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ZIP Code 24844

Primary City:Iaeger, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:58pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -81.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24844. 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 24844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24844, 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:
Iaeger, WV
Unacceptable:
Steeles

Stats and Demographics for the 24844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24844 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 24844 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 single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24844 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,810
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 909
Median Home Value $46,400
Land Area 56.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 798
Median Household Income $24,128

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5414788
5-9473279
10-145254106
15-195361114
20-24435396
25-29473582
30-345661117
35-395156107
40-446563128
45-496480144
50-548982171
55-595769126
60-646858126
65-696342105
70-74425294
75-79203555
80-84152944
85 Plus72128

Gender

 Male 880 49%
 Female 930 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,773 98.0%
 Black Or African American 15 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2416723
25-34643195
35-448833121
45-5415723180
55-6412520145
65-7411617133
75-8476480
85 Plus19221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 416 52%
 Single Guardian 121 15%
 Singles 230 29%
 Singles With Roommate 31 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 580 73%
 Households with Kids 218 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181321
27714
314822
46915
58715
613619
741014
810616
912315
1011920
1161420
1211920
1391019
14151227
1591120
16141125
1791423
18121527
1991019
20101020

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24844 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24844 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24844 real estate data, the median home value of $46,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24844 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24844 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,810 100%
 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 162 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 499 55%
 Renter Occupied Households 137 15%
 Households Vacant 111 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 6 7%
 2 Bedroom 33 36%
 3+ Bedroom 50 55%
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 $24,128 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24844 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, 24844 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 24844 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 397 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 10%
 No Earnings 978 64%
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 397 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 10%
 No Earnings 978 64%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 483 100%
 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 278 39.8%
 High School Graduate 386 55.3%
 Associate's degree 10 1.4%
 Bachelor's degree 2 0.3%
 Master's degree 22 3.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 175 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 91 34%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24844

ZIP Code 24844 is in the Mcdowell County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24844.

Iaeger Elementary School
Waters St
Iaeger, WV 24844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District

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