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ZIP Code 22311

Primary City:Alexandria, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Alexandria West
County: Alexandria City
Timezone: Eastern (11:31am)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.84, -77.12
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22311

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22311. 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 22311. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22311, 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 22311 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22311 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 22311 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 22311 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,560
Population Density 11,423 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,744
Median Home Value $440,900
Land Area 1.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,241
Median Household Income $66,319

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6974113053076161,2231,154855751569525433361208957973150
Female6523482602787021,3661,072765591478501484305186113124161362
Total1,3497595655851,3182,5892,2261,6201,3421,0471,026917666394208203234512

Gender

 Male 8,812 50%
 Female 8,748 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,435 48.0%
 Black Or African American 4,876 27.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.3%
 Asian 1,562 8.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1%
 Other Race 1,889 10.8%
 Two Or More Races 724 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner923327227838419310082
Renter4382,3151,5261,029697208195282
Total4472,5481,7981,3071,081401295364

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,580 31%
 Single Guardian 1,115 14%
 Singles 3,589 44%
 Singles With Roommate 957 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,424 78%
 Households with Kids 1,817 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13714011711293908182656768456857416759627864
Female13112911210575827074475753604545585556595056
Total26826922921716817215115611212412110511310299122115121128120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22311 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 22311 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 22311 real estate data, the median home value of $440,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 22311. Rentals in 22311 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 22311 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,445 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 115 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,252 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 299 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,690 77%
 Households Vacant 503 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 338 67.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 4.0%
 For Sale Only 43 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 11.1%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 6.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 682 11%
 1 Bedroom 2,363 38%
 2 Bedroom 2,260 37%
 3+ Bedroom 880 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 $66,319 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22311 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 22311 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 22311. 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 8,879 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,068 20%
 No Earnings 3,389 22%
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 8,879 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,068 20%
 No Earnings 3,389 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,408 74.1%
 Public transportation 2,230 19.7%
 Taxicab 33 0.3%
 Motorcycle 27 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 261 2.3%
 Worked at Home 383 3.4%
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 703 11%
 High School Graduate 2,267 34%
 Associate's degree 382 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,913 29%
 Master's degree 1,037 16%
 Professional school degree 252 4%
 Doctorate degree 75 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,037 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 203 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 363 13.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22311

ZIP Code 22311 is in the Alexandria City Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22311.

John Adams Elementary
5651 Rayburn Ave
Alexandria, VA 22311
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
William Ramsay Elementary
5700 Sanger Ave
Alexandria, VA 22311
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alexandria City Public Schools

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