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ZIP Code 24873

Primary City:Paynesville, WV (View All Cities)
County: Mcdowell County
Timezone: Eastern (5:45pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -81.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24873

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24873. 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 24873. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24873, 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:
Paynesville, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24873 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24873 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 24873 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24873 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 600
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 331
Median Home Value $47,900
Land Area 16.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 273
Median Household Income $20,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5201333
5-913922
10-14121022
15-19181432
20-24262248
25-2971926
30-34121426
35-39151328
40-44181937
45-49232447
50-54233154
55-59303161
60-64201838
65-69182139
70-74162541
75-797815
80-8461420
85 Plus2911

Gender

 Male 286 48%
 Female 314 52%
Gender

Race

 White 593 98.8%
 Black Or African American 4 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2412820
25-349615
35-4425530
45-5452153
55-6457663
65-7451556
75-8426329
85 Plus527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 146 53%
 Single Guardian 38 14%
 Singles 84 31%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 210 77%
 Households with Kids 63 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1437
2404
36511
4314
5112
6112
7235
8314
9639
10404
11112
12347
13213
14246
15527
16415
175510
18213
19257
20369

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24873 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24873 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 24873 real estate data, the median home value of $47,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24873 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24873 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24873 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 600 100%
 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 36 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 61%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 11%
 Households Vacant 58 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 74%
 3+ Bedroom 5 26%
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 $20,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24873 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. A higher percentage of people in 24873 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 24873 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 90 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 41 9%
 No Earnings 333 72%
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 90 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 41 9%
 No Earnings 333 72%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 96 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 27 22%
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 111 57%
 High School Graduate 68 35%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 15 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 29 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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