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ZIP Code 23960

Primary City:Prospect, VA (View All Cities)
County: Prince Edward County
Timezone: Eastern (10:18pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.33, -78.56
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23960

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23960. 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 23960. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23960, 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:
Prospect, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23960 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23960 is located in south 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 23960 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23960 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,990
Population Density 46 people per sq mi
Housing Units 890
Median Home Value $141,700
Land Area 43.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 755
Median Household Income $43,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45587672564341536673778056463928197
Female597186735950496295807357714348282625
Total10412916214511593901151611531501371278987564532

Gender

 Male 935 47%
 Female 1,055 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,081 54.3%
 Black Or African American 870 43.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner84499117132946521
Renter14394225311662
Total22831411421631107123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 366 48%
 Single Guardian 192 25%
 Singles 169 22%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 489 65%
 Households with Kids 266 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male58122741618131119101917141720111011
Female132099139141817251218151614189171517
Total1828211120133036303631283433283529282528

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23960 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23960 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23960 real estate data, the median home value of $141,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 23960. Rentals in 23960 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23960 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,990 100%
 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 366 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 214 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 175 20%
 Households Vacant 135 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 3.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 13 9.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 7.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 23.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 54.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 14%
 2 Bedroom 11 14%
 3+ Bedroom 58 73%
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 $43,438 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23960 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. 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, 23960 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. More commuters in 23960 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 552 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 415 26%
 No Earnings 643 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 552 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 415 26%
 No Earnings 643 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 816 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 7 1%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 208 32%
 High School Graduate 374 57%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 52 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 11 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 315 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 98 22%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23960

ZIP Code 23960 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23960.

Prospect Christian Academy
4307 W Prince Edward Hwy
Prospect, VA 23960
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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