Buchanan County VA Information
Buchanan County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)
|Total Population ||25,340 (100%) |
|Population in Households ||24,313 (95.9%) |
|Population in Families ||20,093 (79.3%) |
|Population in Group Quarters1 ||1,027 ( 4.1%) |
|Population Density ||50 |
|Diversity Index2 ||11 |
|Median Household Income ||$30,848 |
|Average Household Income ||$46,412 |
|% of Income for Mortgage4 || 11% |
|Per Capita Income ||$19,646 |
|Wealth Index5 || 42 |
|Total HU (Housing Units) ||12,373 (100%) |
|Owner Occupied HU ||8,515 (68.8%) |
|Renter Occupied HU ||2,180 (17.6%) |
|Vacant Housing Units ||1,678 (13.6%) |
|Median Home Value ||$78,496 |
|Average Home Value ||$128,749 |
|Housing Affordability Index3 ||236 |
|Total Households ||10,695 |
|Average Household Size ||2.27 |
|Family Households ||7,263 |
|Average Family Size ||3 |
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|2010-2020 ||2020-2025 |
|Population ||0.49% ||-0.12% |
|Households ||0.69% ||-0.05% |
|Families ||0.55% ||-0.15% |
|Median Household Income || ||1.14% |
|Per Capita Income || ||1.75% |
|Owner Occupied HU || ||-0.02% |
Buchanan County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile
The table below compares Buchanan 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 ||# 70 ||48th |
|Population Density ||# 104 ||23rd |
|Median Household Income ||# 131 ||2nd |
|Housing Affordability Index ||# 128 ||96th |
|Per Capita Income ||# 125 ||7th |
|Diversity Index ||# 128 ||5th |
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