Vesuvius, VA 24483 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24483: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Vesuvius, VA 24483

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 14
  • Single Family Addresses: 290
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Rockbridge County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.808, Longitude -79.223
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24483 has segments in 4 Counties / Independent Cities (Amherst, Augusta, Nelson, Rockbridge).

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Vesuvius, VA 24483 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 699
Population in Households 697
Population in Familes 579
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 307
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 217
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 462 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 238 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (14.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 155 (33.5%)
Median Home Value $128,571
Average Home Value $180,777


Median Household Income $42,354
Average Household Income $53,029
Per Capita Income $23,380
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.05% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families -0.07% -0.19%
Median Household Income   0.43%
Per Capita Income   1.25%
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.

Vesuvius, VA 24483 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24483 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 # 697 20th
Population Density1 # 842 4th
Diversity Index2 # 667 24th
Median Household Income # 593 32nd
Per Capita Income # 524 40th

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