The Town of Independence had a population of 916 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Independence is located at latitude 36.6275 and longitude -81.1492 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Independence population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,090|
|Daytime Population: Residents||614|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,704|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||2.95|
|Population in Households||720|
|Population in Familes||559|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||196|
|Median Household Income||$39,425|
|Average Household Income||$50,117|
|Per Capita Income||$23,030|
|Total Housing Units||534 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||268 (50.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||162 (30.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||105 (19.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$140,566|
|Average Home Value||$156,903|
|Average Household Size||1.68|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.67%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Independence to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 378||36th|
|Population Density||# 402||32nd|
|Diversity Index||# 321||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 451||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 395||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.