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ZIP Code 22740

Post Office City:Sperryville, VA (View All Cities)
County: Rappahannock County
Timezone: Eastern (1:28am)
Coordinates:38.6, -78.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 22740

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 22740. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 22740 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:
Sperryville, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 22740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 22740 is located in northern 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 22740 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 22740 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,313
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 757
Median Home Value $337,000
Land Area 78.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 575
Median Household Income $39,950

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5263359
5-9294069
10-14303363
15-19373673
20-24251944
25-29232952
30-34343367
35-39332255
40-44294877
45-49494392
50-545859117
55-595758115
60-646877145
65-696351114
70-74344074
75-79271037
80-84122133
85 Plus121527

Gender

 Male 646 49%
 Female 667 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,212 92.3%
 Black Or African American 53 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 12 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 28 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24167
25-34202949
35-44322860
45-548339122
55-6411529144
65-749719116
75-84431053
85 Plus20424

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 315 55%
 Single Guardian 65 11%
 Singles 163 28%
 Singles With Roommate 32 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 438 76%
 Households with Kids 137 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
151015
27512
381018
4426
58311
68513
75813
851621
93811
108513
118614
127815
135813
14268
157411
167815
177916
188715
198816
20527

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 22740 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 22740 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 22740 real estate data, the median home value of $337,000 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 22740. Rentals in 22740 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 22740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,313 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 239 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 172 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 164 22%
 Households Vacant 182 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 10 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 104 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 8%
 1 Bedroom 12 14%
 2 Bedroom 43 49%
 3+ Bedroom 26 30%
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 $39,950 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 22740 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. A higher percentage of people in 22740 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 22740 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

For more information, see Sperryville, VA poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 290 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 28%
 No Earnings 455 44%
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 290 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 28%
 No Earnings 455 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 343 71%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 3%
 Worked at Home 127 26%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 217 24%
 High School Graduate 462 50%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 60 7%
 Master's degree 51 6%
 Professional school degree 72 8%
 Doctorate degree 56 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 221 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 22740

ZIP Code 22740 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 22740.

Hearthstone School
11576 Lee Highway
Sperryville, VA 22740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Belle Meade School
353 Ft Valley Rd
Sperryville, VA 22740
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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