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ZIP Code 23047

Primary City:Doswell, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:10am)
Coordinates:37.9, -77.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23047

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23047. 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 23047. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23047, 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:
Doswell, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23047 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 23047 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23047 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,952
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 811
Median Home Value $270,300
Land Area 47.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 745
Median Household Income $69,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male375363734443395457839678834938382012
Female344657635038305572869490716439453424
Total719912013694816910912916919016815411377835436

Gender

 Male 960 49%
 Female 992 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,470 75.3%
 Black Or African American 420 21.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.4%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner418801521551028913
Renter6252734141187
Total10431071861691139720

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 443 59%
 Single Guardian 125 17%
 Singles 150 20%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 535 72%
 Households with Kids 210 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31176119711157111582212168221510
Female659998910101471410121411119189
Total916161520171621252118291834262719313319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23047 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23047 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 23047 real estate data, the median home value of $270,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 23047. Rentals in 23047 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,940 99.4%
 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 12 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 393 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 220 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 132 16%
 Households Vacant 66 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 10 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 21%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 16%
 2 Bedroom 51 48%
 3+ Bedroom 38 36%
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 $69,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23047 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 23047 has very few people that work at home. 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 23047. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 735 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 384 26%
 No Earnings 338 23%
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 735 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 384 26%
 No Earnings 338 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 898 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1%
 Worked at Home 13 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 48 8%
 High School Graduate 282 50%
 Associate's degree 18 3%
 Bachelor's degree 182 32%
 Master's degree 20 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 18 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 245 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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