Independence is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 881, it is the 143rd largest city in Virginia and the 10856th largest city in the United States. Independence is currently declining at a rate of -1.12% annually and its population has decreased by -6.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 947 in 2010. Independence reached it's highest population of 945 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Independence has a population density of 376 people per square mile.
The average household income in Independence is $32,808 with a poverty rate of 32.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $398 per month, and the median house value is $85,900. The median age in Independence is 49.5 years, 38.9 years for males, and 51.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 65.6 males.