Zip Code 24148 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRidgeway
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Henry
Area Code276
Current Population:8013
Racial Majority:White 81.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.6%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$40758
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47780
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range679 - 1053 ft.
Area71 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.59706879, -79.85827637

Zip Code 24148 Description

Zip Code 24148 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24148 is primarily located in Henry County. The official US Postal Service name for 24148 is RIDGEWAY, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24148 are contained within or border the city limits of Horse Pasture, VA, Sandy Level, VA, Ridgeway, VA, and Martinsville, VA. The area code for zip code 24148 is 276. 24148 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24148 is 7.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24148 decreased to 8013 from 8528 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24148 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24148 public schools is White. 58.2% of students in 24148 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6153 81.77% 6414 -4%
 Black Or African American 1119 14.87% 1239 -10%
 Hispanic 157 2.09% 209 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.12% 20 -55%
 Asian 22 0.29% 42 -48%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 83 0.86% 83 -22%

Zip Code 24148 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.6%
 Black Or African American 24.1%
 Hispanic 8.7%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 24148 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population80138528
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households3402
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$40758
Income Under $50K Per Year61.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
24148 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$142839
Average Real Estate Sale Price$86904
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
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 24148 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263341516065635643352744
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505969768487868070605068
Avg Precip (In.)43.384.513.774.23.934.53.714.243.683.143.3346.37
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Martinsville, VA
CBSA Type24148
CBSA Population69551
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours