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ZIP Code 23238

Primary City:Henrico, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (8:53am)
Coordinates:37.60, -77.64
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23238

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23238. 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 23238. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23238, 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:
Henrico, VA
Acceptable:
Richmond

Stats and Demographics for the 23238 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23238 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23238 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23238 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,134
Population Density 1,171 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,598
Median Home Value $271,100
Land Area 21.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,879
Median Household Income $64,927

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male684693791766615744642665670784816882837558378304266286
Female6527247547437048746907558039711,1731,070997707499448485704
Total1,3361,4171,5451,5091,3191,6181,3321,4201,4731,7551,9891,9521,8341,265877752751990

Gender

 Male 11,381 45%
 Female 13,753 55%
Gender

Race

 White 20,449 81.4%
 Black Or African American 2,755 11.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.2%
 Asian 1,083 4.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 314 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 479 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner324769701,6091,8901,128632158
Renter3641,008625524371217413462
Total3961,4841,5952,1332,2611,3451,045620

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,394 50%
 Single Guardian 1,309 12%
 Singles 3,521 32%
 Singles With Roommate 655 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,879 72%
 Households with Kids 3,000 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12714614014313411914412617015715213416418417817017513211194
Female11814612812013313914614815814514317414414817418518710691104
Total245292268263267258290274328302295308308332352355362238202198

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23238 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23238 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 23238 real estate data, the median home value of $271,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23238 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23238 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23238 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,706 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 44 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 343 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 41 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,140 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,755 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,984 34%
 Households Vacant 719 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 424 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Sale Only 110 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 100 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 265 7%
 1 Bedroom 904 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,851 47%
 3+ Bedroom 940 24%
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 $64,927 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23238 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 23238 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 8,953 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,974 24%
 No Earnings 7,042 34%
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 8,953 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,974 24%
 No Earnings 7,042 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,123 89.1%
 Public transportation 58 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 326 2.6%
 Worked at Home 978 7.8%
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 445 6%
 High School Graduate 2,437 31%
 Associate's degree 422 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,459 31%
 Master's degree 1,388 17%
 Professional school degree 484 6%
 Doctorate degree 307 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,119 63.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,228 24.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 607 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23238

ZIP Code 23238 is in the Henrico County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23238.

Godwin High School
2101 Pump Rd
Richmond, VA 23238
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Yeshiva of Virginia - Rudlin Torah Academy
12285 Patterson Ave
Richmond, VA 23238
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Steward School
11600 Gayton Rd
Richmond, VA 23238
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Academy of Academic Excellence
2545 Gayton Centre Dr
Richmond, VA 23238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hallmark Youthcare Richmond
12800 West Creek Pkwy
Richmond, VA 23238
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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