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Zip Code 24078 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 24078 is 7,543 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.27 | Zip Code 24078 land area is 6.9231 sq. miles | Population density is 1,089.54 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 24078

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 39.9
Median Age - Male 37.4
Median Age - Female 43.6

Median age of zip code 24078 is 7.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 7.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 24078 is 11.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 4.5% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 24078 median age is 0.7% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 13.2% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 24078

White population 5755
Black or African American population 1474
Asian population 60
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 116

Region of birth

Zip code 24078 ancestry distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 0.9%
English 14.4% French No Basque 0.4%
French Canadian 0.1% German 6.6%
Greek 0% Hungarian 0%
Irish 8.2% Italian 0.4%
Lithuanian 0.3% Norwegian 0.9%
Polish 0.2% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0.1% Scotch-Irish 1.7%
Scottish 1.4% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 0.3% Swedish 0.3%
Swiss 0.3% Ukrainian 0%
USA 19.9% Welsh 0.1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 18%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 24078

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1894
Married couples 69.85%
Other couples 30.15%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 24078

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 24.82% 42.79%
$30,000 and $50,000 21.07% 20.22%
$50,000 and $100,000 36.01% 25.02%
$100,000 and $200,000 13.04% 8.37%
$200,000 or more 5.07% 3.6%

Households by size in zip code 24078

Household language in zip code 24078

English language 88.99%
Spanish language 9.55%
Other European language 1.13%
Asian language 0.33%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 24078

Total Occupied housing units 3393
Detached housing units 65.22%
Attached housing units 1.62%
2 units 2.59%
3 - 4 units 4.75%
5 - 9 units 3.68%
10 - 19 units 3.65%
20 - 49 units 1.39%
50 or more units 0.85%
Mobile homes 16.24%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 24078

Use car, track or Van 96.58%
Use public transportation 0.36%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 1.88%
Work at home 1.18%

School attendance in zip code 24078

Attent Preschool programs 2.28%
Attend Public School 12.85%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.55%
Attent graduate studies 1.18%
Not enrolled in school 79.14%

Highest school attainment in zip code 24078

Less then 9th grade 11.1%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 15.95%
High school diploma 28.89%
Some college, no degree 19.77%
Associate degree 10.45%
Bachelor's degree 11.56%
Graduate or professional degree 2.28%

Real Estate in zip code 24078

Housing occupied 91.26%
Housing vacant 8.74%
Housing occupied by owner 66.28%
Housing occupied by tenant 33.72%
Total Rented Units 1144
Median Contract Gross Rent $424
Median Gross Rent $584
Median Home Value $119,200

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 24078 median gross rent is 37.74% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 24078

Studio $0
1 Bedroom $0
2 Bedrooms $0
3 Bedrooms $0
4 Bedrooms $0
AVERAGE RENT $0

Housing units in zip code 24078

Total housing units 3718
Detached housing units 64.17%
Attached housing units 1.48%
2 units 2.37%
3 - 4 units 4.33%
5 - 9 units 3.9%
10 - 19 units 5.16%
20 - 49 units 1.26%
50 or more units 0.78%
Mobile homes 16.54%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 24078

Total Real Estate Taxes $1,433,500
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $863,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $570,400

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Zip Codes Near 24078

Zip Code City County Distance
24168 Stanleytown Henry 2.95 ml
24089 Fieldale Henry 3.26 ml
24055 Bassett Henry 3.41 ml
24112 Martinsville Martinsville 4.01 ml
24148 Ridgeway Henry 6.06 ml
24102 Henry Franklin 8.9 ml
24054 Axton Henry 10.19 ml
24165 Spencer Henry 10.27 ml
24133 Patrick Springs Patrick 12.53 ml
24088 Ferrum Franklin 12.84 ml