Arlington, VA 22206 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 22206: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Arlington, VA 22206

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Arlington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.841, Longitude -77.092
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 22206 has segments in 3 Counties / Independent Cities (Accomack, Alexandria City, Arlington).

  • Businesses Addresses: 429
  • PO Box Addresses: 239
  • Residential Addresses: 11,155
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,999
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,156

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

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Arlington, VA 22206 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 19,251
Daytime Population: Workers 10,344
Daytime Population: Residents 6,041
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,385
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 19,251
Population in Familes 10,953
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 10,466
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $103,361
Average Household Income $128,335
Per Capita Income $66,584


Total Housing Units 10,735 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,586 (42.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,402 (50.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 747 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $416,368
Average Home Value $438,394


Total Households 9,988
Average Household Size 1.93
Family Households 3,901
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 0.92% 0.94%
Households 0.85% 0.84%
Families 0.74% 0.84%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.53%

Arlington, VA 22206 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22206 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 # 160 82nd
Population Density # 9 99th
Diversity Index # 77 91st
Median Household Income # 69 92nd
Per Capita Income # 21 98th

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