Zip Code 24639 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRaven
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Buchanan
Secondary County: Tazewell
Area Code276
Current Population:3533
Racial Majority:White 93.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.7%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$22934
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38740
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time29.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1936 - 2694 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.17475128, -81.88047791

Zip Code 24639 Description

Zip Code 24639 is located in the state of Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24639 is primarily located in Buchanan County. Portions of 24639 are also located in Tazewell County. The official US Postal Service name for 24639 is RAVEN, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24639 are contained within or border the city limits of Raven, VA, . The area code for zip code 24639 is 276. 24639 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24639 is 8.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 10.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24639 increased to 3533 from 3376 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24639 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24639 public schools is White. 72.8% of students in 24639 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3801 93.99% 3490 +9%
 Black Or African American 174 4.3% 5 +3380%
 Hispanic 0 0% 11 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 21 0.52% 1 +2000%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.19% 20 +140%

Zip Code 24639 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 1.4%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 24639 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population35333376
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1444
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
72.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$22934
Income Under $50K Per Year80.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.00%
24639 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$60000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$131614
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24639 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233037475560585139312440
Avg Max Temp (°F)43475665738083827767564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.83.224.094.144.664.584.714.133.633.013.43.446.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bluefield, WV-VA
CBSA Type24639
CBSA Population106123
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours