District 5 VA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


District 5, VA

The District 5 is a County Subdivision of Amherst County. The subdivision has a Z1 Census Class Code which indicates that the District 5 is a nonfunctioning county subdivision.

Also See: Amherst County Data | Cities in Amherst County | County Subdivisions in Amherst County

District 5 Boundary Map


District 5 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,320
Population in Households 5,903
Population in Familes 4,700
Population in Group Qrtrs 417
Population Density1 790
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 2,437
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 1,592
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,624 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,553 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 884 (33.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $128,483
Average Home Value $136,800


Median Household Income $38,612
Average Household Income $48,799
Per Capita Income $19,742
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.19% 0.18%
Households 0.22% 0.18%
Families -0.07% 0.06%
Median Household Income   0.53%
Per Capita Income   2.2%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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