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ZIP Code 22556

Primary City:Stafford, VA (View All Cities)
County: Stafford County
Timezone: Eastern (12:05am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -77.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22556

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22556. 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 22556. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22556, 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:
Stafford, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 22556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22556 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 22556 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22556 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,675
Population Density 812 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,483
Median Home Value $293,900
Land Area 31.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,100
Median Household Income $101,463

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9451,0991,1811,2027807876688311,0341,2971,058740525329161895125
Female8881,0291,1391,0927477817829221,1611,3151,0127165073171931206983
Total1,8332,1282,3202,2941,5271,5681,4501,7532,1952,6122,0701,4561,032646354209120108

Gender

 Male 12,802 50%
 Female 12,873 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,210 70.9%
 Black Or African American 4,242 16.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.4%
 Asian 768 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 49 0.2%
 Other Race 1,172 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,122 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner837151,5542,2921,29150315124
Renter139489374228111893225
Total2221,2041,9282,5201,40259218349

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,385 66%
 Single Guardian 1,312 16%
 Singles 1,039 13%
 Singles With Roommate 364 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,042 50%
 Households with Kids 4,058 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male173195204213214215235219216226235226242252253265291221172172
Female170165190183208201201208211214226217251231229286251191135160
Total343360394396422416436427427440461443493483482551542412307332

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22556 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22556 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 22556 real estate data, the median home value of $293,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 22556. Rentals in 22556 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,661 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 14 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,921 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 692 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,487 18%
 Households Vacant 383 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Sale Only 111 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 133 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 1%
 1 Bedroom 191 13%
 2 Bedroom 343 23%
 3+ Bedroom 963 64%
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 $101,463 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22556 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. However, that is not the case in 22556. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 10,231 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,794 20%
 No Earnings 5,042 26%
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 10,231 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,794 20%
 No Earnings 5,042 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,735 93.6%
 Public transportation 230 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 0.8%
 Worked at Home 438 3.5%
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 559 7.2%
 High School Graduate 3,531 45.4%
 Associate's degree 485 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,796 23.1%
 Master's degree 1,262 16.2%
 Professional school degree 117 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,974 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 720 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 733 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22556

ZIP Code 22556 is in the Stafford County Public Schools. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22556.

Anne E. Moncure Elementary
75 Moncure Ln
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stafford County Public Schools
Andrew G. Wright Middle School
100 Wood Dr
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stafford County Public Schools
Garrisonville Elementary
100 Wood Dr
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stafford County Public Schools
Rockhill Elementary
50 Wood Dr
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stafford County Public Schools
Margaret Brent Elementary
2125 Mountain View Rd
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stafford County Public Schools
North Stafford High School
839 Garrisonville Rd
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stafford County Public Schools
Mountain View High School
2135 Mountain View Rd
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stafford County Public Schools
Red Apple School - Countrywood
107 Autumn Dr
Stafford, VA 22556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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