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ZIP Code 23005

Primary City:Ashland, VA (View All Cities)
County: Hanover County
Timezone: Eastern (3:04pm)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.8, -77.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23005. 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 23005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23005, 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:
Ashland, VA
Unacceptable:
Ashaiiu

Stats and Demographics for the 23005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23005 is located in east 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 23005 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23005 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,227
Population Density 226 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,156
Median Home Value $249,700
Land Area 67.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,770
Median Household Income $54,855

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male384422496684719366344375427561616547470305214168122111
Female337391421685711370330380514697654567486372281232218250
Total7218139171,3691,4307366747559411,2581,2701,114956677495400340361

Gender

 Male 7,331 48%
 Female 7,896 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,901 78.2%
 Black Or African American 2,558 16.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.4%
 Asian 157 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 236 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 301 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner332275181,014989585376156
Renter17338036239724913610372
Total2066078801,4111,238721479228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,821 49%
 Single Guardian 1,059 18%
 Singles 1,548 27%
 Singles With Roommate 342 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,013 70%
 Households with Kids 1,757 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5789867368888199861018310310810199119106146214205
Female55706371658172789596767686871009792168228224
Total112159149144133169153177181197159179194188199216198314442429

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23005 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23005 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 23005 real estate data, the median home value of $249,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23005 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23005 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23005 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,027 92.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 177 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 972 6.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 45 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,627 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,271 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,872 30%
 Households Vacant 386 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 141 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 75 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 2%
 1 Bedroom 194 11%
 2 Bedroom 1,153 63%
 3+ Bedroom 461 25%
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 $54,855 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23005 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 23005 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,975 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,959 32%
 No Earnings 3,610 29%
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 4,975 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,959 32%
 No Earnings 3,610 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,421 86.5%
 Public transportation 40 0.5%
 Taxicab 25 0.3%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 508 6.8%
 Worked at Home 423 5.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 542 12%
 High School Graduate 2,290 50%
 Associate's degree 269 6%
 Bachelor's degree 955 21%
 Master's degree 308 7%
 Professional school degree 91 2%
 Doctorate degree 104 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,908 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 267 11.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 178 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23005

ZIP Code 23005 is in the Hanover County Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23005.

Soar Academy
13496 Liberty School Rd
Ashland, VA 23005
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Elmont Elementary
12007 Cedar Ln
Ashland, VA 23005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Henry Clay Elementary
310 South James St
Ashland, VA 23005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
John M. Gandy Elementary
201 Archie Cannon Dr
Ashland, VA 23005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Liberty Middle School
13496 Liberty School Rd
Ashland, VA 23005
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Patrick Henry High School
12449 West Patrick Henry Rd
Ashland, VA 23005
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Hanover Academy
115 Frances Rd
Ashland, VA 23005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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