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ZIP Code 23821

Primary City:Alberta, VA (View All Cities)
County: Brunswick County
Timezone: Eastern (12:29pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.9, -77.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23821. 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 23821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23821, 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:
Alberta, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23821 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 23821 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23821 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,597
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 820
Median Home Value $98,200
Land Area 64.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 671
Median Household Income $34,663

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41423849494649353664706443453225177
Female384660564357493247756269524633352421
Total79889810592103986783139132133959165604128

Gender

 Male 752 47%
 Female 845 53%
Gender

Race

 White 707 44.3%
 Black Or African American 857 53.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner74459112113756318
Renter124222451825133
Total1986811571311007621

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 277 41%
 Single Guardian 162 24%
 Singles 194 29%
 Singles With Roommate 38 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 488 73%
 Households with Kids 183 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male888916668683101071269111114
Female4813613951361312141291711910910
Total1216211529151121122115242216291718212024

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23821 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23821 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 23821 real estate data, the median home value of $98,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23821 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23821 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,597 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 271 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 220 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 180 22%
 Households Vacant 149 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 10.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 9 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 22.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 58.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 14%
 2 Bedroom 7 6%
 3+ Bedroom 95 81%
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 $34,663 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23821 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. Most commuters in 23821 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 376 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 24%
 No Earnings 609 47%
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 376 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 24%
 No Earnings 609 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 530 91.9%
 Public transportation 3 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2.1%
 Worked at Home 32 5.5%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 169 30.3%
 High School Graduate 338 60.7%
 Associate's degree 11 2.0%
 Bachelor's degree 30 5.4%
 Master's degree 8 1.4%
 Professional school degree 1 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 206 78.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23821

ZIP Code 23821 is in the Brunswick County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23821.

Red Oak-Sturgeon Elementary
4081 Flatrock Rd
Alberta, VA 23821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brunswick County Public Schools

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