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ZIP Code 23801

Primary City:Fort Lee, VA (View All Cities)
County: Prince George County
Timezone: Eastern (5:50am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.24, -77.34
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23801. 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 23801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23801, 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 Lee, VA
Acceptable:
Petersburg

Stats and Demographics for the 23801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23801 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 23801 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 23801 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,393
Population Density 536 people per sq mi
Housing Units 866
Land Area 6.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 810
Median Household Income $59,138

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male290257169128152211189145744381203000
Female2722591831181642151951549226149934121
Total5625163522463164263842991666922101137121

Gender

 Male 1,672 49%
 Female 1,721 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,414 41.7%
 Black Or African American 1,425 42.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.4%
 Asian 65 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 65 1.9%
 Other Race 178 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 234 6.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01300000
Renter88394267513201
Total88395270513201

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 599 74.0%
 Single Guardian 181 22.3%
 Singles 24 3.0%
 Singles With Roommate 6 0.7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 99 12%
 Households with Kids 711 88%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5472525454564956424432303726272821262613
Female5351456353655345433243423333231430252623
Total10712397117107121102101857675727059504251515236

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23801 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 23801 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 23801 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,146 93%
 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 247 7%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2 0.2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2 0.2%
 Renter Occupied Households 806 93.1%
 Households Vacant 56 6.5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 9%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 1%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 109 11%
 3+ Bedroom 919 89%
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 $59,138 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23801 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 23801 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 23801 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 23801 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 1,801 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 661 20%
 No Earnings 886 26%
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 1,801 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 661 20%
 No Earnings 886 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,439 63.1%
 Public transportation 401 17.6%
 Taxicab 12 0.5%
 Motorcycle 13 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 249 10.9%
 Worked at Home 165 7.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 23801 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 718 66%
 Associate's degree 114 11%
 Bachelor's degree 197 18%
 Master's degree 54 5%
 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 1,550 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 264 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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