Zip Code 23234 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRichmond
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chesterfield
Secondary County: City of Richmond
Area Code804
Current Population:42989
Racial Majority:African American 51.81%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 55.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$50665
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38420
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range82 - 174 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.45335007, -77.47709656

Zip Code 23234 Description

Zip Code 23234 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23234 is primarily located in Chesterfield County. Portions of 23234 are also located in City of Richmond County. The official US Postal Service name for 23234 is RICHMOND, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23234 are contained within or border the city limits of Richmond, VA, Bensley, VA, and Bellwood, VA. The area code for zip code 23234 is 804. 23234 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23234 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23234 increased to 42989 from 38100 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23234 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23234 public schools is Black. 50.8% of students in 23234 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11122 25.16% 10691 +4%
 Black Or African American 22901 51.81% 21574 +6%
 Hispanic 7800 17.65% 8487 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 134 0.3% 149 -10%
 Asian 1148 2.6% 1132 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 18 -100%
 Other Race 106 0.27% 106 +12%
 Two Or More Races 832 2.21% 832 +18%

Zip Code 23234 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.7%
 Black Or African American 55.8%
 Hispanic 28.2%
 Asian 2.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 23234 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4298938100
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households15461
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$50665
Income Under $50K Per Year49.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.80%
23234 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
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23234 Virginia State House of Delegates Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
70Delores McQuinnDemocrat
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23234 Virginia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
10Glen SturtevantRepublican
11Amanda ChaseRepublican
16Rosalyn DanceDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$128410
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117379
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 23234 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536267655946373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070778589878170615169
Avg Precip (In.)3.783.114.123.244.043.444.534.114.063.633.253.1944.5
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23234
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours