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ZIP Code 24066

Primary City:Buchanan, VA (View All Cities)
County: Botetourt County
Timezone: Eastern (12:53am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.6, -79.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24066

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24066. 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 24066. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24066, 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:
Buchanan, VA
Acceptable:
Lithia

Stats and Demographics for the 24066 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24066 is located in central Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 24066 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 24066 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,883
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,387
Median Home Value $147,800
Land Area 160.65 sq mi
Water Area 1.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,053
Median Household Income $48,686

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5120108228
5-9166122288
10-14158157315
15-19148125273
20-24103118221
25-2910186187
30-34103130233
35-39143148291
40-44182178360
45-49224213437
50-54238218456
55-59183202385
60-64189173362
65-69123155278
70-74105103208
75-797689165
80-844966115
85 Plus235881

Gender

 Male 2,434 50%
 Female 2,449 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,681 95.9%
 Black Or African American 106 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.3%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24173552
25-3411371184
35-4426672338
45-5440371474
55-6438345428
65-7428926315
75-8418124205
85 Plus49857

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,130 55%
 Single Guardian 299 15%
 Singles 545 27%
 Singles With Roommate 79 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,468 72%
 Households with Kids 585 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1162440
2292958
3262147
4281442
5281745
6352863
7342660
8362460
9332760
10323062
11273663
12333669
13332659
14332962
15362662
16263157
17302555
18292251
19272148
20242246

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24066 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24066 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24066 real estate data, the median home value of $147,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24066 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24066 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24066 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,883 100%
 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 1,016 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 685 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 352 15%
 Households Vacant 334 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 8.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 40 12.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 5.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 102 30.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 143 42.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 4%
 2 Bedroom 131 43%
 3+ Bedroom 163 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 $48,686 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24066 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. 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 24066. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,612 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 814 23%
 No Earnings 1,186 33%
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 1,612 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 814 23%
 No Earnings 1,186 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,028 95.6%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 1.9%
 Worked at Home 50 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 204 13.6%
 High School Graduate 958 64.1%
 Associate's degree 75 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 182 12.2%
 Master's degree 44 2.9%
 Professional school degree 22 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 622 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 138 16.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24066

ZIP Code 24066 is in the Botetourt County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24066.

Buchanan Elementary
255 Schoolhouse Rd
Buchanan, VA 24066
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Botetourt County Public Schools
James River High School
9906 Springwood Rd
Buchanan, VA 24066
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Botetourt County Public Schools

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