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ZIP Code 24271

Primary City:Nickelsville, VA (View All Cities)
County: Scott County
Timezone: Eastern (1:02pm)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -82.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24271

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24271. 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 24271. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24271, 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:
Nickelsville, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24271 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24271 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 24271 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 24271 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,689
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,405
Median Home Value $90,500
Land Area 62.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,152
Median Household Income $36,815

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57769146
5-95272124
10-147287159
15-198467151
20-246163124
25-295561116
30-348970159
35-397887165
40-4493105198
45-4911588203
50-5410397200
55-59110103213
60-6410796203
65-698399182
70-746062122
75-79435699
80-84373572
85 Plus153853

Gender

 Male 1,334 50%
 Female 1,355 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,639 98.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.4%
 Other Race 16 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-249918
25-348046126
35-4412458182
45-5415459213
55-6421141252
65-7415736193
75-8410323126
85 Plus36642

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 641 56%
 Single Guardian 164 14%
 Singles 305 26%
 Singles With Roommate 42 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 839 73%
 Households with Kids 313 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1171734
2142034
391221
4161228
591726
6141327
741519
8131427
9121325
10161329
11162642
12141731
13161632
14101525
15201030
16161329
17131427
18171532
19181533
20131730

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24271 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24271 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 24271 real estate data, the median home value of $90,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24271 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24271 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24271 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,689 100%
 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 335 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 539 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 278 20%
 Households Vacant 253 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 16.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 11 4.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 15.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 156 61.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 1%
 2 Bedroom 147 41%
 3+ Bedroom 206 58%
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 $36,815 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24271 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 24271. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 648 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 487 23%
 No Earnings 941 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 648 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 487 23%
 No Earnings 941 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 820 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 2%
 Worked at Home 41 5%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 245 26%
 High School Graduate 596 62%
 Associate's degree 22 2%
 Bachelor's degree 68 7%
 Master's degree 29 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 367 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24271

ZIP Code 24271 is in the Scott County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24271.

Nickelsville Elementary
Hwy 71
Nickelsville, VA 24271
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scott County Public Schools
Twin Springs High School
273 Titan Ln
Nickelsville, VA 24271
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Scott County Public Schools

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