Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

24579 Zip Code (VA) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2016: 1,742
Zip code population in 2010: 1,389
Zip code population in 2000: 1,622

Houses and condos: 783
Renter-occupied apartments: 120
% of renters here:

18%
State:

35%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 24579: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 32.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 53 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 24579
  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2016:
This zip code:

0.7% ($823)
Virginia:

0.8% ($2,112)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,163 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $757 (0.7%)

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  

Males: 809  (46.5%)
Females: 932  (53.5%)

For population 25 years and over in 24579:

  • High school or higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 24579:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 11.4%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

Zip code 24579 compared to state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 24579

  • Zip code 24579 races chart
    • 1,333White population
    • 12Black population
    • 14American Indian population
    • 3Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 0Some other race population
    • 9Two or more races population
    • 18Hispanic or Latino population

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2016 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

24579, VA forum
Discuss zip code 24579 area on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users
100% rural population.

Estimated median house/condo value in 2016: $110,325
24579:

$110,325
Virginia:

$264,000



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in 24579 zip code as of August 22, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 24579 is 436 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

48.7 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Virginia:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 24579, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $36,202 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,202
State:

$71,192

Salary/wage: $31,480 (reported on 91.8% of returns)
Here:

$31,480
State:

$59,229
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 79.9% for AGIs below $25k, 87.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 74.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $656 (reported on 26.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$656
Virginia:

$1,600
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Ordinary dividends: $860 (reported on 8.2% of returns)
Here:

$860
State:

$6,959

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$867 (reported on 4.9% of returns)
Here:

+$867
State:

+$16,672

Profit/loss from business: +$5,380 (reported on 8.2% of returns)
Here:

+$5,380
State:

+$14,116

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,860 (reported on 8.2% of returns)
24579:

$10,860
Virginia:

$16,667

Total itemized deductions: $16,036 (26% of AGI, reported on 18.0% of returns)
Here:

$16,036
State:

$26,596

Here:

26.1% of AGI
State:

20.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 23.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Charity contributions: $5,550 (reported on 9.8% of returns)
Here:

$5,550
State:

$4,443

Taxes paid: $4,173 (reported on 18.0% of returns)
24579:

$4,173
State:

$9,951
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Earned income credit: $2,169 (reported on 26.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,169
State:

$2,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 47.5%
Here:

48%
State:

46%
(% for various income ranges: 44.4% for AGIs below $25k, 45.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 50.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 100.0% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 24579, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $31,705 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,705
State:

$56,704

Salary/wage: $28,659 (reported on 89.0% of returns)
Here:

$28,659
State:

$48,441
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 89.3% for AGIs below $10k, 83.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 85.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 74.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 60.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,016 (reported on 29.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,016
Virginia:

$1,688
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,032 (reported on 9.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,032
State:

$4,028
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$4,633 (reported on 7.5% of returns)
Here:

+$4,633
State:

+$14,375
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,400 (reported on 9.2% of returns)
Here:

+$10,400
State:

+$13,342

Total itemized deductions: $12,854 (22% of AGI, reported on 14.7% of returns)
Here:

$12,854
State:

$21,492

Here:

21.9% of AGI
State:

21.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,675 (5% of AGI, reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,675
State:

$3,794

Here:

4.5% of AGI
State:

3.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,301 (reported on 75.0% of returns)
24579:

$3,301
State:

$9,537
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,698 (reported on 19.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,698
State:

$1,734

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 50.7%
Here:

51%
State:

52%
(% for various income ranges: 40.9% for AGIs below $10k, 47.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 56.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 50.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2016:
This zip code:

$49,002
Virginia:

$68,114
24579 map Nearest zip codes: 24555, 24578, 24526, 24066, 24450, 24416.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

41.9%
Virginia:

49.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.7%
Virginia:

5.2%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 53
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 637


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 36 (11 now married, 24 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 375 (154 now married, 220 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 24579 with a mortgage: 194 (7 second mortgage, 11 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 379

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $787
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $287

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

10.3%
Whole state:

11.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

8.2%
Whole state:

5.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

7.0
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.5
State:

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

  • Click to draw/clear zip code borders
  • Notable locations in zip code 24579: Marble Spring Shelter (A), Natural Bridge Camp for Boys (B), Glenwood Furnace (C), Smith Tract Campground (D), Locher Tract Picnic Area (E), Thunder Ridge Overlook (F), Cave Mountain Recreation Area (G), Hopper Creek Group Camp (H), Glenwood Ranger Station (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 24579 include: Cave Mountain Church (A), Faith Church (B), Glenwood Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Tolley Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Reservoir: Cave Mountain Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Hellgate Creek (A), Elk Creek (B), Crawford Creek (C), Cedar Creek (D), Hopper Creek (E), Big Hollow Branch (F), Big Hellgate Creek (G), Belfast Creek (H), Back Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 13Built 2010 to 2013
  • 101Built 2000 to 2009
  • 99Built 1990 to 1999
  • 77Built 1980 to 1989
  • 113Built 1970 to 1979
  • 112Built 1960 to 1969
  • 76Built 1950 to 1959
  • 53Built 1940 to 1949
  • 127Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 24579 population

Zip code 24579 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 24579

  • 8no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1762 bedrooms
  • 3233 bedrooms
  • 144 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 24579 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 24579

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 282 bedrooms
  • 623 bedrooms
  • 304 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 24579 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in 24579 in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 0no vehicle
  • 1021 vehicle
  • 1632 vehicles
  • 2063 vehicles
  • 584 vehicles
  • 675+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 24579 population

Cars and other vehicles available in 24579 in renter-occupied apartments

  • 19no vehicle
  • 871 vehicle
  • 202 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 24579 population

  • Zip code 24579 household income distribution in 2016

  • Zip code 24579 household income distribution in 2016
  • 15Less than $10,000
  • 39$10,000 to $14,999
  • 27$15,000 to $19,999
  • 30$20,000 to $24,999
  • 62$25,000 to $29,999
  • 35$30,000 to $34,999
  • 89$35,000 to $39,999
  • 9$40,000 to $44,999
  • 48$45,000 to $49,999
  • 51$50,000 to $59,999
  • 80$60,000 to $74,999
  • 137$75,000 to $99,999
  • 49$100,000 to $124,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 24579

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 24579
  • 20Less than $10,000
  • 8$10,000 to $14,999
  • 4$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$35,000 to $39,999
  • 8$40,000 to $49,999
  • 69$60,000 to $69,999
  • 16$70,000 to $79,999
  • 40$80,000 to $89,999
  • 73$90,000 to $99,999
  • 39$100,000 to $124,999
  • 65$125,000 to $149,999
  • 58$150,000 to $174,999
  • 33$175,000 to $199,999
  • 29$200,000 to $249,999
  • 9$250,000 to $299,999
  • 34$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 24579

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 24579
  • 10$350 to $399
  • 6$400 to $449
  • 63$800 to $899
  • 19$900 to $999
  • 10$3,000 to $3,499
  • 9No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,128.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2016 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $147,029
  • Black or African American householders: $116,020
  • Asian householders: $179,304
  • Two or more races householders: $94,925
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $158,209

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $110,325
24579:

$110,325
Virginia:

$264,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,514 - $174,639

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 678
  • One, attached: 8
  • Two: 17
  • Mobile homes: 75

Unemployment: 5.4%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 24579

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 24579
  • 73.1%584Drove a car alone
  • 23.4%187Carpooled
  • 1.3%10Other means
  • 1.3%10Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 24579

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 24579
  • 34Less than 5 minutes
  • 735 to 9 minutes
  • 2710 to 14 minutes
  • 10115 to 19 minutes
  • 14920 to 24 minutes
  • 7725 to 29 minutes
  • 16330 to 34 minutes
  • 2835 to 39 minutes
  • 1940 to 44 minutes
  • 5445 to 59 minutes
  • 5660 to 89 minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 51.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,706
  • In family households: 1,386 (237 male householders, 180 female householders)
    332 spouses, 367 children (335 natural, 17 adopted, 17 stepchildren), 123 grandchildren, 9 brothers or sisters, 10 parents, 63 other relatives, 52 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 320 (100 male householders (70 living alone)), 170 female householders (169 living alone)), 48 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 36 (59 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 211 2-persons, 85 3-persons, 63 4-persons, 22 5-persons, 20 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 240 1-person, 30 3-persons

121 married couples with children.
9 single-parent households (9 women).

