Zip Code 24060 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlacksburg
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Area Code540
Current Population:53311
Racial Majority:White 79.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$32349
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70400
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1768 - 2464 ft.
Area130 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.26203156, -80.43865967

Zip Code 24060 Description

Zip Code 24060 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24060 is primarily located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 24060 is BLACKSBURG, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24060 are contained within or border the city limits of Blacksburg, VA, Merrimac, VA, and Christiansburg, VA. The area code for zip code 24060 is 540. 24060 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24060 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 7.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24060 increased to 53311 from 48532 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24060 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24060 public schools is White. 24.8% of students in 24060 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 42985 79.39% 43441 -1%
 Black Or African American 2224 4.11% 2048 +9%
 Hispanic 1912 3.53% 1702 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 142 0.26% 94 +51%
 Asian 5489 10.14% 4729 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.04% 15 +53%
 Other Race 82 0.48% 82 +215%
 Two Or More Races 1200 2.05% 1200 -7%

Zip Code 24060 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.5%
 Black Or African American 4.2%
 Hispanic 4.2%
 Asian 8.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 24060 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5331148532
Male Population53.80%
Female Population46.20%
Total Households18961
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
24.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
14.3%
Median Household Income$32349
Income Under $50K Per Year65.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.00%
24060 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
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24060 Virginia State House of Delegates Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Nick RushRepublican
8Joe McNamaraRepublican
12Chris HurstDemocrat
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24060 Virginia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
19David SuetterleinRepublican
21John S. EdwardsDemocrat
38Ben ChafinRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$292898
Average Real Estate Sale Price$257602
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24060 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21222937465560585138312339
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455363717983817565554563
Avg Precip (In.)3.182.853.563.584.183.733.923.353.293.132.912.6840.38
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA
CBSA Type24060
CBSA Population159487
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours