Columbia, VA 23038 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23038: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Columbia, VA 23038

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Fluvanna County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.804, Longitude -78.09
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23038 has segments in 3 Counties / Independent Cities (Cumberland, Fluvanna, Goochland).

  • Businesses Addresses: 20
  • PO Box Addresses: 27
  • Residential Addresses: 832
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 832

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Columbia, VA 23038 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,840
Daytime Population: Workers 101
Daytime Population: Residents 936
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,037
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.56
Population in Households 1,839
Population in Familes 1,535
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 47


Median Household Income $54,670
Average Household Income $67,504
Per Capita Income $27,640


Total Housing Units 945 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 609 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 144 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 192 (20.3%)
Median Home Value $226,205
Average Home Value $351,067


Total Households 753
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 536
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 0.57% 0.63%
Households 0.6% 0.63%
Families 0.47% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Columbia, VA 23038 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23038 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 # 543 38th
Population Density # 754 14th
Diversity Index # 333 62nd
Median Household Income # 371 57th
Per Capita Income # 387 56th

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