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ZIP Code 22602

Post Office City:Winchester, VA (View All Cities)
County: Frederick County
Timezone: Eastern (7:21pm)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -78.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22602

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 22602. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 22602 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Winchester, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 22602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22602 is located in northern 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 22602 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22602 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,443
Population Density 258 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,156
Median Home Value $238,500
Land Area 110.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,299
Median Household Income $72,388

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0139131,926
5-91,0951,0192,114
10-141,0971,0472,144
15-191,0189882,006
20-248337501,583
25-297948381,632
30-348228831,705
35-399921,0492,041
40-441,1111,1502,261
45-491,2261,1432,369
50-541,0611,0692,130
55-598028411,643
60-647308141,544
65-695215741,095
70-74448448896
75-79282359641
80-84202217419
85 Plus107187294

Gender

 Male 14,154 50%
 Female 14,289 50%
Gender

Race

 White 25,041 88.0%
 Black Or African American 1,338 4.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 120 0.4%
 Asian 454 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 873 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 598 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24115224339
25-348865251,411
35-441,7185022,220
45-542,0384252,463
55-641,5412351,776
65-741,1041101,214
75-8463054684
85 Plus17220192

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,205 60%
 Single Guardian 1,521 15%
 Singles 1,970 19%
 Singles With Roommate 603 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,280 61%
 Households with Kids 4,019 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1201166367
2205180385
3239185424
4211202413
5191194385
6248197445
7207191398
8205223428
9244214458
10240225465
11205208413
12215223438
13229200429
14208191399
15219237456
16201201402
17227215442
18201188389
19170147317
20176149325

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22602 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22602 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 22602 real estate data, the median home value of $238,500 is high 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 22602. Rentals in 22602 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,277 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 78 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 66 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,335 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,869 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,095 19%
 Households Vacant 857 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 209 24.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.3%
 For Sale Only 199 23.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 159 18.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 244 28.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 66 3.1%
 2 Bedroom 759 35.9%
 3+ Bedroom 1,276 60.4%
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 $72,388 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 22602 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. Most commuters in 22602 can expect to fall in that range. 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.

For more information, see Shawneeland, VA transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,107 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,328 24%
 No Earnings 6,448 29%
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 10,107 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,328 24%
 No Earnings 6,448 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,046 94.5%
 Public transportation 23 0.2%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 17 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 222 1.6%
 Worked at Home 487 3.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 2,177 12%
 High School Graduate 9,751 52%
 Associate's degree 1,155 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,455 18%
 Master's degree 1,738 9%
 Professional school degree 259 1%
 Doctorate degree 161 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,803 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 818 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 451 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22602

ZIP Code 22602 is in the following school districts: Frederick County Public Schools and Private. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22602.

Armel Elementary
2239 Front Royal Pike
Winchester, VA 22602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School
134 Rosa Lane
Winchester, VA 22602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Evendale Elementary
220 Rosa Lane
Winchester, VA 22602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Orchard View Elementary
4275 Middle Rd
Winchester, VA 22602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Greenwood Mill Elementary
281 Channing Drive
Winchester, VA 22602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Mountain View Christian Academy
153 Narrow Ln
Winchester, VA 22602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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