Zip Code 23856 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFreeman
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Brunswick
Secondary County: Greensville
Area Code434
Current Population:1033
Racial Majority:African American 63.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$38629
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39020
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range187 - 279 ft.
Area53 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.78812700, -77.70672900

Zip Code 23856 Description

Zip Code 23856 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23856 is primarily located in Brunswick County. Portions of 23856 are also located in Greensville County. The official US Postal Service name for 23856 is FREEMAN, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23856 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 23856 is 434. 23856 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23856 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 23856 decreased to 1033 from 1359 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23856 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 23856 public schools is . % of students in 23856 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 184 20.33% 317 -42%
 Black Or African American 572 63.2% 696 -18%
 Hispanic 149 16.46% 8 +1763%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0% 4 -100%

Zip Code 23856 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 23856 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population10331359
Male Population46.10%
Female Population53.90%
Total Households419
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38629
Income Under $50K Per Year64.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.40%
23856 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$69000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$418481
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 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 23856 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26283543526166645745362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526170788589878171625270
Avg Precip (In.)3.993.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours