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ZIP Code 23505

Primary City:Norfolk, VA (View All Cities)
County: Norfolk City
Timezone: Eastern (11:01pm)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.93, -76.29
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23505

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23505. 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 23505. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23505, 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 23505 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23505 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 23505 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23505 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,503
Population Density 4,441 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,097
Median Home Value $226,500
Land Area 6.42 sq mi
Water Area 1.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,073
Median Household Income $42,102

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3239737727831,9981,6121,068891750786826642492323222175167179
Female1,2489717157951,9501,4441,018797775909872743562387323330310372
Total2,5711,9441,4871,5783,9483,0562,0861,6881,5251,6951,6981,3851,054710545505477551

Gender

 Male 13,982 49%
 Female 14,521 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,499 54.4%
 Black Or African American 9,603 33.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 151 0.5%
 Asian 1,152 4.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 57 0.2%
 Other Race 798 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,243 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner665396661,011908475388216
Renter1,6862,1941,1821,054695392353248
Total1,7522,7331,8482,0651,603867741464

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,272 35%
 Single Guardian 2,310 19%
 Singles 4,262 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,229 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,321 69%
 Households with Kids 3,752 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male301272230227217204189182181168164157132151145138162133205316
Female261231255235225204171185186151131155135143131138142151233392
Total562503485462442408360367367319295312267294276276304284438708

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23505 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 23505 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 23505 real estate data, the median home value of $226,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 23505. Rentals in 23505 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23505 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,758 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 348 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 397 1%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,242 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,027 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,804 60%
 Households Vacant 1,024 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 622 61%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Sale Only 156 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 170 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 256 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,599 33%
 2 Bedroom 2,921 37%
 3+ Bedroom 2,064 26%
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 $42,102 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23505 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 23505 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 12,245 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,931 21%
 No Earnings 6,785 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 12,245 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,931 21%
 No Earnings 6,785 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,126 89.7%
 Public transportation 470 3.0%
 Taxicab 72 0.5%
 Motorcycle 34 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 640 4.1%
 Worked at Home 406 2.6%
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 763 8%
 High School Graduate 5,591 59%
 Associate's degree 588 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,341 14%
 Master's degree 709 7%
 Professional school degree 309 3%
 Doctorate degree 179 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,736 67.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,069 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 717 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23505

ZIP Code 23505 is in the Norfolk City Public Schools. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23505.

Norfolk Alternative High School
3700 Bowden Ferry Rd
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Camp Allen Elementary
501 C St
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Crossroads School
8021 Old Ocean View Rd
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Granby Elementary
7101 Newport Ave
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Sewells Point Elementary
7928 Hampton Blvd
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Suburban Park Elementary
310 Thole St
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Granby High School
7101 Granby St
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norfolk City Public Schools
Trinity Lutheran Church School
6001 Granby St
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Norfolk Christian Schools
255 Thole St
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Norfolk Collegiate School
7336 Granby St
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Loch-Meadow Kindergarten
7400 Hampton Blvd
Norfolk, VA 23505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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