Zip Code 23842 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDisputanta
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince George
Secondary County: Sussex
Area Code804
Current Population:6906
Racial Majority:White 71.76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.6%
Unemployment Rate:10.0%
Median Household Income$62402
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62570
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range36 - 112 ft.
Area128 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.13304901, -77.21022034

Zip Code 23842 Description

Zip Code 23842 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23842 is primarily located in Prince George County. Portions of 23842 are also located in Sussex County. The official US Postal Service name for 23842 is DISPUTANTA, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23842 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 23842 is 804. 23842 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23842 is 10.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% 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 23842 increased to 6906 from 5528 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23842 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23842 public schools is White. 43.4% of students in 23842 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5513 71.76% 5188 +6%
 Black Or African American 1798 23.4% 1400 +28%
 Hispanic 194 2.53% 152 +28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.12% 25 -64%
 Asian 47 0.61% 38 +24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 58 0.75% 2 +2800%
 Other Race 1 0.09% 1 +600%
 Two Or More Races 100 0.74% 100 -43%

Zip Code 23842 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.6%
 Black Or African American 28.7%
 Hispanic 10%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 6%

Zip Code 23842 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population69065528
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households2580
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$62402
Income Under $50K Per Year38.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.10%
23842 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$221574
Average Real Estate Sale Price$188522
Current Unemployment Level 10.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 23842 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303744546367665947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526172798690888272625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.073.244.353.344.13.424.644.374.443.573.233.1445.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23842
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours