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ZIP Code 23504

Primary City:Norfolk, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lindenwood/Barraud Park/Cottage Heights
County: Norfolk City
Timezone: Eastern (7:34pm)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.86, -76.26
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23504

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23504. 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 23504. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23504, 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:
Norfolk, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23504 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23504 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23504 are primarily black or African American. The number of young 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23504 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,483
Population Density 5,658 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,789
Median Home Value $172,400
Land Area 4.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,792
Median Household Income $26,361

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0218978651,4341,19557346948753460459353435824718614210899
Female9958998781,5571,555907796691718775849655454369283264213279
Total2,0161,7961,7432,9912,7501,4801,2651,1781,2521,3791,4421,189812616469406321378

Gender

 Male 10,346 44%
 Female 13,137 56%
Gender

Race

 White 1,505 6.4%
 Black Or African American 21,092 89.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.3%
 Asian 97 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 184 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 525 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner45270432626525288233127
Renter4921,1889501,031724438295128
Total5371,4581,3821,6571,249726528255

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,573 20%
 Single Guardian 3,452 44%
 Singles 2,256 29%
 Singles With Roommate 511 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,506 58%
 Households with Kids 3,286 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male184224206209165171182191188208166173156162182190194397471346
Female196211186196178180183184174177178189158176169206206444532460
Total3804353924053433513653753623853443623143383513964008411,003806

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23504 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 23504 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 23504 real estate data, the median home value of $172,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23504 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23504 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23504 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,768 88.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 335 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,283 9.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 89 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,102 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 444 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,246 60%
 Households Vacant 997 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 522 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Sale Only 177 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 238 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 146 3%
 1 Bedroom 969 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,072 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,528 32%
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 $26,361 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23504 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. ZIP code 23504 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 23504 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 5,339 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,109 30%
 No Earnings 6,861 40%
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 5,339 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,109 30%
 No Earnings 6,861 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,544 79.2%
 Public transportation 958 11.6%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 28 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 581 7.0%
 Worked at Home 143 1.7%
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 1,099 21.2%
 High School Graduate 2,993 57.7%
 Associate's degree 305 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 641 12.4%
 Master's degree 111 2.1%
 Professional school degree 11 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,608 84.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 151 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 672 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23504

ZIP Code 23504 is in the Norfolk City Public Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23504.

Richard Bowling Elementary
2861 East Princess Anne Rd
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Chesterfield Academy Elementary
2915 Westminster Ave
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Jacox Elementary
1300 Marshall Ave
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Lindenwood Elementary
2700 Ludlow St
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Ruffner Middle School
610 May Ave
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Tidewater Park Elementary
1045 East Brambleton Ave
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Booker T. Washington High School
1111 Park Ave
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Mcdonald Montessori
4200 Granby St
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Faith Academy School of Excellence
1010 E 26th St
Norfolk, VA 23504
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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