Fork Union, VA 23055 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23055: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fork Union, VA 23055

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 62
  • Single Family Addresses: 248
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Fluvanna County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.77, Longitude -78.215
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Fork Union, VA 23055 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 805
Daytime Population: Workers 430
Daytime Population: Residents 439
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 869
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 798
Population in Familes 666
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 44
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $58,624
Average Household Income $85,733
Per Capita Income $32,968


Total Housing Units 344 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 216 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 91 (26.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $196,739
Average Home Value $275,926


Total Households 307
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 218
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.8% 0.97%
Households 1.03% 1.08%
Families 0.92% 0.99%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   3.32%

Fork Union, VA 23055 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23055 to the other 870 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 684 22nd
Population Density # 605 31st
Diversity Index # 165 81st
Median Household Income # 299 66th
Per Capita Income # 229 74th

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