Boydton, VA 23917 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 23917: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Boydton, VA 23917

Not Acceptable, USPS
Palmer Springs, VA 23917
Palmersprings, VA 23917

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 111
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,287
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Mecklenburg County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.656, Longitude -78.379
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Boydton, VA 23917 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,317
Daytime Population: Workers 1,232
Daytime Population: Residents 2,346
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,578
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 3,183
Population in Familes 2,549
Population in Group Qrtrs 134
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $40,397
Average Household Income $53,728
Per Capita Income $23,456


Total Housing Units 2,141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,081 (50.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 328 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 732 (34.2%)
Median Home Value $129,457
Average Home Value $182,493


Total Households 1,409
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 920
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -2.01% 0.74%
Households 0.97% 0.74%
Families 0.79% 0.62%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.4%

Boydton, VA 23917 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 23917 to the other 870 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 432 50th
Population Density # 691 21st
Diversity Index # 259 71st
Median Household Income # 673 23rd
Per Capita Income # 547 37th

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