Zip Code 24422 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameClifton Forge
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Alleghany
Secondary County: Botetourt
Area Code540
Current Population:6315
Racial Majority:White 88.88%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$36467
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46860
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1148 - 2572 ft.
Area81 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.83289000, -79.74623000

Zip Code 24422 Description

Zip Code 24422 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24422 is primarily located in Alleghany County. Portions of 24422 are also located in Botetourt County. The official US Postal Service name for 24422 is CLIFTON FORGE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24422 are contained within or border the city limits of Clifton Forge, VA, Iron Gate, VA, . The area code for zip code 24422 is 540. 24422 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24422 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24422 decreased to 6315 from 7027 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24422 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24422 public schools is White. 57.2% of students in 24422 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5757 88.88% 5586 +3%
 Black Or African American 515 7.95% 490 +5%
 Hispanic 118 1.82% 79 +49%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 15 -100%
 Asian 11 0.17% 15 -27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 0 0.17% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 121 1% 121 -46%

Zip Code 24422 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.8%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 24422 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population63157027
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households2742
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36467
Income Under $50K Per Year66.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
24422 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$110571
Average Real Estate Sale Price$92375
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24422 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243139485761605341322641
Avg Max Temp (°F)43485667768386857869574766
Avg Precip (In.)2.712.383.142.963.983.443.713.192.92.942.872.536.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours