs, VA 24527
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
White Oak School
7180 U S Highway 29
Blairs, VA 24527
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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