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ZIP Code 22303

Primary City:Alexandria, VA (View All Cities)
County: Alexandria City
Timezone: Eastern (3:17am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.79, -77.08
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22303

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22303. 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 22303. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22303, 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:
Jefferson Manor, Jefferson Mnr

Stats and Demographics for the 22303 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22303 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 22303 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less than average. 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 22303 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,601
Population Density 8,648 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,858
Median Home Value $333,500
Land Area 1.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,234
Median Household Income $83,281

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3682212142164979177736035404634473863032241281107264
Female32324320817148078168550139540640836832624318313810195
Total6914644223879771,6981,4581,104935869855754629467311248173159

Gender

 Male 6,546 52%
 Female 6,055 48%
Gender

Race

 White 7,754 61.5%
 Black Or African American 1,611 12.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.5%
 Asian 1,219 9.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 1,390 11.0%
 Two Or More Races 555 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23468570557552364243103
Renter3491,2136435403741456228
Total3721,6811,2131,097926509305131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,998 32%
 Single Guardian 643 10%
 Singles 2,878 46%
 Singles With Roommate 715 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,139 82%
 Households with Kids 1,095 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9878425848355040483650414542464639454055
Female6657666157444746494854344032373736362536
Total1641351081191057997869784104758574838375816591

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22303 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 22303 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 22303 real estate data, the median home value of $333,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 22303 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 22303 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22303 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,601 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,353 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 527 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,354 49%
 Households Vacant 624 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 227 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 3%
 For Sale Only 122 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 166 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,697 50%
 2 Bedroom 1,248 36%
 3+ Bedroom 312 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 $83,281 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22303 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 22303 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 22303. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,821 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,450 21%
 No Earnings 2,318 20%
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 6,821 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,450 21%
 No Earnings 2,318 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,231 60.7%
 Public transportation 2,911 33.8%
 Taxicab 36 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 137 1.6%
 Worked at Home 301 3.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 754 13%
 High School Graduate 1,382 25%
 Associate's degree 285 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,595 28%
 Master's degree 1,014 18%
 Professional school degree 352 6%
 Doctorate degree 238 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 903 66.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 227 16.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 236 17.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22303

ZIP Code 22303 is in the Fairfax County Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22303.

Alc at Cameron
3434 Campbell Dr
Alexandria, VA 22303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Cameron Elementary
3434 Campbell Dr
Alexandria, VA 22303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Mount Eagle Elementary
6116 North Kings Hwy
Alexandria, VA 22303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Burgundy Farm Country Day School
3700 Burgundy Rd
Alexandria, VA 22303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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