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ZIP Code 24811

Post Office City:Avondale, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: McDowell County
Timezone: Eastern (4:23am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -81.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24811

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 24811. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 24811 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Avondale, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24811 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24811 is located in southwest West 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 24811 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 24811 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 599
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 276
Median Home Value $58,800
Land Area 15.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 235
Median Household Income $16,331

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 5101525
85 Plus459


 Male 287 48%
 Female 312 52%


 White 592 98.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus808

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 131 56%
 Single Guardian 35 15%
 Singles 57 24%
 Singles With Roommate 12 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 156 66%
 Households with Kids 79 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24811 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24811 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24811 real estate data, the median home value of $58,800 is low 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 24811. Rentals in 24811 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24811 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 599 100%
 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 45 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 152 55%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 14%
 Households Vacant 41 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 19%
 3+ Bedroom 54 81%
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 $16,331 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24811 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24811 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. In 24811 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 40 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 14%
 No Earnings 485 80%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 40 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 14%
 No Earnings 485 80%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 98 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 153 30%
 High School Graduate 265 52%
 Associate's degree 37 7%
 Bachelor's degree 27 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 24 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 78 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24811

ZIP Code 24811 is in the Mcdowell County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24811.

Sandy River Middle School
Route 80
Avondale, WV 24811
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District

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