Zip Code 23708 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePortsmouth
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Portsmouth
Area Code757
Current Population:181
Racial Majority:White 50.15%
Unemployment Rate:7.9%
Median Household Income$0
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time11.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area0 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.84785700, -76.30646800

Zip Code 23708 Description

Zip Code 23708 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23708 is primarily located in City of Portsmouth County. The official US Postal Service name for 23708 is PORTSMOUTH, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23708 are contained within or border the city limits of Portsmouth, VA, . The area code for zip code 23708 is 757. 23708 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23708 is 7.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.2% 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 23708 increased to 181 from 179 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23708 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23708 public schools is . % of students in 23708 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 163 50.15% 80 +104%
 Black Or African American 85 26.15% 56 +52%
 Hispanic 77 23.69% 27 +185%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 4 0% 4 -100%

Zip Code 23708 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23708 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population181179
Male Population81.80%
Female Population18.20%
Total Households0
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$0
Income Under $50K Per Year0.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year0.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year0.00%
23708 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$148317
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132439
Current Unemployment Level 7.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
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 DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 23708 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32334047576671696452433551
Avg Max Temp (°F)48515867758387858070615368
Avg Precip (In.)4.123.444.253.333.893.735.124.874.373.533.063.2146.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23708
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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