Chatham, VA 24531 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24531: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chatham, VA 24531

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Pittsylvania County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.83, Longitude -79.395
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 303
  • PO Box Addresses: 389
  • Residential Addresses: 3,378
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,378

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Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 24531 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 24531 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Virginia Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Chatham, VA 24531 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,150
Population in Households 8,224
Population in Familes 6,746
Population in Group Qrtrs 926
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $40,373
Average Household Income $54,757
Per Capita Income $22,585


Total Housing Units 4,550 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,618 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 975 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 957 (21.0%)
Median Home Value $122,309
Average Home Value $144,633


Total Households 3,593
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 2,355
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.01% -0.4%
Households -0.32% -0.46%
Families -0.45% -0.58%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.82%

Chatham, VA 24531 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24531 to the other 876 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 262 70th
Population Density # 588 33rd
Diversity Index # 313 64th
Median Household Income # 692 21st
Per Capita Income # 641 27th

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