Zip Code 23324 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChesapeake
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Chesapeake
Area Code757
Current Population:22851
Racial Majority:African American 59.62%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 65.9%
Unemployment Rate:10.2%
Median Household Income$33601
Average Adjusted Gross Income$32220
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 10 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.80165100, -76.27625275

Zip Code 23324 Description

Zip Code 23324 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23324 is primarily located in City of Chesapeake County. The official US Postal Service name for 23324 is CHESAPEAKE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23324 are contained within or border the city limits of Chesapeake, VA, Norfolk, VA, and Portsmouth, VA. The area code for zip code 23324 is 757. 23324 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23324 is 10.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23324 increased to 22851 from 22072 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23324 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23324 public schools is Black. 78.1% of students in 23324 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7868 33.63% 7370 +7%
 Black Or African American 13948 59.62% 13320 +5%
 Hispanic 1022 4.37% 1395 -27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.06% 73 -79%
 Asian 75 0.32% 195 -62%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 469 2% 469 +-0%

Zip Code 23324 Race/Ethnicity

 White 19.7%
 Black Or African American 65.9%
 Hispanic 9.1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.6%

Zip Code 23324 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2285122072
Male Population45.80%
Female Population54.20%
Total Households8638
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
78.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$33601
Income Under $50K Per Year68.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
23324 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$134155
Average Real Estate Sale Price$133805
Current Unemployment Level 10.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63b - Chesapeake-Pamlico Lowlands and Tidal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 23324 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32334047576671696452433551
Avg Max Temp (°F)48515867758387858070615368
Avg Precip (In.)4.163.464.263.333.923.745.124.894.373.563.063.2447.11
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23324
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours