Pittsylvania County VA Information

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Pittsylvania County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 63,924
Population in Households 62,878
Population in Familes 52,439
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,046
Population Density1 66
Diversity Index2 42
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 26,157
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 18,135
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 31,607 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,856 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,301 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,450 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $118,005
Average Home Value $147,303
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,734
Average Household Income $52,962
Per Capita Income $21,846
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.11% -0.02%
Households -0.02% -0.07%
Families -0.13% -0.15%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
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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Pittsylvania County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pittsylvania 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 # 31 78th
Population Density1 # 91 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 71 48th
Median Household Income # 90 34th
Per Capita Income # 97 28th

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