Williamsburg (city) County VA Information


Williamsburg (city) County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 14,904
Daytime Population: Workers 15,001
Daytime Population: Residents 8,620
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,621
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.58
Population in Households 10,459
Population in Familes 6,231
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,445
Population Density2 1,652
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $47,543
Average Household Income $76,597
Per Capita Income $29,577


Total Housing Units 5,510 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,961 (35.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,823 (51.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 726 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $384,200
Average Home Value $461,334


Total Households 4,784
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 2,316
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 0.8% 0.87%
Households 0.63% 1.15%
Families 0.39% 0.97%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   2.14%


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

The table below compares Williamsburg (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 # 100 26th
Population Density # 25 82nd
Diversity Index # 41 70th
Median Household Income # 75 44th
Per Capita Income # 39 71st

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