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ZIP Code 22042

Primary City:Falls Church, VA (View All Cities)
County: Falls Church City
Timezone: Eastern (11:27am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.87, -77.19
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22042. 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 22042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22042, 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:
Falls Church, VA
Acceptable:
Mosby

Stats and Demographics for the 22042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22042 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 22042 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less than average. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22042 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,537
Population Density 5,073 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,495
Median Home Value $419,600
Land Area 6.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,019
Median Household Income $94,135

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3351,0628477891,0751,7551,5491,5661,3171,2361,148945807532373227143122
Female1,2389808367341,0001,6191,6031,3831,2811,2001,0821,042918635393282238245
Total2,5732,0421,6831,5232,0753,3743,1522,9492,5982,4362,2301,9871,7251,167766509381367

Gender

 Male 16,828 50%
 Female 16,709 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,761 55.9%
 Black Or African American 1,672 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 184 0.5%
 Asian 6,545 19.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 4,947 14.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,419 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner641,0241,5781,7841,609962504226
Renter2481,4201,0807584951757220
Total3122,4442,6582,5422,1041,137576246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,971 50%
 Single Guardian 1,896 16%
 Singles 3,000 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,152 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,996 67%
 Households with Kids 4,023 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male289253239254232213225195197174156168177172164151180168126152
Female293248259176225222202171160188160181161146160156152148118141
Total582501498430457435427366357362316349338318324307332316244293

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22042 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22042 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 22042 real estate data, the median home value of $419,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 22042. Rentals in 22042 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,519 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 1 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,325 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,426 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,268 34%
 Households Vacant 476 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 4%
 For Sale Only 91 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 132 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 200 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,034 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,625 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,127 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 $94,135 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22042 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. Residents in ZIP code 22042 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. However, that is not the case in 22042. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,217 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,669 26%
 No Earnings 5,041 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 14,217 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,669 26%
 No Earnings 5,041 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,739 82.6%
 Public transportation 1,794 9.4%
 Taxicab 9 0.0%
 Motorcycle 37 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 817 4.3%
 Worked at Home 659 3.5%
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 1,660 14%
 High School Graduate 3,907 34%
 Associate's degree 516 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,853 25%
 Master's degree 1,585 14%
 Professional school degree 624 5%
 Doctorate degree 329 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,831 70.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,170 21.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 410 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22042

ZIP Code 22042 is in the Transition Support Resource Ctr/Fairfax School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22042.

Transition Support Resource Center/Fairfax
C/o Fairfax Co Public Schls
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Transition Support Resource Ctr/Fairfax School District
Beech Tree Elementary
3401 Beechtree Ln
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Graham Road Elementary
3036 Graham Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Pine Spring Elementary
7607 Willow Ln
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Westlawn Elementary
3200 Westley Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Woodburn Elementary
3401 Hemlock Dr
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Falls Church Ec Resource Center
7521 Jaguar Trail
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Falls Church High School
7521 Jaguar Trail
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Jackson Middle School
3020 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Community Based Education
7423 Camp Alger Ave
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Falls Church High School Academy
7521 Jaguar Trail
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Corpus Christ Early Childhood Center
7506 Saint Philips Ct
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Congressional Schools of Va
3229 Sleepy Hollow Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Lutheran School
3233 Annandale Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of Holmes Run Childrens House
3335 Annandale Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity School at Meadow View
2849 Meadow View Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Early Years Montessori School
3241 Brush Dr
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School-Holmes Run
3527 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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