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ZIP Code 23829

Primary City:Capron, VA (View All Cities)
County: Southampton County
Timezone: Eastern (8:04am)
Coordinates:36.7, -77.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23829

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23829. 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 23829. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23829, 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:
Capron, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23829 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23829 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23829 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23829 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,622
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 541
Median Home Value $135,200
Land Area 81.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 486
Median Household Income $60,536

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5363470
5-9293766
10-14384280
15-195556111
20-247236108
25-296937106
30-347551126
35-3910067167
40-4412265187
45-4931682398
50-5434169410
55-5925149300
60-6413636172
65-698727114
70-74564197
75-79441862
80-8421829
85 Plus61319

Gender

 Male 1,854 71%
 Female 768 29%
Gender

Race

 White 1,309 49.9%
 Black Or African American 1,288 49.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24178
25-34251540
35-44532881
45-549928127
55-648516101
65-74581371
75-84331043
85 Plus11415

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 240 49%
 Single Guardian 99 20%
 Singles 123 25%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 325 67%
 Households with Kids 161 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
161016
212820
311415
44610
510313
611112
76713
89817
93811
106511
1181018
128816
13111122
145813
15111223
1631619
17131225
188816
1920828
2015217

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23829 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23829 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 23829 real estate data, the median home value of $135,200 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 23829. Rentals in 23829 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23829 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,239 47%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,383 53%
 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 220 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 145 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 22%
 Households Vacant 55 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 7 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 19%
 3+ Bedroom 60 81%
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 $60,536 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23829 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 23829 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 23829 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 23829 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 503 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 671 30%
 No Earnings 1,049 47%
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 503 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 671 30%
 No Earnings 1,049 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 484 63%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 11%
 Worked at Home 198 26%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 657 38.2%
 High School Graduate 873 50.7%
 Associate's degree 72 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 58 3.4%
 Master's degree 60 3.5%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 159 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23829

ZIP Code 23829 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23829.

Deerfield Cor Cntr
21360 Deerfield Dr
Capron, VA 23829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Southampton Intensive Treat Ct
14380 Terrapin Dr
Capron, VA 23829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Southampton Corr Center
14545 Old Belfield Rd
Capron, VA 23829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Southampton Recep. & Classif.
15172 Old Belfield Rd
Capron, VA 23829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Divers Center for Women/Southamp
14516 Old Belfield Rd
Capron, VA 23829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Capron Elementary
18414 Southampton Pky
Capron, VA 23829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southampton County Public Schools

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