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ZIP Code 24347

Primary City:Hiwassee, VA (View All Cities)
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Eastern (2:51am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.9, -80.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24347

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24347. 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 24347. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24347, 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:
Hiwassee, VA
Acceptable:
Allisonia

Stats and Demographics for the 24347 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24347 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 24347 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24347 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,931
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,094
Median Home Value $157,300
Land Area 79.37 sq mi
Water Area 1.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 804
Median Household Income $52,587

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5394180
5-95647103
10-147768145
15-196454118
20-24524698
25-29412970
30-34475097
35-396077137
40-449268160
45-497772149
50-547669145
55-598176157
60-646869137
65-696854122
70-74433982
75-79313566
80-84202646
85 Plus61319

Gender

 Male 998 52%
 Female 933 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,863 96.5%
 Black Or African American 46 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101222
25-34511970
35-4412127148
45-5414916165
55-6415016166
65-7412412136
75-8472981
85 Plus13316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 450 56%
 Single Guardian 115 14%
 Singles 214 27%
 Singles With Roommate 25 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 567 71%
 Households with Kids 237 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18816
29211
311819
431518
591322
68513
7101121
812921
917926
1016925
11161733
12121729
13121325
14211233
1511617
16161228
1791625
18151126
1913922
20131427

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24347 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24347 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24347 real estate data, the median home value of $157,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24347. Rentals in 24347 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24347 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,931 100%
 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 396 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 294 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 114 10%
 Households Vacant 290 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 19 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 186 64%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 10 8%
 3+ Bedroom 111 92%
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 $52,587 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24347 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 24347 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 629 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 326 22%
 No Earnings 537 36%
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 629 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 326 22%
 No Earnings 537 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 820 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 13 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 18 2%
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 139 22%
 High School Graduate 402 65%
 Associate's degree 10 2%
 Bachelor's degree 57 9%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 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 295 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 85 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24347

ZIP Code 24347 is in the Pulaski County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24347.

Snowville Elementary
4858 Lead Mine Rd
Hiwassee, VA 24347
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County Public Schools

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