Zip Code 23079 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJamaica
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code804
Current Population:437
Racial Majority:White 78.37%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$39621
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53900
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time41.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 98 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.73198500, -76.68107000

Zip Code 23079 Description

Zip Code 23079 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23079 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 23079 is JAMAICA, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23079 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 23079 is 804. 23079 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23079 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% 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 23079 increased to 437 from 281 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23079 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23079 public schools is . % of students in 23079 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 529 78.37% 265 +100%
 Black Or African American 95 14.07% 162 -41%
 Hispanic 51 7.56% 8 +538%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0% 2 -100%

Zip Code 23079 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23079 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population437281
Male Population52.40%
Female Population47.60%
Total Households167
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39621
Income Under $50K Per Year62.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
23079 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 1Rob WittmanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$229500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$362542
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65m - Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 23079 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28293745556368676149393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070778588878171615169
Avg Precip (In.)3.833.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours