The Town of Independence had a population of 904 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Independence is located at latitude 36.6223 and longitude -81.1509 in Grayson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Independence (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grayson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,680 feet.
The Town of Independence (GNIS ID: 2391239) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||708|
|Population in Familes||556|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||196|
|Median Household Income||$39,695|
|Average Household Income||$51,161|
|Per Capita Income||$23,705|
|Total Housing Units||534 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||267 (50.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||157 (29.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||110 (20.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$144,340|
|Average Home Value||$160,902|
|Average Household Size||1.67|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.9%|
|Per Capita Income||2.95%|
The table below compares Independence to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 382||36th|
|Population Density||# 403||32nd|
|Diversity Index||# 327||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 455||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 387||35th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.