Wise County VA Information
Wise County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)
|Total Population ||41,565 (100%) |
|Population in Households ||38,658 (93.0%) |
|Population in Families ||31,536 (75.9%) |
|Population in Group Quarters1 ||2,907 ( 7.0%) |
|Population Density ||103 |
|Diversity Index2 ||17 |
|Median Household Income ||$36,704 |
|Average Household Income ||$51,612 |
|% of Income for Mortgage4 || 10% |
|Per Capita Income ||$20,381 |
|Wealth Index5 || 45 |
|Total HU (Housing Units) ||18,703 (100%) |
|Owner Occupied HU ||11,114 (59.4%) |
|Renter Occupied HU ||5,142 (27.5%) |
|Vacant Housing Units ||2,447 (13.1%) |
|Median Home Value ||$89,207 |
|Average Home Value ||$126,633 |
|Housing Affordability Index3 ||237 |
|Total Households ||16,256 |
|Average Household Size ||2.38 |
|Family Households ||10,929 |
|Average Family Size ||3 |
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|2010-2020 ||2020-2025 |
|Population ||0.03% ||-0.46% |
|Households ||0.17% ||-0.44% |
|Families ||0.03% ||-0.54% |
|Median Household Income || ||0.77% |
|Per Capita Income || ||1.31% |
|Owner Occupied HU || ||-0.4% |
Wise County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile
The table below compares Wise County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents 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.
|Variable Description ||Rank ||Percentile |
|Total Population ||# 41 ||70th |
|Population Density ||# 69 ||49th |
|Median Household Income ||# 121 ||10th |
|Housing Affordability Index ||# 129 ||97th |
|Per Capita Income ||# 121 ||10th |
|Diversity Index ||# 116 ||14th |
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