Zip Code 24562 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHowardsville
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nelson
Secondary County: Albemarle
Area Code434
Current Population:426
Racial Majority:White 77.56%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$41515
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46350
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range410 - 459 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.71131300, -78.61416300

Zip Code 24562 Description

Zip Code 24562 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 24562 is primarily located in Nelson County. Portions of 24562 are also located in Albemarle County. The official US Postal Service name for 24562 is HOWARDSVILLE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24562 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 24562 is 434. 24562 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24562 is 7.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24562 increased to 426 from 254 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24562 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24562 public schools is . % of students in 24562 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 235 77.56% 303 -22%
 Black Or African American 68 22.44% 93 -27%
 Hispanic 0 0% 22 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 4 0% 4 -100%

Zip Code 24562 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24562 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population426254
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households164
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41515
Income Under $50K Per Year63.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.50%
24562 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$137500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1070000
Current Unemployment Level 7.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
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 24562 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526065635744362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505969768487868070605068
Avg Precip (In.)3.583.1843.344.453.744.453.924.264.043.563.1845.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlottesville, VA
CBSA Type24562
CBSA Population199492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours