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ZIP Code 23842

Primary City:Disputanta, VA (View All Cities)
County: Prince George County
Timezone: Eastern (11:28pm)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -77.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23842

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23842. 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 23842. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23842, 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:
Disputanta, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23842 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23842 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 23842 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23842 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,906
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,746
Median Home Value $209,600
Land Area 130.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,580
Median Household Income $73,041

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
Male160204290279188166147189267317338281240163102573623
Female143222231221178148174217271367319289218172104895442
Total3034265215003663143214065386846575704583352061469065

Gender

 Male 3,447 50%
 Female 3,459 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,264 76.2%
 Black Or African American 1,419 20.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.4%
 Asian 40 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 27 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 122 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2416441663554032114130
Renter166474575319179
Total4022849069259334015839

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,635 63%
 Single Guardian 381 15%
 Singles 462 18%
 Singles With Roommate 102 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,696 66%
 Households with Kids 884 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3034333430384646446062625947556063574432
Female2134293236393547654952344848534250443244
Total516862666677819310910911496107951081021131017676

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23842 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 23842 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 23842 real estate data, the median home value of $209,600 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 23842. Rentals in 23842 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23842 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,855 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 33 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,659 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 612 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 309 11%
 Households Vacant 166 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 28 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 109 30%
 3+ Bedroom 259 70%
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 $73,041 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23842 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 23842 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,557 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,497 25%
 No Earnings 1,847 31%
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 2,557 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,497 25%
 No Earnings 1,847 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,113 92.7%
 Public transportation 58 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 0.3%
 Worked at Home 155 4.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 583 20.0%
 High School Graduate 1,804 61.8%
 Associate's degree 163 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 280 9.6%
 Master's degree 82 2.8%
 Professional school degree 8 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,109 85.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 119 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23842

ZIP Code 23842 is in the Doe Sop Educ Programs School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23842.

Crater Juvenile Detention Home
6102 County Dr
Disputanta, VA 23842
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Doe Sop Educ Programs School District
David A. Harrison Elementary
12900 East Quaker Rd
Disputanta, VA 23842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George County Public Schools
J.e.j. Moore Middle School
11455 Prince George Dr
Disputanta, VA 23842
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George County Public Schools
South Elementary
13400 Prince George Dr
Disputanta, VA 23842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George County Public Schools

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