Zip Code 24293 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWise
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wise
Area Code276
Current Population:10791
Racial Majority:White 95.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.3%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$34085
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52310
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1739 - 2769 ft.
Area78 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.00087700, -82.60011500

Zip Code 24293 Description

Zip Code 24293 is located in the state of Virginia in the Bristol - Kingsport - Johnson City metro area. Zip code 24293 is primarily located in Wise County. The official US Postal Service name for 24293 is WISE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24293 are contained within or border the city limits of Wise, VA, Norton, VA, and Coeburn, VA. The area code for zip code 24293 is 276. 24293 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24293 is 6.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24293 increased to 10791 from 10430 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24293 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24293 public schools is White. 52.2% of students in 24293 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9479 95.86% 10254 -8%
 Black Or African American 162 1.64% 185 -12%
 Hispanic 31 0.31% 151 -79%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.34% 9 +278%
 Asian 130 1.31% 84 +55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 9 0.08% 9 -11%
 Two Or More Races 99 0.44% 99 -56%

Zip Code 24293 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.3%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 24293 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1079110430
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households4226
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
52.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$34085
Income Under $50K Per Year68.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
24293 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$188250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132667
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69d - Dissected Appalachian Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24293 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23263341495660595342352742
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465565727881807566554664
Avg Precip (In.)3.643.74.373.944.713.94.853.883.5633.63.6146.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours