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ZIP Code 24986

Primary City:White Sulphur Springs, WV (View All Cities)
County: Greenbrier County
Timezone: Eastern (10:51pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.9, -80.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24986

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24986. 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 24986. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24986, 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:
White Sulphur Springs, WV
Acceptable:
Neola, Wht Sphr Spgs, Wht Sulphur S, Wht Sulphur Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 24986 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24986 is located in south West Virginia and covers a large 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 24986 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24986 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,216
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,267
Median Home Value $89,700
Land Area 223.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,252
Median Household Income $36,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male118129149167278140139109156176184199197161118956942
Female130123119137132145137138139188206210203161148959683
Total248252268304410285276247295364390409400322266190165125

Gender

 Male 2,626 50%
 Female 2,590 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,687 89.9%
 Black Or African American 390 7.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 29 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 82 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1812419030638331221768
Renter58134110112104633716
Total7625830041848737525484

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,067 47%
 Single Guardian 356 16%
 Singles 718 32%
 Singles With Roommate 111 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,693 75%
 Households with Kids 559 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2422292217232931291832314226332227275865
Female2323282222252121343718251227182432313223
Total4745574439485052635550565453514659589088

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24986 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24986 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24986 real estate data, the median home value of $89,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24986 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24986 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24986 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,932 94.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 213 4.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 61 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 763 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 855 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 634 19%
 Households Vacant 1,015 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 127 12.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.9%
 For Sale Only 43 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 601 59.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 232 22.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 4%
 1 Bedroom 97 14%
 2 Bedroom 202 29%
 3+ Bedroom 368 53%
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 $36,438 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24986 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24986 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 24986 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,587 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,046 23%
 No Earnings 2,003 43%
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 1,587 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,046 23%
 No Earnings 2,003 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,123 92.5%
 Public transportation 12 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 139 6.1%
 Worked at Home 12 0.5%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 370 19.6%
 High School Graduate 1,293 68.5%
 Associate's degree 115 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 89 4.7%
 Master's degree 13 0.7%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 711 82.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24986

ZIP Code 24986 is in the Institutional Educational Programs School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24986.

Anthony Center
Hc 70 Route 92
White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Institutional Educational Programs School District
White Sulphur Elementary
150 Reed St
White Sulphur Spri, WV 24986
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenbrier County School District

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