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ZIP Code 24574

Primary City:Monroe, VA (View All Cities)
County: Amherst County
Timezone: Eastern (12:03am)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.6, -79.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24574

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24574. 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 24574. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24574, 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:
Monroe, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24574 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24574 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 24574 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24574 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,977
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,714
Median Home Value $186,300
Land Area 108.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,486
Median Household Income $47,955

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9491127219196911001041241351601371379285454022
Female85114113177141848811513714617615911510585524442
Total179205240396337175188219261281336296252197170978464

Gender

 Male 1,999 50%
 Female 1,978 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,035 76.3%
 Black Or African American 733 18.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 2.1%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 39 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 79 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1210017627827221211145
Renter225554585021137
Total3415523033632223312452

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 833 56%
 Single Guardian 239 16%
 Singles 363 24%
 Singles With Roommate 51 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,045 70%
 Households with Kids 441 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1118242214212016202831163022293233576867
Female1718171523181924302223212621213329435140
Total2836413737393940505054375643506562100119107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24574 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24574 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 24574 real estate data, the median home value of $186,300 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 24574. Rentals in 24574 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24574 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,655 92%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 322 8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 760 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 446 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 280 16%
 Households Vacant 228 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 26 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 47 14%
 2 Bedroom 56 17%
 3+ Bedroom 224 69%
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 $47,955 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24574 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 24574 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 1,276 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 828 25%
 No Earnings 1,215 37%
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 1,276 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 828 25%
 No Earnings 1,215 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,603 87%
 Public transportation 62 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 127 7%
 Worked at Home 48 3%
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 272 20%
 High School Graduate 720 54%
 Associate's degree 68 5%
 Bachelor's degree 140 10%
 Master's degree 102 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 32 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 570 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24574

ZIP Code 24574 is in the Amherst County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24574.

Pleasant View Elementary
229 Dancing Creek Rd
Monroe, VA 24574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amherst County Public Schools

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