Zip Code 24502 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLynchburg
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Lynchburg
Secondary County: Campbell
Area Code434
Alternate Zip Code NamesTIMBERLAKE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesFORT HILL
Current Population:43426
Racial Majority:White 74.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55.4%
Unemployment Rate:12.1%
Median Household Income$48915
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47070
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range725 - 968 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.35572815, -79.22354889

Zip Code 24502 Description

Zip Code 24502 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24502 is primarily located in City of Lynchburg County. Portions of 24502 are also located in Campbell County. The official US Postal Service name for 24502 is LYNCHBURG, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24502 are contained within or border the city limits of Lynchburg, VA, Timberlake, VA, and Forest, VA. The area code for zip code 24502 is 434. 24502 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24502 is 12.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% 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 24502 increased to 43426 from 32656 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24502 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24502 public schools is White. 50.8% of students in 24502 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 34229 74.85% 33111 +3%
 Black Or African American 6892 15.07% 6275 +10%
 Hispanic 1839 4.02% 1543 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.04% 107 -83%
 Asian 1760 3.85% 1486 +18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.03% 19 -16%
 Other Race 113 0.07% 113 -71%
 Two Or More Races 772 2.06% 772 +22%

Zip Code 24502 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55.4%
 Black Or African American 31.2%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 3.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 5.8%

Zip Code 24502 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4342632656
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households16010
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$48915
Income Under $50K Per Year51.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.40%
24502 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
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24502 Virginia State House of Delegates Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
22Kathy ByronRepublican
23Scott GarrettRepublican
59Matt FarissRepublican
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24502 Virginia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
22Mark PeakeRepublican
23Steve NewmanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$169118
Average Real Estate Sale Price$136495
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 24502 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24273442516064635644352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495868768387867969594967
Avg Precip (In.)3.493.083.833.454.133.724.293.383.833.443.193.1742.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lynchburg, VA
CBSA Type24502
CBSA Population249791
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours