Official Zip Code NameWhite Sulphur Springs
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:5216
Racial Majority:White 89.30%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.91%
Median Household Income$32453
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42470
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.4 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Greenbrier
Elevation Range1985 - 3009 ft.
Area219 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.86841965, -80.26696777

Zip Code 24986 Description

Zip Code 24986 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24986 is primarily located in Greenbrier County. The official US Postal Service name for 24986 is WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 24986 are contained within or border the city limits of White Sulphur Springs, WV, . Zip code 24986 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 24986 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24986 is 5.91% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24986 increased to 5216 from 5063 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24986 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24986 public schools is White. 57.1% of students in 24986 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5010 91.22% 4656 +8%
 Black Or African American 345 6.28% 388 -11%
 Hispanic 24 0.44% 67 -64%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 17 0.31% 14 +21%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.16% 1 +800%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 78 1.58% 78 +12%

Zip Code 24986 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.7%
 Black Or African American 11.4%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 24986 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population52165063
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households2252
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32453
Income Under $50K Per Year73.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
114 US Congressional DistrictWest Virginia 3
RepresentativeEvan Jenkins
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$199250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128119
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.91%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.05%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.19%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All
Ecoregion 67d - Northern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 24986 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212735455358575038292238
Avg Max Temp (°F)39445464727983817566544363
Avg Precip (In.)3.232.753.463.134.283.513.93.163.292.892.672.7439.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours