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23701 Zip Code (Portsmouth, VA) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2017: 24,079
Zip code population in 2010: 25,161
Zip code population in 2000: 27,298

Houses and condos: 10,110
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,964
% of renters here:

32%
State:

33%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 23701: 96.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 7.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.7 sq. mi.
Population density: 3,188 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 23701
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.1% ($2,109)
Virginia:

0.8% ($2,194)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,112 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,102 (1.2%)

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Males: 11,453  (47.6%)
Females: 12,626  (52.4%)

For population 25 years and over in 23701:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 23701:

  • Never married: 35.2%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

Zip code 23701 compared to state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 23701 (2017)
    • 13,10648.0%Black
    • 10,49038.4%White
    • 7532.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4511.7%Two or more races
    • 2010.7%Asian
    • 900.3%American Indian
    • 390.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 310.1%Some other race
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $185,213
23701:

$185,213
Virginia:

$273,400



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 151 registered sex offenders living in 23701 zip code as of January 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 23701 is 154 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

40.2 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Virginia:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 23701, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $39,248 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$39,248
State:

$71,192

Salary/wage: $35,431 (reported on 83.7% of returns)
Here:

$35,431
State:

$59,229
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.8% for AGIs below $25k, 78.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 53.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $779 (reported on 22.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$779
Virginia:

$1,600
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,152 (reported on 11.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,152
State:

$6,959
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,182 (reported on 6.2% of returns)
Here:

+$2,182
State:

+$16,672
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,479 (reported on 9.8% of returns)
Here:

+$4,479
State:

+$14,116
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,721 (reported on 7.0% of returns)
23701:

$8,721
Virginia:

$16,667
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,309 (29% of AGI, reported on 32.8% of returns)
Here:

$18,309
State:

$26,596

Here:

28.5% of AGI
State:

20.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.6% for AGIs below $25k, 14.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 18.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,724 (reported on 27.1% of returns)
Here:

$3,724
State:

$4,443
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $5,365 (reported on 32.6% of returns)
23701:

$5,365
State:

$9,951
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 3.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,350 (reported on 24.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,350
State:

$2,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 40.2%
Here:

40%
State:

46%
(% for various income ranges: 36.3% for AGIs below $25k, 40.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 43.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 44.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 54.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 75.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 23701, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $32,795 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,795
State:

$56,704

Salary/wage: $29,971 (reported on 83.2% of returns)
Here:

$29,971
State:

$48,441
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 88.3% for AGIs below $10k, 72.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 77.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 63.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,071 (reported on 29.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,071
Virginia:

$1,688
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,483 (reported on 13.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,483
State:

$4,028
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,693 (reported on 8.0% of returns)
Here:

+$6,693
State:

+$14,375
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.7% for AGIs below $10k, -0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,357 (reported on 8.1% of returns)
Here:

+$4,357
State:

+$13,342
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,298 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
23701:

$2,298
Virginia:

$2,943
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $14,814 (26% of AGI, reported on 29.6% of returns)
Here:

$14,814
State:

$21,492

Here:

26.3% of AGI
State:

21.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.8% for AGIs below $10k, 8.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 13.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,453 (6% of AGI, reported on 27.1% of returns)
Here:

$3,453
State:

$3,794

Here:

6.0% of AGI
State:

3.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,756 (reported on 69.7% of returns)
23701:

$3,756
State:

$9,537
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $10k, 3.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,910 (reported on 23.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,910
State:

$1,734

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 53.3%
Here:

53%
State:

52%
(% for various income ranges: 46.7% for AGIs below $10k, 56.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 52.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 53.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 54.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 59.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$51,819
Virginia:

$71,535
Portsmouth, VA (23701) map Nearest zip codes: 23707, 23702, 23321, 23704, 23709, 23708.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

38.2%
Virginia:

49.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.5%
Virginia:

5.2%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 856
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 8,381


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 246 (197 now married, 49 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,902 (1,904 now married, 3,003 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 23701 with a mortgage: 4,144 (96 second mortgage, 528 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,103

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,359
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $509

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

12.4%
Whole state:

10.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

7.0%
Whole state:

5.6%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

7.0
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 23701: Elizabeth Manor Golf and Country Club (A), Portsmouth Plaza and Commerce Center (B), Greenwood Industrial Park (C), The Links at City Park (D), Manor Branch Portsmouth Public Library (E), Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 10 (F), Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 9 (G), Sentara Nursing Center at Portsmouth (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Westgate Plaza Shopping Center (1), Simons Dale Shopping Center (2), Manor Village Shopping Center (3), Elmhurst Sqaure Shopping Center (4), Kings Plaza Shopping Center (5), Tower Mall Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 23701 include: Alexander Baptist Church (A), Bethany Baptist Church (B), Collinswood Baptist Church (C), Community United Presbyterian Church (D), Fairwood Agape Baptist Church (E), First Friends Church (F), Holy Communion Lutheran Church (G), Olive Branch Baptist Church (H), Pinecrest Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Olive Branch Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Reservoirs: Lake Collins (A), Lake Cavalier (B), Green Lake (C), Lake Pam (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 23701: Woodland Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 92010 to 2013
  • 3342000 to 2009
  • 3881990 to 1999
  • 6331980 to 1989
  • 1,8211970 to 1979
  • 2,7071960 to 1969
  • 2,5021950 to 1959
  • 1,1551940 to 1949
  • 3511939 or earlier

Zip code 23701 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Portsmouth, VA (23701)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Portsmouth, VA (23701)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 361 bedroom
  • 1,0502 bedrooms
  • 3,7683 bedrooms
  • 1,0974 bedrooms
  • 1765+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Portsmouth, VA (23701)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Portsmouth, VA (23701)
  • 15no bedroom
  • 3801 bedroom
  • 1,3242 bedrooms
  • 1,2093 bedrooms
  • 1184 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth, VA (23701) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth, VA (23701) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 210no vehicle
  • 1,9431 vehicle
  • 2,5502 vehicles
  • 9543 vehicles
  • 3584 vehicles
  • 2305+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth, VA (23701) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth, VA (23701) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 404no vehicle
  • 1,4261 vehicle
  • 7092 vehicles
  • 2653 vehicles
  • 814 vehicles
  • 1005+ vehicles

  • Zip code 23701 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 23701 household income distribution in 2017
  • 470Less than $10,000
  • 399$10,000 to $14,999
  • 405$15,000 to $19,999
  • 558$20,000 to $24,999
  • 380$25,000 to $29,999
  • 629$30,000 to $34,999
  • 438$35,000 to $39,999
  • 630$40,000 to $44,999
  • 590$45,000 to $49,999
  • 951$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,101$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,150$75,000 to $99,999
  • 737$100,000 to $124,999
  • 428$125,000 to $149,999
  • 129$150,000 to $199,999
  • 115$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 23701

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 23701
  • 43Less than $10,000
  • 26$10,000 to $14,999
  • 49$15,000 to $19,999
  • 18$20,000 to $24,999
  • 16$25,000 to $29,999
  • 16$40,000 to $49,999
  • 12$50,000 to $59,999
  • 39$60,000 to $69,999
  • 116$70,000 to $79,999
  • 142$80,000 to $89,999
  • 211$90,000 to $99,999
  • 602$100,000 to $124,999
  • 801$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,223$150,000 to $174,999
  • 838$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,050$200,000 to $249,999
  • 378$250,000 to $299,999
  • 201$300,000 to $399,999
  • 72$400,000 to $499,999
  • 69$500,000 to $749,999
  • 23$750,000 to $999,999
  • 7$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 11$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 38$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 23701

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 23701
  • 39$100 to $149
  • 11$150 to $199
  • 7$200 to $249
  • 11$250 to $299
  • 17$300 to $349
  • 5$350 to $399
  • 40$400 to $449
  • 119$500 to $549
  • 27$550 to $599
  • 148$600 to $649
  • 270$650 to $699
  • 106$700 to $749
  • 312$750 to $799
  • 667$800 to $899
  • 528$900 to $999
  • 334$1,000 to $1,249
  • 46$1,250 to $1,499
  • 45$1,500 to $1,999
  • 174No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,068.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $159,994.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $193,642
  • Black or African American householders: $170,929
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $152,197
  • Asian householders: $259,204
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $212,842
  • Some other race householders: $186,383
  • Two or more races householders: $221,272
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $191,535

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $185,213
23701:

$185,213
Virginia:

$273,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $142,729 - $228,966

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $224,490
Here:

$224,490
State:

$361,495

Townhouses or other attached units: $130,687
Here:

$130,687
State:

$349,009

In 2-unit structures: $205,294
Here:

$205,294
State:

$281,083

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $191,155
Here:

$191,155
State:

$312,958

Mobile homes: $29,785
Here:

$29,785
State:

$70,345
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 23701
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,692
  • One, attached: 556
  • Two: 7
  • 3 or 4: 304
  • 5 to 9: 895
  • 10 to 19: 215
  • 20 to 49: 249
  • 50 or more: 122
  • Mobile homes: 53

Unemployment: 7.9%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 23701

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 23701
  • 86.5%9,253Drove a car alone
  • 7.4%796Carpooled
  • 1.0%106Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.2%21Motorcycle
  • 0.2%26Bicycle
  • 1.6%174Walked
  • 1.3%136Other means
  • 1.4%154Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 23701

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 23701
  • 173Less than 5 minutes
  • 8965 to 9 minutes
  • 1,44310 to 14 minutes
  • 1,96815 to 19 minutes
  • 1,84320 to 24 minutes
  • 62825 to 29 minutes
  • 1,73130 to 34 minutes
  • 18035 to 39 minutes
  • 52540 to 44 minutes
  • 67645 to 59 minutes
  • 42160 to 89 minutes
  • 1490 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 39.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 23,292
  • In family households: 18,635 (2,593 male householders, 2,974 female householders)
    3,358 spouses, 6,000 children (5,483 natural, 171 adopted, 347 stepchildren), 1,960 grandchildren, 496 brothers or sisters, 171 parents, 506 other relatives, 467 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,667 (1,596 male householders (1,160 living alone)), 2,062 female householders (1,772 living alone)), 1,006 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 783 (989 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,774 2-persons, 1,406 3-persons, 819 4-persons, 308 5-persons, 153 6-persons, 110 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,934 1-person, 641 2-persons, 59 3-persons, 24 4-persons

1,862 married couples with children.
1,085 single-parent households (173 men, 912 women).

95.3% of residents of 23701 zip code speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (39% very well, 23% well, 34% not well, 4% not at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% very well, 6% well, 4% not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (20% very well, 71% well, 10% not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (18% very well, 82% well).

Foreign born population: 679 (2.8%)
(36.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.8%
Whole state:

12.5%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 8%Costa Rica
  • 7%Burma
  • 7%Guatemala
  • 5%Thailand
  • 4%Peru
  • 4%Japan
  • 4%Croatia
Most common first ancestries reported in 23701
  • 20%American
  • 8%African
  • 3%English
  • 2%German
  • 2%Irish
  • 1%Italian
  • 1%European
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3922010 or later
  • 2762000 to 2009
  • 1461990 to 1999
  • 261Before 1990

