Zip Code 24368 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRural Retreat
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wythe
Secondary County: Smyth
Area Code276
Current Population:4953
Racial Majority:White 99.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$37963
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46430
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2379 - 2946 ft.
Area93 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.90203857, -81.29129791

Zip Code 24368 Description

Zip Code 24368 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24368 is primarily located in Wythe County. Portions of 24368 are also located in Smyth County. The official US Postal Service name for 24368 is RURAL RETREAT, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24368 are contained within or border the city limits of Rural Retreat, VA, Atkins, VA, . The area code for zip code 24368 is 276. 24368 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24368 is 6.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is higher 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 24368 increased to 4953 from 4142 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24368 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24368 public schools is White. 40.2% of students in 24368 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5204 99.12% 4831 +8%
 Black Or African American 10 0.19% 28 -64%
 Hispanic 11 0.21% 36 -69%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 10 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0.13% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 35 0.34% 35 -49%

Zip Code 24368 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.1%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 1.4%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 24368 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population49534142
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households2023
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$37963
Income Under $50K Per Year62.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
24368 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$193596
Average Real Estate Sale Price$179000
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 24368 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222936465458575038302439
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455363717882817465544462
Avg Precip (In.)3.373.133.713.564.473.913.953.53.263.092.962.8641.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours