Zip Code 23227 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRichmond
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Henrico
Secondary County: City of Richmond
Area Code804
Current Population:24440
Racial Majority:African American 49.12%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 82.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$48317
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65810
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range102 - 194 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.61549800, -77.44203000

Zip Code 23227 Description

Zip Code 23227 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23227 is primarily located in Henrico County. Portions of 23227 are also located in City of Richmond County. The official US Postal Service name for 23227 is RICHMOND, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23227 are contained within or border the city limits of Chamberlayne, VA, Richmond, VA, Lakeside, VA, Glen Allen, VA, East Highland Park, VA, and Mechanicsville, VA. The area code for zip code 23227 is 804. 23227 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23227 is 4.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23227 increased to 24440 from 22726 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23227 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23227 public schools is Black. 69.5% of students in 23227 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10774 42.61% 10253 +5%
 Black Or African American 12421 49.12% 12556 -1%
 Hispanic 831 3.29% 710 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.14% 41 -15%
 Asian 469 1.85% 413 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 42 0.47% 42 +183%
 Two Or More Races 420 2.52% 420 +52%

Zip Code 23227 Race/Ethnicity

 White 9.8%
 Black Or African American 82.2%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 23227 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2444022726
Male Population44.60%
Female Population55.40%
Total Households11615
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48317
Income Under $50K Per Year51.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.20%
23227 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
Virginia District 7Abigail SpanbergerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$208768
Average Real Estate Sale Price$192696
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 23227 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26283543536267655846373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505970778488868069605068
Avg Precip (In.)3.743.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23227
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours