Sterling, VA 20164 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20164: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sterling, VA 20164

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 832
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,446
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 941
  • County: Loudoun County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.012, Longitude -77.393
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sterling, VA 20164 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 41,418
Daytime Population: Workers 16,396
Daytime Population: Residents 19,619
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 36,015
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 41,392
Population in Familes 33,689
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density2 5,169
Diversity Index3 86


Median Household Income $92,165
Average Household Income $108,675
Per Capita Income $34,788


Total Housing Units 13,857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,426 (68.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,825 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 606 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $339,982
Average Home Value $359,583


Total Households 13,251
Average Household Size 3.12
Family Households 9,659
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.93% 1.92%
Households 0.94% 1.91%
Families 0.69% 1.75%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Sterling, VA 20164 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20164 to the other 870 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 42 95th
Population Density # 34 96th
Diversity Index # 3 100th
Median Household Income # 97 89th
Per Capita Income # 190 78th

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