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ZIP Code 24872

Primary City:Panther, WV (View All Cities)
County: Mcdowell County
Timezone: Eastern (3:14pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.50, -81.90
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24872

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24872. 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 24872. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24872, 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:
Panther, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24872 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24872 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 24872 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24872 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 783
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 391
Median Home Value $29,900
Land Area 30.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 334
Median Household Income $17,201

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male192425222523193333373425242212544
Female19202730201919342835363327209647
Total38445252454238676172705851422111811

Gender

 Male 390 50%
 Female 393 50%
Gender

Race

 White 779 99.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner62746685935136
Renter771119161103
Total133457877546139

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 164 49%
 Single Guardian 61 18%
 Singles 92 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 225 67%
 Households with Kids 109 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male44236277249354245656
Female339362165773554556104
Total771161248137111661096910121510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24872 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24872 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24872 real estate data, the median home value of $29,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24872 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24872 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24872 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 783 100%
 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 42 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 218 56%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 19%
 Households Vacant 57 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 74%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 47 80%
 3+ Bedroom 12 20%
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 $17,201 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24872 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. 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, 24872 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 24872. 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 149 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 4%
 No Earnings 482 73%
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 149 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 4%
 No Earnings 482 73%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 149 100%
 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 165 52%
 High School Graduate 152 48%
 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 101 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 72 42%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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