Arlington, VA 22201 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 22201: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Arlington, VA 22201

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Arlington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.887, Longitude -77.099
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,088
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 20,961
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 15,546
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,415

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

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Arlington, VA 22201 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 39,315
Daytime Population: Workers 54,359
Daytime Population: Residents 9,308
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 63,667
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.62
Population in Households 38,541
Population in Familes 16,739
Population in Group Qrtrs 774
Population Density2 16,459
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $113,336
Average Household Income $154,722
Per Capita Income $83,225


Total Housing Units 22,301 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,545 (29.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 14,444 (64.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,312 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $663,943
Average Home Value $692,960


Total Households 20,989
Average Household Size 1.84
Family Households 6,295
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 1.82% 1.58%
Households 1.81% 1.55%
Families 1.55% 1.42%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   2.28%

Arlington, VA 22201 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22201 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 # 46 95th
Population Density # 2 100th
Diversity Index # 292 66th
Median Household Income # 49 94th
Per Capita Income # 7 99th

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