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ZIP Code 23226

Primary City:Richmond, VA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Far West
County: Richmond City
Timezone: Eastern (5:17am)
Area code: 804 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.58, -77.52
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 23226

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 23226. 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 23226. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 23226, 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 23226 ZIP Code

ZIP code 23226 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 23226 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 23226 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,805
Population Density 2,678 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,500
Median Home Value $285,800
Land Area 5.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,999
Median Household Income $76,599

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male590458362346453734740587512473435410447289207150156156
Female529442341313502881714589524520528481525389260220254288
Total1,1199007036599551,6151,4541,1761,036993963891972678467370410444

Gender

 Male 7,505 47%
 Female 8,300 53%
Gender

Race

 White 13,822 87.5%
 Black Or African American 834 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 576 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 274 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 264 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37892931930982676460254
Renter284694328241161733026
Total3211,5861,2591,1711,143749490280

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,180 45%
 Single Guardian 712 10%
 Singles 2,355 34%
 Singles With Roommate 752 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,219 75%
 Households with Kids 1,780 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1451071061099010387104748365777364778066695459
Female9311911189110768495778261717849676584663180
Total23822621719820017917119915116512614815111314414515013585139

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 23226 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 23226 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 23226 real estate data, the median home value of $285,800 is high 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 23226. Rentals in 23226 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 23226 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,764 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 27 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,719 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,443 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,837 24%
 Households Vacant 501 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 131 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 158 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 108 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 200 11%
 2 Bedroom 765 44%
 3+ Bedroom 776 45%
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 $76,599 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 23226 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 23226 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 6,112 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,192 26%
 No Earnings 3,189 26%
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 6,112 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,192 26%
 No Earnings 3,189 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,123 88.5%
 Public transportation 87 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 272 3.4%
 Worked at Home 550 6.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 468 9%
 High School Graduate 1,206 23%
 Associate's degree 246 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,810 35%
 Master's degree 876 17%
 Professional school degree 510 10%
 Doctorate degree 105 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,018 44.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,208 52.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 2.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 23226

ZIP Code 23226 is in the Henrico County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 23226.

Crestview Elementary
1901 Charles St
Richmond, VA 23226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henrico County Public Schools
Mary Munford Elementary
211 Westmoreland Ave
Richmond, VA 23226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond City Public Schools
St Bridget School
6011 York Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Catherines School
6001 Grove Ave
Richmond, VA 23226
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Christopher'S School
711 Saint Christophers Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Westhampton Day School
6100 Patterson Ave
Richmond, VA 23226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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