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ZIP Code 23040

Primary City:Cumberland, VA (View All Cities)
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (9:44am)
Coordinates:37.5, -78.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23040. 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 23040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23040, 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:
Cumberland, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23040 is located in central Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 23040 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23040 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,661
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,068
Median Home Value $152,900
Land Area 147.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,772
Median Household Income $47,261

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13014016219713613010213914018117313717612487653624
Female14713516115814011313615317019916717517310492744936
Total2772753233552762432382923103803403123492281791398560

Gender

 Male 2,279 49%
 Female 2,382 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,830 60.7%
 Black Or African American 1,660 35.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.3%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 49 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 95 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1611622230632423413331
Renter398081904825198
Total5519630339637225915239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 900 51%
 Single Guardian 361 20%
 Singles 421 24%
 Singles With Roommate 90 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,178 66%
 Households with Kids 594 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1632312826332226334131263826364247373531
Female2434242530241627383624443522382431313430
Total4066555356573853717755707348746678686961

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23040 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23040 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 23040 real estate data, the median home value of $152,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23040 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23040 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,643 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 919 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 463 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 390 19%
 Households Vacant 296 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 8.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 29 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 19.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 178 60.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 39 13%
 3+ Bedroom 268 87%
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 $47,261 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23040 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 23040. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,394 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 800 23%
 No Earnings 1,287 37%
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 1,394 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 800 23%
 No Earnings 1,287 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,887 94.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 0.2%
 Worked at Home 112 5.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 286 23%
 High School Graduate 736 60%
 Associate's degree 40 3%
 Bachelor's degree 76 6%
 Master's degree 64 5%
 Professional school degree 11 1%
 Doctorate degree 20 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 750 87.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23040

ZIP Code 23040 is in the Cumberland County Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23040.

Cumberland Middle School
16 School Rd
Cumberland, VA 23040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County Public Schools
Cumberland Elementary
60 School Rd
Cumberland, VA 23040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County Public Schools
Cumberland High School
15 School Rd
Cumberland, VA 23040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County Public Schools
Bear Creek Academy
1874 Anderson Hwy Bldg a
Cumberland, VA 23040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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