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ZIP Code 23237

Primary City:Richmond, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Chesterfield
Timezone: Eastern (6:18pm)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.42, -77.44
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23237

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23237. 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 23237. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23237, 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 23237 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23237 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 23237 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23237 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,192
Population Density 1,036 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,311
Median Home Value $167,900
Land Area 20.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,843
Median Household Income $54,735

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7167817547966577707317476828187516705753792191378751
Female723715723789624761754798761855865736617448269177134122
Total1,4391,4961,4771,5851,2811,5311,4851,5451,4431,6731,6161,4061,192827488314221173

Gender

 Male 10,321 49%
 Female 10,871 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,673 64.5%
 Black Or African American 4,684 22.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 0.8%
 Asian 373 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 43 0.2%
 Other Race 1,595 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 661 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner757851,0641,4571,26770929199
Renter1254915094472741597417
Total2001,2761,5731,9041,541868365116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,795 48%
 Single Guardian 1,804 23%
 Singles 1,776 23%
 Singles With Roommate 468 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,853 62%
 Households with Kids 2,990 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male150156141131157167153149155165148141137163158150194152142147
Female155129145140158150127149131123149149149153188154157174116121
Total305285286271315317280298286288297290286316346304351326258268

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23237 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23237 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 23237 real estate data, the median home value of $167,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23237 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23237 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23237 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,174 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,484 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,263 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,096 25%
 Households Vacant 468 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 166 35.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.5%
 For Sale Only 142 30.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 4.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 107 22.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 2%
 1 Bedroom 347 20%
 2 Bedroom 375 21%
 3+ Bedroom 1,012 57%
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 $54,735 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23237 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 23237 has very few people that work at home. 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 23237 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 7,480 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,244 25%
 No Earnings 5,412 32%
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 7,480 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,244 25%
 No Earnings 5,412 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,964 97.6%
 Public transportation 85 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 0.8%
 Worked at Home 81 0.8%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,430 20.3%
 High School Graduate 4,038 57.4%
 Associate's degree 519 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 801 11.4%
 Master's degree 208 3.0%
 Professional school degree 12 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,388 81.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 287 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 481 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23237

ZIP Code 23237 is in the Chesterfield County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23237.

Bellwood Elementary
9536 Dawnshire Rd
Richmond, VA 23237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesterfield County Public Schools
Bensley Elementary
6600 Strathmore Rd
Richmond, VA 23237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesterfield County Public Schools
Beulah Elementary
4216 Beulah Rd
Richmond, VA 23237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesterfield County Public Schools
Salem Church Elementary
9600 Salem Church Rd
Richmond, VA 23237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesterfield County Public Schools
Salem Church Middle School
9700 Salem Church Rd;
Richmond, VA 23237
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chesterfield County Public Schools

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