Zip Code 23237 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRichmond
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chesterfield
Area Code804
Current Population:21192
Racial Majority:White 58.19%
Public School Racial Majority:White 37.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$59330
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48080
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range89 - 197 ft.
Area23 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.40171200, -77.45720000

Zip Code 23237 Description

Zip Code 23237 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23237 is primarily located in Chesterfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 23237 is RICHMOND, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23237 are contained within or border the city limits of Bellwood, VA, Chester, VA, Bensley, VA, and Chesterfield Court House, VA. The area code for zip code 23237 is 804. 23237 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23237 is 3.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23237 increased to 21192 from 20321 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23237 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23237 public schools is White. 63.3% of students in 23237 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12511 58.19% 12669 -1%
 Black Or African American 4649 21.62% 4584 +1%
 Hispanic 2993 13.92% 2958 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 132 0.61% 127 +4%
 Asian 493 2.29% 363 +36%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 71 0.33% 23 +209%
 Other Race 47 0.26% 47 +19%
 Two Or More Races 421 2.77% 421 +42%

Zip Code 23237 Race/Ethnicity

 White 37.2%
 Black Or African American 30.4%
 Hispanic 26.8%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 23237 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2119220321
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households7843
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$59330
Income Under $50K Per Year39.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.50%
23237 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$149851
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132505
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
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 23237 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644546267665946383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516071788589878171615169
Avg Precip (In.)3.823.124.153.264.043.374.584.154.133.623.233.1844.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23237
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours