Zip Code 24656 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVansant
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Buchanan
Area Code276
Current Population:3404
Racial Majority:White 96.84%
Public School Racial Majority:White 99%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$28466
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49150
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1693 - 2083 ft.
Area74 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.16107178, -82.12888336

Zip Code 24656 Description

Zip Code 24656 is located in the state of Virginia in the Bristol - Kingsport - Johnson City metro area. Zip code 24656 is primarily located in Buchanan County. The official US Postal Service name for 24656 is VANSANT, Virginia. Portions of zip code 24656 are contained within or border the city limits of Vansant, VA, . The area code for zip code 24656 is 276. 24656 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24656 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 24656 decreased to 3404 from 4006 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24656 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24656 public schools is White. 75% of students in 24656 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3091 96.84% 3378 -8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 46 1.44% 7 +557%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 17 0.53% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 1.19% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 17 0% 17 -100%

Zip Code 24656 Race/Ethnicity

 White 99%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 24656 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population34044006
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households1476
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$28466
Income Under $50K Per Year77.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.60%
24656 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 9Morgan GriffithRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$66500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117755
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 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69d - Dissected Appalachian Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 24656 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243138485762615441322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495868758286857969594867
Avg Precip (In.)3.693.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours