Zip Code 24733 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLashmeet
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mercer
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:853
Racial Majority:White 99.39%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$24598
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37200
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time41.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2608 - 3012 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.46959100, -81.21335500

Zip Code 24733 Description

Zip Code 24733 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24733 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 24733 is LASHMEET, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 24733 are contained within or border the city limits of Matoaka, WV, . Zip code 24733 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 24733 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24733 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 24733 decreased to 853 from 1477 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24733 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24733 public schools is . % of students in 24733 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 655 99.39% 843 -22%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 5 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 4 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.61% 1 +300%

Zip Code 24733 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24733 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population8531477
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households349
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$24598
Income Under $50K Per Year80.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.60%
24733 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$427000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$120138
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 ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69c - Greenbriar Karst
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 24733 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253241505861605443342742
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435262707780797363534361
Avg Precip (In.)3.432.733.883.323.873.563.232.932.872.412.292.7637.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bluefield, WV-VA
CBSA Type24733
CBSA Population106123
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours