Richmond, VA 23222 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23222: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Richmond, VA 23222

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Richmond City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.582, Longitude -77.419
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23222 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Henrico, Richmond City).

  • Businesses Addresses: 476
  • PO Box Addresses: 93
  • Residential Addresses: 10,628
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,095
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,533

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

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Richmond, VA 23222 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 27,936
Daytime Population: Workers 5,526
Daytime Population: Residents 16,072
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,598
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 27,450
Population in Familes 20,691
Population in Group Qrtrs 486
Population Density2 3,592
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $34,777
Average Household Income $46,426
Per Capita Income $18,730


Total Housing Units 12,698 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,335 (42.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,612 (44.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,751 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $132,715
Average Home Value $158,065


Total Households 10,947
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 6,603
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 1.04% 1.11%
Households 0.96% 1.06%
Families 0.85% 0.97%
Median Household Income   -0.43%
Per Capita Income   1.52%

Richmond, VA 23222 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23222 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 # 112 87th
Population Density # 78 91st
Diversity Index # 534 39th
Median Household Income # 784 10th
Per Capita Income # 788 10th

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