Radford (zip 24142), Virginia 

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Population

2,989

+14.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Age

19.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.8 / 5.6

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Radford (zip 24142), Virginia

Small-town complex/College-town - Southwestern Virginia, 30 miles southwest of Roanoke. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the 24142 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Radford, VA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
College town amenities
Cost of living
Attractive setting
Cons
Arts & culture
Isolation
Low job growth


What Bert Has To Say About Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Metro Area

This tri-city area, really a cluster of several small towns, is best known as home of the 25,000-student, 2600-acre campus of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute (better known as Virginia Tech). Blacksburg, population 40,000, is the largest of the small triangle of towns including Christiansburg, Radford, Merrimac and Fairlawn. The area and Blacksburg in particular combines small-town feel and college-town amenities with a mountain setting, outdoor recreation, and proximity to Roanoke and its excellent arts, commerce, and health care amenities.


QUICK FACTS

City: Radford
Zip Codes: Radford (zip 24142)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 2080 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Radford (zip 24142) is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Radford (zip 24142) jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Radford (zip 24142)'s cost of living is 14.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Radford (zip 24142)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Radford city county remained moderately Democratic, 53.1% to 44.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Radford (zip 24142)'s population is 2,989 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 14.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Radford (zip 24142) is Real Estate: $187,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.6%.

SCHOOLS
Radford (zip 24142) public schools spend $9,613 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in Radford (zip 24142). More Education



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Housing Market in Radford

It's a good time to buy in Radford. Home Appreciation is up 10.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Radford is $187,500.

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