Zip Code 24572 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMadison Heights
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Amherst
Area Code434
Alternate Zip Code NamesMADISON HTS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesWRIGHTS SHOP
Current Population:16395
Racial Majority:White 70.54%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.9%
Median Household Income$44329
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44710
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range525 - 1109 ft.
Area69 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.45455933, -79.07920074

Zip Code 24572 Description

Zip Code 24572 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24572 is primarily located in Amherst County. The official US Postal Service name for 24572 is MADISON HEIGHTS, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24572 are contained within or border the city limits of Madison Heights, VA, Lynchburg, VA, . The area code for zip code 24572 is 434. 24572 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24572 is 6.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower 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 24572 decreased to 16395 from 16765 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24572 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24572 public schools is White. 58.2% of students in 24572 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11046 70.54% 12288 -10%
 Black Or African American 3561 22.74% 3233 +10%
 Hispanic 366 2.34% 254 +44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 144 0.92% 136 +6%
 Asian 149 0.95% 106 +41%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1% 5 +220%
 Other Race 29 0.02% 29 -90%
 Two Or More Races 344 2.39% 344 +9%

Zip Code 24572 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.8%
 Black Or African American 23.3%
 Hispanic 3.1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 6.4%

Zip Code 24572 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1639516765
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households6511
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$44329
Income Under $50K Per Year56.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
24572 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$170581
Average Real Estate Sale Price$119640
Current Unemployment Level 6.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
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 24572 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442516064635643352744
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495868768387867969594967
Avg Precip (In.)3.523.113.893.454.233.694.313.383.883.533.273.1643.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lynchburg, VA
CBSA Type24572
CBSA Population249791
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours