Oakwood, VA 24631 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24631: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Oakwood, VA 24631

Acceptable Alternative
Patterson, VA 24631

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Buchanan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.264, Longitude -81.976
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 65
  • PO Box Addresses: 304
  • Residential Addresses: 424
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 424

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

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Oakwood, VA 24631 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,077
Daytime Population: Workers 1,735
Daytime Population: Residents 1,855
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,590
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.17
Population in Households 2,280
Population in Familes 1,839
Population in Group Qrtrs 797
Population Density2 57
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $38,996
Average Household Income $50,912
Per Capita Income $21,020


Total Housing Units 1,274 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 743 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 306 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 225 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $77,241
Average Home Value $113,089


Total Households 1,049
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 686
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 0.14% -0.16%
Households 0.55% -0.13%
Families 0.43% -0.26%
Median Household Income   0.83%
Per Capita Income   2.05%

Oakwood, VA 24631 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24631 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 # 439 50th
Population Density # 532 39th
Diversity Index # 514 41st
Median Household Income # 697 20th
Per Capita Income # 693 20th

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