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ZIP Code 22843

Primary City:Mount Solon, VA (View All Cities)
County: Augusta County
Timezone: Eastern (2:00am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -79.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22843. 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 22843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22843, 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:
Mount Solon, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 22843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22843 is located in central 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 22843 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22843 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,458
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,084
Median Home Value $185,000
Land Area 113.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 946
Median Household Income $43,160

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male78781087059658483819011792725550372714
Female736687565659848464979581915356442725
Total151144195126115124168167145187212173163108106815439

Gender

 Male 1,260 51%
 Female 1,198 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,340 95.2%
 Black Or African American 39 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 42 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7761251871681188026
Renter9492832181373
Total161251532191861318729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 594 63%
 Single Guardian 126 13%
 Singles 188 20%
 Singles With Roommate 38 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 636 67%
 Households with Kids 310 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1710182415122117132123221725141816101216
Female1515181617138151318211416181617106711
Total3225364032252932263944363343303526161927

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22843 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22843 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 22843 real estate data, the median home value of $185,000 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 22843. Rentals in 22843 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,458 100%
 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 455 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 332 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 159 15%
 Households Vacant 138 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 105 53%
 3+ Bedroom 93 47%
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 $43,160 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22843 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. Most commuters in 22843 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 813 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 355 19%
 No Earnings 713 38%
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 813 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 355 19%
 No Earnings 713 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,018 93.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.7%
 Worked at Home 69 6.3%
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 215 24%
 High School Graduate 548 62%
 Associate's degree 21 2%
 Bachelor's degree 58 7%
 Master's degree 49 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 355 76.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 81 17.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22843

ZIP Code 22843 is in the Augusta County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22843.

North River Elementary
3395 Scenic Hwy
Mount Solon, VA 22843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Augusta County Public Schools

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