Alberta, VA 23821 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23821: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alberta, VA 23821

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Brunswick County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.836, Longitude -77.853
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 33
  • PO Box Addresses: 139
  • Residential Addresses: 666
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 666

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

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Alberta, VA 23821 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,651
Daytime Population: Workers 257
Daytime Population: Residents 1,047
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,304
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 1,615
Population in Familes 1,266
Population in Group Qrtrs 36
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $45,120
Average Household Income $56,306
Per Capita Income $23,710


Total Housing Units 873 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 467 (53.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 219 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 (21.4%)
Median Home Value $109,635
Average Home Value $127,570


Total Households 686
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 440
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 -0.13% -0.02%
Households -0.28% -0.12%
Families -0.46% -0.27%
Median Household Income   0.34%
Per Capita Income   1.54%

Alberta, VA 23821 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23821 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 # 567 35th
Population Density # 767 12th
Diversity Index # 218 75th
Median Household Income # 564 35th
Per Capita Income # 540 38th

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