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ZIP Code 23878

Primary City:Sedley, VA (View All Cities)
County: Southampton County
Timezone: Eastern (6:18pm)
Coordinates:36.82, -77.03
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23878

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23878. 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 23878. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23878, 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:
Sedley, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23878 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23878 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 23878 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23878 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,118
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 502
Median Home Value $157,900
Land Area 39.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 440
Median Household Income $56,667

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
Male3441333831222927415737383626301874
Female27363240312840264053484131233515716
Total6177657862506953811108579674965331420

Gender

 Male 549 49%
 Female 569 51%
Gender

Race

 White 825 73.8%
 Black Or African American 263 23.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner438579269643213
Renter612141315821
Total10507110584723414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 241 55%
 Single Guardian 81 18%
 Singles 94 21%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 283 64%
 Households with Kids 157 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male78577121372566797109756
Female38457104965377105814768
Total1016912142217168109131419121823141114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23878 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23878 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 23878 real estate data, the median home value of $157,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23878 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23878 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23878 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,118 100%
 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 246 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 123 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 14%
 Households Vacant 62 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 8 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 66 69%
 3+ Bedroom 29 31%
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 $56,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23878 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. However, that is not the case in 23878. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 358 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 218 23%
 No Earnings 379 40%
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 358 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 218 23%
 No Earnings 379 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 481 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2%
 Worked at Home 11 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 56 12%
 High School Graduate 360 80%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 23 5%
 Master's degree 12 3%
 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 173 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23878

ZIP Code 23878 is in the Southampton County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23878.

Nottoway Elementary
13093 Ivor Rd
Sedley, VA 23878
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southampton County Public Schools

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