Wythe County VA Information


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


Total Population 29,404
Population in Households 29,144
Population in Familes 23,772
Population in Group Qrtrs 260
Population Density2 64
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $44,115
Average Household Income $56,270
Per Capita Income $24,243


Total Housing Units 14,548 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,706 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,890 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,952 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $125,248
Average Home Value $155,723


Total Households 12,596
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 8,336
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 0.07% -0.21%
Households 0.12% -0.18%
Families -0.03% -0.3%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   2.77%


Wythe County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wythe 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 # 62 54th
Population Density # 92 32nd
Diversity Index # 121 11th
Median Household Income # 92 32nd
Per Capita Income # 90 33rd

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