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ZIP Code 22312

Primary City:Alexandria, VA (View All Cities)
County: Alexandria City
Timezone: Eastern (6:55pm)
Area code: 571 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.82, -77.15
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22312

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22312. 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 22312. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22312, 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 22312 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22312 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 22312 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22312 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,614
Population Density 5,715 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,919
Median Home Value $409,700
Land Area 5.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,420
Median Household Income $76,845

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2179618107939901,4971,4331,3951,1651,1761,07484269641129316311787
Female1,1438777987479181,5561,5181,3361,1621,1501,149958767529329214168175
Total2,3601,8381,6081,5401,9083,0532,9512,7312,3272,3262,2231,8001,463940622377285262

Gender

 Male 15,120 49%
 Female 15,494 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,799 45.1%
 Black Or African American 7,553 24.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 133 0.4%
 Asian 4,336 14.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 3,510 11.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,263 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner407541,1581,4461,401718339137
Renter3751,6901,4521,0635402027035
Total4152,4442,6102,5091,941920409172

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,016 44%
 Single Guardian 2,131 19%
 Singles 3,123 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,150 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,672 67%
 Households with Kids 3,748 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male268246228189227205187155187180146163157164150163150166164152
Female249217239211199160180167171155141165182155155164149153126104
Total517463467400426365367322358335287328339319305327299319290256

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22312 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22312 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 22312 real estate data, the median home value of $409,700 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 22312. Rentals in 22312 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22312 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,574 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,002 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 991 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,427 46%
 Households Vacant 499 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 248 49.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 4.8%
 For Sale Only 72 14.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 9.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 17.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 107 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,481 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,164 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,436 28%
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 $76,845 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22312 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 22312 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 22312. 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 12,966 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,863 21%
 No Earnings 5,590 24%
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 12,966 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,863 21%
 No Earnings 5,590 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,917 77.3%
 Public transportation 2,461 14.7%
 Taxicab 106 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 465 2.8%
 Worked at Home 762 4.6%
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 1,812 18%
 High School Graduate 3,232 31%
 Associate's degree 527 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,840 28%
 Master's degree 1,385 13%
 Professional school degree 189 2%
 Doctorate degree 310 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,116 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 752 14.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 486 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22312

ZIP Code 22312 is in the Fairfax County Public Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22312.

Alc at Montrose
6525 Montrose St
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Bren Mar Park Elementary
6344 Beryl Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Glasgow Middle School
4101 Fairfax Parkway
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Holmes Middle School
6525 Montrose St
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Parklawn Elementary
4116 Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Weyanoke Elementary
6520 Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Thomas Jefferson High School
6560 Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfax County Public Schools
Queen of Apostles Catholic School
4409 Sano St
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Washington Islamic Academy
6408 Edsall Rd Ste 1
Alexandria, VA 22312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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