Richmond, VA 23224 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23224: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Richmond, VA 23224

Acceptable Alternative
N Chesterfld, VA 23224
North Chesterfield, VA 23224

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Richmond City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.495, Longitude -77.477
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23224 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Chesterfield, Richmond City).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,364
  • PO Box Addresses: 417
  • Residential Addresses: 16,373
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,013
    • Single Family Addresses: 13,360

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

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Richmond, VA 23224 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 37,200
Daytime Population: Workers 18,561
Daytime Population: Residents 21,712
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 40,273
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 36,774
Population in Familes 27,083
Population in Group Qrtrs 426
Population Density2 3,380
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $30,650
Average Household Income $40,924
Per Capita Income $15,838


Total Housing Units 16,394 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,272 (32.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,795 (53.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,327 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $127,139
Average Home Value $141,322


Total Households 14,067
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 8,471
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 1.59% 1.37%
Households 1.54% 1.33%
Families 1.15% 1.14%
Median Household Income   -0.12%
Per Capita Income   1.62%

Richmond, VA 23224 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23224 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 # 57 94th
Population Density # 85 90th
Diversity Index # 82 91st
Median Household Income # 827 5th
Per Capita Income # 828 5th

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