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ZIP Code 23841

Primary City:Dinwiddie, VA (View All Cities)
County: Dinwiddie County
Timezone: Eastern (4:55pm)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.0, -77.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23841

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23841. 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 23841. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23841, 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:
Dinwiddie, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23841 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23841 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 23841 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23841 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,479
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,440
Median Home Value $180,500
Land Area 73.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,334
Median Household Income $51,074

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male86108120124112839810110413414613311310190501415
Female788510612799848210411914413714911811591383833
Total164193226251211167180205223278283282231216181885248

Gender

 Male 1,732 50%
 Female 1,747 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,200 63.2%
 Black Or African American 1,192 34.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 47 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10761372342502308928
Renter205472563525162
Total3013020929028525510530

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 732 55%
 Single Guardian 251 19%
 Singles 295 22%
 Singles With Roommate 56 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 909 68%
 Households with Kids 425 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1118172216251727232222232231242824291929
Female1413152013152518142019302215293626201626
Total2531324229404245374241534446536450493555

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23841 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23841 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 23841 real estate data, the median home value of $180,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 23841. Rentals in 23841 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23841 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,420 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 55 1.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 702 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 352 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 280 19%
 Households Vacant 106 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 9%
 For Sale Only 15 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 2%
 2 Bedroom 117 23%
 3+ Bedroom 371 74%
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 $51,074 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23841 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 23841. 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 1,164 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 618 17%
 No Earnings 1,790 50%
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 1,164 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 618 17%
 No Earnings 1,790 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,519 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 4%
 Worked at Home 50 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 239 18%
 High School Graduate 847 63%
 Associate's degree 83 6%
 Bachelor's degree 116 9%
 Master's degree 47 3%
 Professional school degree 15 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 491 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 109 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23841

ZIP Code 23841 is in the Dinwiddie County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23841.

Dinwiddie Middle School
11608 Courthouse Rd
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dinwiddie County Public Schools
Dinwiddie Elementary
13811 Boydton Plank Rd
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dinwiddie County Public Schools
Southside Elementary
10305 Boydton Plank Rd
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dinwiddie County Public Schools
Dinwiddie High School
11501 Boisseau Rd
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dinwiddie County Public Schools
Dinwiddie Junior High School
11608 Courthouse Rd
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Dinwiddie County Public Schools

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