Augusta County VA Information


Augusta County Subdivisions

Augusta County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 76,954
Daytime Population: Workers 30,603
Daytime Population: Residents 38,573
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 69,176
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 74,454
Population in Familes 62,759
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,500
Population Density2 80
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $54,278
Average Household Income $66,277
Per Capita Income $26,402


Total Housing Units 33,012 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 23,490 (71.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,381 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,141 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $207,439
Average Home Value $271,832


Total Households 29,871
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 21,585
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 0.59% 0.67%
Households 0.64% 0.69%
Families 0.51% 0.6%
Median Household Income   1.05%
Per Capita Income   2.44%


Augusta County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Augusta County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents 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 # 27 80th
Population Density # 82 39th
Diversity Index # 110 18th
Median Household Income # 48 65th
Per Capita Income # 63 53rd

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