Chester Gap, VA 22623 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 22623: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chester Gap, VA 22623

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 3
  • Single Family Addresses: 238
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Rappahannock County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.855, Longitude -78.133
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Chester Gap, VA 22623 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 679
Population in Households 679
Population in Familes 563
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 290
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 255
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 180
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 281 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 180 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 75 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $290,541
Average Home Value $489,583


Median Household Income $70,305
Average Household Income $90,323
Per Capita Income $33,921
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.12%
Households 0.38% 0.16%
Families 0.18% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Chester Gap, VA 22623 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22623 to the other 873 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 700 20th
Population Density1 # 249 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 627 28th
Median Household Income # 184 79th
Per Capita Income # 193 78th

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