Zip Code 24153 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSalem
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Roanoke
Secondary County: City of Salem
Area Code540
Current Population:37761
Racial Majority:White 87.3%
Public School Racial Majority:White 83.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$51140
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66600
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1073 - 2231 ft.
Area105 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.29812000, -80.11644300

Zip Code 24153 Description

Zip Code 24153 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24153 is primarily located in Roanoke County. Portions of 24153 are also located in City of Salem County. The official US Postal Service name for 24153 is SALEM, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24153 are contained within or border the city limits of Salem, VA, Roanoke, VA, Cave Spring, VA, and Elliston-Lafayette, VA. The area code for zip code 24153 is 540. 24153 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24153 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% 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 24153 increased to 37761 from 35592 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24153 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24153 public schools is White. 30.2% of students in 24153 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 32379 87.3% 33762 -4%
 Black Or African American 2560 6.9% 2175 +18%
 Hispanic 1083 2.92% 734 +48%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 78 -100%
 Asian 600 1.62% 526 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 37 0.14% 37 +43%
 Two Or More Races 438 1.12% 438 -5%

Zip Code 24153 Race/Ethnicity

 White 83.7%
 Black Or African American 7.7%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 24153 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3776135592
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households14847
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
30.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
27.3%
Median Household Income$51140
Income Under $50K Per Year48.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.70%
24153 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
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24153 Virginia State House of Delegates Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Joe McNamaraRepublican
17Chris HeadRepublican
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24153 Virginia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
19David SuetterleinRepublican
21John S. EdwardsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$203378
Average Real Estate Sale Price$164970
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 24153 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24253341505762605442342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)43475566738084827666554664
Avg Precip (In.)3.132.773.313.473.873.563.663.153.42.882.82.5238.53
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke, VA
CBSA Type24153
CBSA Population303429
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours