Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 23219

Primary City:Richmond, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Near West
County: Richmond City
Timezone: Eastern (11:02pm)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.54, -77.46
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23219

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23219. 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 23219. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23219, 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:
Richmond, VA
Unacceptable:
Capitol

Stats and Demographics for the 23219 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23219 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23219 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23219 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,781
Population Density 2,464 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,135
Median Home Value $244,100
Land Area 1.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,749
Median Household Income $19,231

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6485501593793431381019612315215294613135141
Female5666512034262651097764678180633226151210
Total1201511013628056082471781601902332321579357502611

Gender

 Male 2,078 55%
 Female 1,703 45%
Gender

Race

 White 1,466 38.8%
 Black Or African American 1,872 49.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 280 7.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 49 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 107 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1759243845772
Renter372457169170199114618
Total3895161932082441216810

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 137 8%
 Single Guardian 216 12%
 Singles 1,061 61%
 Singles With Roommate 335 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,573 90%
 Households with Kids 176 10%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14159122014191814149691213722506742
Female147119171112179161110775848610054
Total282220213725313523302016161918152613616796

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23219 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 23219 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23219 real estate data, the median home value of $244,100 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 23219. Rentals in 23219 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23219 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,858 75.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 460 12.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 442 11.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 172 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 27 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,550 73%
 Households Vacant 386 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 231 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 28 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 66 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 159 12%
 1 Bedroom 687 53%
 2 Bedroom 311 24%
 3+ Bedroom 134 10%
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 $19,231 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23219 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. ZIP code 23219 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 23219 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 23219 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 751 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 871 31%
 No Earnings 1,146 41%
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 751 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 871 31%
 No Earnings 1,146 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 576 51%
 Public transportation 199 18%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 13 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 301 27%
 Worked at Home 31 3%
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. 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 122 16%
 High School Graduate 302 40%
 Associate's degree 30 4%
 Bachelor's degree 183 24%
 Master's degree 45 6%
 Professional school degree 59 8%
 Doctorate degree 15 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 342 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 122 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23219

ZIP Code 23219 is in the Doe Sop Educ Programs School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23219.

Richmond Juvenile Detention Home
1700 North 17th St
Richmond, VA 23219
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Doe Sop Educ Programs School District
Virginia Treatment Center
515 North 10th St
Richmond, VA 23219
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: MCV/Va Treatment Ctr School District
Metro Richmond Alternative Ed
301 North Ninth St
Richmond, VA 23219
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Metro Richmond Alternative Ed School District

Nearby ZIP Codes