Honaker, VA 24260 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24260: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Honaker, VA 24260

Acceptable Alternative
Council, VA 24260
Elk Garden, VA 24260
Venia, VA 24260

Not Acceptable, USPS
Putnam, VA 24260

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 95
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,700
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Russell County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.03, Longitude -82.004
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24260 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Buchanan, Russell).

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Honaker, VA 24260 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,634
Daytime Population: Workers 1,398
Daytime Population: Residents 4,508
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,906
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 6,598
Population in Familes 5,597
Population in Group Qrtrs 36
Population Density2 59
Diversity Index3 4


Median Household Income $36,720
Average Household Income $47,712
Per Capita Income $19,640


Total Housing Units 3,152 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,146 (68.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 573 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 433 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $83,703
Average Home Value $121,482


Total Households 2,719
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 1,932
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.91% 0.49%
Households 0.89% 0.47%
Families 0.73% 0.35%
Median Household Income   0.74%
Per Capita Income   2.25%

Honaker, VA 24260 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24260 to the other 870 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 302 65th
Population Density # 521 40th
Diversity Index # 833 4th
Median Household Income # 755 13th
Per Capita Income # 754 13th

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