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ZIP Code 23055

Primary City:Fork Union, VA (View All Cities)
County: Fluvanna County
Timezone: Eastern (5:04pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.79, -78.22
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23055. 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 23055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23055, 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:
Fork Union, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23055 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 23055 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23055 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 915
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 375
Median Home Value $164,300
Land Area 15.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 337
Median Household Income $59,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male343128402329302027283034282520141512
Female283133211628152627244128292319201721
Total626261613957454654527162574839343233

Gender

 Male 468 51%
 Female 447 49%
Gender

Race

 White 630 68.9%
 Black Or African American 224 24.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 41 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner318194951363211
Renter829242121843
Total1147437072443614

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 170 50%
 Single Guardian 57 17%
 Singles 93 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 222 66%
 Households with Kids 115 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6469103756758356616750
Female35769539554897632643
Total991315198101411129161212129181393

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23055 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23055 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 23055 real estate data, the median home value of $164,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23055 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 861 94.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 50 5.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 141 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 78 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 118 31%
 Households Vacant 38 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Sale Only 5 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 70%
 3+ Bedroom 8 30%
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 $59,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23055 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 23055 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 324 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 7%
 No Earnings 331 47%
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 324 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 7%
 No Earnings 331 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 329 92.2%
 Public transportation 1 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2.2%
 Worked at Home 19 5.3%
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 144 41%
 High School Graduate 150 43%
 Associate's degree 9 3%
 Bachelor's degree 8 2%
 Master's degree 38 11%
 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 186 89.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23055

ZIP Code 23055 is in the Fluvanna County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23055.

Carysbrook Elementary
9172 James Madison Hwy
Fork Union, VA 23055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fluvanna County Public Schools
Fork Union Military Academy
4744 James Madison Hwy
Fork Union, VA 23055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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