New Market, VA 22844 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 22844: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Market, VA 22844

Not Acceptable, USPS
Alpine, VA 22844

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Shenandoah County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.649, Longitude -78.675
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 22844 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Rockingham, Shenandoah).

  • Businesses Addresses: 150
  • PO Box Addresses: 342
  • Residential Addresses: 1,732
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 79
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,653

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

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New Market, VA 22844 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,891
Daytime Population: Workers 1,594
Daytime Population: Residents 2,621
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,215
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 4,767
Population in Familes 3,812
Population in Group Qrtrs 124
Population Density2 81
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $42,320
Average Household Income $57,225
Per Capita Income $24,127


Total Housing Units 2,430 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,342 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 686 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 402 (16.5%)
Median Home Value $203,704
Average Home Value $243,387


Total Households 2,028
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 1,314
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 0.74% 0.87%
Households 0.63% 0.81%
Families 0.44% 0.68%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

New Market, VA 22844 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 22844 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 # 365 58th
Population Density # 433 50th
Diversity Index # 519 40th
Median Household Income # 624 28th
Per Capita Income # 524 40th

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