Dinwiddie County VA Information


Dinwiddie County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,370
Daytime Population: Workers 7,745
Daytime Population: Residents 15,104
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 22,849
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 27,657
Population in Familes 23,216
Population in Group Qrtrs 713
Population Density2 56
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $54,296
Average Household Income $64,501
Per Capita Income $24,793


Total Housing Units 11,771 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,997 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,677 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,097 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $168,179
Average Home Value $200,725


Total Households 10,674
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 7,627
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 0.18% 0.22%
Households 0.22% 0.18%
Families 0.09% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   2.41%


Dinwiddie County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dinwiddie 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 # 64 53rd
Population Density # 99 26th
Diversity Index # 49 64th
Median Household Income # 47 65th
Per Capita Income # 76 44th

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