Zip Code 24053 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameArarat
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Patrick
Secondary County: Carroll
Area Code276
Current Population:2715
Racial Majority:White 80.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$30273
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41190
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1270 - 2710 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.60938900, -80.52525100

Zip Code 24053 Description

Zip Code 24053 is located in the state of Virginia in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 24053 is primarily located in Patrick County. Portions of 24053 are also located in Carroll County. The official US Postal Service name for 24053 is ARARAT, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24053 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 24053 is 276. 24053 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24053 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24053 decreased to 2715 from 2811 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24053 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24053 public schools is White. 67.1% of students in 24053 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2394 80.58% 2401 +-0%
 Black Or African American 180 6.06% 146 +23%
 Hispanic 389 13.09% 130 +199%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 31 0.27% 31 -74%

Zip Code 24053 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.3%
 Black Or African American 3.6%
 Hispanic 6.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 24053 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population27152811
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households1179
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30273
Income Under $50K Per Year72.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.20%
24053 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$138579
Average Real Estate Sale Price$107185
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 24053 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263340505863615543342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485767758185847768574866
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.514.684.314.844.354.614.094.653.83.673.5250.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours