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ZIP Code 23824

Primary City:Blackstone, VA (View All Cities)
County: Nottoway County
Timezone: Eastern (8:59pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -78.0
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23824. 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 23824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23824, 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:
Blackstone, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23824 is located in southeast Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 23824 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23824 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,214
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,374
Median Home Value $125,000
Land Area 177.12 sq mi
Water Area 1.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,896
Median Household Income $36,509

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male232225227231222201172191232265248252209163150987459
Female229227222213191213213198211286290251222217162146121151
Total461452449444413414385389443551538503431380312244195210

Gender

 Male 3,451 48%
 Female 3,763 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,074 56.5%
 Black Or African American 2,788 38.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.4%
 Asian 34 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 197 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 93 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2112423339841932221881
Renter742191872041721207232
Total95343420602591442290113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,225 42%
 Single Guardian 627 22%
 Singles 906 31%
 Singles With Roommate 138 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,013 70%
 Households with Kids 883 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5144544958463346424045494845535150443355
Female4236614343485538435441444043443942464242
Total938011592101948884859486938888979092907597

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23824 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23824 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23824 real estate data, the median home value of $125,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 23824. Rentals in 23824 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,040 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 159 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,085 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 731 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,080 32%
 Households Vacant 478 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 118 24.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.3%
 For Sale Only 42 8.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 14.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 237 49.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 4%
 1 Bedroom 241 19%
 2 Bedroom 423 33%
 3+ Bedroom 575 45%
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 $36,509 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23824 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. However, that is not the case in 23824. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,358 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,342 21%
 No Earnings 2,591 41%
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 2,358 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,342 21%
 No Earnings 2,591 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,098 90.7%
 Public transportation 7 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 232 6.8%
 Worked at Home 78 2.3%
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 811 28%
 High School Graduate 1,554 53%
 Associate's degree 190 7%
 Bachelor's degree 229 8%
 Master's degree 91 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 41 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,277 88.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 170 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23824

ZIP Code 23824 is in the Nottoway County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23824.

Blackstone Primary
615 East St
Blackstone, VA 23824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nottoway County Public Schools
Kenston Forest School
75 Ridge Rd
Blackstone, VA 23824
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lion of Judah Academy
612 N Main St
Blackstone, VA 23824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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