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ZIP Code 24151

Primary City:Rocky Mount, VA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (3:09pm)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.0, -79.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24151

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24151. 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 24151. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24151, 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:
Rocky Mount, VA
Unacceptable:
Franklin Heights

Stats and Demographics for the 24151 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24151 is located in south 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 24151 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24151 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,000
Population Density 123 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,057
Median Home Value $145,600
Land Area 162.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,121
Median Household Income $38,887

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56746421,316
5-96195881,207
10-146146061,220
15-196626351,297
20-245625791,141
25-295355701,105
30-345344911,025
35-395726151,187
40-446817281,409
45-498008001,600
50-547797431,522
55-596316911,322
60-646156461,261
65-694545561,010
70-74365410775
75-79276388664
80-84169293462
85 Plus121356477

Gender

 Male 9,663 48%
 Female 10,337 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,155 80.8%
 Black Or African American 2,857 14.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.4%
 Asian 113 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 402 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 389 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24100251351
25-34478469947
35-449074671,374
45-541,2874711,758
55-641,2423321,574
65-749281861,114
75-84626118744
85 Plus19069259

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,844 47%
 Single Guardian 1,605 20%
 Singles 2,259 28%
 Singles With Roommate 413 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,574 69%
 Households with Kids 2,547 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1129127256
2147125272
3126131257
4135121256
5121118239
611697213
7126114240
8126109235
9130150280
10112140252
11118116234
12122118240
13121121242
14141111252
15135125260
16130124254
17137139276
18131132263
19129115244
20134125259

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24151 has a slightly less than average 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 24151 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 24151 real estate data, the median home value of $145,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24151 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24151 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24151 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,559 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 54 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 258 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 31 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 98 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,323 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,435 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,363 26%
 Households Vacant 936 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 205 21.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.3%
 For Sale Only 143 15.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 42 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 95 10.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 438 46.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 509 21%
 2 Bedroom 927 39%
 3+ Bedroom 955 40%
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 $38,887 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24151 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. Most commuters in 24151 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,306 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,336 22%
 No Earnings 5,813 38%
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 6,306 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,336 22%
 No Earnings 5,813 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,751 94.0%
 Public transportation 36 0.4%
 Taxicab 15 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 188 2.3%
 Worked at Home 258 3.1%
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 1,180 19.0%
 High School Graduate 3,765 60.5%
 Associate's degree 298 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 642 10.3%
 Master's degree 265 4.3%
 Professional school degree 48 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,706 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 431 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 263 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24151

ZIP Code 24151 is in the Franklin County Public Schools. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24151.

Lee M. Waid Elementary
540 East Court St
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County Public Schools
Rocky Mount Elementary
555 School Board Rd
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County Public Schools
Sontag Elementary
3101 Sontag Rd
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County Public Schools
Ben. Franklin Middle-East
375 Middle School Rd
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin County Public Schools
Franklin County High School
700 Tanyard Rd
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin County Public Schools
Gereau Center for Apl Tech&career Expl
150 Technology Dr
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Franklin County Public Schools
Ben. Franklin Middle-West
225 Middle School Rd
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Franklin County Public Schools
Christian Heritage Academy
625 Glennwood Dr
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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