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ZIP Code 23850

Primary City:Ford, VA (View All Cities)
County: Dinwiddie County
Timezone: Eastern (11:19am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.2, -77.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23850

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23850. 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 23850. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23850, 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:
Ford, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23850 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 23850 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23850 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,051
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 477
Median Home Value $82,300
Land Area 50.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 423
Median Household Income $46,364

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2825353432351532324563323424191582
Female2024313733202326435257473340212356
Total484966716555385875971207967644038138

Gender

 Male 510 49%
 Female 541 51%
Gender

Race

 White 727 69.2%
 Black Or African American 301 28.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 11 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21750937258294
Renter5162426101052
Total733741198268346

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 205 48%
 Single Guardian 96 23%
 Singles 102 24%
 Singles With Roommate 20 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 299 71%
 Households with Kids 124 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male666954727457109588497
Female2356615751244745125969
Total89111511512912169111713102013131516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23850 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23850 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 23850 real estate data, the median home value of $82,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23850 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23850 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,051 100%
 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 202 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 123 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 98 21%
 Households Vacant 54 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 12 21%
 3+ Bedroom 46 79%
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 $46,364 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23850 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 23850 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 23850 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 201 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 17%
 No Earnings 266 47%
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 201 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 17%
 No Earnings 266 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 231 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 58 26%
 High School Graduate 155 69%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 12 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 63 55%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 45%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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