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ZIP Code 24649

Primary City:Swords Creek, VA (View All Cities)
County: Russell County
Timezone: Eastern (7:04pm)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.08, -81.93
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24649

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24649. 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 24649. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24649, 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:
Swords Creek, VA
Unacceptable:
Dye, Lynn Spring

Stats and Demographics for the 24649 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24649 is located in southwest 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 24649 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24649 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,760
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,260
Median Home Value $78,800
Land Area 44.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,145
Median Household Income $24,820

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male628277927260768012085132991148458291514
Female6584847961617998861161371181208250362924
Total127166161171133121155178206201269217234166108654438

Gender

 Male 1,351 49%
 Female 1,409 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,715 98.4%
 Black Or African American 8 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12881662002461577130
Renter113429412818113
Total231221952412741758233

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 698 61%
 Single Guardian 146 13%
 Singles 279 24%
 Singles With Roommate 22 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 811 71%
 Households with Kids 334 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1716910199211716141592217201523191523
Female5141420122713161622211415128819291510
Total2230233031363433323636233729282342483033

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24649 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24649 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 24649 real estate data, the median home value of $78,800 is low 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 24649. Rentals in 24649 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24649 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,760 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 366 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 604 48%
 Renter Occupied Households 175 14%
 Households Vacant 115 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 68%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 214 69%
 3+ Bedroom 96 31%
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 $24,820 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24649 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24649 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 24649 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 719 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 378 14%
 No Earnings 1,570 59%
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 719 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 378 14%
 No Earnings 1,570 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,013 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 524 48%
 High School Graduate 513 47%
 Associate's degree 25 2%
 Bachelor's degree 23 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 366 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 127 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24649

ZIP Code 24649 is in the Russell County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24649.

Givens Elementary
8153 Swords Creek Rd
Swords Creek, VA 24649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell County Public Schools
Swords Creek Elementary
3867 Swords Creek Rd
Swords Creek, VA 24649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell County Public Schools

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