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ZIP Code 22202

Primary City:Arlington, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Crystal City
County: Arlington County
Timezone: Eastern (5:28am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.86, -77.05
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22202

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22202. 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 22202. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22202, 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:
Arlington, VA
Unacceptable:
Crystal City

Stats and Demographics for the 22202 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22202 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 22202 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 small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22202 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,543
Population Density 5,824 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,278
Median Home Value $585,600
Land Area 3.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,111
Median Household Income $110,092

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4082401491399342,1541,4921,056850778674619594401256200111111
Female4082591441391,3522,4721,471881631600613583541361279216191236
Total8164992932782,2864,6262,9631,9371,4811,3781,2871,2021,135762535416302347

Gender

 Male 11,166 50%
 Female 11,377 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,872 74.8%
 Black Or African American 1,777 7.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.4%
 Asian 2,698 12.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 365 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 728 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18370584525703455226124
Renter1,0624,2281,7631,365870414284120
Total1,0804,5982,3471,8901,573869510244

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,405 26%
 Single Guardian 532 4%
 Singles 6,882 52%
 Singles With Roommate 2,292 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,974 91%
 Households with Kids 1,137 9%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7774737661523645464631272817272719264047
Female7398676452604355493436252821262729223558
Total150172140140113112791009580675256385354484875105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22202 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 22202 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 22202 real estate data, the median home value of $585,600 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 22202. Rentals in 22202 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22202 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,324 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 215 1.0%
 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 2,340 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 665 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,106 66%
 Households Vacant 2,167 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 833 38.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 120 5.5%
 For Sale Only 57 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,019 47.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 5.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 918 11%
 1 Bedroom 4,261 51%
 2 Bedroom 2,439 29%
 3+ Bedroom 778 9%
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 $110,092 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22202 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 22202 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 22202 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 22202. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,570 65%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,174 16%
 No Earnings 3,744 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 12,570 65%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,174 16%
 No Earnings 3,744 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,197 41.4%
 Public transportation 6,599 44.1%
 Taxicab 81 0.5%
 Motorcycle 19 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,402 9.4%
 Worked at Home 668 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 22202 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 168 2%
 High School Graduate 921 11%
 Associate's degree 129 1%
 Bachelor's degree 2,843 33%
 Master's degree 3,017 34%
 Professional school degree 1,122 13%
 Doctorate degree 547 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 747 68.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 312 28.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22202

ZIP Code 22202 is in the Arlington County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22202.

Oakridge Elementary
1414 24th St South
Arlington, VA 22202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington County Public Schools
Potomac Crescent Waldorf School
923 23rd St S
Arlington, VA 22202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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