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Prince George, Virginia - Basic Facts

Prince George is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Prince George Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Prince George County at latitude 37.2204 and longitude -77.288. Prince George County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 131 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Prince George Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Prince George: Prince George Court House, Prince Georges.

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Prince George, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Prince George to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 261 56th
Population Density1 # 419 29th
Diversity Index2 # 214 64th
Median Household Income # 161 73rd
Per Capita Income # 161 73rd

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

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Prince George, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,148
Population in Households 2,148
Population in Familes 1,772
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 343
Diversity Index2 53
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 879
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 614
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 943 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 695 (73.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 184 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 64 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $188,356
Average Home Value $202,486
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $67,569
Average Household Income $78,676
Per Capita Income $31,733
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.92% 0.99%
Households 1.22% 1.07%
Families 2.02% 1.05%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
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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