Surry County VA Information


Surry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,034
Daytime Population: Workers 2,442
Daytime Population: Residents 3,824
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,266
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 7,034
Population in Familes 5,873
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $52,234
Average Household Income $59,522
Per Capita Income $23,931


Total Housing Units 3,541 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,139 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 689 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 713 (20.1%)
Median Home Value $174,201
Average Home Value $211,115


Total Households 2,828
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,956
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 -0.05% -0.47%
Households 0.01% -0.43%
Families -0.13% -0.53%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   2.03%


Surry County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Surry 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 # 125 7th
Population Density # 127 5th
Diversity Index # 38 72nd
Median Household Income # 55 59th
Per Capita Income # 84 38th

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