The City of Williamsburg had a population of 15,482 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Williamsburg is located at latitude 37.2707 and longitude -76.7075 in Williamsburg (city) County. The formal boundaries for the City of Williamsburg encompass a land area of 8.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Williamsburg (city) County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 85 feet.
The City of Williamsburg has a C7 Census Class Code which indicates an incorporated place that is independent of any county. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Williamsburg: Middle Plantation, Williamsbourg.
|Total Population||15,482 (100%)|
|Population in Households||11,519 (74.4%)|
|Population in Families||6,822 (44.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3,963 (25.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$63,637|
|Average Household Income||$101,273|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||27%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,321|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,461 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,434 (44.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,607 (47.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||420 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$406,914|
|Average Home Value||$466,002|
|Housing Affordability Index3||96|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.97%|
|Per Capita Income||2.62%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.85%|
The table below compares Williamsburg to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 90||85th|
|Population Density||# 159||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 248||58th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 67||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 233||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 230||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.