Freeman, VA 23856 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23856: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Freeman, VA 23856

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Brunswick County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.711, Longitude -77.556
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23856 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Brunswick, Greensville).

  • Businesses Addresses: 27
  • PO Box Addresses: 112
  • Residential Addresses: 391
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 391

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

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Freeman, VA 23856 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,229
Daytime Population: Workers 166
Daytime Population: Residents 710
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 876
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 1,201
Population in Familes 1,004
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $44,701
Average Household Income $53,712
Per Capita Income $21,437


Total Housing Units 621 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 325 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 158 (25.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 138 (22.2%)
Median Home Value $92,320
Average Home Value $149,692


Total Households 483
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 339
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 0.91% 0.69%
Households 0.8% 0.57%
Families 0.58% 0.53%
Median Household Income   0.05%
Per Capita Income   1.27%

Freeman, VA 23856 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23856 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 # 612 30th
Population Density # 738 15th
Diversity Index # 283 68th
Median Household Income # 571 34th
Per Capita Income # 673 23rd

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