Zip Code 22844 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Market
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Shenandoah
Secondary County: Rockingham
Area Code540
Current Population:4528
Racial Majority:White 91.11%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$47475
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59720
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range971 - 2080 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.65521200, -78.66191600

Zip Code 22844 Description

Zip Code 22844 is located in the state of Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 22844 is primarily located in Shenandoah County. Portions of 22844 are also located in Rockingham County. The official US Postal Service name for 22844 is NEW MARKET, Virginia. Portions of zip code 22844 are contained within or border the city limits of New Market, VA, . The area code for zip code 22844 is 540. 22844 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 22844 is 4.8% 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 22844 increased to 4528 from 3987 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 22844 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 22844 public schools is . % of students in 22844 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4098 91.11% 4071 +1%
 Black Or African American 19 0.42% 40 -53%
 Hispanic 306 6.8% 340 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.16% 12 -42%
 Asian 21 0.47% 22 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 42 1.04% 42 +12%

Zip Code 22844 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 22844 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population45283987
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households1895
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47475
Income Under $50K Per Year53.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.50%
22844 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 6Ben ClineRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$211274
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171933
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 22844 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21243139495862615441332642
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465666758386857968574766
Avg Precip (In.)2.632.332.722.553.543.283.323.253.672.932.652.3835.25
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours