Zip Code 24970 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRonceverte
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Greenbrier
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:4575
Racial Majority:White 92.93%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$34960
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41450
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1768 - 2651 ft.
Area85 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.73036300, -80.48930900

Zip Code 24970 Description

Zip Code 24970 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 24970 is primarily located in Greenbrier County. The official US Postal Service name for 24970 is RONCEVERTE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 24970 are contained within or border the city limits of Ronceverte, WV, Fairlea, WV, . Zip code 24970 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 24970 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 24970 is 5.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 24970 decreased to 4575 from 4859 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 24970 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 24970 public schools is White. 51.4% of students in 24970 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4322 92.93% 4284 +1%
 Black Or African American 107 2.3% 151 -29%
 Hispanic 48 1.03% 52 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 9 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 9 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 61 3.74% 61 +185%

Zip Code 24970 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.7%
 Black Or African American 4.9%
 Hispanic 1.5%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 24970 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population45754859
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households1943
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34960
Income Under $50K Per Year70.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.50%
24970 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$219500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$151518
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
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 69a - Forested Hills and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 24970 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222937465559585139302439
Avg Max Temp (°F)40455464737983827666544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.22.923.633.324.163.644.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours