Amelia County VA Information


Amelia County Subdivisions

Amelia County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 13,216
Daytime Population: Workers 3,082
Daytime Population: Residents 7,379
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,461
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 13,088
Population in Familes 11,096
Population in Group Qrtrs 128
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $53,915
Average Household Income $69,883
Per Capita Income $26,825


Total Housing Units 5,605 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,960 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,055 (18.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 590 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $201,758
Average Home Value $269,798


Total Households 5,015
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 3,686
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.56% 0.6%
Households 0.55% 0.59%
Families 0.42% 0.5%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   3.01%


Amelia County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Amelia County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 105 22nd
Population Density # 116 14th
Diversity Index # 68 50th
Median Household Income # 49 64th
Per Capita Income # 61 55th

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