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ZIP Code 23116

Primary City:Mechanicsville, VA (View All Cities)
County: Hanover County
Timezone: Eastern (2:55am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.7, -77.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23116

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23116. 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 23116. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23116, 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:
Mechanicsville, VA
Acceptable:
Mechanicsvlle

Stats and Demographics for the 23116 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23116 is located in east 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 23116 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 families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23116 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,228
Population Density 433 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,796
Median Home Value $299,800
Land Area 62.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,489
Median Household Income $102,891

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57677121,479
5-91,0601,0802,140
10-141,2671,2342,501
15-191,1841,0072,191
20-246014781,079
25-29417396813
30-344996001,099
35-398369381,774
40-441,1111,2212,332
45-491,3241,4332,757
50-541,1871,2492,436
55-599889941,982
60-648198341,653
65-695575871,144
70-74342351693
75-79243277520
80-84164199363
85 Plus92180272

Gender

 Male 13,458 49%
 Female 13,770 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,720 90.8%
 Black Or African American 1,500 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.3%
 Asian 450 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 137 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 324 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243367100
25-34540195735
35-441,8282222,050
45-542,6201762,796
55-641,916962,012
65-741,027451,072
75-8454822570
85 Plus14311154

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,848 72%
 Single Guardian 1,089 11%
 Singles 1,286 14%
 Singles With Roommate 266 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,274 56%
 Households with Kids 4,215 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1135138273
2145121266
3168168336
4184170354
5181213394
6214209423
7202203405
8219219438
9244236480
10249266515
11273254527
12234245479
13252226478
14259243502
15300247547
16268246514
17266254520
18211147358
19139113252
20136105241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23116 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23116 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 23116 real estate data, the median home value of $299,800 is high 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 23116. Rentals in 23116 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23116 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,202 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,829 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,826 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 834 9%
 Households Vacant 307 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 119 39%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 64 9%
 2 Bedroom 252 35%
 3+ Bedroom 400 56%
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 $102,891 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23116 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 23116 can expect to fall in that range. 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 10,427 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,770 27%
 No Earnings 5,149 24%
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 10,427 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,770 27%
 No Earnings 5,149 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,152 90.9%
 Public transportation 110 0.8%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 24 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 210 1.5%
 Worked at Home 968 6.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 502 6%
 High School Graduate 3,700 42%
 Associate's degree 330 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,757 31%
 Master's degree 1,047 12%
 Professional school degree 221 3%
 Doctorate degree 220 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,475 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,182 16.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 408 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23116

ZIP Code 23116 is in the Hanover County Public Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23116.

The Georgetown School
10000 Learning Ln
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Pearson'S Corner Elementary
8290 New Ashcake Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Rural Point Elementary
7161 Studley Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Washington-Henry Elementary
9025 Washington Henry Dr
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Cool Spring Elementary
9964 Honey Meadows Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Chickahominy Middle School
9450 Atlee Station Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Oak Knoll Middle School
10295 Chamberlayne Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Kersey Creek Elementary
10004 Learning Ln
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Pole Green Elementary
8393 Pole Green Park Ln
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Atlee High School
9414 Atlee Station Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
Hanover High School
10307 Chamberlayne Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hanover County Public Schools
The Hanover Center for Trades and Tech.
10002 Learning Ln
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hanover County Public Schools

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