Buchanan, VA 24066 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24066: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buchanan, VA 24066

Acceptable Alternative
Lithia, VA 24066

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 128
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,821
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Botetourt County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.532, Longitude -79.684
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Buchanan, VA 24066 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,205
Population in Households 5,171
Population in Familes 4,266
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 2,165
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 1,490
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,537 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,774 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 391 (15.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 372 (14.7%)
Median Home Value $130,156
Average Home Value $197,576


Median Household Income $49,571
Average Household Income $58,708
Per Capita Income $24,625
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.74% 0.58%
Households 0.59% 0.49%
Families 0.47% 0.39%
Median Household Income   -1.04%
Per Capita Income   0.79%
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.

Buchanan, VA 24066 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24066 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 # 354 60th
Population Density1 # 690 21st
Diversity Index2 # 740 15th
Median Household Income # 457 48th
Per Capita Income # 467 47th

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