Virginia Beach, VA 23459 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23459: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Virginia Beach, VA 23459

Acceptable Alternative
Fort Story, VA 23459
Virginia Bch, VA 23459

Not Acceptable, USPS
Little Creek Naval Amphibiou, VA 23459
Nav Amph Base, VA 23459
Naval Amphib Base, VA 23459
Naval Amphibious Base, VA 23459

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 0
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Virginia Beach City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.882, Longitude -76.002
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23459 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Norfolk City, Virginia Beach City).

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Virginia Beach, VA 23459 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,183
Population in Households 705
Population in Familes 696
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,478
Population Density1 811
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 140
Average Household Size 5.04
Family Households 138
Average Family Size 5


Total Housing Units 153 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1 ( 0.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 139 (90.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $0
Average Home Value $0


Median Household Income $45,836
Average Household Income $54,390
Per Capita Income $15,539
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.2% 0.03%
Households 0.11% 0.28%
Families 0.12% 0.29%
Median Household Income   -0.73%
Per Capita Income   0.13%
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.

Virginia Beach, VA 23459 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23459 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 # 441 50th
Population Density1 # 174 80th
Diversity Index2 # 53 94th
Median Household Income # 522 40th
Per Capita Income # 832 5th

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