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ZIP Code 23224

Primary City:Richmond, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Broad Rock
County: Richmond City
Timezone: Eastern (11:40am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.50, -77.48
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23224. 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 23224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23224, 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
Acceptable:
N Chesterfld, North Chesterfield

Stats and Demographics for the 23224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23224 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23224 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 23224 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,461
Population Density 2,869 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,828
Median Home Value $122,600
Land Area 11.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,714
Median Household Income $33,141

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5441,2101,1421,1091,5101,4531,2671,0489861,0041,056910672378294247150167
Female1,4931,1431,0311,2111,6271,5691,2671,0821,0771,2231,2331,019738479386288256192
Total3,0372,3532,1732,3203,1373,0222,5342,1302,0632,2272,2891,9291,410857680535406359

Gender

 Male 16,147 48%
 Female 17,314 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,133 15.3%
 Black Or African American 23,503 70.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 173 0.5%
 Asian 290 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 57 0.2%
 Other Race 3,517 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 788 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner735807751,1641,173688502150
Renter1,0982,1301,4461,48295332513441
Total1,1712,7102,2212,6462,1261,013636191

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,929 23%
 Single Guardian 4,902 39%
 Singles 3,672 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,211 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,914 62%
 Households with Kids 4,800 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male306304313266252278230213237242252200227221203226237198245289
Female298326282274243241207252200248191205180207217220246265263310
Total604630595540495519437465437490443405407428420446483463508599

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23224 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 23224 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 23224 real estate data, the median home value of $122,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23224 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,942 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 223 0.7%
 Other Institutional 7 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 289 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,964 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,141 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,609 51%
 Households Vacant 2,114 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,267 59.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 1.9%
 For Sale Only 239 11.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 523 24.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 191 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,059 14%
 2 Bedroom 4,386 57%
 3+ Bedroom 2,036 27%
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 $33,141 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23224 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 23224 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. Most commuters in 23224 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,504 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,864 29%
 No Earnings 9,750 36%
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 9,504 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,864 29%
 No Earnings 9,750 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,804 87.4%
 Public transportation 857 5.9%
 Taxicab 32 0.2%
 Motorcycle 71 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 424 2.9%
 Worked at Home 460 3.1%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,282 33.1%
 High School Graduate 5,385 54.3%
 Associate's degree 370 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 564 5.7%
 Master's degree 247 2.5%
 Professional school degree 50 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 25 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,984 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 468 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 928 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23224

ZIP Code 23224 is in the Richmond City Public Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23224.

Blackwell Elementary
1600 Everett St
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
E.s.h. Greene Elementary
1745 Catalina Dr
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Elkhardt Middle School
6300 Hull St Rd
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Swansboro Elementary
3160 Midlothian Tnpk
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
J.L. Francis Elementary
5146 Snead Rd
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Oak Grove/Bellemeade Elementary
2200 Ingram St
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Commonwealth Christian Academy
1101 Bin Bridge
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Elijah House Academy
6255 Warwick Rd
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Ephesus Sda School
3700 Midlothian Tpke
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Precious Blessing Academy
4823 Bryce Ln
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Southside Baptist Christian School
5515 Bryce Ln
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
All Saints Letsy Ann Memorial School
2001 Royall Ave
Richmond, VA 23224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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