Dryden, VA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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The Dryden Census Designated Place had a population of 1,196 as of July 1, 2016. Dryden ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Dryden is located at latitude 36.7758 and longitude -82.9441 in Lee County. The formal boundaries for the Dryden Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Lee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,440 feet.

The Dryden Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389417) 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 Dryden population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Dryden, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,196
Population in Households 1,121
Population in Familes 922
Population in Group Qrtrs 75
Population Density1 169
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 447
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 295
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 526 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 291 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 156 (29.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $130,488
Average Home Value $158,990
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,094
Average Household Income $46,431
Per Capita Income $19,156
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.16% -0.3%
Households -0.11% -0.32%
Families -0.22% -0.41%
Median Household Income   0.42%
Per Capita Income   1.24%
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.

Dryden, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dryden to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 343 42nd
Population Density1 # 498 16th
Diversity Index2 # 561 6th
Median Household Income # 453 24th
Per Capita Income # 511 14th

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