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ZIP Code 23324

Primary City:Chesapeake, VA (View All Cities)
County: Chesapeake City
Timezone: Eastern (2:00am)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.80, -76.28
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23324

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23324. 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 23324. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23324, 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:
Chesapeake, VA
Acceptable:
South Norfolk

Stats and Demographics for the 23324 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23324 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 23324 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 23324 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,851
Population Density 3,420 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,259
Median Home Value $159,900
Land Area 6.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,638
Median Household Income $36,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,086920795794756838720581561722689558429294293182137103
Female1,0248847798209971,037886695715856800661584464410323247211
Total2,1101,8041,5741,6141,7531,8751,6061,2761,2761,5781,4891,2191,013758703505384314

Gender

 Male 10,458 46%
 Female 12,393 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,796 34.1%
 Black Or African American 13,521 59.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 88 0.4%
 Asian 199 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 589 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 643 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner89651612954803625457177
Renter4421,08075075257737422372
Total5311,7311,3621,7061,380999680249

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,752 32%
 Single Guardian 3,019 35%
 Singles 2,345 27%
 Singles With Roommate 522 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,252 61%
 Households with Kids 3,386 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male230237216188200176196175173162162165151155160144173170147135
Female201216204190170176194173171180133170143153165165168161161177
Total431453420378370352390348344342295335294308325309341331308312

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23324 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23324 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 23324 real estate data, the median home value of $159,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23324 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23324 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23324 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,777 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 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 70 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,309 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,059 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,270 46%
 Households Vacant 621 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 181 29.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 3.4%
 For Sale Only 150 24.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 1.4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 240 38.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 185 5%
 1 Bedroom 515 13%
 2 Bedroom 2,009 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,236 31%
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 $36,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23324 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, 23324 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 23324 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 7,239 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,695 22%
 No Earnings 5,571 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 7,239 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,695 22%
 No Earnings 5,571 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,579 88.1%
 Public transportation 418 4.3%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 43 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 529 5.4%
 Worked at Home 158 1.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,507 26.4%
 High School Graduate 3,283 57.4%
 Associate's degree 334 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 429 7.5%
 Master's degree 134 2.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,177 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 409 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 590 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23324

ZIP Code 23324 is in the Chesapeake City Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23324.

George W Carver Int
2601 Broad St
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Thurgood Marshall Elementary
2706 Border Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Portlock Primary
1857 Varsity Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Rena B Wright Primary
600 Park Ave
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Oscar Smith Middle School
2500 Rodgers St
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Truitt Intermediate
1100 Holly Ave
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Cathedral of Faith Christian School
2020 Portlock Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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