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ZIP Code 23123

Primary City:New Canton, VA (View All Cities)
County: Buckingham County
Timezone: Eastern (10:02pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.65, -78.31
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23123

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23123. 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 23123. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23123, 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:
New Canton, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23123 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23123 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 23123 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23123 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,860
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 916
Median Home Value $124,400
Land Area 40.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 756
Median Household Income $32,027

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male55635770353947506776876564454430239
Female384356524942535563778177675944371922
Total93106113122848110010513015316814213110488674231

Gender

 Male 926 50%
 Female 934 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,091 58.7%
 Black Or African American 699 37.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner639841341251066312
Renter9313243292698
Total15701161771541327220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 346 46%
 Single Guardian 167 22%
 Singles 200 26%
 Singles With Roommate 43 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 533 71%
 Households with Kids 223 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male61791620131488121213614111910131710
Female71285977101081117317711121486
Total132917212920211818202330931183022272516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23123 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23123 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 23123 real estate data, the median home value of $124,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23123 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23123 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23123 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,860 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 330 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 239 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 187 20%
 Households Vacant 160 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 4%
 For Sale Only 9 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 14%
 2 Bedroom 41 32%
 3+ Bedroom 71 55%
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 $32,027 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23123 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. However, that is not the case in 23123. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 425 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 253 20%
 No Earnings 594 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 425 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 253 20%
 No Earnings 594 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 530 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 4%
 Worked at Home 11 2%
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 90 20%
 High School Graduate 292 65%
 Associate's degree 28 6%
 Bachelor's degree 36 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 246 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 65 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23123

ZIP Code 23123 is in the Buckingham County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23123.

Gold Hill Elementary
59 Gold Hill Elementary
New Canton, VA 23123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buckingham County Public Schools
Calvary Christian School
31139 N James Madison Hwy
New Canton, VA 23123
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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