Zip Code 24012 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRoanoke
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Roanoke
Secondary County: Botetourt
Area Code540
Current Population:29015
Racial Majority:White 68.55%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 46.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$40772
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44630
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1083 - 1453 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.31731700, -79.89981700

Zip Code 24012 Description

Zip Code 24012 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24012 is primarily located in City of Roanoke County. Portions of 24012 are also located in Botetourt County. The official US Postal Service name for 24012 is ROANOKE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24012 are contained within or border the city limits of Roanoke, VA, Hollins, VA, Blue Ridge, VA, Laymantown, VA, and Vinton, VA. The area code for zip code 24012 is 540. 24012 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24012 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24012 increased to 29015 from 27314 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24012 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24012 public schools is Black. 80.4% of students in 24012 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 20376 68.55% 20100 +1%
 Black Or African American 4961 16.69% 4962 +-0%
 Hispanic 2637 8.87% 2536 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.08% 64 -61%
 Asian 618 2.08% 678 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 52 0.09% 52 -48%
 Two Or More Races 618 3.63% 618 +75%

Zip Code 24012 Race/Ethnicity

 White 27.3%
 Black Or African American 46.8%
 Hispanic 17.5%
 Asian 3.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.5%

Zip Code 24012 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2901527314
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households12572
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40772
Income Under $50K Per Year60.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.30%
24012 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$160873
Average Real Estate Sale Price$169575
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 24012 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25273543515964625644352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485767758286857868574866
Avg Precip (In.)3.343.13.893.594.313.694.13.763.893.373.262.9543.25
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke, VA
CBSA Type24012
CBSA Population303429
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours