Zip Code 24072 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCheck
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Floyd
Area Code540
Current Population:1298
Racial Majority:White 100%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$40869
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54360
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time39.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2129 - 2644 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.03755900, -80.22730500

Zip Code 24072 Description

Zip Code 24072 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24072 is primarily located in Floyd County. The official US Postal Service name for 24072 is CHECK, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24072 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 24072 is 540. 24072 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24072 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24072 increased to 1298 from 949 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24072 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24072 public schools is White. 41.2% of students in 24072 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1404 100% 1258 +12%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 20 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 12 0% 12 -100%

Zip Code 24072 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.9%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 24072 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1298949
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households520
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
41.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$40869
Income Under $50K Per Year60.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.70%
24072 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$225133
Average Real Estate Sale Price$241153
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 66c - New River Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24072 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222936455358565038302338
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465463717781807465544563
Avg Precip (In.)3.533.114.124.034.344.0843.54.33.773.62.9345.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours