Zip Code 23843 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDolphin
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Brunswick
Area Code434
Current Population:654
Racial Majority:African American 31.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$41475
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52380
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time40.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range230 - 299 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.84874700, -77.80430700

Zip Code 23843 Description

Zip Code 23843 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23843 is primarily located in Brunswick County. The official US Postal Service name for 23843 is DOLPHIN, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23843 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 23843 is 434. 23843 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23843 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23843 decreased to 654 from 709 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23843 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23843 public schools is . % of students in 23843 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 306 62.58% 386 -21%
 Black Or African American 156 31.9% 251 -38%
 Hispanic 0 0% 13 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 5.52% 2 +1250%

Zip Code 23843 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23843 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population654709
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households286
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41475
Income Under $50K Per Year60.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.00%
23843 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$128500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$423628
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 23843 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26273542526165645745362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526170778589878171625269
Avg Precip (In.)3.963.294.343.283.933.554.54.244.513.643.433.1445.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours