Staunton, VA 24401 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24401: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Staunton, VA 24401

Not Acceptable, USPS
Staunton Park, VA 24401
Western State Hospital, VA 24401

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,239
  • Single Family Addresses: 14,687
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,718
  • County: Staunton City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.153, Longitude -79.079
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24401 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Augusta, Staunton City).

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Staunton, VA 24401 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 37,887
Population in Households 36,059
Population in Familes 27,637
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,828
Population Density1 272
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 16,228
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 9,872
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,160 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,233 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,995 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,932 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $184,889
Average Home Value $244,447


Median Household Income $47,027
Average Household Income $60,111
Per Capita Income $27,275
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.89% 0.74%
Households 0.69% 0.72%
Families 0.53% 0.61%
Median Household Income   -2.02%
Per Capita Income   0.6%
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.

Staunton, VA 24401 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24401 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 # 53 94th
Population Density1 # 251 71st
Diversity Index2 # 540 38th
Median Household Income # 496 43rd
Per Capita Income # 363 59th

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