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ZIP Code 22301

Primary City:Alexandria, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Potomac West
County: Alexandria City
Timezone: Eastern (8:46am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.82, -77.06
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22301. 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 22301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22301, 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:
Alexandria, VA
Acceptable:
Potomac

Stats and Demographics for the 22301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22301 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 22301 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22301 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,162
Population Density 8,015 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,017
Median Home Value $658,600
Land Area 1.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,845
Median Household Income $119,443

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male55334720917817836757255353344035831828418491434134
Female526352216156205525689595601413403368314194102626989
Total1,0796994253343838921,2611,1481,134853761686598378193105110123

Gender

 Male 5,283 47%
 Female 5,879 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,328 83.6%
 Black Or African American 789 7.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.3%
 Asian 216 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 481 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 314 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner535990275068233714378
Renter97685370222131532011
Total1021,0441,27297281339016389

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,337 48%
 Single Guardian 436 9%
 Singles 1,563 32%
 Singles With Roommate 509 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,450 71%
 Households with Kids 1,395 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1111119410185556675664151373545393323582529
Female1001091109682757259645734564029462934262114
Total2112202041971671301381341309885937574856257844643

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22301 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22301 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 22301 real estate data, the median home value of $658,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 22301. Rentals in 22301 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,109 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 53 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,791 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 465 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,589 32%
 Households Vacant 172 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 5%
 For Sale Only 23 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 65 4%
 1 Bedroom 579 35%
 2 Bedroom 725 44%
 3+ Bedroom 280 17%
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 $119,443 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22301 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 22301 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 22301. 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 5,410 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,168 23%
 No Earnings 1,674 18%
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 5,410 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,168 23%
 No Earnings 1,674 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,147 60.3%
 Public transportation 1,523 22.2%
 Taxicab 42 0.6%
 Motorcycle 18 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 630 9.2%
 Worked at Home 512 7.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 320 8%
 High School Graduate 679 18%
 Associate's degree 102 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,239 32%
 Master's degree 842 22%
 Professional school degree 431 11%
 Doctorate degree 211 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,272 60.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 590 28.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 242 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22301

ZIP Code 22301 is in the Alexandria City Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22301.

George Washington Middle School
1005 Mt Vernon Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
Maury Elementary
600 Russell Rd
Alexandria, VA 22301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
George Washington 2 Middle School
1005 Mt. Vernon Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
Commonwealth Academy
1321 Leslie Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Immanuel Lutheran School
109 Bellaire Rd
Alexandria, VA 22301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alexandria Country Day School
2400 Russell Rd
Alexandria, VA 22301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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