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ZIP Code 24073

Post Office City:Christiansburg, VA (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -80.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24073

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 24073. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 24073 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Christiansburg, VA
Acceptable:
Christiansbrg
Unacceptable:
Cambria, Christnsbrg, Prices Fork

Stats and Demographics for the 24073 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24073 is located in southern 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 24073 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 24073 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,793
Population Density 336 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,314
Median Home Value $176,700
Land Area 88.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,349
Median Household Income $51,055

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0611,0002,061
5-99339281,861
10-148969411,837
15-198648541,718
20-249969781,974
25-291,2041,2482,452
30-341,0971,0482,145
35-391,1421,1982,340
40-441,0541,0272,081
45-491,0341,1052,139
50-549301,0351,965
55-599279681,895
60-647209401,660
65-695636341,197
70-74419463882
75-79288383671
80-84204306510
85 Plus118287405

Gender

 Male 14,450 49%
 Female 15,343 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,228 91.4%
 Black Or African American 1,444 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73 0.2%
 Asian 335 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 178 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 526 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24143548691
25-341,1401,1442,284
35-441,5778332,410
45-541,6796612,340
55-641,7034332,136
65-741,1312151,346
75-84714135849
85 Plus182111293

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,212 50%
 Single Guardian 1,884 15%
 Singles 3,299 27%
 Singles With Roommate 954 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,457 68%
 Households with Kids 3,892 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1199209408
2215234449
3228195423
4206177383
5194197391
6194194388
7174167341
8173173346
9198197395
10203206409
11161181342
12170183353
13157166323
14205205410
15186175361
16188174362
17166182348
18163168331
19161155316
20171140311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24073 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24073 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 24073 real estate data, the median home value of $176,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24073. Rentals in 24073 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24073 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,491 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 84 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 61 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 11 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 125 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,688 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,581 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,080 31%
 Households Vacant 965 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 321 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 264 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 221 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 252 6.2%
 2 Bedroom 2,075 50.9%
 3+ Bedroom 1,729 42.4%
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 $51,055 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24073 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. More commuters in 24073 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.

For more information, see Christiansburg, VA incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,928 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,773 25%
 No Earnings 6,792 29%
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 10,928 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,773 25%
 No Earnings 6,792 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,229 94.2%
 Public transportation 26 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 27 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 109 0.7%
 Worked at Home 708 4.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,034 10%
 High School Graduate 9,643 48%
 Associate's degree 1,806 9%
 Bachelor's degree 4,470 22%
 Master's degree 1,470 7%
 Professional school degree 290 1%
 Doctorate degree 441 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,115 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 493 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 702 13.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24073

ZIP Code 24073 is in the following school districts: Montgomery County Public Schools and Private. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24073.

Falling Branch Elementary
735 Falling Branch Rd
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Christiansburg Middle School
1205 Buffalo Drive NW
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Christiansburg Primary
240 Betty Drive
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Christiansburg Elementary
160 Wades Lane
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Christiansburg High School
100 Independence Blvd
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Pathway Christian Academy
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite B
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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