Fredericksburg (city) County VA Information


Fredericksburg (city) County Subdivisions

Fredericksburg (city) County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 28,999
Population in Households 26,212
Population in Familes 17,266
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,787
Population Density1 2,778
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 11,423
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 5,767
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,571 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,202 (33.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,221 (57.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,148 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $338,020
Average Home Value $396,865


Median Household Income $45,697
Average Household Income $67,030
Per Capita Income $27,187
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.88% 2.79%
Households 2.98% 3.01%
Families 2.8% 2.88%
Median Household Income   -1.56%
Per Capita Income   0.63%
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.


Fredericksburg (city) County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fredericksburg (city) County to the other 134 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 63 54th
Population Density1 # 15 90th
Diversity Index2 # 10 93rd
Median Household Income # 75 45th
Per Capita Income # 51 63rd

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