Brunswick County VA Information


Brunswick County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,225
Population in Households 15,378
Population in Familes 12,484
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,847
Population Density1 30
Diversity Index2 55


Median Household Income $39,540
Average Household Income $51,031
Per Capita Income $19,552


Total Housing Units 8,447 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,758 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,621 (19.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,068 (24.5%)
Median Home Value $111,641
Average Home Value $158,675


Total Households 6,379
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 4,194
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 -0.15% -0.33%
Households 0.02% -0.42%
Families -0.13% -0.53%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   2.21%


Brunswick County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brunswick 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 # 90 33rd
Population Density # 122 9th
Diversity Index # 42 69th
Median Household Income # 106 21st
Per Capita Income # 125 7th

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