24551 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Forest, VA (18.47%), Timberlake, VA (2.56%), Lynchburg, VA (0.62%)
Counties: Bedford County, VA (96.54%), Campbell County, VA (2.84%), Lynchburg city, VA (0.62%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 21,793
Zip code population in 2010: 20,667
Zip code population in 2000: 16,416

Houses and condos: 8,425
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,174
% of renters here:

14%
State:

34%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 24551: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 68.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 320 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.5% ($1,232)
Virginia:

0.8% ($1,877)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,316 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,022 (0.5%)

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Males: 11,149  (51.2%)
Females: 10,644  (48.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 24551:

For population 15 years and over in 24551:

Zip code 24551 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Races in zip code 24551

  • Zip code 24551 races chart
    • 18,119White population
    • 1,240Black population
    • 34American Indian population
    • 551Asian population
    • 3Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 27Some other race population
    • 202Two or more races population
    • 491Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 13,254
Rural population: 8,538

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $235,600
24551:

$235,600
Virginia:

$239,300



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in 24551 zip code as of August 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 24551 to the number of sex offenders is 1,242 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is smaller than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

42.0 years
Virginia median age:

37.6 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
Virginia:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 24551, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $76,699 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$76,699
State:

$71,192

Salary/wage: $63,600 (reported on 85.5% of returns)
Here:

$63,600
State:

$59,229
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 77.3% for AGIs below $25k, 73.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 77.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 50.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,800 (reported on 45.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,800
Virginia:

$1,600
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,115 (reported on 29.9% of returns)
Here:

$4,115
State:

$6,959
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$9,985 (reported on 22.8% of returns)
Here:

+$9,985
State:

+$16,672
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,754 (reported on 15.2% of returns)
Here:

+$11,754
State:

+$14,116
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.3% for AGIs below $25k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $16,869 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
24551:

$16,869
Virginia:

$16,667
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $25k, 4.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $21,525 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
24551:

$21,525
Virginia:

$25,373

Total itemized deductions: $24,492 (19% of AGI, reported on 45.3% of returns)
Here:

$24,492
State:

$26,596

Here:

19.2% of AGI
State:

20.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.1% for AGIs below $25k, 12.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $6,446 (reported on 39.2% of returns)
Here:

$6,446
State:

$4,443
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $8,002 (reported on 45.2% of returns)
24551:

$8,002
State:

$9,951
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,852 (reported on 9.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,852
State:

$2,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 24551, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $60,928 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$60,928
State:

$56,704

Salary/wage: $51,944 (reported on 87.0% of returns)
Here:

$51,944
State:

$48,441
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 170.9% for AGIs below $10k, 74.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 77.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,856 (reported on 54.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,856
Virginia:

$1,688
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.6% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,041 (reported on 33.3% of returns)
Here:

$3,041
State:

$4,028
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.9% for AGIs below $10k, 2.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$14,487 (reported on 28.0% of returns)
Here:

+$14,487
State:

+$14,375
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,607 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

+$11,607
State:

+$13,342
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.5% for AGIs below $10k, 4.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,278 (reported on 3.8% of returns)
24551:

$3,278
Virginia:

$2,943
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $12,059 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
Here:

$12,059
Virginia:

$17,430

Total itemized deductions: $18,642 (19% of AGI, reported on 49.4% of returns)
Here:

$18,642
State:

$21,492

Here:

19.4% of AGI
State:

21.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 19.6% for AGIs below $10k, 12.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 14.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 16.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 17.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,034 (4% of AGI, reported on 45.0% of returns)
Here:

$4,034
State:

$3,794

Here:

4.1% of AGI
State:

3.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $10k, 1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $9,099 (reported on 80.9% of returns)
24551:

$9,099
State:

$9,537
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.7% for AGIs below $10k, 4.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,549 (reported on 7.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,549
State:

$1,734

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 47.5%
Here:

47%
State:

52%
(% for various income ranges: 39.4% for AGIs below $10k, 46.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 51.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 49.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 43.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 53.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$73,776
Virginia:

$62,666
Forest, VA (24551) map Nearest zip codes: 24556, 24570, 24502, 24503, 24536, 24550.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

58.3%
Virginia:

51.4%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.5%
Virginia:

5.3%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 245
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 7,918


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 136 (111 now married, 25 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,630 (2,778 now married, 1,852 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 24551 with a mortgage: 4,866 (264 second mortgage, 840 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,123

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,591
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S361

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

4.9%
Whole state:

11.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

1.8%
Whole state:

6.3%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.6
State:

