Wirtz, VA 24184 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24184: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wirtz, VA 24184

Acceptable Alternative
Burnt Chimney, VA 24184

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 100
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,985
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.063, Longitude -79.718
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wirtz, VA 24184 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,734
Population in Households 4,734
Population in Familes 3,997
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 113
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 1,901
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,396
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,549 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 352 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 516 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $218,452
Average Home Value $339,832


Median Household Income $53,488
Average Household Income $61,988
Per Capita Income $24,892
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.39%
Households 0.4% 0.3%
Families 0.29% 0.23%
Median Household Income   -1.55%
Per Capita Income   1.06%
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.

Wirtz, VA 24184 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24184 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 # 364 58th
Population Density1 # 360 59th
Diversity Index2 # 722 17th
Median Household Income # 373 57th
Per Capita Income # 461 47th

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