Swoope, VA 24479 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24479: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Swoope, VA 24479

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 16
  • Single Family Addresses: 641
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Augusta County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.142, Longitude -79.202
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Swoope, VA 24479 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,766
Daytime Population: Workers 204
Daytime Population: Residents 908
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,112
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 1,765
Population in Familes 1,486
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $52,367
Average Household Income $61,362
Per Capita Income $25,100


Total Housing Units 803 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 603 (75.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 119 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 81 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $239,179
Average Home Value $374,337


Total Households 722
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 521
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 0.96% 0.94%
Households 0.95% 0.95%
Families 0.82% 0.87%
Median Household Income   1.09%
Per Capita Income   2.56%

Swoope, VA 24479 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24479 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 # 551 37th
Population Density # 679 22nd
Diversity Index # 784 10th
Median Household Income # 419 52nd
Per Capita Income # 484 44th

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