Zip Code 24501 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLynchburg
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Campbell
Secondary County: City of Lynchburg
Area Code434
Current Population:26757
Racial Majority:White 55.86%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 54.9%
Unemployment Rate:12.1%
Median Household Income$30737
Average Adjusted Gross Income$32350
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time17.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range630 - 892 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.34197998, -79.17330933

Zip Code 24501 Description

Zip Code 24501 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24501 is primarily located in Campbell County. Portions of 24501 are also located in City of Lynchburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 24501 is LYNCHBURG, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24501 are contained within or border the city limits of Lynchburg, VA, Timberlake, VA, and Forest, VA. The area code for zip code 24501 is 434. 24501 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24501 is 12.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24501 increased to 26757 from 25327 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24501 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24501 public schools is Black. 63.5% of students in 24501 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14843 55.86% 14445 +3%
 Black Or African American 9603 36.14% 10291 -7%
 Hispanic 561 2.11% 800 -30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 122 0.46% 88 +39%
 Asian 410 1.54% 489 -16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 58 0.09% 58 -59%
 Two Or More Races 576 3.8% 576 +76%

Zip Code 24501 Race/Ethnicity

 White 34.5%
 Black Or African American 54.9%
 Hispanic 2.8%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 6%

Zip Code 24501 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2675725327
Male Population46.20%
Female Population53.80%
Total Households10595
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$30737
Income Under $50K Per Year71.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
24501 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$117158
Average Real Estate Sale Price$72440
Current Unemployment Level 12.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 24501 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442516064635644352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495868768387867969594967
Avg Precip (In.)3.493.13.873.464.233.74.323.373.873.513.263.1743.34
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lynchburg, VA
CBSA Type24501
CBSA Population249791
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours