Brunswick County VA Information


Brunswick County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,770
Daytime Population: Workers 4,126
Daytime Population: Residents 9,599
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,725
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 15,608
Population in Familes 12,571
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,162
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $38,125
Average Household Income $49,138
Per Capita Income $18,566


Total Housing Units 8,496 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,507 (53.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,939 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,050 (24.1%)
Median Home Value $106,433
Average Home Value $149,146


Total Households 6,446
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 4,245
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 0.26% 0.26%
Households 0.17% 0.2%
Families 0.02% 0.08%
Median Household Income   0.44%
Per Capita Income   1.65%


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, 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 # 87 35th
Population Density # 121 10th
Diversity Index # 40 71st
Median Household Income # 107 20th
Per Capita Income # 131 2nd

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