Elliston, VA 24087 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24087: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Elliston, VA 24087

Acceptable Alternative
Ironto, VA 24087
Lafayette, VA 24087

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 54
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,459
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Montgomery County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.197, Longitude -80.221
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24087 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Montgomery, Roanoke).

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Elliston, VA 24087 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 4,163
Population in Households 4,141
Population in Familes 3,393
Population in Group Qrtrs 22
Population Density1 78
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 1,657
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 1,169
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,842 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,298 (70.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 359 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 185 (10.0%)
Median Home Value $163,690
Average Home Value $209,881


Median Household Income $47,274
Average Household Income $64,731
Per Capita Income $25,787
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.57% 0.49%
Households 0.6% 0.5%
Families 0.45% 0.41%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.57%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Elliston, VA 24087 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24087 to the other 856 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 389 55th
Population Density1 # 443 48th
Diversity Index2 # 667 22nd
Median Household Income # 456 47th
Per Capita Income # 410 52nd

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