South Boston, VA 24592 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24592: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Boston, VA 24592

Acceptable Alternative
Turbeville, VA 24592

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Halifax County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.709, Longitude -78.902
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24592 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Halifax, Pittsylvania).

  • Businesses Addresses: 785
  • PO Box Addresses: 364
  • Residential Addresses: 5,971
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 235
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,736

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 24592 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 24592 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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South Boston, VA 24592 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 13,345
Population in Households 12,778
Population in Familes 10,253
Population in Group Qrtrs 567
Population Density2 104
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $36,166
Average Household Income $51,611
Per Capita Income $22,211


Total Housing Units 6,605 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,397 (51.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,174 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,034 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $130,556
Average Home Value $164,653


Total Households 5,571
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 3,491
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 -0.28% -0.39%
Households -0.29% -0.38%
Families -0.46% -0.49%
Median Household Income   2.71%
Per Capita Income   3.12%

South Boston, VA 24592 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24592 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 # 217 75th
Population Density # 370 58th
Diversity Index # 208 76th
Median Household Income # 771 12th
Per Capita Income # 659 25th

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