Zip Code 24017 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRoanoke
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Roanoke
Area Code540
Current Population:23392
Racial Majority:African American 62.81%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 66.6%
Unemployment Rate:12.8%
Median Household Income$33253
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30290
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1017 - 1145 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.29555130, -79.98803711

Zip Code 24017 Description

Zip Code 24017 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24017 is primarily located in City of Roanoke County. The official US Postal Service name for 24017 is ROANOKE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24017 are contained within or border the city limits of Roanoke, VA, Salem, VA, . The area code for zip code 24017 is 540. 24017 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24017 is 12.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24017 increased to 23392 from 23236 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24017 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 24017 public schools is Black. 79.9% of students in 24017 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6703 27.92% 6088 +10%
 Black Or African American 15079 62.81% 15227 -1%
 Hispanic 751 3.13% 1093 -31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 41 -100%
 Asian 265 1.1% 302 -12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 133 0.55% 4 +3225%
 Other Race 58 0.41% 58 +71%
 Two Or More Races 579 4.07% 579 +69%

Zip Code 24017 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.2%
 Black Or African American 66.6%
 Hispanic 9.7%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 24017 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2339223236
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households9715
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$33253
Income Under $50K Per Year68.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.70%
24017 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$96095
Average Real Estate Sale Price$71622
Current Unemployment Level 12.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
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 24017 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)26283543526064635644362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495868768387857968584867
Avg Precip (In.)3.243.043.783.574.193.653.983.693.783.233.162.8442.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke, VA
CBSA Type24017
CBSA Population303429
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours