Zip Code 23055 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFork Union
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fluvanna
Area Code434
Current Population:915
Racial Majority:White 56.38%
Public School Racial Majority:White 70.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$45452
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54520
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range266 - 367 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.77638900, -78.22121700

Zip Code 23055 Description

Zip Code 23055 is located in the state of Virginia in the Charlottesville metro area. Zip code 23055 is primarily located in Fluvanna County. The official US Postal Service name for 23055 is FORK UNION, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23055 are contained within or border the city limits of Columbia, VA, . Zip code 23055 is within area code 434 and area code 804. 23055 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23055 is 3.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23055 decreased to 915 from 1148 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23055 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23055 public schools is White. 33.1% of students in 23055 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 658 56.38% 612 +8%
 Black Or African American 380 32.56% 224 +70%
 Hispanic 34 2.91% 61 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 15 8.14% 15 +533%

Zip Code 23055 Race/Ethnicity

 White 70.5%
 Black Or African American 15.9%
 Hispanic 5.6%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 6.8%

Zip Code 23055 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population9151148
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households337
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45452
Income Under $50K Per Year58.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.20%
23055 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$273000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$280000
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
Columbia, VA
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 23055 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442516065635644352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070778487868071615069
Avg Precip (In.)3.433.083.923.124.093.524.153.813.563.943.292.9842.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlottesville, VA
CBSA Type23055
CBSA Population199492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours