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ZIP Code 22308

Primary City:Alexandria, VA (View All Cities)
County: Alexandria City
Timezone: Eastern (11:22am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.75, -77.06
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22308

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22308. 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 22308. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22308, 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 22308 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22308 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 22308 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22308 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,737
Population Density 2,834 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,741
Median Home Value $628,800
Land Area 4.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,610
Median Household Income $163,632

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male417592569388140100123351557551534480410290212190139149
Female38954053339012899179440571647568495419308218228179214
Total8061,1321,1027782681993027911,1281,1981,102975829598430418318363

Gender

 Male 6,192 49%
 Female 6,545 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,716 92.0%
 Black Or African American 274 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.2%
 Asian 329 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 84 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 305 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21107721,085967595459249
Renter5411688849857
Total71519401,1731,016603464256

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,262 71%
 Single Guardian 394 9%
 Singles 834 18%
 Singles With Roommate 120 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,717 59%
 Households with Kids 1,893 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7686891101041301111241231341051091111101159297592525
Female776889103104120121103921228411410211111194104572416
Total1531541782132082502322272152561892232132212261862011164941

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22308 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 22308 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 22308 real estate data, the median home value of $628,800 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 22308. Rentals in 22308 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22308 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,640 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,196 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,043 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 371 8%
 Households Vacant 131 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 50 38%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 3%
 3+ Bedroom 416 97%
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 $163,632 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22308 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. Residents in ZIP code 22308 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 22308. 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 4,534 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,188 23%
 No Earnings 2,912 30%
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 4,534 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,188 23%
 No Earnings 2,912 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,972 82.9%
 Public transportation 484 8.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 150 2.5%
 Worked at Home 381 6.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 22308 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 28 0.7%
 High School Graduate 612 14.4%
 Associate's degree 93 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,287 30.3%
 Master's degree 1,407 33.1%
 Professional school degree 563 13.3%
 Doctorate degree 258 6.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,438 70.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 880 25.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 127 3.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22308

ZIP Code 22308 is in the Fairfax County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22308.

Fort Hunt Elementary
8832 Linton Ln
Alexandria, VA 22308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Stratford Landing Elementary
8484 Riverside Rd
Alexandria, VA 22308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Waynewood Elementary
1205 Waynewood Blvd
Alexandria, VA 22308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Sandburg Middle School
8428 Fort Hunt Rd
Alexandria, VA 22308
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Tauxemont Cooperative Preschool
7719 Fort Hunt Rd
Alexandria, VA 22308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Aidans Episcopal Day School
8531 Riverside Rd
Alexandria, VA 22308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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