Zip Code 22843 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMount Solon
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Augusta
Area Code540
Current Population:2458
Racial Majority:White 88.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$52228
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50690
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1348 - 3648 ft.
Area127 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.36149100, -79.17457800

Zip Code 22843 Description

Zip Code 22843 is located in the state of Virginia in the Harrisonburg metro area. Zip code 22843 is primarily located in Augusta County. The official US Postal Service name for 22843 is MOUNT SOLON, Virginia. Portions of zip code 22843 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 22843 is within area code 540, area code 681 and area code 304. 22843 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 22843 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% 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 22843 decreased to 2458 from 2694 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 22843 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 22843 public schools is White. 43.6% of students in 22843 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1937 88.05% 2303 -16%
 Black Or African American 25 1.14% 33 -24%
 Hispanic 194 8.82% 98 +98%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 11 0.5% 3 +267%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.14% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.36% 15 +100%

Zip Code 22843 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.1%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 10.9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 22843 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population24582694
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households946
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$52228
Income Under $50K Per Year46.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.60%
22843 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$225500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$123500
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 22843 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233038485761595240322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455464738185837666554564
Avg Precip (In.)2.722.33.062.823.83.563.833.483.653.122.932.4737.74
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Staunton-Waynesboro, VA
CBSA Type22843
CBSA Population117423
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours