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ZIP Code 22306

Primary City:Alexandria, VA (View All Cities)
County: Alexandria City
Timezone: Eastern (9:36am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.76, -77.09
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22306

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22306. 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 22306. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22306, 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:
Community

Stats and Demographics for the 22306 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22306 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 22306 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 parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22306 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,326
Population Density 4,462 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,312
Median Home Value $382,800
Land Area 7.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,734
Median Household Income $61,975

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4621,2241,0649801,0671,3211,3291,2451,1821,1491,034872669430264200118103
Female1,4641,1821,0289341,0491,3991,3951,2311,3011,1991,109973771468375282213240
Total2,9262,4062,0921,9142,1162,7202,7242,4762,4832,3482,1431,8451,440898639482331343

Gender

 Male 15,713 49%
 Female 16,613 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,594 45.1%
 Black Or African American 8,811 27.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 159 0.5%
 Asian 2,760 8.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1%
 Other Race 4,552 14.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,414 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner346601,1241,3471,263660353121
Renter3981,6551,5131,26976131018284
Total4322,3152,6372,6162,024970535205

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,150 44%
 Single Guardian 2,630 22%
 Singles 3,143 27%
 Singles With Roommate 811 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,094 60%
 Households with Kids 4,640 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male338297275270260306239211208248199220205192189214210192175184
Female317292274283261230246214231234191215185203186226207165150180
Total655589549553521536485425439482390435390395375440417357325364

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22306 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 22306 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 22306 real estate data, the median home value of $382,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 22306 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 22306 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22306 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,130 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 13 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 93 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,350 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,212 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,172 50%
 Households Vacant 578 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 365 63%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 77 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 196 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,796 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,642 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,517 25%
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 $61,975 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22306 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 22306 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 22306. 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 11,885 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,387 26%
 No Earnings 5,935 25%
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 11,885 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,387 26%
 No Earnings 5,935 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,006 79.0%
 Public transportation 2,308 14.0%
 Taxicab 33 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 733 4.5%
 Worked at Home 380 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 2,001 20%
 High School Graduate 3,469 35%
 Associate's degree 502 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,933 20%
 Master's degree 1,427 14%
 Professional school degree 290 3%
 Doctorate degree 251 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,974 75.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 669 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 965 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22306

ZIP Code 22306 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22306.

Fairfax Day Reporting Center
2812 Franklin St
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Alc at Bryant
2709 Popkins Ln
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Achievement, Integrity and Maturity
C/o Kathryn Salerno
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Groveton Elementary
6900 Harrison Ln
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Hollin Meadows Elementary
2310 Nordok Place
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Hybla Valley Elementary
3415 Lockheed Blvd
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Whitman Middle School
2500 Parkers Ln
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Bryant Alternative High School
2709 Popkins Ln
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
St Louis Catholic School
2901 Popkins Ln
Alexandria, VA 22306
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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