Zip Code 20198 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameThe Plains
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fauquier
Area Code540
Current Population:2492
Racial Majority:White 67.79%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$75362
Average Adjusted Gross Income$166980
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range443 - 879 ft.
Area67 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.88470200, -77.75704500

Zip Code 20198 Description

Zip Code 20198 is located in the state of Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20198 is primarily located in Fauquier County. The official US Postal Service name for 20198 is THE PLAINS, Virginia. Portions of zip code 20198 are contained within or border the city limits of The Plains, VA, . Zip code 20198 is within area code 540, area code 703 and area code 571. 20198 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 20198 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20198 increased to 2492 from 2112 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20198 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20198 public schools is . % of students in 20198 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1570 67.79% 2060 -24%
 Black Or African American 75 3.24% 94 -20%
 Hispanic 607 26.21% 288 +111%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 14 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 33 2.76% 33 +94%

Zip Code 20198 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 20198 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population24922112
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1037
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$75362
Income Under $50K Per Year34.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year37.70%
20198 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1361292
Average Real Estate Sale Price$289769
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 64c - Piedmont Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 20198 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243241505964625543352643
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455565738186857867564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.322.733.653.384.383.953.584.513.983.463.562.9943.48
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20198
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours