Arlington, VA 22202 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 22202: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Arlington, VA 22202

Not Acceptable, USPS
Crystal City, VA 22202

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Arlington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.861, Longitude -77.057
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,292
  • PO Box Addresses: 364
  • Residential Addresses: 16,471
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 13,465
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,006

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

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Arlington, VA 22202 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 24,681
Daytime Population: Workers 40,171
Daytime Population: Residents 6,630
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 46,801
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.90
Population in Households 24,454
Population in Familes 10,578
Population in Group Qrtrs 227
Population Density2 6,956
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $103,279
Average Household Income $132,812
Per Capita Income $77,097


Total Housing Units 16,829 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,890 (17.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,408 (67.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,531 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $620,761
Average Home Value $645,735


Total Households 14,298
Average Household Size 1.71
Family Households 4,189
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 0.95% 1.36%
Households 0.87% 1.36%
Families 0.58% 1.16%
Median Household Income   1.61%
Per Capita Income   2.52%

Arlington, VA 22202 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22202 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 # 131 85th
Population Density # 18 98th
Diversity Index # 222 75th
Median Household Income # 71 92nd
Per Capita Income # 13 99th

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