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ZIP Code 24592

Primary City:South Boston, VA (View All Cities)
County: Halifax County
Timezone: Eastern (5:13am)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.7, -79.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24592

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24592. 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 24592. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24592, 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:
South Boston, VA
Acceptable:
Turbeville

Stats and Demographics for the 24592 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24592 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 24592 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24592 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,934
Population Density 111 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,707
Median Home Value $116,000
Land Area 125.61 sq mi
Water Area 1.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,815
Median Household Income $32,285

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male427442461422311363328389388445492448441366231176134109
Female403486475445351380386397446457538513550416360343271344
Total8309289368676627437147868349021,030961991782591519405453

Gender

 Male 6,373 46%
 Female 7,561 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,751 55.6%
 Black Or African American 5,741 41.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.3%
 Asian 63 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 183 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 154 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner38281494728869696474182
Renter16739737236331921513981
Total2056788661,0911,188911613263

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,354 40%
 Single Guardian 1,338 23%
 Singles 1,917 33%
 Singles With Roommate 206 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,078 70%
 Households with Kids 1,737 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male80828695889685918295889810179988086758365
Female737995861099379111948985112881011009998886076
Total153161181181197189164202176184173210189180198179184163143141

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24592 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24592 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 24592 real estate data, the median home value of $116,000 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 24592. Rentals in 24592 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24592 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,395 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 165 1.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 358 2.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,159 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,603 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,053 31%
 Households Vacant 892 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 245 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 134 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 103 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 378 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 2%
 1 Bedroom 266 13%
 2 Bedroom 730 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,058 51%
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 $32,285 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24592 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. More commuters in 24592 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 3,972 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,224 19%
 No Earnings 5,525 47%
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 3,972 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,224 19%
 No Earnings 5,525 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,766 89.9%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 200 3.8%
 Worked at Home 336 6.3%
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 968 21.7%
 High School Graduate 2,593 58.0%
 Associate's degree 232 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 426 9.5%
 Master's degree 179 4.0%
 Professional school degree 43 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 30 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,099 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 188 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 222 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24592

ZIP Code 24592 is in the Halifax County Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24592.

Halifax County Middle School
1011 Middle School Circle
South Boston, VA 24592
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Halifax County Public Schools
South Boston Elementary
2320 Parker Ave
South Boston, VA 24592
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Halifax County Public Schools
Cluster Springs Early Learning Center
1011 Cluster Springs Elementar
South Boston, VA 24592
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Halifax County Public Schools
South Boston/Halifax Early Learning Center
1927 Jeffress Blvd
South Boston, VA 24592
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Halifax County Public Schools
Halifax County High School
High School Circle
South Boston, VA 24592
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Halifax County Public Schools
Carlbrook School
3046 Carlbrook Rd
South Boston, VA 24592
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Centerville Christian School
3200 Halifax Rd
South Boston, VA 24592
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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