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ZIP Code 23901

Primary City:Farmville, VA (View All Cities)
County: Prince Edward County
Timezone: Eastern (1:33pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -78.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23901. 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 23901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23901, 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:
Farmville, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23901 is located in south 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 23901 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23901 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,399
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,858
Median Home Value $143,700
Land Area 200.29 sq mi
Water Area 2.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,104
Median Household Income $35,825

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3924134127871,547566468415475475461463418301262192162101
Female3894103795791,239450348404418485528499451365301253237354
Total7818237911,3662,7861,016816819893960989962869666563445399455

Gender

 Male 8,310 51%
 Female 8,089 49%
Gender

Race

 White 10,720 65.4%
 Black Or African American 5,039 30.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.3%
 Asian 180 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 121 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 292 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51236411686796616426145
Renter648520431355325172166120
Total6997568421,0411,121788592265

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,328 38%
 Single Guardian 1,139 19%
 Singles 1,976 32%
 Singles With Roommate 661 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,506 74%
 Households with Kids 1,598 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8369946677828177966978988285889388158360401
Female789468787583688010476676991767969101128202350
Total161163162144152165149157200145145167173161167162189286562751

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23901 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 23901 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 23901 real estate data, the median home value of $143,700 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 23901. Rentals in 23901 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,114 86.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 725 4.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 19 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 238 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,251 7.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 52 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,956 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,411 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,737 40%
 Households Vacant 754 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 144 19.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2.1%
 For Sale Only 89 11.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 143 19.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 331 43.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 440 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,027 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,022 41%
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 $35,825 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23901 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 23901 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 23901 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,086 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,679 34%
 No Earnings 4,924 36%
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 4,086 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,679 34%
 No Earnings 4,924 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,578 85%
 Public transportation 55 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 647 10%
 Worked at Home 265 4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,129 25%
 High School Graduate 2,392 52%
 Associate's degree 119 3%
 Bachelor's degree 448 10%
 Master's degree 193 4%
 Professional school degree 88 2%
 Doctorate degree 226 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,801 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 337 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23901

ZIP Code 23901 is in the Doe Sop Educ Programs School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23901.

Piedmont Regional Juvenile Detention Center
701 Industrial Pk. Rd
Farmville, VA 23901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Doe Sop Educ Programs School District
Prince Edward Elementary
35 Eagle Dr
Farmville, VA 23901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince Edward County Public Schools
Prince Edward Middle School
35 Eagle Dr
Farmville, VA 23901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince Edward County Public Schools
Prince Edward County High School
35 Eagle Dr
Farmville, VA 23901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince Edward County Public Schools
Prince Edward County Vocational Tech.
35 Eagle Dr
Farnvillle, VA 23901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince Edward County Public Schools
Fuqua School
605 Fuqua Dr
Farmville, VA 23901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
New Life Christian Academy
9 Mahan Rd
Farmville, VA 23901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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