Madison Heights is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Madison Heights Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Amherst County at latitude 37.431 and longitude -79.1231. Amherst County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 764 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Madison Heights Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 19.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.33 sq. miles.Photos of the local Madison Heights, VA area
|Population in Households||10,948|
|Population in Familes||8,865|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||482|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,947 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,166 (64.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,432 (28.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||349 ( 7.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,634|
|Average Home Value||$134,018|
|Median Household Income||$38,605|
|Average Household Income||$47,325|
|Per Capita Income||$19,131|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.48%|
|Per Capita Income||2.49%|
The table below compares Madison Heights to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 111||81st|
|Population Density1||# 343||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 304||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 402||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 455||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.