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Zip Code 23842 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 23842 is 7,219 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.81 | Zip Code 23842 land area is 130.555 sq. miles | Population density is 55.29 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 23842

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 42.9
Median Age - Male 40.2
Median Age - Female 45.5

Median age of zip code 23842 is 6.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 15.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 23842 is 2.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 12.3% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 23842 median age is 11.5% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 18.2% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 23842

White population 5337
Black or African American population 1634
Asian population 69
American Indian and Alaska Native population 7
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 24
Other population 57

Region of birth

Zip code 23842 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.5% Czech 1.8%
Danish 0.3% Dutch 0.5%
English 9.4% French No Basque 1%
French Canadian 0.8% German 5.6%
Greek 0.5% Hungarian 0%
Irish 6.8% Italian 3%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 1.2%
Polish 1.1% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.3% Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Scottish 2.1% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 0.2% Swedish 0.3%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0.1%
USA 14.5% Welsh 0.6%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 31.6%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 23842

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1896
Married couples 80.38%
Other couples 19.62%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 23842

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 9.7% 16.13%
$30,000 and $50,000 15.19% 18.14%
$50,000 and $100,000 44.51% 40.97%
$100,000 and $200,000 27.27% 22.23%
$200,000 or more 3.32% 2.53%

Households by size in zip code 23842

Household language in zip code 23842

English language 96.55%
Spanish language 1.33%
Other European language 0.68%
Asian language 0.9%
Other language 0.55%

Population by housing unit in zip code 23842

Total Occupied housing units 2492
Detached housing units 95.63%
Attached housing units 0%
2 units 0%
3 - 4 units 0.28%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 4.09%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 23842

Use car, track or Van 90.14%
Use public transportation 2.09%
Use Motorcycle 0.5%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 0.38%
Work at home 6.89%

School attendance in zip code 23842

Attent Preschool programs 1.58%
Attend Public School 19.63%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.01%
Attent graduate studies 1.5%
Not enrolled in school 74.29%

Highest school attainment in zip code 23842

Less then 9th grade 4.51%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 12.5%
High school diploma 31.87%
Some college, no degree 24.23%
Associate degree 9.98%
Bachelor's degree 15.69%
Graduate or professional degree 1.23%

Real Estate in zip code 23842

Housing occupied 92.23%
Housing vacant 7.77%
Housing occupied by owner 87.96%
Housing occupied by tenant 12.04%
Total Rented Units 300
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,025
Median Gross Rent $1,275
Median Home Value $219,900

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 23842 median gross rent is 24.39% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 23842

Studio $890
1 Bedroom $970
2 Bedrooms $1,080
3 Bedrooms $1,440
4 Bedrooms $1,720
AVERAGE RENT $1,065

Average rent in zip code 23842 ($1,064.70) is 16.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 13.8% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 23842 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 33% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 34.9% higher, two bedroom rent is 33.7% higher, three bedroom rent is 33.4% higher, four bedroom rent is 33% higher.

Housing units in zip code 23842

Total housing units 2702
Detached housing units 93.45%
Attached housing units 0%
2 units 0%
3 - 4 units 0.26%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 6.29%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 23842

Total Real Estate Taxes $3,709,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $3,007,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $701,500

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