Big Rock, VA 24603 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24603: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Big Rock, VA 24603

Acceptable Alternative
Conaway, VA 24603

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Buchanan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.352, Longitude -82.212
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • PO Box Addresses: 334
  • Residential Addresses: 205
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 205

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Big Rock, VA 24603 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,550
Daytime Population: Workers 319
Daytime Population: Residents 1,138
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,457
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 1,549
Population in Familes 1,290
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 63
Diversity Index3 2


Median Household Income $32,081
Average Household Income $46,981
Per Capita Income $20,106


Total Housing Units 803 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 564 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 99 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 140 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $70,113
Average Home Value $90,869


Total Households 663
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 456
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 -0.41% -0.56%
Households -0.31% -0.52%
Families -0.45% -0.62%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.24%

Big Rock, VA 24603 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24603 to the other 870 ZIP Codes 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 # 576 34th
Population Density # 503 42nd
Diversity Index # 845 3rd
Median Household Income # 814 7th
Per Capita Income # 731 16th

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