Zip code 23701 topographic map

There are 59 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 23701.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ALBANO CLEANERS INCORPORATED - AIRLINE BOULEVARD (2854 AIRLINE BOULEVARD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Virginia pollutants databases) - CEDS-61199, AIR PROGRAM
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: DRYCLEANING PLANTS, EXCEPT RUG CLEANING
    Business NAICS classification: DRYCLEANING AND LAUNDRY SERVICES (EXCEPT COIN-OPERATED).
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • BETHANY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (4810 PORTSMOUTH BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1989-0221, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Business SIC classification: BOOK STORES; ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
  • 7-ELEVEN #19139 (901 HODGES FERRY RD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , SOUTHLAND CORPORATION THE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • 7-ELEVEN #22670 (3300 VICTORY BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , SOUTHLAND CORPORATION THE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CHESAPEAKE & POTOMAC TELEPHONE CO (1100 OLD HODGES FERRY RD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CHESAPEAKE & POTOMAC TELEPHONE COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CLASSIC FABRICARE (3537 VICTORY BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , C & H INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • 7-ELEVEN #23956 (3599 VICTORY BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • CLASSIC FABRICARE (2494 AIRLINE BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • 7-ELEVEN #21937 (3534 AIRLINE BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , SOUTHLAND CORPORATION THE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • 7-ELEVEN #24636 (1500 AIRLINE BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , SOUTHLAND CORPORATION THE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • 7-ELEVEN #25033 (3501 PORTSMOUTH BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , SOUTHLAND CORPORATION THE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • A&M ASSOC TA MAACO (3937 TURNPIKE RD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: MEZO MICHAEL (CONTACT/OWNER) , RUSSELL DEVELOPMENT CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AIRLINE AUTO APRTS (3530 AIRLINE BLVD in PORTSMOUTH, VA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: REFRIGERATION AND AIR-CONDITIONING SERVICE AND REPAIR SHOPS

Zip code 23701 marital status for males
Zip code 23701 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.3%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.7%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 64.5%Utility gas
  • 32.0%Electricity
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 29,788.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 16,648
  • Northeast: 1,371
  • Midwest: 603
  • South: 3,764
  • West: 593

59% of the 23701 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Virginia.

87% of the 23701 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 13% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Portsmouth, VA (23701)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 233
Here:

12.3%
Virginia:

10.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 103
Here:

9.2%
Virginia:

9.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 307
Here:

26.6%
Virginia:

19.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 77,556Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 64,461Management occupations
  • 63,472Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 60,554Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 52,662Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 51,099Law enforcement workers including supervisors

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (PORTSMOUTH, VA):

  • PERFORMANCE METAL FABRICATORS, (3901 ALEXANDER STREET; small business) : $1,783,012 in 26 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Engine Accessories, Nonaircraft, ADP Central Processing Unit (CPU, Computer), Digital, Engineering and Technical Services, Other Professional Services, and more by Navy, U.S. Coast Guard
    Signed by year: 2000: $478,615; 2001: $82,833; 2002: $389,923; 2003: $456,699; 2004: $259,103; 2005: $258; 2006: $115,581.

    Biggest contracts:
    $300,000 with Navy for Miscellaneous Engine Accessories, Nonaircraft. Signed on 2000-02-08. Completion date: 2000-02-24.
    $99,000 with Navy for ADP Central Processing Unit (CPU, Computer), Digital. Signed on 2003-08-04. Completion date: 2003-08-04.
    $98,615 with Navy for Miscellaneous Engine Accessories, Nonaircraft. Signed on 2000-11-28. Completion date: 2001-11-06.
    $98,493 with Navy for Engineering and Technical Services. Taking place in CT. Signed on 2002-07-17. Completion date: 2002-10-10.
  • JRON ASSOCIATES (129 YORKSHIRE RD; small business) : $700,917 in 7 contracts from 1999 to 2005
    Contracts for Other Social Services, Personal Care Services (includes such services as barber and beauty shop, shoe repairs, tailoring, etc.), Psychiatry Services by Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $121,056; 2001: $128,276; 2002: $195,379; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $149,106; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $149,106 with Navy for Other Social Services. Signed on 2005-09-30. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
    $133,129, same as above. Signed on 2002-10-01. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
    $128,276, same as above. Signed on 2001-10-04. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    $121,056, same as above. Signed on 2000-08-21. Completion date: 2001-09-30.
  • J & J ENTERPRISES OF SUFFOLK C (3301 BALLARD AVE; small business) : $658,478 in 58 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Miscellaneous, Facilities Operations Support Services, Other Housekeeping Services, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities, and more by Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $47,581; 2001: $193,871; 2002: $216,157; 2003: $173,339; 2004: -$29,568; 2005: $51,978; 2006: $5,120.

    Biggest contracts:
    $80,558 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Miscellaneous. Signed on 2001-03-21. Completion date: 2001-05-01.
    $73,442, same as above. Signed on 2003-04-03. Completion date: 2004-03-08.
    $73,442, same as above. Signed on 2002-03-07. Completion date: 2003-03-09.
    $48,335, same as above. Signed on 2001-11-19. Completion date: 2001-12-14.
  • GRUBB STEEL ERECTION INCORPORA (2201 ELMHURST LN) : $568,370 in 35 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Materials Handling Equipment, Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Special Industry Machinery, Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Ground Effect Vehicles, Motor Vehicles, Trailers, and Cycles, Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Miscellaneous, and more by Navy, Army, Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $219,160; 2001: $106,477; 2002: $86,600; 2003: $96,125; 2004: $0; 2005: $29,208; 2006: $800.

    Biggest contracts:
    $59,880 with Navy for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Materials Handling Equipment. Signed on 2001-03-08. Completion date: 2002-06-30.
    $56,400 with Navy for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Special Industry Machinery. Signed on 2000-10-01. Completion date: 2001-09-30.
    $56,400, same as above. Signed on 2000-10-01. Completion date: 2001-09-30.
    $45,000 with Navy for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Ground Effect Vehicles, Motor Vehicles, Trailers, and Cycles. Signed on 2000-01-29. Completion date: 2000-03-30.
  • INDUSCO CORPORATION (3931 GARWOOD AVE; small business) : $389,907 in 444 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Items, Miscellaneous Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Supplies and Accessories, Commercial and Industrial Gas Cylinders, Gases: Compressed and Liquefied, and more by Navy, U.S. Coast Guard
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $92,747; 2003: $24,308; 2004: $92,886; 2005: $99,715; 2006: $23,251.

    Biggest contracts:
    $92,747 with Navy for Miscellaneous Items. Signed on 2002-06-10. Completion date: 2003-05-31.
    $57,000 with Navy for Miscellaneous Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Supplies and Accessories. Signed on 1999-10-22. Completion date: 1999-12-13.
    $10,843 with Navy for Commercial and Industrial Gas Cylinders. Signed on 2004-06-25. Completion date: 2005-06-24.
    $10,843, same as above. Signed on 2005-04-07. Completion date: 2006-04-06.
  • J L WARREN INC (3301 #A BALLARD AVENUE; small business) : $387,237 in 3 contracts from 1999 to 2000
    $361,463 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Utilities. Signed on 2000-01-27. Completion date: 2000-06-25.
    $16,138, same as above. Signed on 2000-08-30. Completion date: 2000-06-25.
    $9,636 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 1999-11-22. Completion date: 1999-11-30.
  • M & S MARINE AND INDUSTRIAL SE (3250 ELMHURST LAND; small business)
    50 employees, $0 revenue. : $244,375 in 11 contracts from 1999 to 2000
    Contracts for Non-nuclear Ship Repair (East) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships east of the 108th meridian by Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $223,703; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $94,854 with Navy for Non-nuclear Ship Repair (East) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships east of the 108th meridian. Signed on 2000-01-12. Completion date: 2000-01-23.
    $36,000, same as above. Signed on 2000-07-24. Completion date: 2000-07-31.
    $24,823, same as above. Signed on 2000-07-13. Completion date: 2000-07-31.
    $20,672 with Navy for Non-nuclear Ship Repair (East) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships east of the 108th meridian. Taking place in MD. Signed on 1999-10-05. Completion date: 1999-10-15.
  • BILLS MARINE INC (2615 AIRLINE BOULEVARD; small business) : $200,363 in 7 contracts from 2002 to 2006
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Engines and Components, Ship and Boat Propulsion Components, Gasoline Reciprocating Engines, Except Aircraft; and Components, Trailers, and more by United States Coast Guard (disused code: now 7008), Navy, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $162,000; 2003: $0; 2004: $17,838; 2005: $17,854; 2006: $2,671.

    Biggest contracts:
    $162,000 with United States Coast Guard (disused code: now 7008) for Miscellaneous Engines and Components. Taking place in FL. Signed on 2002-09-15. Completion date: 2002-10-15.
    $14,754 with Navy for Ship and Boat Propulsion Components. Signed on 2005-07-29. Completion date: 2005-08-28.
    $7,569 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Gasoline Reciprocating Engines, Except Aircraft; and Components. Signed on 2004-08-20. Completion date: 2004-09-16.
    $7,569 with Army for Gasoline Reciprocating Engines, Except Aircraft; and Components. Signed on 2004-08-20. Completion date: 2004-09-16.
  • DIESEL TECH INC (4016 SEABOARD COURT) : $141,319 in 4 contracts in 2000
    $54,201 with Navy for Diesel Engines and Components. Signed on 2000-12-12. Completion date: 2000-12-18.
    $47,407 with Navy for Non-nuclear Ship Repair (East) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships east of the 108th meridian. Signed on 2000-12-20. Completion date: 2001-01-26.
    $39,711 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Ships, Small Craft, Pontoons, and Floating Docks. Signed on 2000-05-16. Completion date: 2000-03-06.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2000-05-16. Completion date: 2000-03-06.
  • G&K SERVICES CO (805 GUST LANE; small business) : $61,997 in 4 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $32,980 with Army for Laundry and DryCleaning Services. Signed on 2004-06-08. Completion date: 2005-07-11.
    $27,323, same as above. Signed on 2005-06-27. Completion date: 2006-07-09.
    $1,098, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-18. Completion date: 2005-07-11.
    $596, same as above. Signed on 2005-04-05. Completion date: 2005-05-31.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99 employees: 2 establishments, 20-49 employees: 8 establishments, 10-19 employees: 4 establishments, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 8 establishments)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Linen Supply (100-249: 2)
  • Construction: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors (50-99: 2, 20-49: 2, 10-19: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Drycleaning and Laundry Services (except Coin-Operated) (100-249: 1, 20-49: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (100-249: 1, 20-49: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (20-49: 1, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 9, 1-4: 16)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 1,266 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 120 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 103 people in state prisons
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 850 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 134 people in nursing homes
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 10
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED320$159,047117$101,4371,129$149,02678$54,4931$98,52082$93,8872$192,770
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$204,1406$141,265111$135,4619$30,7472$699,1604$164,5030$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$152,72217$78,836461$145,58191$71,4580$038$92,1562$2,995
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN35$139,36111$71,188322$154,11220$81,7430$024$80,4270$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$197,5385$220,42087$154,9482$91,3500$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED21$157,77512$215,183
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$146,9984$169,215
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$107,8705$164,556
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$168,330
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 23701
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 23701 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 23701 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James29171.3 years
William28272.2 years
Mary24676.9 years
John18672.6 years
Robert14469.3 years
George12774.1 years
Charles11968.8 years
Willie10973.2 years
Joseph9370.6 years
Annie8778.8 years
Most common last names in zip code 23701 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13070.4 years
Williams12572.7 years
Jones11173.5 years
Brown10573.6 years
Johnson10174.6 years
Davis6573.1 years
Parker5971.7 years
Moore5873.5 years
Harris5671.5 years
Wilson4872.2 years
Businesses in zip code 23701
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Papa John's Pizza1
AT&T1Payless1
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid2
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx3SONIC Drive-In1
Foot Locker1Starbucks1
GameStop2Subway2
H&R Block2T-Mobile2
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
KFC1The Athlete's Foot1
Lane Furniture1True Value1
Long John Silver's1U-Haul1
Lowe's1UPS2
McDonald's1Walgreens1
Nike2Wendy's1
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