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ZIP Code 24148

Post Office City:Ridgeway, VA (View All Cities)
County: Henry County
Timezone: Eastern (3:03am)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -79.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24148

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 24148. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 24148 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:
Ridgeway, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24148 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24148 is located in south 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 24148 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24148 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,013
Population Density 112 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,853
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 71.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,402
Median Household Income $40,159

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5217206423
5-9193196389
10-14237209446
15-19227230457
20-24201168369
25-29207178385
30-34191201392
35-39252240492
40-44285281566
45-49324330654
50-54348338686
55-59306333639
60-64282328610
65-69256266522
70-74175182357
75-79108165273
80-8491124215
85 Plus4989138

Gender

 Male 3,949 49%
 Female 4,064 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,503 81.2%
 Black Or African American 1,246 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.3%
 Asian 43 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 98 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 97 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24245175
25-34176138314
35-44384138522
45-54585136721
55-64630112742
65-7451061571
75-8430541346
85 Plus1029111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,775 52%
 Single Guardian 562 17%
 Singles 949 28%
 Singles With Roommate 116 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,453 72%
 Households with Kids 949 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1334578
2414485
35847105
4443882
5374077
6434184
7373774
8433982
9333972
105347100
11514495
12534396
13373471
14434184
15415091
164953102
17534699
18504696
19343569
20423678

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24148 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24148 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 24148 real estate data, the median home value of $98,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24148. Rentals in 24148 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24148 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,860 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 115 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,439 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,277 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 686 18%
 Households Vacant 451 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 100 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 62 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 202 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 99 13%
 2 Bedroom 406 51%
 3+ Bedroom 284 36%
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 $40,159 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24148 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 24148 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,289 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,486 23%
 No Earnings 2,619 41%
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 2,289 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,486 23%
 No Earnings 2,619 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,012 95.9%
 Public transportation 20 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 0.7%
 Worked at Home 87 2.8%
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 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 1,030 18.0%
 High School Graduate 3,356 58.7%
 Associate's degree 766 13.4%
 Bachelor's degree 402 7.0%
 Master's degree 136 2.4%
 Professional school degree 17 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,055 81.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24148

ZIP Code 24148 is in the following school districts: Department of Corrections School District and Henry County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24148.

Patrick Henry Corr Unit #28
18155 a Philpott Hwy
Ridgeway, VA 24148
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Drewry Mason Elementary
45 Drewry Mason Dr
Ridgeway, VA 24148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County Public Schools
Magna Vista High School
701 Magna Vista School Rd
Ridgeway, VA 24148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henry County Public Schools

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