Fort Lee, VA 23801 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 23801: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Lee, VA 23801

Acceptable Alternative
Petersburg, VA 23801

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 141
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,471
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Prince George County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.237, Longitude -77.335
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23801 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Petersburg City, Prince George).

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Fort Lee, VA 23801 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,380
Population in Households 3,186
Population in Familes 3,129
Population in Group Qrtrs 194
Population Density1 522
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 776
Average Household Size 4.11
Family Households 746
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 832 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9 ( 1.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 767 (92.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 56 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $125,000
Average Home Value $125,000


Median Household Income $56,008
Average Household Income $62,327
Per Capita Income $15,282
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.16% 0.94%
Households 0.72% 0.81%
Families 0.7% 0.82%
Median Household Income   0.14%
Per Capita Income   0.72%
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.

Fort Lee, VA 23801 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23801 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 # 431 51st
Population Density1 # 204 77th
Diversity Index2 # 20 98th
Median Household Income # 328 63rd
Per Capita Income # 833 5th

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