Zip Code 23840 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDewitt
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dinwiddie
Area Code804
Current Population:1858
Racial Majority:White 67.14%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$55816
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53130
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range200 - 285 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.05287100, -77.65709000

Zip Code 23840 Description

Zip Code 23840 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23840 is primarily located in Dinwiddie County. The official US Postal Service name for 23840 is DEWITT, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23840 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 23840 is 804. 23840 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23840 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23840 increased to 1858 from 1528 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23840 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23840 public schools is . % of students in 23840 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1522 67.14% 1369 +11%
 Black Or African American 725 31.98% 429 +69%
 Hispanic 20 0.88% 19 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 8 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 24 0% 24 -100%

Zip Code 23840 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23840 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population18581528
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households693
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55816
Income Under $50K Per Year44.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.90%
23840 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$137000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$160400
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 23840 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26283543536266645845362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526071788689878271625270
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23840
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours