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The City of Williamsburg had a population of 14,956 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Williamsburg is located at latitude 37.2695 and longitude -76.7082 in Williamsburg (city) County. The formal boundaries for the City of Williamsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Williamsburg (city) County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 85 feet.
The City of Williamsburg (GNIS ID: 1789076) has a C7 Census Class Code which indicates an incorporated place that is independent of any county. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Williamsburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Williamsburg: Middle Plantation, Williamsbourg.
|Population in Households||10,577|
|Population in Familes||6,340|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4,379|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,547 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,051 (37.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,806 (50.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||690 (12.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$376,721|
|Average Home Value||$464,310|
|Median Household Income||$47,092|
|Average Household Income||$76,822|
|Per Capita Income||$29,846|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.58%|
|Per Capita Income||1.02%|
The table below compares Williamsburg to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 89||85th|
|Population Density1||# 158||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 225||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 318||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 196||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.