Zip Code 22602 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWinchester
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Frederick
Secondary County: Clarke
Area Code540
Current Population:28443
Racial Majority:White 84.68%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.6%
Unemployment Rate:9.5%
Median Household Income$57418
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68260
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range594 - 1578 ft.
Area113 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.15077972, -78.25549316

Zip Code 22602 Description

Zip Code 22602 is located in the state of Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 22602 is primarily located in Frederick County. Portions of 22602 are also located in Clarke County. The official US Postal Service name for 22602 is WINCHESTER, Virginia. Portions of zip code 22602 are contained within or border the city limits of Winchester, VA, . The area code for zip code 22602 is 540. 22602 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 22602 is 9.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 22602 increased to 28443 from 21246 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 22602 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 22602 public schools is White. 31.2% of students in 22602 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24629 84.68% 24082 +2%
 Black Or African American 1338 4.6% 1290 +4%
 Hispanic 1851 6.36% 2020 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.08% 99 -78%
 Asian 585 2.01% 447 +31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 17 -100%
 Other Race 38 0.11% 38 -18%
 Two Or More Races 450 2.16% 450 +40%

Zip Code 22602 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.6%
 Black Or African American 4.9%
 Hispanic 14.9%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 22602 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2844321246
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households10299
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
31.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$57418
Income Under $50K Per Year41.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.50%
22602 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 10Jennifer WextonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$250031
Average Real Estate Sale Price$194461
Current Unemployment Level 9.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 22602 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223038485762605340322441
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455465748286857867564565
Avg Precip (In.)2.812.463.393.113.973.923.923.533.583.253.122.6539.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winchester, VA-WV
CBSA Type22602
CBSA Population127328
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours