Tazewell County VA Information

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Tazewell County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 46,026
Population in Households 44,220
Population in Familes 36,700
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,806
Population Density1 89
Diversity Index2 13
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 18,841
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 12,913
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 21,742 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,775 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,066 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,901 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $93,530
Average Home Value $133,483
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,105
Average Household Income $49,913
Per Capita Income $20,852
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% -0.04%
Households 0.34% -0.01%
Families 0.22% -0.08%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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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Tazewell County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tazewell 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 # 39 72nd
Population Density1 # 76 44th
Diversity Index2 # 124 8th
Median Household Income # 108 20th
Per Capita Income # 101 25th

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