Waverly, VA 23890 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23890: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Waverly, VA 23890

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 218
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,319
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 85
  • County: Sussex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.036, Longitude -77.096
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 23890 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Surry, Sussex).

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Waverly, VA 23890 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,420
Population in Households 3,934
Population in Familes 3,237
Population in Group Qrtrs 486
Population Density1 23
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 1,707
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 1,156
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,024 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,134 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 573 (28.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 317 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $116,184
Average Home Value $135,097


Median Household Income $39,026
Average Household Income $47,300
Per Capita Income $20,595
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.02%
Households 0.39% 0.09%
Families 0.28% 0.02%
Median Household Income   -0.74%
Per Capita Income   0.3%
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.

Waverly, VA 23890 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23890 to the other 873 ZIP Codes 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 # 380 57th
Population Density1 # 772 12th
Diversity Index2 # 161 82nd
Median Household Income # 668 24th
Per Capita Income # 687 21st

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