Staunton (city) County VA Information


Staunton (city) County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,003
Daytime Population: Workers 13,141
Daytime Population: Residents 13,365
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,506
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 23,722
Population in Familes 17,339
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,281
Population Density2 1,252
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $46,273
Average Household Income $60,443
Per Capita Income $28,211


Total Housing Units 12,504 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,174 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,825 (38.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,505 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $173,394
Average Home Value $224,344


Total Households 10,999
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 6,189
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 0.71% 0.75%
Households 0.67% 0.77%
Families 0.47% 0.63%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.16%


Staunton (city) County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Staunton (city) 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 # 70 48th
Population Density # 32 77th
Diversity Index # 84 38th
Median Household Income # 78 42nd
Per Capita Income # 50 63rd

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