Patrick County VA Information


Patrick County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 18,659
Daytime Population: Workers 5,733
Daytime Population: Residents 11,499
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,232
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 18,396
Population in Familes 14,914
Population in Group Qrtrs 263
Population Density2 39
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $36,772
Average Household Income $46,337
Per Capita Income $20,475


Total Housing Units 10,368 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,146 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,010 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,212 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $119,527
Average Home Value $157,102


Total Households 8,156
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 5,399
Average Family Size 3
  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 0.13% -0.28%
Households 0.13% -0.26%
Families -0.03% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   2.41%


Patrick County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Patrick County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents 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 # 82 39th
Population Density # 114 15th
Diversity Index # 108 19th
Median Household Income # 116 14th
Per Capita Income # 113 16th

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