Zip Code 24963 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePeterstown
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Monroe
Secondary County: Summers
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:4095
Racial Majority:White 97.61%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$33779
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46990
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1778 - 2494 ft.
Area55 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.43520700, -80.77055600

Zip Code 24963 Description

Zip Code 24963 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24963 is primarily located in Monroe County. Portions of 24963 are also located in Summers County. The official US Postal Service name for 24963 is PETERSTOWN, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 24963 are contained within or border the city limits of Peterstown, WV, . Zip code 24963 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 24963 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24963 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24963 increased to 4095 from 3481 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24963 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24963 public schools is White. 58.3% of students in 24963 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3759 97.61% 3996 -6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 15 -100%
 Hispanic 80 2.08% 20 +300%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 8 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 48 0.31% 48 -75%

Zip Code 24963 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.4%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 0.4%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 24963 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population40953481
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1689
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33779
Income Under $50K Per Year68.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
24963 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
West Virginia District 9
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$187955
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143230
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24963 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243138475660595240322540
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465565737983827566564564
Avg Precip (In.)2.952.743.413.193.893.623.863.232.952.632.652.5137.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA
CBSA Type24963
CBSA Population159487
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours