Zip Code 24147 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRich Creek
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Giles
Area Code540
Current Population:1201
Racial Majority:White 91.38%
Unemployment Rate:2.7%
Median Household Income$42334
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47130
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time42 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1811 - 1975 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.39978800, -80.84174900

Zip Code 24147 Description

Zip Code 24147 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24147 is primarily located in Giles County. The official US Postal Service name for 24147 is RICH CREEK, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24147 are contained within or border the city limits of Rich Creek, VA, Glen Lyn, VA, . The area code for zip code 24147 is 540. 24147 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24147 is 2.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24147 increased to 1201 from 994 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24147 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24147 public schools is . % of students in 24147 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1050 91.38% 1155 -9%
 Black Or African American 2 0.17% 10 -80%
 Hispanic 76 6.61% 13 +485%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 2 0.17% 11 -82%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.17% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 1.48% 11 +55%

Zip Code 24147 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24147 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1201994
Male Population46.00%
Female Population54.00%
Total Households476
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42334
Income Under $50K Per Year59.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
24147 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$99000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143737
Current Unemployment Level 2.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69c - Greenbriar Karst
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24147 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243139475660595240322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465565737983827666564564
Avg Precip (In.)2.842.73.42.993.763.63.863.052.832.562.612.4636.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA
CBSA Type24147
CBSA Population159487
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours