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ZIP Code 23185

Primary City:Williamsburg, VA (View All Cities)
County: Williamsburg City
Timezone: Eastern (7:31am)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.2, -76.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23185

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23185. 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 23185. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23185, 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:
Williamsburg, VA
Unacceptable:
Wlmg, Wmsbg

Stats and Demographics for the 23185 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23185 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 23185 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23185 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,370
Population Density 828 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,544
Median Home Value $316,200
Land Area 56.03 sq mi
Water Area 25.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,267
Median Household Income $70,196

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0171,1731,2942,1122,5711,2051,0331,1161,2241,3911,5111,3741,3411,172925860506435
Female1,0601,0961,2592,1692,6951,1661,0471,1231,3201,5921,6661,5141,5201,3701,057872700884
Total2,0772,2692,5534,2815,2662,3712,0802,2392,5442,9833,1772,8882,8612,5421,9821,7321,2061,319

Gender

 Male 22,260 48%
 Female 24,110 52%
Gender

Race

 White 35,473 76.5%
 Black Or African American 6,791 14.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 159 0.3%
 Asian 1,581 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.1%
 Other Race 951 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,381 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner957921,6022,5532,7512,3951,663497
Renter8661,103828729481232265415
Total9611,8952,4303,2823,2322,6271,928912

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,459 55%
 Single Guardian 2,187 13%
 Singles 4,229 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,392 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,519 73%
 Households with Kids 4,748 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male196219215207213241239234246251281278203281280312324465731686
Female216192215218187202219246242261248232261257253277268533838795
Total4124114304254004434584804885125295104645385335895929981,5691,481

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23185 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23185 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 23185 real estate data, the median home value of $316,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 23185. Rentals in 23185 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23185 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,791 90.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 432 0.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 39 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 265 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,784 8.2%
 Military Quarters 7 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 52 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,831 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,517 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,919 24%
 Households Vacant 3,277 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 470 14.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 1.3%
 For Sale Only 386 11.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 73 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,025 61.8%
 For Migrant Workers 14 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 268 8.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 109 2%
 1 Bedroom 719 14%
 2 Bedroom 2,226 44%
 3+ Bedroom 2,014 40%
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 $70,196 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23185 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. More commuters in 23185 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 14,342 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,484 29%
 No Earnings 14,101 35%
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 14,342 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,484 29%
 No Earnings 14,101 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,419 84.7%
 Public transportation 376 1.8%
 Taxicab 23 0.1%
 Motorcycle 61 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,403 6.8%
 Worked at Home 1,272 6.2%
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 912 6%
 High School Graduate 5,112 36%
 Associate's degree 917 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,740 26%
 Master's degree 1,996 14%
 Professional school degree 831 6%
 Doctorate degree 737 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,774 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 752 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 332 4.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23185

ZIP Code 23185 is in the Doe Sop Educ Programs School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23185.

Middle Peninsula Juvenile Detention Home
9300 Merrimac Trail
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Doe Sop Educ Programs School District
James River Elementary
8901 Pocahontas Trail
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsburg-James City Public Schools
Berkeley Middle School
1118 Ironbound Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Williamsburg-James City Public Schools
Matthew Whaley Elementary
301 Scotland St
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsburg-James City Public Schools
Rawls Byrd Elementary
112 Laurel Ln
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsburg-James City Public Schools
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary
3131 Ironbound Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsburg-James City Public Schools
Magruder Elementary
700 Penniman Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: York County Public Schools
Queens Lake Middle School
124 West Queens Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: York County Public Schools
Waller Mill Elementary
314 Waller Mill Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: York County Public Schools
Walsingham Academy
1100 Jamestown Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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