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ZIP Code 23843

Primary City:Dolphin, VA (View All Cities)
County: Brunswick County
Timezone: Eastern (3:34am)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.85, -77.81
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23843. 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 23843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23843, 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:
Dolphin, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23843 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 23843 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23843 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 654
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 354
Median Home Value $109,600
Land Area 29.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 286
Median Household Income $34,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male182118278812162330292228211317112
Female14142114131212203021302823182115168
Total323539412120243653515950513934322710

Gender

 Male 324 50%
 Female 330 50%
Gender

Race

 White 391 59.8%
 Black Or African American 251 38.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3833564639366
Renter19147108100
Total41747635647466

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 144 50%
 Single Guardian 38 13%
 Singles 93 33%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 213 74%
 Households with Kids 73 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male24666253523724386642
Female22413233382128633204
Total461079486810584129119846

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23843 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23843 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 23843 real estate data, the median home value of $109,600 is slightly less 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 23843. Rentals in 23843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 652 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 2 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 114 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 113 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 17%
 Households Vacant 68 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 16%
 For Migrant Workers 6 9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 36%
 3+ Bedroom 14 64%
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 $34,438 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23843 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 23843 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 151 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 14%
 No Earnings 233 52%
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 151 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 14%
 No Earnings 233 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 178 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 12 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. 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 92 48%
 High School Graduate 75 39%
 Associate's degree 11 6%
 Bachelor's degree 6 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 9 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 27 44%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 56%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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