Zip Code 24873 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePaynesville
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McDowell
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:600
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:10.3%
Median Household Income$20787
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37870
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time36.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1739 - 2129 ft.
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.36130900, -81.65613400

Zip Code 24873 Description

Zip Code 24873 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24873 is primarily located in McDowell County. The official US Postal Service name for 24873 is PAYNESVILLE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 24873 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 24873 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 24873 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24873 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 24873 decreased to 600 from 638 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24873 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24873 public schools is . % of students in 24873 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 388 100% 593 -35%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 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 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 24873 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 24873 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population600638
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households273
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$20787
Income Under $50K Per Year88.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year10.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.40%
24873 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$171434
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117702
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 24873 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243038475661605340322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)43475667758285847867574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.663.23.83.794.563.884.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours