Goochland County VA Information

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Goochland County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 22,721
Population in Households 21,725
Population in Familes 19,004
Population in Group Qrtrs 996
Population Density1 81
Diversity Index2 38
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,530
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 6,560
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 9,202 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,411 (80.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,119 (12.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 672 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $382,123
Average Home Value $475,307
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $84,149
Average Household Income $120,567
Per Capita Income $46,652
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.73% 1.03%
Households 1.04% 1.04%
Families 0.95% 0.98%
Median Household Income   2.97%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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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Goochland County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Goochland 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 # 77 43rd
Population Density1 # 81 40th
Diversity Index2 # 78 43rd
Median Household Income # 12 92nd
Per Capita Income # 7 96th

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