Fredericksburg (city) County VA Information


Fredericksburg (city) County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,684
Daytime Population: Workers 26,594
Daytime Population: Residents 15,103
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 41,697
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.45
Population in Households 26,104
Population in Familes 17,110
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,580
Population Density2 2,748
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $47,593
Average Household Income $69,649
Per Capita Income $28,089


Total Housing Units 12,429 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,018 (32.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,248 (58.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,163 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $341,855
Average Home Value $396,634


Total Households 11,266
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 5,657
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 2.32% 2.1%
Households 2.37% 2.16%
Families 2.13% 1.99%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.89%


Fredericksburg (city) County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fredericksburg (city) 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 # 63 53rd
Population Density # 15 89th
Diversity Index # 10 93rd
Median Household Income # 73 46th
Per Capita Income # 52 62nd

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