Hanover, VA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hanover, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Hanover Census Designated Place had a population of 258 as of July 1, 2017. Hanover ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hanover is located at latitude 37.7721 and longitude -77.375 in Hanover County. The formal boundaries for the Hanover Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hanover County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 108 feet.

The Hanover Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629025) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hanover population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Hanover: Hanover Court House, Hanover Town.

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


Total Population 258
Daytime Population: Workers 1,332
Daytime Population: Residents 137
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,469
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 5.69
Population in Households 232
Population in Familes 202
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density2 217
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $86,249
Average Household Income $91,710
Per Capita Income $34,621


Total Housing Units 118 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 89 (75.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 18 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $343,548
Average Home Value $383,989


Total Households 107
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 81
Average Family Size 2
  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 0.33% 2.37%
Households 0.13% 2.49%
Families 2.87% 2.36%
Median Household Income   1.2%
Per Capita Income   1.82%

Hanover, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hanover 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 515 13th
Population Density # 476 20th
Diversity Index # 344 42nd
Median Household Income # 113 81st
Per Capita Income # 153 74th

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