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Zip Code 24540 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 24540 is 31,329 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.12 | Zip Code 24540 land area is 76.0444 sq. miles | Population density is 411.98 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 24540

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 43.4
Median Age - Male 40.7
Median Age - Female 46.2

Median age of zip code 24540 is 0.2% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 16.7% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 24540 is 2.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 13.7% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 24540 median age is 0.2% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 20% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 24540

White population 17851
Black or African American population 12140
Asian population 205
American Indian and Alaska Native population 23
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 8
Other population 395

Region of birth

Zip code 24540 ancestry distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0.1%
Danish 0% Dutch 0.5%
English 8.1% French No Basque 0.8%
French Canadian 0.1% German 3.6%
Greek 0.5% Hungarian 0%
Irish 4.9% Italian 0.6%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0.1%
Polish 0.2% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0% Scotch-Irish 1.8%
Scottish 1% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 1% Swedish 0.1%
Swiss 0.2% Ukrainian 0%
USA 17% Welsh 0.4%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 36.9%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 24540

Family Type Distribution
Total families 8583
Married couples 69.17%
Other couples 30.83%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 24540

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 29.28% 40.49%
$30,000 and $50,000 21.68% 22.37%
$50,000 and $100,000 36.46% 27.98%
$100,000 and $200,000 11.38% 8.39%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 0.77%

Households by size in zip code 24540

Household language in zip code 24540

English language 96.1%
Spanish language 2.66%
Other European language 0.61%
Asian language 0.48%
Other language 0.15%

Population by housing unit in zip code 24540

Total Occupied housing units 13324
Detached housing units 75.17%
Attached housing units 1.52%
2 units 1.46%
3 - 4 units 3.28%
5 - 9 units 2.33%
10 - 19 units 5.26%
20 - 49 units 1.13%
50 or more units 2.4%
Mobile homes 7.45%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 24540

Use car, track or Van 94.55%
Use public transportation 1.76%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0.08%
Walk to work 1.42%
Work at home 2.19%

School attendance in zip code 24540

Attent Preschool programs 3.31%
Attend Public School 15.6%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.16%
Attent graduate studies 0.69%
Not enrolled in school 75.24%

Highest school attainment in zip code 24540

Less then 9th grade 8.87%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 12.54%
High school diploma 30.41%
Some college, no degree 25.57%
Associate degree 10.29%
Bachelor's degree 11.53%
Graduate or professional degree 0.79%

Real Estate in zip code 24540

Housing occupied 85.84%
Housing vacant 14.16%
Housing occupied by owner 65.54%
Housing occupied by tenant 34.46%
Total Rented Units 4592
Median Contract Gross Rent $428
Median Gross Rent $647
Median Home Value $97,900

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 24540 median gross rent is 51.17% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 24540

Studio $430
1 Bedroom $490
2 Bedrooms $630
3 Bedrooms $790
4 Bedrooms $840
AVERAGE RENT $636

Average rent in zip code 24540 ($636.00) is 5.4% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 32% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 24540 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 5.9% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 2.9% higher, two bedroom rent is 6.2% higher, three bedroom rent is 6.3% higher, four bedroom rent is 5.1% higher.

Housing units in zip code 24540

Total housing units 15522
Detached housing units 74.39%
Attached housing units 1.4%
2 units 2.06%
3 - 4 units 3.48%
5 - 9 units 2.37%
10 - 19 units 5.7%
20 - 49 units 1.16%
50 or more units 2.06%
Mobile homes 7.38%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 24540

Total Real Estate Taxes $6,132,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $3,341,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $2,790,900

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