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ZIP Code 20170

Primary City:Herndon, VA (View All Cities)
County: Fairfax County
Timezone: Eastern (11:01am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.98, -77.38
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20170

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20170. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 20170. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20170, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Herndon, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 20170 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20170 is located in northeast Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20170 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20170 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,236
Population Density 4,706 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,713
Median Home Value $402,000
Land Area 8.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,224
Median Household Income $104,371

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7961,4611,3921,4131,3621,9411,9441,7791,6581,6211,5851,3651,0005082301329168
Female1,6891,3501,3121,1281,1761,7751,7501,5121,5551,5801,6461,345925461246169131140
Total3,4852,8112,7042,5412,5383,7163,6943,2913,2133,2013,2312,7101,925969476301222208

Gender

 Male 21,346 52%
 Female 19,890 48%
Gender

Race

 White 23,745 57.6%
 Black Or African American 3,413 8.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 222 0.5%
 Asian 6,992 17.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.0%
 Other Race 4,936 12.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,910 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner619851,9442,6962,20571319058
Renter2641,5571,1527143811499461
Total3252,5423,0963,4102,586862284119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,102 61%
 Single Guardian 1,973 15%
 Singles 2,293 17%
 Singles With Roommate 856 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,466 56%
 Households with Kids 5,758 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male352371369322325267281294294278271254298291305322328268190202
Female349363311305301258258276257237256276279264245250265204164175
Total701734680627626525539570551515527530577555550572593472354377

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20170 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20170 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 20170 real estate data, the median home value of $402,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20170 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20170 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20170 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,232 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,009 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 843 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,372 32%
 Households Vacant 489 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 229 46.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2.2%
 For Sale Only 97 19.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 8.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 91 18.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 1%
 1 Bedroom 754 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,457 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,783 44%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $104,371 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20170 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 20170 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 20170 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,515 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,017 25%
 No Earnings 6,482 20%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,515 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,017 25%
 No Earnings 6,482 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 20,170 87.1%
 Public transportation 1,190 5.1%
 Taxicab 5 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 678 2.9%
 Worked at Home 1,066 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,176 16%
 High School Graduate 3,488 25%
 Associate's degree 572 4%
 Bachelor's degree 4,260 30%
 Master's degree 2,911 21%
 Professional school degree 368 3%
 Doctorate degree 199 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,179 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,313 15.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,029 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20170

ZIP Code 20170 is in the Fairfax County Public Schools. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20170.

Hutchison Elementary
13209 Parcher Ave
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Herndon Elementary
630 Dranesville Rd
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Clearview Elementary
12635 Builders Rd
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Dranesville Elementary
1515 Powells Tavern Place
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Herndon High School
700 Bennett St
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Herndon Middle School
901 Locust St
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
St Joseph Elementary School
750 Peachtree St
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Country School
621 Alabama Dr
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Temple Baptist School
1545 Dranesville Rd
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Dulles Montessori School
898 Crestview Dr
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ambleside School
1089 Liberty Meeting Ct
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Federal Childrens Center
530 Huntmar Park Dr 800b
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of Herndon
840 Dranesville Rd
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Boyd School-Reston Campus
11579 Cedar Chase Rd
Herndon, VA 20170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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