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ZIP Code 23830

Primary City:Carson, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:41am)
Coordinates:37.0, -77.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23830

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23830. 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 23830. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23830, 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:
Carson, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23830 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23830 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 23830 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23830 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,491
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 638
Median Home Value $158,800
Land Area 46.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 596
Median Household Income $58,825

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28404256374728415268695557431924611
Female434249544235364756755953553930251612
Total718291110798264881081431281081128249492223

Gender

 Male 723 48%
 Female 768 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,098 73.6%
 Black Or African American 365 24.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner24985119108744419
Renter917142523413
Total116699144131784522

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 341 57%
 Single Guardian 89 15%
 Singles 139 23%
 Singles With Roommate 27 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 406 68%
 Households with Kids 190 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male58466978109968108111513912
Female612586713610614106131412146810
Total112091412162014201523161423222329191722

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23830 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23830 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 23830 real estate data, the median home value of $158,800 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 23830. Rentals in 23830 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23830 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,491 100%
 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 337 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 163 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 96 15%
 Households Vacant 42 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 51 100%
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 $58,825 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23830 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 23830 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 23830. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 516 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 141 15%
 No Earnings 307 32%
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 516 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 141 15%
 No Earnings 307 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 501 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 120 19%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 148 35%
 High School Graduate 220 52%
 Associate's degree 41 10%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 11 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 97 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 38%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23830

ZIP Code 23830 is in the Rowanty Vocational Tech Ctr School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23830.

Rowanty Vocational Tech Center
20000 Rowanty Rd
Carson, VA 23830
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rowanty Vocational Tech Ctr School District

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