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ZIP Code 22546

Primary City:Ruther Glen, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (5:24am)
Coordinates:37.9, -77.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 22546. 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 22546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 22546, 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:
Ruther Glen, VA
Unacceptable:
Rutherglen

Stats and Demographics for the 22546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22546 is located in east 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 22546 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22546 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,850
Population Density 98 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,479
Median Home Value $186,900
Land Area 162.33 sq mi
Water Area 1.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,772
Median Household Income $61,637

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56446311,275
5-95796111,190
10-145825061,088
15-19470472942
20-24419461880
25-295516321,183
30-346146331,247
35-395445741,118
40-445735751,148
45-495775931,170
50-545066301,136
55-594985141,012
60-64424454878
65-69309290599
70-74178218396
75-79137145282
80-8464105169
85 Plus4592137

Gender

 Male 7,714 49%
 Female 8,136 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,412 65.7%
 Black Or African American 4,601 29.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.5%
 Asian 118 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 146 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 472 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411068178
25-348552131,068
35-449382151,153
45-541,0721881,260
55-649651281,093
65-7458154635
75-8426234296
85 Plus80989

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,143 54%
 Single Guardian 1,107 19%
 Singles 1,186 21%
 Singles With Roommate 336 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,517 61%
 Households with Kids 2,255 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1127131258
2130132262
3144112256
4130128258
5120121241
6117125242
7128112240
8108116224
9106137243
10139117256
11108114222
1211089199
13110105215
1411581196
15111112223
1610371174
17100113213
188888176
196888156
207483157

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22546 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22546 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 22546 real estate data, the median home value of $186,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 22546 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 22546 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,845 100.0%
 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 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,001 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 862 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 909 14%
 Households Vacant 707 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 67 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 139 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 226 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 250 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 45 3%
 2 Bedroom 273 21%
 3+ Bedroom 979 75%
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 $61,637 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22546 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. However, that is not the case in 22546. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,700 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,742 22%
 No Earnings 3,766 31%
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 5,700 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,742 22%
 No Earnings 3,766 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,952 93%
 Public transportation 84 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 164 2%
 Worked at Home 240 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. 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 1,056 20.9%
 High School Graduate 2,775 55.0%
 Associate's degree 302 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 625 12.4%
 Master's degree 221 4.4%
 Professional school degree 19 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 51 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,902 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 192 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 463 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22546

ZIP Code 22546 is in the Caroline County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22546.

Madison Elementary
9075 Chance Place
Ruther Glen, VA 22546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caroline County Public Schools
Lewis & Clark Elementary
18101 Clark and York Blvd
Ruther Glen, VA 22546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caroline County Public Schools
Carmel School
9020 Jericho Rd
Ruther Glen, VA 22546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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