Drakes Branch is a city located in Charlotte County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 495, it is the 164th largest city in Virginia and the 13349th largest city in the United States . Drakes Branch is currently declining at a rate of -0.60% annually and its population has decreased by -6.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 530 in 2010. Drakes Branch reached it's highest population of 531 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Drakes Branch has a population density of 120 people per square mile.
The average household income in Drakes Branch is $37,389 with a poverty rate of 43.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $618 per month, and the median house value is $88,300. The median age in Drakes Branch is 40 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.