Alleghany County VA Information
Alleghany County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)
|Total Population ||15,316 (100%) |
|Population in Households ||15,035 (98.2%) |
|Population in Families ||12,162 (79.4%) |
|Population in Group Quarters1 ||281 ( 1.8%) |
|Population Density ||34 |
|Diversity Index2 ||18 |
|Median Household Income ||$48,805 |
|Average Household Income ||$61,620 |
|% of Income for Mortgage4 || 11% |
|Per Capita Income ||$26,262 |
|Wealth Index5 || 59 |
|Total HU (Housing Units) ||8,074 (100%) |
|Owner Occupied HU ||4,709 (58.3%) |
|Renter Occupied HU ||1,812 (22.4%) |
|Vacant Housing Units ||1,553 (19.2%) |
|Median Home Value ||$128,675 |
|Average Home Value ||$153,637 |
|Housing Affordability Index3 ||218 |
|Total Households ||6,521 |
|Average Household Size ||2.31 |
|Family Households ||4,301 |
|Average Family Size ||3 |
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|2010-2020 ||2020-2025 |
|Population ||-0.58% ||-0.85% |
|Households ||-0.54% ||-0.84% |
|Families ||-0.69% ||-0.93% |
|Median Household Income || ||0.95% |
|Per Capita Income || ||1.59% |
|Owner Occupied HU || ||-0.81% |
Alleghany County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile
The table below compares Alleghany County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 ||# 100 ||26th |
|Population Density ||# 119 ||11th |
|Median Household Income ||# 82 ||39th |
|Housing Affordability Index ||# 118 ||89th |
|Per Capita Income ||# 86 ||36th |
|Diversity Index ||# 115 ||14th |
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