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ZIP Code 22205

Primary City:Arlington, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Westover
County: Arlington County
Timezone: Eastern (3:12pm)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.88, -77.14
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22205. 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 22205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22205, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 22205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22205 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 22205 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 large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22205 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,087
Population Density 6,314 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,628
Median Home Value $687,500
Land Area 2.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,412
Median Household Income $140,819

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6676704984255057005446587476595945745073141871147992
Female655644479365409581543694738693623591489327173142137270
Total1,3221,3149777909141,2811,0871,3521,4851,3521,2171,165996641360256216362

Gender

 Male 8,534 50%
 Female 8,553 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,393 84.2%
 Black Or African American 466 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.3%
 Asian 1,042 6.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 567 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 565 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner133311,0861,1491,095536268170
Renter148592351287175794983
Total1619231,4371,4361,270615317253

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,580 56%
 Single Guardian 659 10%
 Singles 1,520 24%
 Singles With Roommate 653 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,095 64%
 Households with Kids 2,317 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1411321281461601361241321181071021059688104102104763933
Female1211441331421571371031161318811310097811048377742733
Total2622762612883172732272482491952152051931692081851811506666

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22205 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22205 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 22205 real estate data, the median home value of $687,500 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 22205. Rentals in 22205 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,982 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 46 0.3%
 Other Institutional 9 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 50 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,699 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 949 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,764 27%
 Households Vacant 216 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Sale Only 37 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 1%
 1 Bedroom 730 44%
 2 Bedroom 346 21%
 3+ Bedroom 585 35%
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 $140,819 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22205 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. ZIP code 22205 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 22205. 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 7,411 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,515 25%
 No Earnings 3,253 23%
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 7,411 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,515 25%
 No Earnings 3,253 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,844 67.8%
 Public transportation 1,958 19.4%
 Taxicab 19 0.2%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 406 4.0%
 Worked at Home 852 8.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 22205 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 242 4%
 High School Graduate 992 17%
 Associate's degree 143 2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,142 36%
 Master's degree 1,402 24%
 Professional school degree 662 11%
 Doctorate degree 358 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,467 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 679 20.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 191 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22205

ZIP Code 22205 is in the Arlington County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22205.

Family Education Center for Parenting Teens
1644 North McKinley Rd 2
Arlington, VA 22205
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Arlington County Public Schools
Ashlawn Elementary
5950 North 8th Rd
Arlington, VA 22205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington County Public Schools
Mckinley Elementary
1030 North McKinley Rd
Arlington, VA 22205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington County Public Schools
Arlington Traditional
855 North Edison St
Arlington, VA 22205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington County Public Schools
Swanson Middle School
5800 North Washington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Arlington County Public Schools
St Ann Elementary School
980 N Frederick St
Arlington, VA 22205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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