Zip Code 24862 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMohawk
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McDowell
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:651
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:10.3%
Median Household Income$18381
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time45.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1211 - 1631 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.50233600, -81.90839900

Zip Code 24862 Description

Zip Code 24862 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24862 is primarily located in McDowell County. The official US Postal Service name for 24862 is MOHAWK, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 24862 are contained within or border the city limits of Gilbert Creek, WV, . Zip code 24862 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 24862 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24862 is 10.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 12.9% 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 24862 decreased to 651 from 740 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24862 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24862 public schools is . % of students in 24862 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 503 100% 648 -22%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 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 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 24862 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24862 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population651740
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households268
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$18381
Income Under $50K Per Year94.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year3.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.90%
24862 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$89991
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128366
Current Unemployment Level 10.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69d - Dissected Appalachian Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24862 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253239495863625542332642
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495869778487868069584867
Avg Precip (In.)3.633.263.893.764.593.934.144.13.342.913.443.3844.35
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours