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ZIP Code 23427

Primary City:Saxis, VA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Accomack County
Timezone: Eastern (11:39am)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.926, -75.721
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23427

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23427. 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 23427. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23427, 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:
Saxis, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23427 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 23427 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 23427 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 243
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 181
Median Home Value $107,100
Land Area 5.02 sq mi
Water Area 13.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 118
Median Household Income $30,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 55


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5426
5-9516
10-14279
15-1951116
20-24437
25-29437
30-34617
35-39358
40-4481119
45-497714
50-5491019
55-59111728
60-6413821
65-69111021
70-7410414
75-7961319
80-847714
85 Plus268

Gender

 Male 117 48%
 Female 126 52%
Gender

Race

 White 237 97.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24123
25-34202
35-447714
45-5413417
55-6426228
65-7419625
75-8422325
85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 53 45%
 Single Guardian 16 14%
 Singles 46 39%
 Singles With Roommate 3 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 98 83%
 Households with Kids 20 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1011
2213
3000
4101
5101
6000
7202
8112
9101
10000
11000
12112
13112
14055
15123
16123
17011
18235
19134
20000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23427 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23427 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 23427 real estate data, the median home value of $107,100 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 23427. Rentals in 23427 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 243 100%
 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 47 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 47 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 13%
 Households Vacant 63 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 8%
 2 Bedroom 13 54%
 3+ Bedroom 9 38%
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 $30,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23427 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 23427 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. Most commuters in 23427 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 54 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 49 25%
 No Earnings 96 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 54 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 49 25%
 No Earnings 96 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 83 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 8%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 52 55%
 High School Graduate 36 38%
 Associate's degree 5 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 17 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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