Zip Code 23824 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlackstone
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nottoway
Secondary County: Brunswick
Area Code434
Current Population:7214
Racial Majority:White 53.27%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 47.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$35083
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42240
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.1 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range259 - 417 ft.
Area173 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.08520126, -77.95860291

Zip Code 23824 Description

Zip Code 23824 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23824 is primarily located in Nottoway County. Portions of 23824 are also located in Brunswick County. The official US Postal Service name for 23824 is BLACKSTONE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23824 are contained within or border the city limits of Blackstone, VA, . Zip code 23824 is within area code 434 and area code 804. 23824 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23824 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23824 increased to 7214 from 7081 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23824 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23824 public schools is Black. 66.6% of students in 23824 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3941 53.27% 3979 -1%
 Black Or African American 2907 39.29% 2764 +5%
 Hispanic 376 5.08% 339 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.51% 22 +73%
 Asian 31 0.42% 34 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 64 1.42% 64 +64%

Zip Code 23824 Race/Ethnicity

 White 39.4%
 Black Or African American 47.4%
 Hispanic 9.1%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 23824 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population72147081
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households2896
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$35083
Income Under $50K Per Year61.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.20%
23824 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$141889
Average Real Estate Sale Price$150000
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45f - Northern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 23824 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263442516065645744352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)47515969778488878170615169
Avg Precip (In.)3.973.244.173.324.033.594.2944.193.693.353.1645.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours