Zip Code 23878 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSedley
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Southampton
Secondary County: Sussex
Area Code757
Current Population:1118
Racial Majority:White 71.7%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78%
Unemployment Rate:6.9%
Median Household Income$45138
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49090
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range66 - 98 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.80762100, -77.00721741

Zip Code 23878 Description

Zip Code 23878 is located in the state of Virginia in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 23878 is primarily located in Southampton County. Portions of 23878 are also located in Sussex County. The official US Postal Service name for 23878 is SEDLEY, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23878 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 23878 is within area code 757 and area code 804. 23878 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23878 is 6.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% 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 23878 decreased to 1118 from 1143 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23878 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23878 public schools is White. 40.9% of students in 23878 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 955 71.7% 822 +16%
 Black Or African American 334 25.08% 263 +27%
 Hispanic 15 1.13% 18 -17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.83% 2 +450%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 1.28% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 0% 11 -100%

Zip Code 23878 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78%
 Black Or African American 18.9%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 23878 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population11181143
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households440
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45138
Income Under $50K Per Year57.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
23878 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 4Donald McEachinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$289833
Average Real Estate Sale Price$174654
Current Unemployment Level 6.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 23878 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303744546267655947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526171788689878272625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.233.394.43.334.073.774.974.894.643.643.13.2847.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours