Zip Code 24527 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlairs
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pittsylvania
Area Code434
Current Population:3027
Racial Majority:White 61.24%
Public School Racial Majority:White 64.7%
Unemployment Rate:9.5%
Median Household Income$38916
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44720
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range604 - 748 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.66638947, -79.37728882

Zip Code 24527 Description

Zip Code 24527 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24527 is primarily located in Pittsylvania County. The official US Postal Service name for 24527 is BLAIRS, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24527 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 24527 is 434. 24527 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24527 is 9.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24527 increased to 3027 from 2883 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24527 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24527 public schools is White. 62% of students in 24527 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1901 61.24% 1854 +3%
 Black Or African American 1087 35.02% 1071 +1%
 Hispanic 107 3.45% 61 +75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 33 0.29% 33 -73%

Zip Code 24527 Race/Ethnicity

 White 64.7%
 Black Or African American 29.4%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 24527 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population30272883
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households1180
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
62%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38916
Income Under $50K Per Year62.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.50%
24527 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$171857
Average Real Estate Sale Price$155000
Current Unemployment Level 9.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 24527 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526166645744352845
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070788589878171615169
Avg Precip (In.)4.013.364.313.714.033.684.383.564.143.663.153.2245.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Danville, VA
CBSA Type24527
CBSA Population107139
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours