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ZIP Code 23223

Primary City:Richmond, VA (View All Cities)
County: Richmond City
Timezone: Eastern (2:40am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.56, -77.37
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23223

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23223. 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 23223. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23223, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 23223 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23223 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 23223 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23223 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 47,677
Population Density 2,830 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,017
Median Home Value $153,300
Land Area 16.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,259
Median Household Income $36,855

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7621,5921,5011,5821,9732,1051,6241,3171,4491,5421,5341,3711,025657488311207198
Female1,7661,5591,4511,6612,1792,3801,7761,5631,5831,8611,7681,6311,241896688541466429
Total3,5283,1512,9523,2434,1524,4853,4002,8803,0323,4033,3023,0022,2661,5531,176852673627

Gender

 Male 22,238 47%
 Female 25,439 53%
Gender

Race

 White 7,309 15.3%
 Black Or African American 38,257 80.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 130 0.3%
 Asian 473 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 470 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,021 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1081,0451,4641,9112,0001,258716250
Renter1,4323,0441,7661,8401,293618383131
Total1,5404,0893,2303,7513,2931,8761,099381

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,427 23%
 Single Guardian 6,621 34%
 Singles 6,469 34%
 Singles With Roommate 1,742 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,995 67%
 Households with Kids 6,264 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male381342320332366316280312318325282323309262290341300331320345
Female361391330336314324311318292302312291264282333347327311343346
Total742733650668680640591630610627594614573544623688627642663691

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23223 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 23223 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23223 real estate data, the median home value of $153,300 is slightly less 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 23223. Rentals in 23223 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23223 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,873 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,476 3.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 24 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 150 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 150 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,188 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,564 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,507 48%
 Households Vacant 2,758 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,091 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 47 2%
 For Sale Only 631 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 81 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 810 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 264 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,291 22%
 2 Bedroom 5,030 49%
 3+ Bedroom 2,627 26%
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 $36,855 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23223 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. Residents in ZIP code 23223 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 23223 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,844 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,720 23%
 No Earnings 14,004 37%
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 14,844 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,720 23%
 No Earnings 14,004 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,257 87.2%
 Public transportation 1,361 6.9%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 771 3.9%
 Worked at Home 380 1.9%
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. 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 3,020 21.8%
 High School Graduate 7,095 51.3%
 Associate's degree 635 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,961 14.2%
 Master's degree 682 4.9%
 Professional school degree 348 2.5%
 Doctorate degree 98 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,822 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 314 3.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,678 17.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23223

ZIP Code 23223 is in the Henrico County Public Schools. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23223.

New Bridge Learning Center
5915 Nine Mile Rd
Henrico, VA 23223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Empowerment Academy
5915 Nine Mile Rd
Henrico, Virginia, VA 23223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Franklin Military Academy
701 North 37th St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Pre-School Dev. Center
2124 North 29th St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Fairfield Middle School
5121 Nine Mile Rd
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Adams Elementary
600 South Laburnum Ave
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Ratcliffe Elementary
2901 Thalen St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Arthur Ashe Junior Elementary
1001 Cedar Fork Rd
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Harvie Elementary
3401 Harvie Rd
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Chimborazo Elementary
3000 East Marshall St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Fairfield Court Elementary
2510 Phaup St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
George Mason Elementary
813 North 28th St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School
1000 Mosby St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Woodville Elementary
2000 North 28th St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Bellevue Elementary
2301 East Grace St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Armstrong High School
2300 Cool Ln
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Landmark Christian School
4000 Creighton Rd
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Central Montessori School of Virginia
323 N 20th St
Richmond, VA 23223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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