Henrico County VA Information


Henrico County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 323,156
Population in Households 320,662
Population in Familes 254,227
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,494
Population Density1 1,383
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 130,158
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 83,043
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 138,669 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 81,832 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 48,326 (34.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,511 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $229,847
Average Home Value $283,296


Median Household Income $61,934
Average Household Income $84,320
Per Capita Income $34,193
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.83% 0.89%
Households 0.7% 0.81%
Families 0.56% 0.72%
Median Household Income   1.09%
Per Capita Income   1.29%
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.


Henrico County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henrico 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 # 6 96th
Population Density1 # 28 80th
Diversity Index2 # 14 90th
Median Household Income # 33 76th
Per Capita Income # 19 87th

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