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ZIP Code 22302

Primary City:Alexandria, VA (View All Cities)
County: Alexandria City
Timezone: Eastern (9:19am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.83, -77.09
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22302. 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 22302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22302, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 22302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22302 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 22302 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22302 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,485
Population Density 7,336 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,935
Median Home Value $388,700
Land Area 2.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,142
Median Household Income $94,446

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5474142902632788248467836825884955124432521381047190
Female5323993102643951,050972889705614624588554312169130121237
Total1,0798136005276731,8741,8181,6721,3871,2021,1191,100997564307234192327

Gender

 Male 7,620 46%
 Female 8,865 54%
Gender

Race

 White 12,038 73.0%
 Black Or African American 2,166 13.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.3%
 Asian 997 6.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 704 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 510 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner157541,097886980454204131
Renter2131,3608466323991103526
Total2282,1141,9431,5181,379564239157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,905 36%
 Single Guardian 743 9%
 Singles 3,673 45%
 Singles With Roommate 821 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,455 79%
 Households with Kids 1,687 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1291098510296998076636755625155525762573529
Female110108998268958478745864675962496765503329
Total2392171841841641941641541371251191291101171011241271076858

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22302 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 22302 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 22302 real estate data, the median home value of $388,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 22302 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 22302 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,070 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 393 2.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,819 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 702 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,621 41%
 Households Vacant 793 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 560 71%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Sale Only 50 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 175 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,800 44%
 2 Bedroom 1,589 38%
 3+ Bedroom 568 14%
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 $94,446 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22302 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 22302 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 22302. 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 8,726 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,995 20%
 No Earnings 3,073 21%
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 8,726 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,995 20%
 No Earnings 3,073 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,184 75.2%
 Public transportation 1,731 15.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 75 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 450 4.1%
 Worked at Home 441 4.1%
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 443 7%
 High School Graduate 1,326 21%
 Associate's degree 295 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,010 33%
 Master's degree 1,374 22%
 Professional school degree 511 8%
 Doctorate degree 221 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,174 56.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 739 35.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 149 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22302

ZIP Code 22302 is in the Alexandria City Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22302.

Charles Barrett Elementary
1115 Martha Custis Dr
Alexandria, VA 22302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
Douglas Macarthur Elementary
1101 Janneys Ln
Alexandria, VA 22302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
George Mason Elementary
2601 Cameron Mills Rd
Alexandria, VA 22302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
Tc Williams High School
3330 King St
Alexandria, VA 22302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
Episcopal High School
1200 N Quaker Ln
Alexandria, VA 22302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Blessed Sacrament School & Early Childhood Center
1417 W Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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