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ZIP Code 24747

Primary City:Rock, WV (View All Cities)
County: Mercer County
Timezone: Eastern (1:58am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -81.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24747

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24747. 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 24747. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24747, 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:
Rock, WV
Acceptable:
Duhring, Mc Comas

Stats and Demographics for the 24747 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24747 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 24747 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 24747 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,006
Population Density 76 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,386
Median Home Value $62,300
Land Area 39.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,201
Median Household Income $33,682

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
Male878910999685882105101108115129137936538247
Female77821148762488896821141151351288162463837
Total164171223186130106170201183222230264265174127846244

Gender

 Male 1,514 50%
 Female 1,492 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,940 97.8%
 Black Or African American 26 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23771541982681759135
Renter103335313615164
Total3311018922930419010739

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 704 59%
 Single Guardian 177 15%
 Singles 269 22%
 Singles With Roommate 51 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 841 70%
 Households with Kids 360 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1517172321142513161417243123261415242020
Female111713211411191721232626241514281320129
Total2634304435254430373743505538404228443229

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24747 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24747 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24747 real estate data, the median home value of $62,300 is low 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 24747. Rentals in 24747 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24747 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,006 100%
 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 414 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 607 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 180 13%
 Households Vacant 185 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 12 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 97 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 38 20%
 3+ Bedroom 149 80%
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 $33,682 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24747 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 24747 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 588 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 17%
 No Earnings 1,340 58%
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 588 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 17%
 No Earnings 1,340 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 780 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 20 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. 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 308 30.6%
 High School Graduate 630 62.5%
 Associate's degree 42 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 13 1.3%
 Master's degree 7 0.7%
 Professional school degree 8 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 618 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24747

ZIP Code 24747 is in the Mercer County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24747.

Montcalm Elementary School
Rt 2 Box 35
Rock, WV 24747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mercer County School District

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