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ZIP Code 24736

Primary City:Matoaka, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:04pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.43, -81.23
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24736

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24736. 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 24736. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24736, 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:
Matoaka, WV
Acceptable:
Dott
Unacceptable:
Giatto

Stats and Demographics for the 24736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24736 is located in southwest West 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 24736 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 24736 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 902
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 477
Median Home Value $72,100
Land Area 28.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 358
Median Household Income $34,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2718274416202642294233263830141773
Female20262833212123353222273535302312119
Total474455773741497761646061736037291812

Gender

 Male 459 51%
 Female 443 49%
Gender

Race

 White 884 98.0%
 Black Or African American 7 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52253596251347
Renter311141511623
Total833677473573610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 199 56%
 Single Guardian 58 16%
 Singles 85 24%
 Singles With Roommate 16 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 246 69%
 Households with Kids 112 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male436740374669427691666
Female274362396337876491045
Total6101010102616109916129131018261011

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24736 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24736 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24736 real estate data, the median home value of $72,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24736. Rentals in 24736 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 902 100%
 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 77 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 216 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 14%
 Households Vacant 119 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 14%
 2 Bedroom 11 19%
 3+ Bedroom 38 67%
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 $34,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24736 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 24736. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 206 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 40 6%
 No Earnings 470 66%
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 206 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 40 6%
 No Earnings 470 66%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 226 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 1%
 Worked at Home 8 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 109 34%
 High School Graduate 216 66%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 121 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24736

ZIP Code 24736 is in the Mercer County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24736.

Lashmeet/Matoaka School
Route 10
Matoaka, WV 24736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mercer County School District

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