Zip Code 24442 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHead Waters
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Highland
Area Code540
Current Population:120
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$31773
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time9.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1847 - 3350 ft.
Area64 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.36423400, -79.37868100

Zip Code 24442 Description

Zip Code 24442 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24442 is primarily located in Highland County. The official US Postal Service name for 24442 is HEAD WATERS, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24442 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 24442 is 540. 24442 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24442 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24442 decreased to 120 from 124 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24442 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24442 public schools is . % of students in 24442 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 128 100% 117 +9%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 2 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 24442 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 24442 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population120124
Male Population53.30%
Female Population46.70%
Total Households55
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31773
Income Under $50K Per Year75.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.50%
24442 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$120000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$303463
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67d - Northern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 24442 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18192735455358565038302238
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425061707781797364524361
Avg Precip (In.)3.082.633.563.264.133.834.133.053.513.313.32.9140.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours