Zip Code 24540 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDanville
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pittsylvania
Secondary County: City of Danville
Area Code434
Current Population:32170
Racial Majority:White 56.66%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.1%
Unemployment Rate:16.0%
Median Household Income$37729
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39300
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range505 - 784 ft.
Area79 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.63759995, -79.48593903

Zip Code 24540 Description

Zip Code 24540 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24540 is primarily located in Pittsylvania County. Portions of 24540 are also located in City of Danville County. The official US Postal Service name for 24540 is DANVILLE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24540 are contained within or border the city limits of Danville, VA, . The area code for zip code 24540 is 434. 24540 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24540 is 16.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24540 decreased to 32170 from 33924 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24540 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24540 public schools is Black. 72.9% of students in 24540 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17505 56.66% 17730 -1%
 Black Or African American 11888 38.48% 12928 -8%
 Hispanic 703 2.28% 828 -15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 41 -100%
 Asian 284 0.92% 259 +10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.05% 21 -33%
 Other Race 17 0% 17 -100%
 Two Or More Races 346 1.62% 346 +44%

Zip Code 24540 Race/Ethnicity

 White 31.8%
 Black Or African American 60.1%
 Hispanic 4.6%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 24540 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3217033924
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households13617
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
72.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$37729
Income Under $50K Per Year62.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.90%
24540 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
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24540 Virginia State House of Delegates Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14Danny MarshallRepublican
16Les AdamsRepublican
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24540 Virginia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
15Frank RuffRepublican
20Bill StanleyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$116667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$159704
Current Unemployment Level 16.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 24540 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526166645744352845
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070788589878171615169
Avg Precip (In.)4.013.364.323.714.043.694.383.574.143.673.173.2245.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Danville, VA
CBSA Type24540
CBSA Population107139
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours