Zip Code 24714 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBeeson
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mercer
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:257
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$23449
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time53.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2323 - 2500 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.46313800, -81.16154500

Zip Code 24714 Description

Zip Code 24714 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24714 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 24714 is BEESON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 24714 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 24714 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 24714 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24714 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24714 increased to 257 from 123 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24714 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24714 public schools is . % of students in 24714 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 121 100% 251 -52%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0% 5 -100%

Zip Code 24714 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24714 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population257123
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households109
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$23449
Income Under $50K Per Year73.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.90%
24714 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$193380
Average Real Estate Sale Price$120235
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24714 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233039485660585241332540
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425161697679787262524360
Avg Precip (In.)3.472.883.953.414.23.593.633.053.122.582.482.939.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bluefield, WV-VA
CBSA Type24714
CBSA Population106123
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours