Potomac Mills, VA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Potomac Mills, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Potomac Mills Census Designated Place had a population of 6,487 as of July 1, 2017. Potomac Mills ranks in 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 Potomac Mills is located at latitude 38.6556 and longitude -77.3025 in Prince William County. The formal boundaries for the Potomac Mills Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Prince William County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 203 feet.

The Potomac Mills Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629769) 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 Potomac Mills population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 6,487
Daytime Population: Workers 16,308
Daytime Population: Residents 3,365
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,673
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 3.03
Population in Households 6,487
Population in Familes 5,643
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,611
Diversity Index3 85


Median Household Income $100,764
Average Household Income $119,960
Per Capita Income $35,898


Total Housing Units 1,996 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,384 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 527 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 85 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $292,391
Average Home Value $325,650


Total Households 1,911
Average Household Size 3.39
Family Households 1,502
Average Family Size 4
  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 2.01% 1.25%
Households 1.79% 1.13%
Families 1.64% 0.98%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Potomac Mills, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Potomac Mills 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 # 171 71st
Population Density # 165 72nd
Diversity Index # 14 98th
Median Household Income # 88 85th
Per Capita Income # 139 77th

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