Zip Code 24529 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo Junction
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code434
Current Population:1724
Racial Majority:White 54.65%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$36279
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46200
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range308 - 404 ft.
Area36 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.61576843, -78.63514709

Zip Code 24529 Description

Zip Code 24529 is located in the state of Virginia in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 24529 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 24529 is BUFFALO JUNCTION, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24529 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 24529 is 434. 24529 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24529 is 8.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24529 increased to 1724 from 1682 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24529 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24529 public schools is . % of students in 24529 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 729 54.65% 1085 -33%
 Black Or African American 489 36.66% 540 -9%
 Hispanic 116 8.7% 58 +100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 14 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 21 0% 21 -100%

Zip Code 24529 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24529 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population17241682
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households758
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$36279
Income Under $50K Per Year62.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
24529 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$272683
Average Real Estate Sale Price$180183
Current Unemployment Level 8.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 24529 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)26283543536266655845362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526070788589878171615270
Avg Precip (In.)4.053.124.013.34.033.834.23.324.013.533.043.0443.46
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours