Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area VA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 240,271
Population in Households 227,453
Population in Familes 170,395
Population in Group Qrtrs 12,818
Population Density2 108
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $65,768
Average Household Income $92,835
Per Capita Income $36,172


Total Housing Units 106,521 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 58,087 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 35,141 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,293 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $300,481
Average Home Value $391,530


Total Households 93,228
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 57,376
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.02% 0.97%
Households 1.07% 1.0%
Families 0.92% 0.9%
Median Household Income   2.68%
Per Capita Income   2.51%