Henrico County VA Information

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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, 2014 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 # 29 79th
Diversity Index2 # 14 91st
Median Household Income # 39 72nd
Per Capita Income # 22 84th

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

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Henrico County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 318,111
Population in Households 315,491
Population in Familes 250,025
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,620
Population Density1 1,361
Diversity Index2 62
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 128,602
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 82,323
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 136,448 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 80,425 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 48,177 (35.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,846 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $240,589
Average Home Value $290,115
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $57,145
Average Household Income $81,476
Per Capita Income $32,973
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.85% 0.99%
Households 0.75% 0.93%
Families 0.62% 0.85%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   2.9%
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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