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ZIP Code 22821

Primary City:Dayton, VA (View All Cities)
County: Rockingham County
Timezone: Eastern (1:03pm)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -79.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22821. 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 22821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22821, 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:
Dayton, VA
Acceptable:
Montezuma

Stats and Demographics for the 22821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22821 is located in central 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 22821 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22821 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,753
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,314
Median Home Value $196,300
Land Area 81.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,123
Median Household Income $49,945

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male23621419421716515918017518420821017816812390885832
Female196214191214155150181164182198216185150132125896765
Total43242838543132030936133936640642636331825521517712597

Gender

 Male 2,879 50%
 Female 2,874 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,536 96.2%
 Black Or African American 34 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 126 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 47 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2715524734032023818656
Renter541311229172432516
Total8128636943139228121172

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,305 61%
 Single Guardian 256 12%
 Singles 474 22%
 Singles With Roommate 88 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,390 65%
 Households with Kids 733 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4441555137385344424239433139394649404337
Female3936393938494136504043492633464748442942
Total8377949075879480928282925772859397847279

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22821 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22821 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 22821 real estate data, the median home value of $196,300 is slightly higher than average 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 22821. Rentals in 22821 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,749 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 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 888 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 681 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 554 24%
 Households Vacant 191 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 16 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 3%
 1 Bedroom 64 12%
 2 Bedroom 257 48%
 3+ Bedroom 203 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 $49,945 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22821 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. More commuters in 22821 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 2,070 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,195 26%
 No Earnings 1,260 28%
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 2,070 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,195 26%
 No Earnings 1,260 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,433 82.3%
 Public transportation 11 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 258 8.7%
 Worked at Home 253 8.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 532 28.5%
 High School Graduate 987 52.9%
 Associate's degree 81 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 217 11.6%
 Master's degree 37 2.0%
 Professional school degree 11 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 806 58.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 339 24.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 244 17.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22821

ZIP Code 22821 is in the Rockingham County Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22821.

Ottobine Elementary
8646 Waggys Creek Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockingham County Public Schools
Wilbur S. Pence Middle School
375 Bowman Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockingham County Public Schools
Riverside School
2168 Hinton Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Edgewood School
5731 Crystal Ridge Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hickory Hollow Christian School
2926 Ottobine Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mountain View Mennonite School
2737 Harness Shop Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oak Lane School
972 Oak Grove Ln
Dayton, VA 22821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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