Zip Code 23502 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorfolk
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Norfolk
Area Code757
Current Population:20678
Racial Majority:African American 51.54%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 71.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$47602
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45060
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range7 - 13 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.85583400, -76.21208800

Zip Code 23502 Description

Zip Code 23502 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23502 is primarily located in City of Norfolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 23502 is NORFOLK, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23502 are contained within or border the city limits of Norfolk, VA, Virginia Beach, VA, and Chesapeake, VA. The area code for zip code 23502 is 757. 23502 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23502 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23502 decreased to 20678 from 21342 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23502 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23502 public schools is Black. 71.1% of students in 23502 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7255 33.08% 7492 -3%
 Black Or African American 11304 51.54% 10496 +8%
 Hispanic 1530 6.98% 1270 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.19% 61 -31%
 Asian 819 3.73% 742 +10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 18 -100%
 Other Race 27 0.64% 27 +419%
 Two Or More Races 572 3.84% 572 +47%

Zip Code 23502 Race/Ethnicity

 White 13.8%
 Black Or African American 71.5%
 Hispanic 6%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 5.6%

Zip Code 23502 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2067821342
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households7897
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47602
Income Under $50K Per Year53.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
23502 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 2Elaine LuriaDemocrat
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$182365
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147361
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.8%
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 23502 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32334048576671706553433651
Avg Max Temp (°F)48515867758387857970615368
Avg Precip (In.)43.344.133.323.793.735.094.784.213.462.993.0945.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23502
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours