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ZIP Code 22209

Primary City:Arlington, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Fort Myer Heights|Rosslyn
County: Arlington County
Timezone: Eastern (3:20pm)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.89, -77.08
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22209

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22209. 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 22209. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22209, 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
Acceptable:
Rosslyn

Stats and Demographics for the 22209 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22209 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 22209 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 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 22209 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,314
Population Density 20,528 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,975
Median Home Value $557,900
Land Area 0.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,316
Median Household Income $93,906

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21711785987661,549922600426315306282244163110753623
Female2078466839111,657848431300276258240210173106573835
Total4242011511811,6773,2061,7701,0317265915645224543362161327458

Gender

 Male 6,334 51%
 Female 5,980 49%
Gender

Race

 White 8,682 70.5%
 Black Or African American 639 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.3%
 Asian 2,058 16.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 389 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 489 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4548941833437426111625
Renter8032,6458045063161194318
Total8483,1341,22284069038015943

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,565 21%
 Single Guardian 446 6%
 Singles 3,753 51%
 Singles With Roommate 1,552 21%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,706 92%
 Households with Kids 610 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5349252827261926191715181817151916252322
Female383437362116141518188101614191618161428
Total9183626448423341373523283431343534413750

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22209 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 22209 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 22209 real estate data, the median home value of $557,900 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 22209. Rentals in 22209 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22209 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,286 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 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 1,677 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 385 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,254 66%
 Households Vacant 659 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 283 42.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 4.2%
 For Sale Only 51 7.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 240 36.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 6.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 367 8%
 1 Bedroom 2,172 50%
 2 Bedroom 1,506 34%
 3+ Bedroom 331 8%
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 $93,906 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22209 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 22209 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 22209 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 22209 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 22209 can expect to fall in that range. 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 6,644 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,779 25%
 No Earnings 1,551 14%
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 6,644 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,779 25%
 No Earnings 1,551 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,447 40%
 Public transportation 3,693 43%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 946 11%
 Worked at Home 514 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 22209 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 140 3%
 High School Graduate 527 10%
 Associate's degree 253 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,864 36%
 Master's degree 1,400 27%
 Professional school degree 770 15%
 Doctorate degree 205 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 778 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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