6.9
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.5
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 24551: Poplar Forest Golf Course (A), London Downs Golf Course (B), Camp Ruthers (C), Colonial Hills Golf Course (D), Ivy Hills Golf Club (E), Red House Volunteer Fire Department (F), Campbell County Rescue Squad Number 5 (G), Forest Fire Station Company Number5 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Forest Shopping Center (1), Graves Mill Shopping Center (2), Waterlick Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 24551 include: Academy Presbyterian Church (A), Altha Grove Church (B), Bethany Church (C), Bethel Church (D), Saint Johns Church (E), Saint Pauls Church (F), Saint Stephens Church (G), Chestnut Grove Church (H), Terrace View Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Virginia Memorial Park (1), Callaway-Steptoe Cemetery (2), Grange Cemetery (3), North Cemetery (4), Norwood Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Wildwood Lake (A), Poplar Forest Lake (B), Old Elkton Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Oak Mountain Branch (A), Lick Run (B), Cobbs Creek (C), Chestnut Branch (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 1282010 or later
  • 2,1192000 to 2009
  • 2,1861990 to 1999
  • 1,8401980 to 1989
  • 1,3131970 to 1979
  • 4051960 to 1969
  • 1281950 to 1959
  • 1121940 to 1949
  • 1941939 or earlier

Zip code 24551 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Forest, VA (24551)

  • 12no bedroom
  • 361 bedroom
  • 7082 bedrooms
  • 3,2223 bedrooms
  • 2,5144 bedrooms
  • 4975+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Forest, VA (24551)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 2181 bedroom
  • 6672 bedrooms
  • 1873 bedrooms
  • 844 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Forest, VA (24551) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 38no vehicle
  • 1,1421 vehicle
  • 2,9312 vehicles
  • 1,9263 vehicles
  • 6664 vehicles
  • 2865+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Forest, VA (24551) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 146no vehicle
  • 4151 vehicle
  • 4872 vehicles
  • 1263 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $694.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $189,315.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $235,600
24551:

$235,600
Virginia:

$239,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $170,200 - $331,500

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 4.8%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 25.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,749

Size of family households: 2,696 2-persons, 1,638 3-persons, 1,070 4-persons, 604 5-persons, 176 6-persons, 55 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,563 1-person, 335 2-persons, 26 3-persons

4,010 married couples with children.
809 single-parent households (260 men, 549 women).

95.0% of residents of 24551 zip code speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (92% very well, 8% well).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% very well, 16% well, 13% not well).
1.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% very well, 18% well, 2% not well, 9% not at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 627 (2.9%)
(44.5% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.9%
Whole state:

11.5%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 22%India
  • 19%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 14%Korea
  • 10%Guatemala
  • 8%Poland
  • 6%Philippines
  • 5%Russia

Most common first ancestries reported in 24551 (%)

  • 18%Other groups
  • 14%English
  • 14%American
  • 9%German
  • 8%Irish
  • 3%Scotch-Irish
  • 3%European

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 622010 or later
  • 2012000 to 2009
  • 2531990 to 1999
  • 329Before 1990

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:


Zip code 24551 marital status for males
Zip code 24551 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.0%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 91%Electricity
  • 3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2%Utility gas
  • 1%Wood

Population in 1990: 12,905. Population change in the 1990s: +3,511 (+27.2%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


57% of the 24551 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Virginia.

93% of the 24551 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 15% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 75% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 6% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 453
Here:

18.4%
Virginia:

9.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 128
Here:

8.1%
Virginia:

7.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 476
Here:

33.9%
Virginia:

19.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 86,477Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 68,565Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 65,243Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 64,787Management occupations
  • 55,769Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 53,017Business and financial operations occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (FOREST, VA):

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 22 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 22 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED146$183,226289$211,9891,192$196,37062$97,1306$519,51334$147,1753$110,080
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$150,24017$167,99079$200,3852$301,3550$02$176,6251$117,180
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$167,16727$249,112221$211,04019$81,6680$020$159,1332$171,015
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$294,12017$194,624133$192,4096$156,0930$013$138,5650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$215,4615$251,41657$214,0891$173,7700$08$195,9080$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED48$241,10840$222,3650$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$192,50811$259,4330$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$174,94413$264,5912$138,660
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$212,6629$191,9700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$358,9600$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 24551 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William6472.9 years
John5974.0 years
Mary4679.8 years
Robert4471.4 years
James4269.2 years
Dorothy2780.5 years
Charles2675.5 years
Thomas2272.5 years
George2072.2 years
Helen1878.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 24551 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown2779.0 years
Smith2177.8 years
White2082.0 years
Witt1970.3 years
Anderson1873.1 years
Johnson1774.9 years
Overstreet1679.3 years
Wilson1671.8 years
Jones1570.1 years
Wright1580.7 years
Businesses in zip code 24551
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike1
Burger King1Nissan1
CVS1Quiznos1
FedEx2SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Kroger1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1U.S. Cellular1
Mazda1UPS5
McDonald's2Walgreens1

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