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ZIP Code 22844

Primary City:New Market, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:07pm)
Coordinates:38.7, -78.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22844. 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 22844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22844, 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:
New Market, VA
Unacceptable:
Alpine

Stats and Demographics for the 22844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22844 is located in north 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 22844 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22844 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,528
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,222
Median Home Value $199,000
Land Area 48.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,895
Median Household Income $41,984

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12811612116010586106110149162172178168148105796158
Female1051121071341109710910513718319016617516211979102124
Total233228228294215183215215286345362344343310224158163182

Gender

 Male 2,212 49%
 Female 2,316 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,192 92.6%
 Black Or African American 41 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 23 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 174 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 86 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner167314327029926115573
Renter3710212310298614537
Total53175266372397322200110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 985 52%
 Single Guardian 245 13%
 Singles 560 30%
 Singles With Roommate 105 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,397 74%
 Households with Kids 498 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2428223017323214212128222822383134282920
Female1920301628181816322022183116312929202524
Total4348524645505030534150405938696063485444

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22844 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22844 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 22844 real estate data, the median home value of $199,000 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 22844. Rentals in 22844 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,402 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 109 2.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 806 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 484 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 605 27%
 Households Vacant 327 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 26.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 46 14.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 105 32.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 25.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 186 29.1%
 2 Bedroom 241 37.7%
 3+ Bedroom 209 32.7%
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 $41,984 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22844 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 22844 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,378 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 864 24%
 No Earnings 1,311 37%
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 1,378 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 864 24%
 No Earnings 1,311 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,926 90.8%
 Public transportation 11 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 2.8%
 Worked at Home 126 5.9%
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 288 20%
 High School Graduate 752 51%
 Associate's degree 52 4%
 Bachelor's degree 184 13%
 Master's degree 129 9%
 Professional school degree 30 2%
 Doctorate degree 27 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 379 56.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 132 19.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 166 24.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22844

ZIP Code 22844 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22844.

Shenandoah Valley Adventist Elementary School
115 Bindery Rd
New Market, VA 22844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shenandoah Valley Academy
234 W Lee Hwy
New Market, VA 22844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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