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Gwynn, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Gwynn Census Designated Place had a population of 587 as of July 1, 2019. Gwynn ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Gwynn is located at latitude 37.5043 and longitude -76.2886 in Mathews County. The formal boundaries for the Gwynn Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.36 sq. miles and a water area of 3.04 sq. miles. Mathews County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The Gwynn Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628833) 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gwynn: Guynn, Gwynns.

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Gwynn, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Gwynn, VA Housing Affordability Index is 107
State of Virginia Housing Affordability Index is 126
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Gwynn, VA Wealth Index is 103
State of Virginia Wealth Index is 124
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 587 (100%)
Population in Households 587 (100.0%)
Population in Families 466 (79.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 250
Diversity Index2 20
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,440
Average Household Income $68,029
Per Capita Income $32,102
Wealth Index4 103

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 654 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 246 (37.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 ( 4.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 377 (57.6%)
Median Home Value $240,278
Housing Affordability Index3 107
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 277
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 175
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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 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.
  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 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.27% -0.48%
Households -0.35% -0.51%
Families -0.48% -0.58%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Gwynn, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gwynn to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 424 29th
Population Density # 456 23rd
Diversity Index # 476 20th
Median Household Income # 343 42nd
Per Capita Income # 238 60th

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