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ZIP Code 23181

Primary City:West Point, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:55pm)
Coordinates:37.6, -76.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23181

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23181. 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 23181. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23181, 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:
West Point, VA
Acceptable:
Cologne
Unacceptable:
Eltham

Stats and Demographics for the 23181 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23181 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 23181 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23181 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,426
Population Density 83 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,301
Median Home Value $220,000
Land Area 65.48 sq mi
Water Area 7.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,070
Median Household Income $63,288

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17818720418415513414515719821217014316012679803850
Female162196190176127162161184187247190201185118100867183
Total340383394360282296306341385459360344345244179166109133

Gender

 Male 2,600 48%
 Female 2,826 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,112 76%
 Black Or African American 952 18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 100 2%
 Asian 71 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 69 1%
 Two Or More Races 122 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2016928135931322214778
Renter3592929273463516
Total5526137345138626818294

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,127 54%
 Single Guardian 367 18%
 Singles 500 24%
 Singles With Roommate 76 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,308 63%
 Households with Kids 762 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2841364334363736444837303851353640393436
Female3429273739343836492840384143413249302433
Total6270638073707572937677687994766889695869

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23181 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 23181 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 23181 real estate data, the median home value of $220,000 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 23181. Rentals in 23181 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23181 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,356 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 1%
 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 1,072 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 517 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 481 21%
 Households Vacant 231 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 55 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 97 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 73 14%
 2 Bedroom 213 41%
 3+ Bedroom 237 45%
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 $63,288 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23181 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. However, that is not the case in 23181. 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 2,230 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 813 18%
 No Earnings 1,356 31%
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 2,230 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 813 18%
 No Earnings 1,356 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,410 88.1%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 2.3%
 Worked at Home 251 9.2%
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 112 6.2%
 High School Graduate 1,140 62.9%
 Associate's degree 157 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 261 14.4%
 Master's degree 115 6.3%
 Professional school degree 23 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,114 86.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 125 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23181

ZIP Code 23181 is in the West Point Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23181.

West Point Middle School
1040 Thompson Ave
West Point, VA 23181
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Point Public Schools
West Point Elementary
1060 Thompson Ave
West Point, VA 23181
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Point Public Schools
West Point High School
2700 Mattaponi Ave
West Point, VA 23181
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Point Public Schools

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