Nottoway County VA Information


Nottoway County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 16,193
Population in Households 14,329
Population in Familes 11,601
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,864
Population Density1 52
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 5,893
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 3,852
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,939 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,806 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,087 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,046 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $136,170
Average Home Value $168,714


Median Household Income $38,702
Average Household Income $49,830
Per Capita Income $19,907
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.34% 0.24%
Households 0.52% 0.37%
Families 0.38% 0.28%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   1.38%
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.


Nottoway County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nottoway 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 # 93 31st
Population Density1 # 102 25th
Diversity Index2 # 32 77th
Median Household Income # 99 27th
Per Capita Income # 114 16th

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