Springfield, VA 22151 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 22151: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Springfield, VA 22151

Acceptable Alternative
N Springfield, VA 22151
North Springfield, VA 22151

Not Acceptable, USPS
N Springfld, VA 22151

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 594
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,449
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 410
  • County: Fairfax County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.801, Longitude -77.208
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Springfield, VA 22151 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,179
Population in Households 17,168
Population in Familes 14,658
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density1 3,677
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 5,639
Average Household Size 3.04
Family Households 4,261
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,780 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,499 (77.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,140 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 141 ( 2.4%)
Median Home Value $427,378
Average Home Value $447,588


Median Household Income $100,492
Average Household Income $113,487
Per Capita Income $37,272
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.44%
Households 0.24% 0.37%
Families 0.18% 0.32%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Springfield, VA 22151 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22151 to the other 873 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 177 80th
Population Density1 # 74 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 31 97th
Median Household Income # 81 91st
Per Capita Income # 152 83rd

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