Zip Code 22968 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRuckersville
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Greene
Secondary County: Albemarle
Area Code434
Current Population:9815
Racial Majority:White 81.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$60952
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60940
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range495 - 623 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.25487900, -78.37702179

Zip Code 22968 Description

Zip Code 22968 is located in the state of Virginia in the Charlottesville metro area. Zip code 22968 is primarily located in Greene County. Portions of 22968 are also located in Albemarle County. The official US Postal Service name for 22968 is RUCKERSVILLE, Virginia. Portions of zip code 22968 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 22968 is within area code 434 and area code 540. 22968 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 22968 is 6.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 22968 increased to 9815 from 8536 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 22968 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 22968 public schools is White. 36.8% of students in 22968 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8823 81.45% 8146 +8%
 Black Or African American 772 7.13% 636 +21%
 Hispanic 735 6.78% 538 +37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 20 -100%
 Asian 114 1.05% 196 -42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.26% 1 +2700%
 Other Race 22 0% 22 -100%
 Two Or More Races 256 3.33% 256 +41%

Zip Code 22968 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.4%
 Black Or African American 9.5%
 Hispanic 11.8%
 Asian 2.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 5.4%

Zip Code 22968 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population98158536
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households3546
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
36.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$60952
Income Under $50K Per Year36.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year46.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.90%
22968 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 5Denver RigglemanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$290423
Average Real Estate Sale Price$248000
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 64c - Piedmont Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 22968 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442526065635644362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485768758387857968584767
Avg Precip (In.)3.453.023.873.394.574.064.844.014.354.043.733.1946.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlottesville, VA
CBSA Type22968
CBSA Population199492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours