Rockingham County VA Information


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  1. Rockingham County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forRockingham County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Rockingham County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 81,306
Population in Households 79,646
Population in Familes 67,569
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,660
Population Density2 96
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $54,295
Average Household Income $71,947
Per Capita Income $27,933


Total Housing Units 35,989 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,850 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,191 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,948 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $221,325
Average Home Value $288,360


Total Households 31,041
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 22,236
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.77% 0.86%
Households 0.75% 0.87%
Families 0.63% 0.78%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   3.7%


Rockingham County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rockingham 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 # 25 82nd
Population Density # 72 47th
Diversity Index # 99 27th
Median Household Income # 51 62nd
Per Capita Income # 62 54th

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