The City of Williamsburg had a population of 15,162 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 1789076) 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||15,162 (100%)|
|Population in Households||11,199 (73.9%)|
|Population in Families||6,641 (43.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3,963 (26.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$58,761|
|Average Household Income||$93,667|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||26%|
|Per Capita Income||$35,901|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,381 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,283 (42.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,633 (48.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||465 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$360,120|
|Average Home Value||$429,304|
|Housing Affordability Index3||100|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.52%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.44%|
The table below compares Williamsburg to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 91||85th|
|Population Density||# 160||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 247||59th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 71||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 184||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 220||63rd|
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