Zip Code 23830 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCarson
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dinwiddie
Secondary County: Sussex
Area Code434
Current Population:1491
Racial Majority:White 42.99%
Unemployment Rate:9.6%
Median Household Income$50385
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71620
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.1 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range75 - 115 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.02658844, -77.40551758

Zip Code 23830 Description

Zip Code 23830 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23830 is primarily located in Dinwiddie County. Portions of 23830 are also located in Sussex County. The official US Postal Service name for 23830 is CARSON, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23830 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 23830 is within area code 434 and area code 804. 23830 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23830 is 9.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23830 increased to 1491 from 1224 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23830 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23830 public schools is . % of students in 23830 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 601 42.99% 1090 -45%
 Black Or African American 758 54.22% 363 +109%
 Hispanic 24 1.72% 13 +85%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.07% 16 -6%

Zip Code 23830 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23830 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population14911224
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households596
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50385
Income Under $50K Per Year49.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.90%
23830 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$228067
Average Real Estate Sale Price$198714
Current Unemployment Level 9.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
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 23830 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536267655845373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526172798790888272625270
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23830
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours