Zip Code 22971 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShipman
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nelson
Area Code434
Current Population:1735
Racial Majority:White 70.44%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$43002
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49060
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range591 - 1296 ft.
Area44 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.74668600, -78.80578700

Zip Code 22971 Description

Zip Code 22971 is located in the state of Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 22971 is primarily located in Nelson County. The official US Postal Service name for 22971 is SHIPMAN, Virginia. Portions of zip code 22971 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 22971 is 434. 22971 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 22971 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 22971 decreased to 1735 from 1903 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 22971 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 22971 public schools is . % of students in 22971 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1077 70.44% 1356 -21%
 Black Or African American 396 25.9% 297 +33%
 Hispanic 26 1.7% 32 -19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.65% 2 +400%
 Asian 0 0% 16 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.31% 26 -23%

Zip Code 22971 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 22971 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17351903
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households740
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43002
Income Under $50K Per Year57.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
22971 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$256211
Average Real Estate Sale Price$161000
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 22971 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263341505964625543342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495868768387857970594967
Avg Precip (In.)3.783.334.253.544.733.844.573.874.594.23.693.3847.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlottesville, VA
CBSA Type22971
CBSA Population199492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours