Madison Heights, VA 24572 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24572: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Madison Heights, VA 24572

Acceptable Alternative
Madison Hts, VA 24572

Not Acceptable, USPS
Wrights Shop, VA 24572

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Amherst County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.448, Longitude -79.113
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 449
  • PO Box Addresses: 488
  • Residential Addresses: 6,900
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 116
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,784

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

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  1. 24572 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 24572 (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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Madison Heights, VA 24572 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 16,576
Population in Households 16,207
Population in Familes 13,384
Population in Group Qrtrs 369
Population Density2 254
Diversity Index3 42


Median Household Income $45,539
Average Household Income $55,093
Per Capita Income $22,301


Total Housing Units 7,280 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,984 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,633 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 663 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $143,486
Average Home Value $176,796


Total Households 6,617
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 4,539
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 -0.05% -0.15%
Households 0.02% -0.14%
Families -0.12% -0.23%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   3.32%

Madison Heights, VA 24572 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24572 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 # 188 79th
Population Density # 254 71st
Diversity Index # 407 54th
Median Household Income # 581 34th
Per Capita Income # 653 26th

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