Zip Code 24055 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBassett
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Henry
Secondary County: Franklin
Area Code276
Current Population:13674
Racial Majority:White 83.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 70.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$35291
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35810
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range860 - 1316 ft.
Area75 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.74840927, -79.99450684

Zip Code 24055 Description

Zip Code 24055 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24055 is primarily located in Henry County. Portions of 24055 are also located in Franklin County. The official US Postal Service name for 24055 is BASSETT, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24055 are contained within or border the city limits of Oak Level, VA, Bassett, VA, Stanleytown, VA, and Collinsville, VA. Zip code 24055 is within area code 276 and area code 540. 24055 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24055 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24055 decreased to 13674 from 14444 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24055 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24055 public schools is White. 64.4% of students in 24055 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10645 83.5% 11348 -6%
 Black Or African American 1385 10.86% 1425 -3%
 Hispanic 437 3.43% 627 -30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.06% 21 -62%
 Asian 15 0.12% 28 -46%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 12 0.68% 12 +625%
 Two Or More Races 211 1.35% 211 -18%

Zip Code 24055 Race/Ethnicity

 White 70.1%
 Black Or African American 14.6%
 Hispanic 10.2%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 24055 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1367414444
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households5778
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
64.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$35291
Income Under $50K Per Year67.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.70%
24055 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$140607
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46000
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
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 24055 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263341516065635744352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505868768387857970605068
Avg Precip (In.)3.893.434.53.864.794.284.924.364.553.873.343.2849.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Martinsville, VA
CBSA Type24055
CBSA Population69551
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours