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ZIP Code 22802

Primary City:Harrisonburg, VA (View All Cities)
County: Harrisonburg City
Timezone: Eastern (1:16pm)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -78.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22802. 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 22802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22802, 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:
Harrisonburg, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 22802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22802 is located in north 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 22802 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22802 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,293
Population Density 291 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,815
Median Home Value $190,400
Land Area 90.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,114
Median Household Income $44,837

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9128307339371,4131,167937800810835779706546442312237200187
Female8788037699751,6611,075886751772795792730638451417324390403
Total1,7901,6331,5021,9123,0742,2421,8231,5511,5821,6301,5711,4361,184893729561590590

Gender

 Male 12,783 49%
 Female 13,510 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,680 78.7%
 Black Or African American 1,745 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.3%
 Asian 495 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 2,504 9.5%
 Two Or More Races 781 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner966708641,0561,091765506185
Renter8461,259833723443267289221
Total9421,9291,6971,7791,5341,032795406

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,518 45%
 Single Guardian 1,601 16%
 Singles 2,886 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,109 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,075 70%
 Households with Kids 3,039 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male193182174189184170168143165175163142118135160148168190271314
Female177191183170158148161169167164150148155152142141163186343453
Total370373357359342318329312332339313290273287302289331376614767

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22802 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22802 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 22802 real estate data, the median home value of $190,400 is slightly higher than average 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 22802. Rentals in 22802 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,311 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 125 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 549 2.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 202 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,415 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,818 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,881 45%
 Households Vacant 701 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 295 42.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 3.7%
 For Sale Only 126 18.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 7.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 176 25.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 287 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,027 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,773 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,889 38%
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 $44,837 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22802 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 22802 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,537 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,127 31%
 No Earnings 6,056 27%
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 9,537 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,127 31%
 No Earnings 6,056 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,521 88.7%
 Public transportation 338 2.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 809 5.7%
 Worked at Home 415 2.9%
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 1,997 23%
 High School Graduate 3,944 45%
 Associate's degree 339 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,354 16%
 Master's degree 600 7%
 Professional school degree 197 2%
 Doctorate degree 266 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,970 75.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 513 9.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 812 15.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22802

ZIP Code 22802 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22802.

Harisonburg Diversion Center
6624 Beard Woods Ln
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Waterman Elementary
451 Chicago Ave
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrisonburg City Public Schools
Smithland Elementary
474 Linda Ln
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrisonburg City Public Schools
Skyline Middle School
470 Linda Ln
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harrisonburg City Public Schools
Lacey Spring Elementary
8621 North Valley Pk
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockingham County Public Schools
Eastern Mennonite High School
801 Parkwood Dr
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Calvary Christian Academy
6083 Mount Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cornerstone Christian School
197 Cornerstone Dr
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shenandoah Academy
1000 Chicago Ave
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Emu Early Learning Center
1600 College Ave
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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