Zip Code 24592 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSouth Boston
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Halifax
Secondary County: Pittsylvania
Area Code434
Current Population:13934
Racial Majority:White 57.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 47.9%
Unemployment Rate:10.7%
Median Household Income$35292
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43060
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range351 - 577 ft.
Area130 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.68733978, -79.00897980

Zip Code 24592 Description

Zip Code 24592 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24592 is primarily located in Halifax County. Portions of 24592 are also located in Pittsylvania County. The official US Postal Service name for 24592 is SOUTH BOSTON, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24592 are contained within or border the city limits of South Boston, VA, Halifax, VA, . The area code for zip code 24592 is 434. 24592 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24592 is 10.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24592 decreased to 13934 from 14312 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24592 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24592 public schools is White. 58.7% of students in 24592 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8576 57.75% 7680 +12%
 Black Or African American 5722 38.53% 5701 +0%
 Hispanic 307 2.07% 275 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.11% 38 -58%
 Asian 120 0.81% 63 +90%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.06% 4 +125%
 Other Race 24 0% 24 -100%
 Two Or More Races 149 0.67% 149 -33%

Zip Code 24592 Race/Ethnicity

 White 47.9%
 Black Or African American 47.1%
 Hispanic 3.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 24592 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1393414312
Male Population45.70%
Female Population54.30%
Total Households5815
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
20.0%
Median Household Income$35292
Income Under $50K Per Year64.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.60%
24592 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$142595
Average Real Estate Sale Price$167098
Current Unemployment Level 10.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 24592 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27283644536266655845362946
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070778488868070605069
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.274.173.44.013.74.293.774.13.653.213.1744.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours