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ZIP Code 24635

Post Office City:Pocahontas, VA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Tazewell County
Timezone: Eastern (8:30am)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.31, -81.34
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24635

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Primary/preferred city:
Pocahontas, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24635 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24635 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 24635 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24635 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,650
Population Density 282 people per sq mi
Housing Units 330
Median Home Value $31,700
Land Area 5.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 280
Median Household Income $26,359

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 47

Under 5202040
85 Plus61016


 Male 1,320 80%
 Female 330 20%


 White 1,146 69.5%
 Black Or African American 467 28.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 7 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus13215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 109 39%
 Single Guardian 56 20%
 Singles 99 35%
 Singles With Roommate 16 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 207 74%
 Households with Kids 73 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24635 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 24635 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24635 real estate data, the median home value of $31,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24635 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24635 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24635 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Pocahontas, VA house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 627 38%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,023 62%
 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 46 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 145 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 27%
 Households Vacant 50 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Sale Only 7 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 45 41%
 2 Bedroom 31 28%
 3+ Bedroom 33 30%
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 $26,359 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24635 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 24635 can expect to fall in that range. 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 211 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 274 26%
 No Earnings 579 54%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 211 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 274 26%
 No Earnings 579 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 170 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 4%
 Worked at Home 5 3%
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 212 22.4%
 High School Graduate 635 67.1%
 Associate's degree 82 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 17 1.8%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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