99.3% of residents of 24579 zip code speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 0 (0.0%)
:

0.0%
Whole state:

12.3%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 90%France

Most common first ancestries reported in 24579 (%)

  • 61%American
  • 11%English
  • 5%German
  • 2%Irish
  • 1%Scottish
  • 1%European
  • 1%Italian

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 92000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 0Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 24579 population

Zip code 24579 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • DES CHAMPS LABORATORIES INC (RT 130 DOUGLAS WAY in NATURAL BRIDGE STATION, VA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Virginia pollutants databases) - CEDS-81319, AIR PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: SHEET METALWORK
    Business NAICS classification: SHEET METAL WORK MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • EDM INC (100 DOUGLAS WAY in NATURAL BRIDGE STATION, VA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Virginia pollutants databases) - CEDS-81293, AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL FANS AND BLOWERS AND AIR PURIFICATION EQUIPMENT
    Business NAICS classification: INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL FAN AND BLOWER MANUFACTURING.

Zip code 24579 marital status for males
Zip code 24579 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 44%Electricity
  • 21%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 16%Wood
  • 14%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4%Coal or coke
  • 2%Utility gas

Population in 1990: 1,419. Population change in the 1990s: +203 (+14.3%).

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

  • This state: 1,586
  • Northeast: 25
  • South: 107
  • West: 15

66% of the 24579 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Virginia.

89% of the 24579 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 19% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% 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): 16
Here:

13.3%
Virginia:

10.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 26
Here:

13.3%
Virginia:

9.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 32
Here:

36.4%
Virginia:

19.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 71,771Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 53,221Transportation occupations
  • 43,829Business and financial operations occupations
  • 40,599Material moving occupations
  • 31,643Production occupations
  • 29,860Office and administrative support occupations
Note: State values scaled to 24579 population

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • POWER SYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL, I (860 DOUGLAS WAY in NATURAL BRIDGE, VA) : $9,847,264 in 60 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Generators and Generators Sets, Electrical, Trailers, Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components, Miscellaneous Items, and more by Navy, Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $193,443; 2002: $0; 2003: $1,790,218; 2004: $6,606,416; 2005: $984,908; 2006: $272,279.

    Biggest contracts:
    $5,989,508 with Navy for Generators and Generators Sets, Electrical. Signed on 2004-07-21. Completion date: 2006-08-25.
    $781,221, same as above. Signed on 2003-04-28. Completion date: 2003-09-27.
    $661,745 with Navy for Trailers. Taking place in MD. Signed on 2003-12-02. Completion date: 2004-01-15.
    $499,900 with Navy for Generators and Generators Sets, Electrical. Signed on 2005-04-13. Completion date: 2006-06-25.
  • DES CHAMPS LABORATORIES, INCOR (45 NATURAL BRIDGE SCHOOL R in NATURAL BRIDGE, VA; small business) : $333,700 in 2 contracts in 2004
    $166,850 with Army for Heat Exchangers and Steam Condensers. Signed on 2004-03-25. Completion date: 2004-08-31.
    $166,850 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Heat Exchangers and Steam Condensers. Signed on 2004-03-25. Completion date: 2004-08-31.
  • LOUGHHEAD BUILDING & SUPPLY CO (1467 WERTFAUKNER HWY in NATURAL BRIDGE STATI, VA; small business)
    23 employees, $0 revenue. Woman Owned Business
    $3,000 with Forest Service (disused code: now 12C2) for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings. Signed on 2001-09-15. Completion date: 2001-10-15.

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

  • Management of Companies and Enterprises: Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices (20-49 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Campgrounds (10-19: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Janitorial Services (5-9: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Solid Waste Landfill (5-9: 1)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Veterinary Services (5-9: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (5-9: 1)

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 2000:

  • 60 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 24579 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1571.8 years
Robert1470.2 years
James1265.8 years
Charles1166.8 years
William976.3 years
Elizabeth879.4 years
Frances868.0 years
Mary774.4 years
Ruth775.6 years
Ethel778.1 years
Most common last names in zip code 24579 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Austin2673.5 years
Johnson2066.5 years
Watkins1269.3 years
Hill1171.1 years
Powell1168.7 years
Mcdaniel1174.3 years
Thompson976.5 years
Shafer976.5 years
Campbell974.0 years
Hickman881.2 years
Discuss , Virginia (VA) on our hugely popular Virginia forum.
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2019 Advameg, Inc.