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ZIP Code 24830

Primary City:Elbert, WV (View All Cities)
County: Mcdowell County
Timezone: Eastern (8:44am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -81.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24830

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24830. 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 24830. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24830, 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:
Elbert, WV
Acceptable:
Filbert

Stats and Demographics for the 24830 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24830 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 24830 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24830 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 139
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 111
Median Home Value $28,300
Land Area 8.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 70
Median Household Income $33,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 59

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male124636224575605344
Female340211233746637576
Total4648474571211111231281110

Gender

 Male 69 50%
 Female 70 50%
Gender

Race

 White 128 92%
 Black Or African American 8 6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner043111681210
Renter01101030
Total054111781510

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 21 30%
 Single Guardian 18 26%
 Singles 29 41%
 Singles With Roommate 2 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 54 77%
 Households with Kids 16 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00101100002020211111
Female00111201000000001100
Total00212301002020212211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24830 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24830 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24830 real estate data, the median home value of $28,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24830 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 139 100%
 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 10 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 54 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 5%
 Households Vacant 41 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24830 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24830 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 24830 can expect to fall in that range. 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 16 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 7%
 No Earnings 74 76%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 7%
 No Earnings 74 76%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 4%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 20 43%
 High School Graduate 27 57%
 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

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