Richmond, VA 23226 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 23226: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Richmond, VA 23226

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Henrico County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.58, Longitude -77.522
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23226 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Henrico, Richmond City).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,151
  • PO Box Addresses: 355
  • Residential Addresses: 7,401
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 167
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,234

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

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Richmond, VA 23226 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 19,234
Daytime Population: Workers 19,376
Daytime Population: Residents 9,430
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 28,806
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.50
Population in Households 16,191
Population in Familes 11,316
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,043
Population Density2 3,259
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $78,971
Average Household Income $121,380
Per Capita Income $46,909


Total Housing Units 7,667 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,023 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,109 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 535 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $311,633
Average Home Value $444,968


Total Households 7,132
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 3,862
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 0.57% 0.57%
Households 0.37% 0.6%
Families 0.24% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.25%

Richmond, VA 23226 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23226 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 # 162 81st
Population Density # 89 90th
Diversity Index # 516 41st
Median Household Income # 141 84th
Per Capita Income # 82 91st

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