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Zip Code 23837 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 23837 is 4,373 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.98 | Zip Code 23837 land area is 106.118 sq. miles | Population density is 41.21 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 23837

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 40.5
Median Age - Male 36.4
Median Age - Female 45.7

Median age of zip code 23837 is 6% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 8.9% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 23837 is 12.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 1.7% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 23837 median age is 0.2% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 18.7% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 23837

White population 2670
Black or African American population 1562
Asian population 0
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 6

Region of birth

Zip code 23837 ancestry distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0.3%
Danish 0% Dutch 1%
English 12.1% French No Basque 1.3%
French Canadian 0% German 2.4%
Greek 0.1% Hungarian 0.9%
Irish 2.6% Italian 1.4%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0.5%
Polish 0.2% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0% Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Scottish 0.9% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 0.8% Swedish 0%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0%
USA 15.6% Welsh 0%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 37.4%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 23837

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1237
Married couples 61.84%
Other couples 38.16%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 23837

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 25.71% 33%
$30,000 and $50,000 22.8% 17.69%
$50,000 and $100,000 32.34% 33.63%
$100,000 and $200,000 17.78% 14.12%
$200,000 or more 1.37% 1.57%

Households by size in zip code 23837

Household language in zip code 23837

English language 98.74%
Spanish language 1.12%
Other European language 0.15%
Asian language 0%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 23837

Total Occupied housing units 1594
Detached housing units 74.97%
Attached housing units 1.51%
2 units 3.89%
3 - 4 units 0.94%
5 - 9 units 4.33%
10 - 19 units 0.19%
20 - 49 units 0.44%
50 or more units 0.13%
Mobile homes 13.61%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 23837

Use car, track or Van 96.48%
Use public transportation 1.06%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 0.7%
Work at home 1.76%

School attendance in zip code 23837

Attent Preschool programs 4.46%
Attend Public School 15.8%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.7%
Attent graduate studies 0.92%
Not enrolled in school 74.11%

Highest school attainment in zip code 23837

Less then 9th grade 7.58%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 13.41%
High school diploma 31.7%
Some college, no degree 26.82%
Associate degree 6.48%
Bachelor's degree 13.6%
Graduate or professional degree 0.42%

Real Estate in zip code 23837

Housing occupied 87.58%
Housing vacant 12.42%
Housing occupied by owner 75.16%
Housing occupied by tenant 24.84%
Total Rented Units 396
Median Contract Gross Rent $541
Median Gross Rent $758
Median Home Value $173,200

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 23837 median gross rent is 40.11% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 23837

Studio $540
1 Bedroom $580
2 Bedrooms $650
3 Bedrooms $870
4 Bedrooms $1,040
AVERAGE RENT $736

Average rent in zip code 23837 ($736.00) is 3.2% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 21.3% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 23837 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 3.5% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 3.6% higher, two bedroom rent is 3.2% higher, three bedroom rent is 3.2% higher, four bedroom rent is 3% higher.

Housing units in zip code 23837

Total housing units 1820
Detached housing units 72.36%
Attached housing units 1.32%
2 units 4.01%
3 - 4 units 0.82%
5 - 9 units 3.79%
10 - 19 units 0.16%
20 - 49 units 0.38%
50 or more units 0.11%
Mobile homes 17.03%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 23837

Total Real Estate Taxes $1,354,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $967,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $387,500

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