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ZIP Code 24878

Primary City:Premier, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Mcdowell County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -81.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24878

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24878. 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 24878. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24878, 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:
Premier, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24878 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24878 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 24878 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24878 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 337
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 163
Median Home Value $23,300
Land Area 8.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 145
Median Household Income $16,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male61213467125138132021103245
Female1089787839171021161452118
Total162022111414208222523413724841513

Gender

 Male 164 49%
 Female 173 51%
Gender

Race

 White 311 92%
 Black Or African American 20 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 6 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01410254119137
Renter14334100
Total11813284520137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 80 55%
 Single Guardian 28 19%
 Singles 31 21%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 108 74%
 Households with Kids 37 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12214321235122010213
Female33011114122320221202
Total45225435357442231415

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24878 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24878 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24878 real estate data, the median home value of $23,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24878 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24878 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24878 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 337 100%
 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 30 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 99 61%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 10%
 Households Vacant 18 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 35%
 3+ Bedroom 26 65%
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 $16,429 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24878 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, 24878 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. More commuters in 24878 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 100 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 21 7%
 No Earnings 199 62%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 100 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 21 7%
 No Earnings 199 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 121 100%
 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 53 35%
 High School Graduate 97 65%
 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 163 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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