Gate City, VA 24251 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24251: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gate City, VA 24251

Not Acceptable, USPS
Snowflake, VA 24251

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 299
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,836
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 67
  • County: Scott County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.633, Longitude -82.573
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Gate City, VA 24251 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 9,044
Population in Households 9,019
Population in Familes 7,440
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density1 73
Diversity Index2 10
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,945
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 2,635
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,652 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,961 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 984 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 707 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $94,977
Average Home Value $134,524
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,629
Average Household Income $50,180
Per Capita Income $21,973
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.17% -0.45%
Households -0.05% -0.37%
Families -0.19% -0.44%
Median Household Income   -1.61%
Per Capita Income   0.25%
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.

Gate City, VA 24251 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24251 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 # 257 71st
Population Density1 # 461 47th
Diversity Index2 # 767 12th
Median Household Income # 608 30th
Per Capita Income # 604 31st

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