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ZIP Code 24862

Primary City:Mohawk, WV (View All Cities)
County: Mcdowell County
Timezone: Eastern (11:00pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.50, -81.90
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24862

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24862. 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 24862. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24862, 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:
Mohawk, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24862 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24862 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 24862 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24862 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 651
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 326
Median Home Value $55,400
Land Area 10.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 268
Median Household Income $31,343

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male182019201722202221252332321815744
Female24231619923161926302721201412247
Total4243353926453641475550535232279811

Gender

 Male 339 52%
 Female 312 48%
Gender

Race

 White 648 99.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner626324558361210
Renter351675430
Total931485263401510

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 155 58%
 Single Guardian 36 13%
 Singles 72 27%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 177 66%
 Households with Kids 91 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22541259324463149421
Female54645364542442625511
Total7611865111386681057614932

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24862 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24862 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 24862 real estate data, the median home value of $55,400 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 24862. Rentals in 24862 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24862 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 651 100%
 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 35 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 190 58%
 Renter Occupied Households 43 13%
 Households Vacant 58 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 20%
 3+ Bedroom 20 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 $31,343 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24862 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24862 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. However, that is not the case in 24862. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 98 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 5%
 No Earnings 312 73%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 98 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 5%
 No Earnings 312 73%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 108 100%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 141 63%
 High School Graduate 84 37%
 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 20 48%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 33%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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