Swords Creek, VA 24649 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24649: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Swords Creek, VA 24649

Not Acceptable, USPS
Dye, VA 24649
Lynn Spring, VA 24649

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Russell County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.081, Longitude -81.918
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 25
  • PO Box Addresses: 216
  • Residential Addresses: 799
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 799

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

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  1. 24649 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 24649 (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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Swords Creek, VA 24649 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,761
Population in Households 2,761
Population in Familes 2,399
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $31,596
Average Household Income $41,146
Per Capita Income $16,944


Total Housing Units 1,259 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 964 (76.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 173 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 122 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $77,506
Average Home Value $116,909


Total Households 1,137
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 824
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 1.2% 0.67%
Households 1.19% 0.68%
Families 1.05% 0.55%
Median Household Income   3.48%
Per Capita Income   3.24%

Swords Creek, VA 24649 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24649 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 # 455 48th
Population Density # 460 48th
Diversity Index # 805 8th
Median Household Income # 826 6th
Per Capita Income # 819 7th

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