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ZIP Code 24887

Primary City:Switchback, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Mcdowell County
Timezone: Eastern (5:26pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.40, -81.39
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24887

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24887. 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 24887. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24887, 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:
Switchback, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24887 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24887 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 24887 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24887 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 67
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 28
Land Area 2.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 26

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male202032201332401310
Female130161201434224301
Total332193402766625611

Gender

 Male 29 43%
 Female 38 57%
Gender

Race

 White 52 78%
 Black Or African American 15 22%
 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 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13036341
Renter11001110
Total24037451

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 12 46%
 Single Guardian 10 38%
 Singles 3 12%
 Singles With Roommate 1 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 19 73%
 Households with Kids 7 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01010000010001000000
Female10002100000000100004
Total11012100010001100004

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24887 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24887 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 67 100%
 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 1 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 20 71%
 Renter Occupied Households 5 18%
 Households Vacant 2 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 58 100%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 58 100%
Source of Earnings

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 7 35%
 High School Graduate 13 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 48 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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