Independence Grayson County, Virginia

Independence: Town in Grayson County, Virginia, United States.

About

Independence is a town located in the county of Grayson in the U.S. state of Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 947 and a population density of 156 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 887 inhabitants.

Independence Quick Facts

Population : 887 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
County : Grayson County
Postal code : 24348
Phone Area Codes : 276
Area : 6.08 km2
Altitude : 2,680 feet / 817 meters
Capital city : Independence is capital of Grayson County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:54:03 (18th May 2022)
Density : 146 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.76% (2010-2020)
Independence locator map
Location of Independence on Virginia map.
Independence va couthhouse during 4thJuly 2006 image
Independence va couthhouse during 4thJuly 2006
Independence va couthhouse during 4thJuly 2006 image

Geography

Independence is located at 36°37'21"N 81°9'11"W (36.6224500, -81.1530900).

Independence map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Independence decreased by 6.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 947 - census
2011 938 -0.96% estimation process
2012 924 -1.52% estimation process
2013 923 -0.11% estimation process
2014 919 -0.44% estimation process
2015 916 -0.33% estimation process
2016 910 -0.66% estimation process
2017 901 -1% estimation process
2018 897 -0.45% estimation process
2019 892 -0.56% estimation process
2020 887 -0.56% estimation process

Independence zip code is 24348. County name: Grayson, County fips: 51077

People born in Independence (1)

American musician Wade Ward was born in Independence

Schools in Independence

College & universities near Independence, VA

Code Name City ZIP
234377 Wytheville Community College Wytheville (VA) 24382-3308

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Independence, VA

Code Name Address Type
BLK Blacksburg, VA 291 Alumni Mall -- Transit Concourse BUS
WNS Winston-Salem, North Carolina 100 West 5th Street BUS
UWS Winston-Salem State Univ, Winston-Salem, North Car 601 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr BUS

Post offices near Independence

Post Office Name City ZIP
Independen Post Office Independence (VA) 24348

Other places with the same name (14)

Other cities in Grayson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Grayson County , VA.

City Name Population Title
Fries 444 Town of the United States