Charlottesville city, Virginia Population 2019

Charlottesville city, Virginia's estimated population is 47,902 with a growth rate of 1.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Charlottesville city, Virginia is the 38th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201848,1172150.45%
201747,9026661.41%
201647,2368031.73%
201546,4339112.00%
201445,5225091.13%
201345,0134330.97%
201244,5808221.88%
201143,7582950.68%
201043,4633,1227.74%
199040,3414251.06%
198039,9161,0362.66%
197038,8809,45332.12%
196029,4273,45813.32%
195025,9696,56933.86%
194019,4004,15527.25%
193015,2454,55742.64%
192010,6883,92357.99%
19106,7653164.90%
19006,4490.00%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White32,565
Black or African American8,782
Asian3,370
Two or More Races1,443
Some Other Race169
American Indian and Alaska Native141
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

Charlottesville city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Charlottesville city, Virginia Median Age

30.9


Total

30.5


Male

31.4


Female

Charlottesville city, Virginia Adults

There are 39,224 adults, (4,826 of whom are seniors) in Charlottesville city, Virginia.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Age Dependency

35.1

Age Dependency Ratio

14

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Charlottesville city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

24,151

51.95%

Male

22,336

48.05%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Households and Families

Charlottesville city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Charlottesville city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.3%29.7%
All44.1%55.9%
Male39.7%60.3%
Non Family31.6%68.4%
Female31.1%68.9%

44.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4082.3844.1
Non Family9,9751.7631.6
Married5,8283.0770.3
Female1,9863.131.1
Male6193.5139.7

2.99

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Charlottesville city, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2364.15%
9th to 12th Grade1,5835.32%
High School Graduate5,83819.62%
Some College4,58115.40%
Associates Degree1,2104.07%
Bachelors Degree7,38324.81%
Graduate Degree7,92326.63%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,65719,62112,932
Black5,7924,587466
Asian1,6131,3741,159
Hispanic1,247957451
Multiple Races499450311
Other Race887028
Native American5151
Islander888

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,263$41,063$35,656
Less Than High School$24,637$29,574$18,750
High School Grad$25,582$25,549$25,645
Some College$30,129$35,522$25,406
Bachelors Degree$44,831$50,274$41,215
Graduate Degree$57,092$65,814$53,868

$38,263

Average Earnings

$41,063

Average Male

$35,656

Average Female

Charlottesville city, Virginia Language

Charlottesville city, Virginia Language by Age

Charlottesville city, Virginia Language

84.46% of Charlottesville city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 15.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.00% of the population.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Poverty

Charlottesville city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,0976,19121.28%
Black8,5492,52129.49%
Asian2,7061,16342.98%
Hispanic2,24053924.06%
Multiple1,35136426.94%
Other1562616.67%
Native1331410.53%

24.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.80%

Male Poverty Rate

25.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Charlottesville city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Charlottesville city, Virginia is Asian, with 42.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Charlottesville city, Virginia is Native, with 10.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.15%
High School20.12%
Some College15.55%
Bachelors or Greater8.34%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.85%
Male Unemployed33.81%
Female Employed15.58%
Male Employed9.90%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Income

Charlottesville city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,739$79,738
Families$76,173$102,896
Married Families$95,682-
Non Families$39,831$57,785

Charlottesville city, Virginia Marital Status

Charlottesville city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.7%

Male Marriage Rate

30.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Charlottesville city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Charlottesville city, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans

1,766

Number of Veterans

1,646

Male Veterans

120

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam562
Second Gulf War278
First Gulf War255
Korea174
World War II83

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3164.67%
Black4406.41%
Hispanic181.08%
2 or More101.18%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans by Education

8.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Charlottesville city, Virginia Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Charlottesville city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Charlottesville434354691234778.01%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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