Zip Code 24162 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShawsville
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Secondary County: Floyd
Area Code540
Current Population:2421
Racial Majority:White 97.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.6%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$45201
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55780
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time34.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1490 - 2910 ft.
Area40 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.13596600, -80.25480700

Zip Code 24162 Description

Zip Code 24162 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24162 is primarily located in Montgomery County. Portions of 24162 are also located in Floyd County. The official US Postal Service name for 24162 is SHAWSVILLE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24162 are contained within or border the city limits of Shawsville, VA, Christiansburg, VA, . The area code for zip code 24162 is 540. 24162 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24162 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24162 increased to 2421 from 2320 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24162 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24162 public schools is White. 63.8% of students in 24162 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1515 97.99% 2319 -35%
 Black Or African American 31 2.01% 52 -40%
 Hispanic 0 0% 19 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 11 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 18 0% 18 -100%

Zip Code 24162 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.6%
 Black Or African American 2.5%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 24162 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population24212320
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households961
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$45201
Income Under $50K Per Year57.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
24162 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$150833
Average Real Estate Sale Price$101750
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67i - Southern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24162 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243139485761595341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)43475565738084827666564664
Avg Precip (In.)3.232.813.353.384.053.473.663.233.062.862.872.6638.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA
CBSA Type24162
CBSA Population159487
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours