Zip Code 23827 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBoykins
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Southampton
Area Code757
Current Population:1443
Racial Majority:African American 37.72%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$34585
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39740
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.3 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range36 - 98 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.61782074, -77.20410919

Zip Code 23827 Description

Zip Code 23827 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23827 is primarily located in Southampton County. The official US Postal Service name for 23827 is BOYKINS, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23827 are contained within or border the city limits of Boykins, VA, Branchville, VA, . Zip code 23827 is within area code 757 and area code 434. 23827 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23827 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% 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 23827 decreased to 1443 from 1464 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23827 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23827 public schools is . % of students in 23827 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 665 53.72% 686 -3%
 Black Or African American 467 37.72% 714 -35%
 Hispanic 8 0.65% 29 -72%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 9 0.73% 3 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 10 7.19% 10 +790%

Zip Code 23827 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23827 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population14431464
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households585
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34585
Income Under $50K Per Year66.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.70%
23827 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$104222
Average Real Estate Sale Price$196000
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 23827 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303744546267655946383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50536272788589878272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.173.374.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours