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The Dahlgren Center CDP(1) had a population of 635 as of July 1, 2021. Dahlgren Center ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Dahlgren Center is located at latitude 38.3398 and longitude -77.0323 in King George County. The formal boundaries for the Dahlgren Center Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 4.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles.

The Dahlgren Center Census Designated Place has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Dahlgren Center, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 635 (100%)
Population in Households 447 (70.4%)
Population in Families 423 (66.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 188 (29.6%)
Population Density 155
Diversity Index2 67


Median Household Income $63,972
Average Household Income $82,736
% of Income for Mortgage4 0%
Per Capita Income $23,726
Wealth Index5 47


Total HU (Housing Units) 211 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 0
Renter Occupied HU 141 (66.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 (33.2%)
Median Home Value $0
Average Home Value $0
Housing Affordability Index3 0


Total Households 141
Average Household Size 3.17
Family Households 118
Average Family Size 4
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 0.52% 0.78%
Households 0.79% 1.11%
Families 0.71% 1.0%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
Owner Occupied HU   0.0%

Dahlgren Center, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dahlgren Center to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 419 30th
Population Density # 507 15th
Median Household Income # 245 59th
Housing Affordability Index # 26 4th
Per Capita Income # 450 24th
Diversity Index # 103 83rd

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