Alexandria, VA 22306 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 22306: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alexandria, VA 22306

Acceptable Alternative
Community, VA 22306

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Fairfax County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.761, Longitude -77.096
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 681
  • PO Box Addresses: 459
  • Residential Addresses: 12,222
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 5,628
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,594

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

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Alexandria, VA 22306 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 32,367
Daytime Population: Workers 11,009
Daytime Population: Residents 15,210
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,219
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 32,214
Population in Familes 25,709
Population in Group Qrtrs 153
Population Density2 4,790
Diversity Index3 85


Median Household Income $67,374
Average Household Income $93,625
Per Capita Income $33,810


Total Housing Units 12,285 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,346 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,291 (51.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 648 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $432,314
Average Home Value $459,287


Total Households 11,637
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 7,688
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 0.4% 0.59%
Households 0.25% 0.5%
Families 0.13% 0.4%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.3%

Alexandria, VA 22306 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22306 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 # 75 91st
Population Density # 43 95th
Diversity Index # 4 100th
Median Household Income # 212 76th
Per Capita Income # 211 76th

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