Henrico County VA Information


Henrico County Subdivisions

Henrico County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 320,412
Population in Households 317,915
Population in Familes 252,153
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,497
Population Density1 1,371
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 129,352
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 82,578
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 137,184 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 80,248 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 49,104 (35.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,832 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $254,392
Average Home Value $308,940


Median Household Income $58,059
Average Household Income $85,560
Per Capita Income $34,574
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.82% 1.0%
Households 0.72% 0.95%
Families 0.56% 0.86%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
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, 2015 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 # 13 91st
Median Household Income # 39 72nd
Per Capita Income # 19 87th

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