Hanover County VA Information

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Hanover County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 105,505
Population in Households 103,642
Population in Familes 90,485
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,863
Population Density1 225
Diversity Index2 30
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 39,011
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 29,723
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 41,110 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 31,717 (77.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,294 (17.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,099 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $281,977
Average Home Value $331,224
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $80,207
Average Household Income $97,538
Per Capita Income $36,624
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.88% 0.94%
Households 1.03% 1.03%
Families 0.94% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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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Hanover County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hanover 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 # 17 88th
Population Density1 # 52 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 92 32nd
Median Household Income # 15 90th
Per Capita Income # 15 90th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.