Zip Code 24574 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMonroe
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Amherst
Area Code434
Current Population:3977
Racial Majority:White 83.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.6%
Unemployment Rate:2.8%
Median Household Income$49301
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55180
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range748 - 2211 ft.
Area148 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.59368800, -79.26027100

Zip Code 24574 Description

Zip Code 24574 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24574 is primarily located in Amherst County. The official US Postal Service name for 24574 is MONROE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24574 are contained within or border the city limits of Madison Heights, VA, . Zip code 24574 is within area code 434 and area code 540. 24574 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24574 is 2.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24574 increased to 3977 from 3687 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24574 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24574 public schools is White. 45.7% of students in 24574 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3564 83.45% 3006 +19%
 Black Or African American 453 10.61% 715 -37%
 Hispanic 75 1.76% 92 -18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 1.24% 84 -37%
 Asian 30 0.7% 5 +500%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 71 2.25% 71 +35%

Zip Code 24574 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.6%
 Black Or African American 4.3%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.9%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 24574 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population39773687
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households1486
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49301
Income Under $50K Per Year50.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.90%
24574 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$309435
Average Real Estate Sale Price$108500
Current Unemployment Level 2.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 24574 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263342516064625643352744
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495868768387867969594967
Avg Precip (In.)3.553.194.023.544.473.74.423.454.033.713.423.2244.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lynchburg, VA
CBSA Type24574
CBSA Population249791
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours