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ZIP Code 23222

Primary City:Richmond, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North
County: Richmond City
Timezone: Eastern (3:01am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.58, -77.42
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23222. 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 23222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23222, 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:
Richmond, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 23222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23222 is located in east Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 23222 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23222 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,563
Population Density 2,959 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,001
Median Home Value $124,000
Land Area 8.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,456
Median Household Income $34,234

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male827822824946781651620653671897961761598422331258173129
Female8187358249278248757657428281,0191,056934705581497471311326
Total1,6451,5571,6481,8731,6051,5261,3851,3951,4991,9162,0171,6951,3031,003828729484455

Gender

 Male 11,325 46%
 Female 13,238 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,529 10.3%
 Black Or African American 21,125 86.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.3%
 Asian 159 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 151 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 510 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner484696601,0881,073925736257
Renter38183777996767733116167
Total4291,3061,4392,0551,7501,256897324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,248 24%
 Single Guardian 3,727 39%
 Singles 2,697 29%
 Singles With Roommate 784 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,286 66%
 Households with Kids 3,170 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male154169164175135155164174194178167162158159174193203200176152
Female134147169204123167134147164174163164154169179222190164172191
Total288316333379258322298321358352330326312328353415393364348343

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23222 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23222 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 23222 real estate data, the median home value of $124,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 23222 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 23222 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,362 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 188 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,889 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,367 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,200 38%
 Households Vacant 1,545 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 480 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 48 3%
 For Sale Only 207 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 747 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 86 2%
 1 Bedroom 480 11%
 2 Bedroom 1,950 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,690 40%
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 $34,234 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 23222 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. Residents in ZIP code 23222 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 23222 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 7,115 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,173 25%
 No Earnings 8,095 40%
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 7,115 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,173 25%
 No Earnings 8,095 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,345 81.5%
 Public transportation 988 9.6%
 Taxicab 26 0.3%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 456 4.5%
 Worked at Home 413 4.0%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,845 24%
 High School Graduate 4,224 56%
 Associate's degree 183 2%
 Bachelor's degree 835 11%
 Master's degree 300 4%
 Professional school degree 86 1%
 Doctorate degree 77 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,353 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 218 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 881 16.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23222

ZIP Code 23222 is in the Henrico County Public Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23222.

Glen Lea Elementary
3909 Austin Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Laburnum Elementary
500 Meriwether Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
J.e.b. Stuart Elementary
3101 Fendall Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Overby-Sheppard Elementary
2300 1st Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
Richmond Community High School
201 East Brookland Park Blvd
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
All Saints Catholic School
3418 Noble Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Geara Group/Educational Developmental Center
3001 5th Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Metropolitan Day School
2824 North Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Nubian Village Academy
2811 Fendell Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Faith Life Academy
420 Oronoco Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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