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ZIP Code 23321

Primary City:Chesapeake, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Western Branch
County: Chesapeake City
Timezone: Eastern (8:46am)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.81, -76.41
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23321

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23321. 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 23321. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23321, 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:
Chesapeake, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23321 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23321 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23321 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23321 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,653
Population Density 1,278 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,619
Median Home Value $266,900
Land Area 26.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,120
Median Household Income $69,876

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59801,0131,993
5-91,1861,2142,400
10-141,5171,3512,868
15-191,3961,3072,703
20-249249021,826
25-298219251,746
30-348431,0751,918
35-399631,1812,144
40-441,1381,3642,502
45-491,3621,5102,872
50-541,2321,4372,669
55-591,0491,1692,218
60-648701,0441,914
65-696197241,343
70-74441536977
75-79285402687
80-84195278473
85 Plus126274400

Gender

 Male 15,947 47%
 Female 17,706 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,619 61.3%
 Black Or African American 10,531 31.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.3%
 Asian 1,046 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 271 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,043 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2459215274
25-348457301,575
35-441,7676882,455
45-542,5394773,016
55-642,0082992,307
65-741,2901631,453
75-84683101784
85 Plus20452256

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,062 58%
 Single Guardian 2,449 20%
 Singles 2,172 18%
 Singles With Roommate 437 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,055 58%
 Households with Kids 5,065 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1209205414
2165182347
3227229456
4210204414
5196239435
6239229468
7242242484
8259250509
9250254504
10330268598
11316267583
12297247544
13292282574
14282287569
15274282556
16329299628
17317297614
18267245512
19209184393
20200177377

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23321 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23321 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 23321 real estate data, the median home value of $266,900 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 23321. Rentals in 23321 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23321 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,648 100.0%
 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 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,746 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,649 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,725 22%
 Households Vacant 499 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 144 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 173 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 2%
 1 Bedroom 111 4%
 2 Bedroom 1,347 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,512 50%
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 $69,876 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23321 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 23321 can expect to fall in that range. 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 12,217 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,934 23%
 No Earnings 7,981 31%
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 12,217 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,934 23%
 No Earnings 7,981 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,354 93.4%
 Public transportation 67 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 318 1.9%
 Worked at Home 692 4.2%
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 852 9%
 High School Graduate 4,987 50%
 Associate's degree 757 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,007 20%
 Master's degree 1,013 10%
 Professional school degree 243 2%
 Doctorate degree 104 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,179 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 985 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 626 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23321

ZIP Code 23321 is in the Chesapeake City Public Schools. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23321.

Edwin W Chittum Elementary
2008 Dock Landing Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Southwestern Elementary
4410 Airline Blvd
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Western Branch Int
4013 Terry Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Western Branch Middle School
4201 Hawksley Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Western Branch Primary
4122 Terry Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Jolliff Middle School
1021 Jolliff Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Western Branch High School
1968 Bruin Place
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chesapeake City Public Schools
Stone Bridge School
1629 a Jolliff Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23321
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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