Zip Code 23437 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSuffolk
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Suffolk
Area Code757
Current Population:4283
Racial Majority:White 68.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$50881
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63610
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range16 - 79 ft.
Area102 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.63543800, -76.79976100

Zip Code 23437 Description

Zip Code 23437 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23437 is primarily located in City of Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 23437 is SUFFOLK, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23437 are contained within or border the city limits of Suffolk, VA, . The area code for zip code 23437 is 757. 23437 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23437 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 23437 increased to 4283 from 3965 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23437 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23437 public schools is White. 47.5% of students in 23437 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2695 68.51% 3013 -11%
 Black Or African American 1094 27.81% 1097 +-0%
 Hispanic 41 1.04% 70 -41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.36% 18 -22%
 Asian 17 0.43% 19 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.86% 61 +20%

Zip Code 23437 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.4%
 Black Or African American 23.2%
 Hispanic 3.7%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 23437 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population42833965
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1651
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50881
Income Under $50K Per Year49.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.30%
23437 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$223193
Average Real Estate Sale Price$208130
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63e - Mid-Atlantic Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 23437 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644546267655946383146
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526170788589878272635370
Avg Precip (In.)4.373.44.413.374.053.735.25.224.823.893.083.3748.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23437
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours