Cumberland County VA Information


Cumberland County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,017
Daytime Population: Workers 1,470
Daytime Population: Residents 5,214
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,684
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 9,980
Population in Familes 8,168
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density2 34
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $40,903
Average Household Income $54,272
Per Capita Income $21,649


Total Housing Units 4,741 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,909 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,076 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 756 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $162,944
Average Home Value $221,932


Total Households 3,985
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 2,708
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 -0.05% -0.48%
Households 0.02% -0.44%
Families -0.14% -0.53%
Median Household Income   1.2%
Per Capita Income   2.43%


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, 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 # 116 14th
Population Density # 119 11th
Diversity Index # 52 62nd
Median Household Income # 96 29th
Per Capita Income # 98 27th

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