Zip Code 23901 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFarmville
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince Edward
Secondary County: Cumberland
Area Code434
Current Population:16399
Racial Majority:White 64.29%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 56.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$36982
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47280
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range299 - 587 ft.
Area218 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.35269928, -78.36376953

Zip Code 23901 Description

Zip Code 23901 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 23901 is primarily located in Prince Edward County. Portions of 23901 are also located in Cumberland County. The official US Postal Service name for 23901 is FARMVILLE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 23901 are contained within or border the city limits of Farmville, VA, Hampden Sydney, VA, . Zip code 23901 is within area code 434 and area code 804. 23901 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 23901 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 23901 increased to 16399 from 14611 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 23901 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 23901 public schools is Black. 69.7% of students in 23901 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10382 64.29% 10549 -2%
 Black Or African American 5158 31.94% 4973 +4%
 Hispanic 204 1.26% 376 -46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.12% 42 -55%
 Asian 208 1.29% 178 +17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 261 1.1% 261 -32%

Zip Code 23901 Race/Ethnicity

 White 37.5%
 Black Or African American 56.6%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 23901 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1639914611
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households6104
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
69.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$36982
Income Under $50K Per Year62.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
23901 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$259482
Average Real Estate Sale Price$198360
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 23901 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526165645744352845
Avg Max Temp (°F)47516070778589878171615169
Avg Precip (In.)3.993.284.233.354.233.374.253.813.963.793.393.1944.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Richmond, VA
CBSA Type23901
CBSA Population1254181
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours