Zip Code 24224 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCastlewood
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Russell
Area Code276
Current Population:6734
Racial Majority:White 95.65%
Public School Racial Majority:White 98.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$31546
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44240
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1680 - 2756 ft.
Area172 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.88578033, -82.28402710

Zip Code 24224 Description

Zip Code 24224 is located in the state of Virginia in the Bristol - Kingsport - Johnson City metro area. Zip code 24224 is primarily located in Russell County. The official US Postal Service name for 24224 is CASTLEWOOD, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24224 are contained within or border the city limits of Castlewood, VA, St. Paul, VA, . The area code for zip code 24224 is 276. 24224 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24224 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24224 decreased to 6734 from 6828 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24224 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24224 public schools is White. 65.8% of students in 24224 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6220 95.65% 6507 -4%
 Black Or African American 108 1.66% 49 +120%
 Hispanic 66 1.01% 112 -41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 46 0.71% 8 +475%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 41 0.97% 41 +54%

Zip Code 24224 Race/Ethnicity

 White 98.5%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 0.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 24224 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population67346828
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households2755
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
65.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$31546
Income Under $50K Per Year72.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
24224 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$128600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$88402
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 24224 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253239485761605341322641
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495867758285847869584866
Avg Precip (In.)3.783.474.093.884.84.274.483.823.42.853.293.3745.5
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours