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ZIP Code 24857

Primary City:Lynco, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Wyoming County
Timezone: Eastern (7:17pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.688, -81.656
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24857

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24857. 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 24857. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24857, 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:
Lynco, WV
Unacceptable:
Lillydale

Stats and Demographics for the 24857 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24857 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 24857 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24857 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 984
Population Density 119 people per sq mi
Housing Units 426
Median Home Value $60,300
Land Area 8.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 401
Median Household Income $27,404

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2030282823252532323546633226181443
Female34113141212430273157403639202315119
Total544159694449555963928699714641291512

Gender

 Male 484 49%
 Female 500 51%
Gender

Race

 White 969 98.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 11 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner72744678560348
Renter610131814530
Total133757859965378

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 230 57%
 Single Guardian 70 17%
 Singles 90 22%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 278 69%
 Households with Kids 123 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male24556467784493774914
Female7587123326349939121072
Total991312769109147818121016161986

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24857 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24857 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 24857 real estate data, the median home value of $60,300 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 24857. Rentals in 24857 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24857 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 984 100%
 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 134 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 198 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 16%
 Households Vacant 25 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 64%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 48 100%
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 $27,404 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24857 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 24857 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24857 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 24857 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 150 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 5%
 No Earnings 458 71%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 150 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 5%
 No Earnings 458 71%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 152 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 16%
 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 82 28%
 High School Graduate 182 63%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 26 9%
 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 52 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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