Dolphin, VA 23843 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23843: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dolphin, VA 23843

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Brunswick County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.836, Longitude -77.794
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • PO Box Addresses: 20
  • Residential Addresses: 269
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 269

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

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  1. 23843 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 23843 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Dolphin, VA 23843 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 732
Population in Households 709
Population in Familes 587
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $36,417
Average Household Income $51,455
Per Capita Income $22,229


Total Housing Units 384 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 242 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 68 (17.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $131,034
Average Home Value $140,496


Total Households 310
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 209
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.46% -0.16%
Households 0.4% -0.19%
Families 0.23% -0.39%
Median Household Income   3.13%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

Dolphin, VA 23843 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23843 to the other 876 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 695 21st
Population Density # 726 17th
Diversity Index # 234 73rd
Median Household Income # 770 12th
Per Capita Income # 658 25th

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