Zip Code 23709 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePortsmouth
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: City of Portsmouth
Area Code757
Current Population:78
Racial Majority:White 50.72%
Unemployment Rate:9.3%
Median Household Income$115118
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.81676700, -76.29814700

Zip Code 23709 Description

Zip Code 23709 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23709 is primarily located in City of Portsmouth County. The official US Postal Service name for 23709 is PORTSMOUTH, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23709 are contained within or border the city limits of Portsmouth, VA, Norfolk, VA, . The area code for zip code 23709 is 757. 23709 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23709 is 9.3% 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 23709 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23709 public schools is . % of students in 23709 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 105 50.72% 45 +133%
 Black Or African American 43 20.77% 21 +105%
 Hispanic 40 19.32% 7 +471%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 9.18% 3 +533%

Zip Code 23709 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23709 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population780
Male Population83.30%
Female Population16.70%
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$115118
Income Under $50K Per Year0.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year0.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year100.00%
23709 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$128725
Average Real Estate Sale Price$123869
Current Unemployment Level 9.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 23709 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 Type23709
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours