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ZIP Code 20171

Primary City:Herndon, VA (View All Cities)
County: Fairfax County
Timezone: Eastern (3:09pm)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.93, -77.39
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20171

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20171. 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 20171. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20171, 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
Acceptable:
Oak Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 20171 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20171 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20171 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20171 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,887
Population Density 3,791 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,823
Median Home Value $545,700
Land Area 12.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,256
Median Household Income $141,433

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7301,7691,8961,5051,0081,6752,0092,0061,9392,0091,7651,3851,0825672861646954
Female1,7311,7951,7411,3571,0351,9492,0381,8291,9322,0811,8791,4151,005520267168114113
Total3,4613,5643,6372,8622,0433,6244,0473,8353,8714,0903,6442,8002,0871,087553332183167

Gender

 Male 22,918 50%
 Female 22,969 50%
Gender

Race

 White 26,558 57.9%
 Black Or African American 3,506 7.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 104 0.2%
 Asian 13,029 28.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.0%
 Other Race 1,041 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,629 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner421,1792,7693,5252,44969614132
Renter3702,1911,44276434814710853
Total4123,3704,2114,2892,79784324985

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,727 66%
 Single Guardian 1,591 10%
 Singles 2,937 18%
 Singles With Roommate 1,001 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,029 56%
 Households with Kids 7,227 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male336359348337354357355335368354380398369395409377352245122152
Female336348353359355340372370358345354338328376332355305235130135
Total672707701696709697727705726699734736697771741732657480252287

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20171 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20171 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 20171 real estate data, the median home value of $545,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20171. Rentals in 20171 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20171 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,887 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,978 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 855 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,423 32%
 Households Vacant 567 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 355 63%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 4%
 For Sale Only 53 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 137 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,574 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,523 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,670 28%
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 $141,433 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20171 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 20171 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21,820 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,503 21%
 No Earnings 6,795 19%
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 21,820 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,503 21%
 No Earnings 6,795 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,841 84.8%
 Public transportation 1,348 5.0%
 Taxicab 43 0.2%
 Motorcycle 62 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 649 2.4%
 Worked at Home 1,982 7.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 20171 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 450 3%
 High School Graduate 2,529 16%
 Associate's degree 643 4%
 Bachelor's degree 5,527 35%
 Master's degree 5,238 33%
 Professional school degree 608 4%
 Doctorate degree 643 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,470 76.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,959 17.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 645 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20171

ZIP Code 20171 is in the Fairfax County Public Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20171.

Floris Elementary
2708 Centreville Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Fox Mill Elementary
2611 Viking Dr
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Oak Hill Elementary
3210 Kinross Circle
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Crossfield Elementary
2791 Fox Mill Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Mcnair Elementary
2499 Thomas Jefferson Dr
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Coates Elementary
2480 River Birch Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Carson Middle School
13618 McLearen Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Mt Pleasant Baptist Church Christian Academy
2516 Squirrel Hill Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Boyd School-Herndon
13251 Woodland Park Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Auburn School
13525 Dulles Technology Dr Ste 101
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Nysmith School for the Gifted
13625 Eds Dr
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Reston Day School
3005 Dower House Dr
Herndon, VA 20171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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