King William County VA Information


King William County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 16,958
Population in Households 16,886
Population in Familes 14,583
Population in Group Qrtrs 72
Population Density1 62
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 6,335
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 4,767
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,936 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,146 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,189 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 601 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $213,627
Average Home Value $279,154


Median Household Income $65,401
Average Household Income $73,292
Per Capita Income $27,514
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.0% 0.89%
Households 0.93% 0.85%
Families 0.83% 0.78%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   1.51%
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.


King William County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares King William 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 # 91 33rd
Population Density1 # 96 29th
Diversity Index2 # 73 46th
Median Household Income # 29 79th
Per Capita Income # 48 65th

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