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ZIP Code 24236

Primary City:Damascus, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (12:03pm)
Coordinates:36.7, -81.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24236. 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 24236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24236, 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:
Damascus, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24236 is located in southwest 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 24236 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 24236 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,085
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,655
Median Home Value $104,100
Land Area 56.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,377
Median Household Income $32,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56375138
5-99080170
10-148585170
15-198577162
20-245682138
25-298673159
30-346379142
35-398892180
40-44117121238
45-49113108221
50-54108137245
55-59117121238
60-64119134253
65-69104104208
70-748370153
75-795466120
80-84284573
85 Plus275077

Gender

 Male 1,486 48%
 Female 1,599 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,034 98.3%
 Black Or African American 15 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 18 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24102333
25-345773130
35-4412491215
45-5417091261
55-6422458282
65-7418453237
75-8412332155
85 Plus471764

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 674 49%
 Single Guardian 217 16%
 Singles 413 30%
 Singles With Roommate 73 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,037 75%
 Households with Kids 340 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1141327
2131427
3141630
4111728
5161733
6171027
7212142
8191332
9171936
10231639
11141024
12161329
13172239
14152439
1572128
16191332
17181634
1824933
19171835
20111930

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24236 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24236 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 24236 real estate data, the median home value of $104,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24236 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24236 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,085 100%
 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 441 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 498 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 438 26%
 Households Vacant 278 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 14 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 36%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 7%
 1 Bedroom 119 23%
 2 Bedroom 148 29%
 3+ Bedroom 204 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 $32,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24236 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, 24236 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. However, that is not the case in 24236. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 912 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 620 22%
 No Earnings 1,271 45%
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 912 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 620 22%
 No Earnings 1,271 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,369 98.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.2%
 Worked at Home 22 1.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 249 20.8%
 High School Graduate 733 61.1%
 Associate's degree 61 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 74 6.2%
 Master's degree 66 5.5%
 Professional school degree 5 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 484 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 0.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 99 16.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24236

ZIP Code 24236 is in the Washington County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24236.

Damascus Middle School
32101 Government Rd
Damascus, VA 24236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Washington County Public Schools
Holston High School
21308 Monroe Rd
Damascus, VA 24236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washington County Public Schools

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