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ZIP Code 22551

Primary City:Spotsylvania, VA (View All Cities)
County: Spotsylvania County
Timezone: Eastern (7:47am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -77.7
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22551

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22551. 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 22551. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22551, 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:
Spotsylvania, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 22551 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22551 is located in east Virginia and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 22551 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22551 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,242
Population Density 111 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,274
Median Home Value $229,600
Land Area 173.82 sq mi
Water Area 2.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,666
Median Household Income $68,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6396927297585414515026207298688086745634212631869545
Female57764370976750850253364877089578264259841527718411989
Total1,2161,3351,4381,5251,0499531,0351,2681,4991,7631,5901,3161,161836540370214134

Gender

 Male 9,584 50%
 Female 9,658 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,020 83.3%
 Black Or African American 2,141 11.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.3%
 Asian 211 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 272 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 525 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner825011,1161,5631,26176733866
Renter7921626120010663398
Total1617171,3771,7631,36783037774

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,269 64%
 Single Guardian 1,056 16%
 Singles 984 15%
 Singles With Roommate 357 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,979 60%
 Households with Kids 2,687 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male132116138138140117132154149149150150146134166156206116114129
Female117112116135128115131133136154138137133147186157180123121112
Total249228254273268232263287285303288287279281352313386239235241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22551 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22551 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 22551 real estate data, the median home value of $229,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 22551 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 22551 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22551 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,242 100%
 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 4,553 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,141 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 972 13%
 Households Vacant 608 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 8.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 130 21.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 174 28.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 229 37.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 39 4%
 2 Bedroom 282 30%
 3+ Bedroom 620 66%
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 $68,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22551 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 22551 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,950 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,563 25%
 No Earnings 4,616 33%
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 5,950 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,563 25%
 No Earnings 4,616 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,366 88.8%
 Public transportation 162 2.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 206 2.5%
 Worked at Home 527 6.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,240 21.6%
 High School Graduate 3,185 55.4%
 Associate's degree 159 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 690 12.0%
 Master's degree 338 5.9%
 Professional school degree 99 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 33 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,909 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 352 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 239 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22551

ZIP Code 22551 is in the Spotsylvania County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22551.

Thornburg Middle School
6929 North Roxbury Mill Rd
Spotsylvania, VA 22551
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Spotsylvania County Public Schools
Spotsylvania High School
6975 Courthouse Rd
Spotsylvania, VA 22551
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Spotsylvania County Public Schools

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