Radford (city) County VA Information


Radford (city) County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,888
Population in Households 14,884
Population in Familes 7,730
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,004
Population Density1 1,812
Diversity Index2 33


Median Household Income $35,727
Average Household Income $50,557
Per Capita Income $19,018


Total Housing Units 6,785 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,412 (35.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,024 (59.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 349 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $163,936
Average Home Value $224,544


Total Households 6,436
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 2,626
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 1.05% 0.79%
Households 0.87% 0.9%
Families 0.62% 0.71%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   3.09%


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

The table below compares Radford (city) 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 # 85 37th
Population Density # 22 84th
Diversity Index # 89 34th
Median Household Income # 123 8th
Per Capita Income # 131 2nd

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