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ZIP Code 23868

Primary City:Lawrenceville, VA (View All Cities)
County: Brunswick County
Timezone: Eastern (8:56pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.7, -77.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23868

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23868. 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 23868. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23868, 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:
Lawrenceville, VA
Acceptable:
Triplet

Stats and Demographics for the 23868 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23868 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 23868 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23868 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,367
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,503
Median Home Value $103,600
Land Area 121.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,117
Median Household Income $35,109

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male172177216285492505431332306303239203194143124644938
Female1771641812492501851541661972072072161631511301069299
Total349341397534742690585498503510446419357294254170141137

Gender

 Male 4,273 58%
 Female 3,094 42%
Gender

Race

 White 2,130 28.9%
 Black Or African American 5,070 68.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 25 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 60 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 66 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner158417826532626517761
Renter74160130139103843620
Total8924430840442934921381

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 768 36%
 Single Guardian 625 30%
 Singles 636 30%
 Singles With Roommate 88 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,420 67%
 Households with Kids 697 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male423535273339294036473143425338404658103112
Female3448362734263338332840354236353741587861
Total7683715467656278697571788489737787116181173

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23868 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23868 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 23868 real estate data, the median home value of $103,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23868 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23868 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23868 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,185 70.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,762 23.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 85 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 323 4.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 716 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 655 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 746 30%
 Households Vacant 386 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 16.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 16 4.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 85 22.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 201 52.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 153 18%
 2 Bedroom 285 33%
 3+ Bedroom 426 49%
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 $35,109 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23868 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. Most commuters in 23868 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 1,587 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,254 19%
 No Earnings 3,674 56%
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 1,587 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,254 19%
 No Earnings 3,674 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,983 91.1%
 Public transportation 6 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 4.0%
 Worked at Home 101 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 1,213 39.7%
 High School Graduate 1,401 45.9%
 Associate's degree 141 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 157 5.1%
 Master's degree 100 3.3%
 Professional school degree 25 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 869 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 118 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23868

ZIP Code 23868 is in the Southside L.I.n.k. Project/Brunswick County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23868.

Southside L.I.n.k. Project/Brunswick County
C/o Brunswick Co Public Schls
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southside L.I.n.k. Project/Brunswick County School District
Brunswick Correctional Center
1147 Planters Rd
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
James S Russell Middle School
19400 Christanna Hwy
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brunswick County Public Schools
Meherrin Powellton Elementary
11555 Dry Bread Rd
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brunswick County Public Schools
Totaro Elementary
19350 Christanna Hwy
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brunswick County Public Schools
Brunswick High School
2171 Lawrenceville Plank Rd
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brunswick County Public Schools
Brunswick Academy
2100 Planters Rd
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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