Floyd County VA Information


Floyd County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,927
Daytime Population: Workers 4,219
Daytime Population: Residents 8,508
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,727
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 15,842
Population in Familes 12,881
Population in Group Qrtrs 85
Population Density2 42
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $47,560
Average Household Income $56,332
Per Capita Income $23,777


Total Housing Units 8,232 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,181 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,494 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,557 (18.9%)
Median Home Value $155,078
Average Home Value $203,991


Total Households 6,675
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 4,475
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 0.57% 0.64%
Households 0.55% 0.63%
Families 0.4% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.9%


Floyd County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Floyd 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 # 96 29th
Population Density # 111 17th
Diversity Index # 124 8th
Median Household Income # 74 45th
Per Capita Income # 86 36th

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