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ZIP Code 23417

Primary City:Onancock, VA (View All Cities)
County: Accomack County
Timezone: Eastern (8:54am)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.8, -75.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23417

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23417. 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 23417. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23417, 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:
Onancock, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23417 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23417 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 23417 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23417 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,047
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,352
Median Home Value $210,200
Land Area 49.34 sq mi
Water Area 39.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,834
Median Household Income $39,189

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 52


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58485169
5-911594209
10-14111101212
15-1910793200
20-249384177
25-2988104192
30-347788165
35-399175166
40-4482108190
45-49133156289
50-54160192352
55-59174214388
60-64181196377
65-69132148280
70-74102107209
75-797591166
80-845380133
85 Plus42131173

Gender

 Male 1,900 47%
 Female 2,147 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,821 69.7%
 Black Or African American 1,082 26.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 24 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 51 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2464147
25-3440109149
35-448985174
45-54238104342
55-6437895473
65-7425739296
75-8419531226
85 Plus8047127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 829 45%
 Single Guardian 304 17%
 Singles 600 33%
 Singles With Roommate 101 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,431 78%
 Households with Kids 403 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202040
2161632
3162137
4181129
5172138
6231942
7251641
8142135
9361753
10162238
11211536
12312152
13132437
14301949
15161329
16241943
17182745
18232043
19261440
20151530

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23417 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23417 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23417 real estate data, the median home value of $210,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 23417. Rentals in 23417 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23417 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,016 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 25 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 669 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 614 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 551 23%
 Households Vacant 518 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 9.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.2%
 For Sale Only 58 11.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 230 44.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 31.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 7%
 1 Bedroom 107 18%
 2 Bedroom 301 50%
 3+ Bedroom 154 26%
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 $39,189 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23417 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. More commuters in 23417 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 1,050 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 587 18%
 No Earnings 1,542 49%
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 1,050 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 587 18%
 No Earnings 1,542 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,360 92.6%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 2.7%
 Worked at Home 65 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 163 13%
 High School Graduate 780 61%
 Associate's degree 11 1%
 Bachelor's degree 151 12%
 Master's degree 124 10%
 Professional school degree 34 3%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 494 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 126 19.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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