Zip Code 23438 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSuffolk
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Suffolk
Area Code757
Current Population:1818
Racial Majority:White 76.26%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$41557
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62400
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time40.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range33 - 66 ft.
Area41 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.58079700, -76.70101400

Zip Code 23438 Description

Zip Code 23438 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23438 is primarily located in City of Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 23438 is SUFFOLK, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23438 are contained within or border the city limits of Suffolk, VA, . The area code for zip code 23438 is 757. 23438 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23438 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 23438 increased to 1818 from 1414 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23438 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23438 public schools is . % of students in 23438 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1442 76.26% 1430 +1%
 Black Or African American 402 21.26% 322 +25%
 Hispanic 10 0.53% 21 -52%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.58% 1 +1000%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.37% 39 -33%

Zip Code 23438 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 23438 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population18181414
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households673
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41557
Income Under $50K Per Year58.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
23438 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$229148
Average Real Estate Sale Price$362318
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
Suffolk, VA
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 23438 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745546367666048393247
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526070778588878171625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.373.514.433.364.063.845.25.184.793.813.13.3849.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23438
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours