Zip Code 24602 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBandy
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Tazewell
Area Code276
Current Population:962
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$30686
Average Adjusted Gross Income$32400
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1929 - 2802 ft.
Area69 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.18286500, -81.65982000

Zip Code 24602 Description

Zip Code 24602 is located in the state of Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24602 is primarily located in Tazewell County. The official US Postal Service name for 24602 is BANDY, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24602 are contained within or border the city limits of Cedar Bluff, VA, . The area code for zip code 24602 is 276. 24602 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24602 is 5.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24602 increased to 962 from 771 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24602 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24602 public schools is . % of students in 24602 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 909 100% 941 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 5 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 1 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 13 0% 13 -100%

Zip Code 24602 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24602 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population962771
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households393
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30686
Income Under $50K Per Year78.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.50%
24602 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$95000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$114999
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 69d - Dissected Appalachian Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24602 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233037465559575138312439
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465565737983827666554564
Avg Precip (In.)3.633.13.773.564.583.864.073.753.12.912.983.1242.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bluefield, WV-VA
CBSA Type24602
CBSA Population106123
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours