Grayson County VA Information


Grayson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 16,227
Daytime Population: Workers 3,966
Daytime Population: Residents 9,449
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,415
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 15,138
Population in Familes 12,285
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,089
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $35,238
Average Household Income $46,900
Per Capita Income $20,815


Total Housing Units 9,277 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,133 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,643 (17.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,501 (27.0%)
Median Home Value $106,583
Average Home Value $143,250


Total Households 6,776
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 4,499
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 0.6% -0.26%
Households -0.14% -0.25%
Families -0.3% -0.34%
Median Household Income   1.01%
Per Capita Income   2.49%


Grayson County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grayson 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 # 93 31st
Population Density # 117 13th
Diversity Index # 104 23rd
Median Household Income # 123 8th
Per Capita Income # 112 17th

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