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ZIP Code 23109

Primary City:Mathews, VA (View All Cities)
County: Mathews County
Timezone: Eastern (1:47am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.43, -76.32
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23109

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23109. 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 23109. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23109, 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:
Mathews, VA
Acceptable:
Beaverlett

Stats and Demographics for the 23109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23109 is located in southeast 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 23109 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23109 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,821
Population Density 106 people per sq mi
Housing Units 958
Median Home Value $221,100
Land Area 17.19 sq mi
Water Area 1.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 780
Median Household Income $48,984

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male384855353638285640646768666253311727
Female424355553638256361697480757355544549
Total809111090727653119101133141148141135108856276

Gender

 Male 829 46%
 Female 992 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,637 89.9%
 Black Or African American 123 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 12 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 39 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner729851141321369224
Renter14233432252274
Total21521191461571589928

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 406 52%
 Single Guardian 95 12%
 Singles 239 31%
 Singles With Roommate 40 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 579 74%
 Households with Kids 201 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male688761181013121599109894512
Female78846712117911817101015107139
Total1316161112182021202126172620192319111821

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23109 has a slightly higher 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 23109 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23109 real estate data, the median home value of $221,100 is slightly higher than average 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 23109. Rentals in 23109 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,761 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 3%
 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 358 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 261 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 161 17%
 Households Vacant 178 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 15 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 117 38%
 2 Bedroom 127 41%
 3+ Bedroom 68 22%
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 $48,984 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23109 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. Most commuters in 23109 can expect to fall in that range. 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 792 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 15%
 No Earnings 862 44%
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 792 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 15%
 No Earnings 862 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 908 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 6%
 Worked at Home 49 5%
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. 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 106 13%
 High School Graduate 577 73%
 Associate's degree 11 1%
 Bachelor's degree 36 5%
 Master's degree 39 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 26 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 301 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23109

ZIP Code 23109 is in the Mathews County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23109.

Thomas Hunter Middle School
Rt 611 387 Church St
Mathews, VA 23109
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mathews County Public Schools
Lee-Jackson Elementary
Rt 611 347 Church St
Mathews, VA 23109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mathews County Public Schools
Mathews High School
Rt 198 9889 Buckley Hall Rd
Mathews, VA 23109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mathews County Public Schools

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