Zip Code 23434 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSuffolk
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Suffolk
Area Code757
Current Population:47670
Racial Majority:African American 47.92%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 61.7%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$42868
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56780
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 66 ft.
Area211 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.70144100, -76.58983800

Zip Code 23434 Description

Zip Code 23434 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23434 is primarily located in City of Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 23434 is SUFFOLK, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23434 are contained within or border the city limits of Suffolk, VA, Chesapeake, VA, . The area code for zip code 23434 is 757. 23434 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23434 is 6.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23434 increased to 47670 from 40157 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23434 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23434 public schools is Black. 54.3% of students in 23434 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21902 45.02% 21568 +2%
 Black Or African American 23309 47.92% 23567 -1%
 Hispanic 1308 2.69% 1138 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.02% 131 -93%
 Asian 478 0.98% 387 +24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.05% 21 +14%
 Other Race 64 0.19% 64 +47%
 Two Or More Races 794 3.13% 794 +92%

Zip Code 23434 Race/Ethnicity

 White 29.4%
 Black Or African American 61.7%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 23434 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4767040157
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households17510
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$42868
Income Under $50K Per Year56.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.00%
23434 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
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23434 Virginia State House of Delegates Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
64Emily BrewerRepublican
76Chris JonesRepublican
77Cliff Hayes Jr.Democrat
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23434 Virginia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14John CosgroveRepublican
18Louise LucasDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$204530
Average Real Estate Sale Price$375413
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63e - Mid-Atlantic Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 23434 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323946566469676250413349
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526069778488868171625369
Avg Precip (In.)4.153.564.433.313.913.9955.344.913.643.093.3148.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23434
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours