Montrose, VA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Montrose, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Montrose Census Designated Place had a population of 8,239 as of July 1, 2015. Montrose ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Montrose is located at latitude 37.5213 and longitude -77.3748 in Henrico County. The formal boundaries for the Montrose Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Henrico County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 161 feet.

The Montrose Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Montrose population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Montrose Census Designated Place, VA Boundary Map

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Montrose, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 8,239
Population in Households 8,235
Population in Familes 6,299
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 2,577
Diversity Index2 52
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,455
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 2,123
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,625 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,454 (40.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,001 (55.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 170 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $153,685
Average Home Value $163,799
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $34,074
Average Household Income $45,012
Per Capita Income $18,707
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.58% 0.89%
Households 0.56% 0.86%
Families 0.69% 0.71%
Median Household Income   2.78%
Per Capita Income   2.26%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Montrose, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montrose to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 140 76th
Population Density1 # 110 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 230 61st
Median Household Income # 495 16th
Per Capita Income # 496 16th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.