Falls Church, VA 22046 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 22046: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Falls Church, VA 22046

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Falls Church City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.885, Longitude -77.183
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 22046 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Fairfax, Falls Church City).

  • Businesses Addresses: 914
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 6,969
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,355
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,614

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Falls Church, VA 22046 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,455
Daytime Population: Workers 10,052
Daytime Population: Residents 6,939
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,991
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 16,400
Population in Familes 13,172
Population in Group Qrtrs 55
Population Density2 6,016
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $114,224
Average Household Income $155,408
Per Capita Income $60,673


Total Housing Units 6,816 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,107 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,306 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 403 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $661,983
Average Home Value $677,727


Total Households 6,413
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 4,152
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 1.08% 1.21%
Households 0.99% 1.16%
Families 0.82% 1.04%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   2.14%

Falls Church, VA 22046 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22046 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 # 186 79th
Population Density # 23 97th
Diversity Index # 223 75th
Median Household Income # 46 95th
Per Capita Income # 31 97th

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