Zip Code 24597 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVernon Hill
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Halifax
Secondary County: Pittsylvania
Area Code434
Current Population:1257
Racial Majority:African American 15.08%
Unemployment Rate:10.7%
Median Household Income$36736
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40270
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range459 - 574 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.78091049, -79.13786316

Zip Code 24597 Description

Zip Code 24597 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 24597 is primarily located in Halifax County. Portions of 24597 are also located in Pittsylvania County. The official US Postal Service name for 24597 is VERNON HILL, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24597 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 24597 is 434. 24597 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24597 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 24597 increased to 1257 from 1210 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24597 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 24597 public schools is . % of students in 24597 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 956 84.3% 808 +18%
 Black Or African American 171 15.08% 401 -57%
 Hispanic 7 0.62% 23 -70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 22 0% 22 -100%

Zip Code 24597 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24597 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population12571210
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households519
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$36736
Income Under $50K Per Year62.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.70%
24597 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$233444
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125602
Current Unemployment Level 10.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 24597 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)26273543526166645744352845
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070778488878170605069
Avg Precip (In.)4.013.294.213.544.033.74.283.654.123.663.23.2144.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours