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ZIP Code 22971

Primary City:Shipman, VA (View All Cities)
County: Nelson County
Timezone: Eastern (4:42am)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.7, -78.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22971

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22971. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 22971. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22971, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Shipman, VA
Acceptable:
Rockfish

Stats and Demographics for the 22971 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22971 is located in central Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 22971 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22971 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,735
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 873
Median Home Value $186,000
Land Area 53.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 740
Median Household Income $47,028

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male516160545040395355736271634935281210
Female415054383148445461677271765152261815
Total921111149281888310711614013414213910087543025

Gender

 Male 866 50%
 Female 869 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,374 79.2%
 Black Or African American 299 17.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 16 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 13 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 29 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner634931321431045017
Renter54024262720163
Total11741171581701246620

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 346 47%
 Single Guardian 128 17%
 Singles 224 30%
 Singles With Roommate 42 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 534 72%
 Households with Kids 206 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1491651312101511111114111311101214711
Female7117669815121410101191385849
Total2120231119211830232521242222241817221120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22971 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22971 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 22971 real estate data, the median home value of $186,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 22971. Rentals in 22971 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22971 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,735 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 356 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 161 18%
 Households Vacant 133 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 23%
 1 Bedroom 35 18%
 2 Bedroom 13 7%
 3+ Bedroom 99 52%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,028 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22971 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 22971 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 22971 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 22971 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 488 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 363 28%
 No Earnings 447 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 488 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 363 28%
 No Earnings 447 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 600 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 11%
 Worked at Home 78 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 130 25%
 High School Graduate 324 63%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 48 9%
 Master's degree 11 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 277 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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