Zip Code 23805 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePetersburg
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince George
Secondary County: Dinwiddie
Area Code804
Current Population:19490
Racial Majority:African American 54.82%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 93%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$54000
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49940
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range98 - 128 ft.
Area76 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.12644200, -77.39639500

Zip Code 23805 Description

Zip Code 23805 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23805 is primarily located in Prince George County. Portions of 23805 are also located in Dinwiddie County. The official US Postal Service name for 23805 is PETERSBURG, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23805 are contained within or border the city limits of Petersburg, VA, . Zip code 23805 is within area code 804 and area code 434. 23805 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23805 is 4.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23805 increased to 19490 from 17919 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23805 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23805 public schools is Black. 67.2% of students in 23805 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7702 39.06% 7133 +8%
 Black Or African American 10809 54.82% 11142 -3%
 Hispanic 654 3.32% 511 +28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.06% 44 -75%
 Asian 221 1.12% 238 -7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.06% 17 -29%
 Other Race 26 0% 26 -100%
 Two Or More Races 379 1.56% 379 -19%

Zip Code 23805 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.7%
 Black Or African American 93%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 23805 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1949017919
Male Population46.70%
Female Population53.30%
Total Households8048
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$54000
Income Under $50K Per Year45.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.80%
23805 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$161138
Average Real Estate Sale Price$185636
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65m - Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 23805 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644546367655946383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526172798690888272625271
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.244.323.364.13.444.554.314.393.593.233.1245.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23805
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours