Zip Code 23846 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameElberon
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Surry
Area Code757
Current Population:933
Racial Majority:African American 22.88%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$44245
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50880
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time39.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range49 - 98 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.06327057, -76.79994202

Zip Code 23846 Description

Zip Code 23846 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23846 is primarily located in Surry County. The official US Postal Service name for 23846 is ELBERON, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23846 are contained within or border the city limits of Surry, VA, Dendron, VA, . The area code for zip code 23846 is 757. 23846 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23846 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23846 increased to 933 from 833 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23846 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23846 public schools is . % of students in 23846 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 420 75.68% 551 -24%
 Black Or African American 127 22.88% 360 -65%
 Hispanic 0 0% 3 -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 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.44% 15 -47%

Zip Code 23846 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23846 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population933833
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households354
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$44245
Income Under $50K Per Year57.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
23846 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 3Bobby ScottDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$387000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$204061
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63e - Mid-Atlantic Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 23846 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745556368666048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526070788589878271625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.173.44.53.314.123.634.944.754.643.593.223.2847.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type23846
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours