ZIP Code 23601 - Newport News Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameNewport News
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Newport News
Area Code757
Current Population:25127
Racial Majority:White 56.21%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 44%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$45539
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56030
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.05891700, -76.46399000

Zip Code 23601 Profile

ZIP Code 23601 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. ZIP code 23601 is primarily located in City of Newport News County. The official US Postal Service name for 23601 is NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia. Portions of ZIP code 23601 are contained within or border the city limits of Newport News, VA, Hampton, VA, . The area code for ZIP code 23601 is 757. 23601 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23601 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23601 increased to 25127 from 25017 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23601 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23601 public schools is Black. 55.6% of students in 23601 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14238 56.21% 15033 -5%
 Black Or African American 7909 31.22% 7471 +6%
 Hispanic 1495 5.9% 1256 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.21% 122 -57%
 Asian 773 3.05% 438 +76%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 29 -100%
 Other Race 37 0% 37 -100%
 Two Or More Races 741 3.41% 741 +16%

Zip Code 23601 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.5%
 Black Or African American 44%
 Hispanic 13.1%
 Asian 2.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 4.2%

Zip Code 23601 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2512725017
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households10693
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
55.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
14.3%
Median Household Income$45539
Income Under $50K Per Year55.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.10%
23601 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 2Elaine LuriaDemocrat
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$261695
Average Real Estate Sale Price$191152
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 23601 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31323947576570696452423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)48505968768387868170615369
Avg Precip (In.)4.13.534.623.294.013.594.894.744.753.483.243.3847.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23601
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours