Zip Code 22972 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSomerset
Zip Code StateVirginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Orange
Area Code540
Current Population:439
Racial Majority:White 83.15%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$51406
Average Adjusted Gross Income$85150
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time36 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range400 - 574 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.21763992, -78.23243713

Zip Code 22972 Description

Zip Code 22972 is located in the state of Virginia in the Richmond metro area. Zip code 22972 is primarily located in Orange County. The official US Postal Service name for 22972 is SOMERSET, Virginia. Portions of zip code 22972 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 22972 is 540. 22972 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 22972 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% 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 22972 increased to 439 from 396 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 22972 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 22972 public schools is . % of students in 22972 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 232 83.15% 344 -33%
 Black Or African American 9 3.23% 51 -82%
 Hispanic 0 0% 33 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 13.62% 9 +322%

Zip Code 22972 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 22972 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population439396
Male Population52.60%
Female Population47.40%
Total Households181
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$51406
Income Under $50K Per Year48.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
22972 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Virginia District 7Abigail SpanbergerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$605200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$39000
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 22972 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442526065635744362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)43475667758387857968584766
Avg Precip (In.)3.432.923.843.254.374.014.723.924.0143.683.1645.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours