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ZIP Code 23604

Primary City:Fort Eustis, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Newport News
County: Newport News City
Timezone: Eastern (4:53am)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.12, -76.59
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23604

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23604. 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 23604. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23604, 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:
Fort Eustis, VA
Acceptable:
Newport News

Stats and Demographics for the 23604 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23604 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23604 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23604 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,720
Population Density 472 people per sq mi
Housing Units 899
Land Area 12.11 sq mi
Water Area 1.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 837
Median Household Income $51,782

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2822731555851,12460033521812043105600100
Female2522431811973122831771677940149431001
Total5345163367821,4368835123851998324141031101

Gender

 Male 3,757 66%
 Female 1,963 34%
Gender

Race

 White 3,711 64.9%
 Black Or African American 1,135 19.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.9%
 Asian 171 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 43 0.8%
 Other Race 214 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 393 6.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13711000
Renter120400255444010
Total121403262455010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 658 78.6%
 Single Guardian 147 17.6%
 Singles 30 3.6%
 Singles With Roommate 2 0.2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 126 15%
 Households with Kids 711 85%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5950773568435855494030253327302121175338289
Female5057475260563749414339343926322625546067
Total109107124871289995104908369597253624746229398356

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23604 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 23604 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 23604 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23604 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,174 55%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 134 2%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 2,412 42%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7 0.8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6 0.7%
 Renter Occupied Households 824 91.7%
 Households Vacant 62 6.9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 13%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 2%
 1 Bedroom 10 1%
 2 Bedroom 23 3%
 3+ Bedroom 763 94%
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 $51,782 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23604 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 23604 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 23604 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 23604 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 23604 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 3,233 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,453 28%
 No Earnings 592 11%
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 3,233 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,453 28%
 No Earnings 592 11%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,440 32%
 Public transportation 602 13%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,068 46%
 Worked at Home 392 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 23604 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 1,130 71%
 Associate's degree 188 12%
 Bachelor's degree 221 14%
 Master's degree 52 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,253 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 99 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 218 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23604

ZIP Code 23604 is in the Newport News City Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23604.

General Stanford Elementary
929 Madison Ave
Fort Eustis, VA 23604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport News City Public Schools

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