Appomattox County VA Information


Appomattox County Subdivisions

Appomattox County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 15,984
Population in Households 15,928
Population in Familes 13,474
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density1 48
Diversity Index2 38


Median Household Income $50,224
Average Household Income $59,201
Per Capita Income $24,008


Total Housing Units 7,545 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,337 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,115 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,093 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $151,925
Average Home Value $196,075


Total Households 6,452
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 4,582
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.8% 0.81%
Households 0.82% 0.82%
Families 0.69% 0.73%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   3.63%


Appomattox County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Appomattox County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 95 29th
Population Density # 106 21st
Diversity Index # 78 41st
Median Household Income # 68 50th
Per Capita Income # 92 32nd

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