Cumberland County VA Information


Cumberland County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,972
Population in Households 9,935
Population in Familes 8,193
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 34
Diversity Index2 53


Median Household Income $41,044
Average Household Income $54,580
Per Capita Income $21,760


Total Housing Units 4,738 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,835 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,130 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 773 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $168,792
Average Home Value $223,801


Total Households 3,965
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 2,693
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 -0.1% -0.47%
Households -0.05% -0.44%
Families -0.19% -0.55%
Median Household Income   3.36%
Per Capita Income   3.03%


Cumberland County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cumberland 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 # 116 14th
Population Density # 119 11th
Diversity Index # 52 62nd
Median Household Income # 99 26th
Per Capita Income # 105 22nd

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