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ZIP Code 23661

Primary City:Hampton, VA (View All Cities)
County: Hampton City
Timezone: Eastern (8:55pm)
Area code: 757 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.01, -76.39
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23661

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23661. 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 23661. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23661, 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:
Hampton, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23661 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23661 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 23661 are primarily black or African American. 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23661 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,113
Population Density 3,003 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,337
Median Home Value $165,100
Land Area 4.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,747
Median Household Income $44,349

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5426382808
5-9452414866
10-14474397871
15-19547448995
20-24463371834
25-29419448867
30-34386450836
35-39393467860
40-44435429864
45-494905521,042
50-545396181,157
55-595255511,076
60-64434484918
65-69300359659
70-74197280477
75-79163229392
80-84102179281
85 Plus85225310

Gender

 Male 6,830 48%
 Female 7,283 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,361 30.9%
 Black Or African American 8,944 63.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.5%
 Asian 173 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 92 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 466 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247291163
25-34405380785
35-44504385889
45-547984251,223
55-648773401,217
65-74622137759
75-8441175486
85 Plus19728225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,214 39%
 Single Guardian 1,503 26%
 Singles 1,680 29%
 Singles With Roommate 350 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,011 70%
 Households with Kids 1,736 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17082152
29078168
310374177
49075165
59585180
68365148
78477161
887101188
910386189
108987176
119174165
1210676182
139977176
148983172
1511693209
1612395218
17112115227
1810184185
199561156
2010366169

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23661 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23661 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23661 real estate data, the median home value of $165,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23661 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23661 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23661 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,873 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 134 0.9%
 Nursing Facilities 98 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,839 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,047 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,861 29%
 Households Vacant 590 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 209 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 146 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 191 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 246 13%
 1 Bedroom 159 8%
 2 Bedroom 470 25%
 3+ Bedroom 1,008 54%
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 $44,349 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23661 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. Residents in ZIP code 23661 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 23661 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 4,536 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,643 23%
 No Earnings 4,134 37%
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 4,536 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,643 23%
 No Earnings 4,134 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,269 88.7%
 Public transportation 367 6.2%
 Taxicab 41 0.7%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 117 2.0%
 Worked at Home 143 2.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 528 12%
 High School Graduate 2,879 64%
 Associate's degree 279 6%
 Bachelor's degree 413 9%
 Master's degree 271 6%
 Professional school degree 55 1%
 Doctorate degree 49 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,696 75.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 274 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 290 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23661

ZIP Code 23661 is in the Hampton City Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23661.

A.w.e. Bassette Elementary
671 Bell St
Hampton, VA 23661
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton City Public Schools
Armstrong Elementary
3401 Matoaka Rd
Hampton, VA 23661
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton City Public Schools
C. Alton Lindsay Middle School
1636 Briarfield Rd
Hampton, VA 23661
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hampton City Public Schools
Hunter B Andrews
3120 Victoria Blvd
Hampton, VA 23661
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton City Public Schools

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