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ZIP Code 23883

Primary City:Surry, VA (View All Cities)
County: Surry County
Timezone: Eastern (3:28pm)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -76.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23883

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23883. 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 23883. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23883, 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:
Surry, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23883 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23883 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 23883 are primarily black or African American. 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23883 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,551
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,227
Median Home Value $174,200
Land Area 57.15 sq mi
Water Area 18.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 999
Median Household Income $56,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8656789770616162831281279396624818199
Female587382857066685888139133110686549422716
Total14412916018214012712912017126726020316412797604625

Gender

 Male 1,254 49%
 Female 1,297 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,238 48.5%
 Black Or African American 1,256 49.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7621102221981296017
Renter93631622912123
Total16981412842271417220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 525 53%
 Single Guardian 179 18%
 Singles 254 25%
 Singles With Roommate 41 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 684 68%
 Households with Kids 315 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male20161515147810171418191017211819211811
Female137161311918161918814231915152819813
Total3323312825162626363226333336363347402624

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23883 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23883 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 23883 real estate data, the median home value of $174,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23883 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23883 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23883 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,551 100%
 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 524 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 281 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 194 16%
 Households Vacant 228 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 13.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2.2%
 For Sale Only 15 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 85 37.3%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 39.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 4%
 2 Bedroom 48 24%
 3+ Bedroom 142 72%
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 $56,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23883 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. 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 23883. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,127 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 638 26%
 No Earnings 663 27%
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 1,127 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 638 26%
 No Earnings 663 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,534 97.4%
 Public transportation 6 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.5%
 Worked at Home 27 1.7%
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 191 19.3%
 High School Graduate 621 62.8%
 Associate's degree 29 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 100 10.1%
 Master's degree 41 4.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 474 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 105 16.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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