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ZIP Code 23420

Primary City:Painter, VA (View All Cities)
County: Accomack County
Timezone: Eastern (2:53am)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.6, -75.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23420. 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 23420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23420, 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:
Painter, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23420 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 23420 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23420 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,376
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,172
Median Home Value $92,300
Land Area 32.43 sq mi
Water Area 4.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 942
Median Household Income $25,573

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male76887492617154587182959769484032125
Female56756587687075786988125128696252422913
Total13216313917912914112913614017022022513811092744118

Gender

 Male 1,125 47%
 Female 1,251 53%
Gender

Race

 White 832 35.0%
 Black Or African American 1,430 60.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.5%
 Asian 10 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 77 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1053821481831238611
Renter14625757391151
Total241151392052221349112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 394 42%
 Single Guardian 253 27%
 Singles 261 28%
 Singles With Roommate 34 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 636 68%
 Households with Kids 306 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161516919142410211021161314172119251016
Female11616151613131320181691210151820142015
Total2721322435273723412837252524323939393031

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23420 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 23420 real estate data, the median home value of $92,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23420 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23420 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,341 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 346 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 350 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 246 21%
 Households Vacant 230 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 21 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 33%
 For Migrant Workers 8 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 29 6%
 2 Bedroom 122 26%
 3+ Bedroom 318 68%
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 $25,573 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23420 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 23420 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 998 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 577 26%
 No Earnings 627 28%
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 998 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 577 26%
 No Earnings 627 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,300 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 116 8%
 Worked at Home 59 4%
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 198 25%
 High School Graduate 443 56%
 Associate's degree 45 6%
 Bachelor's degree 9 1%
 Master's degree 73 9%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 30 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 437 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 60 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 103 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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