Charlottesville city, Virginia Population 2018

Charlottesville city, Virginia's estimated population is 48,019 with a growth rate of 5.45% 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
201748,0192,4815.45%
201645,538-1,748-3.70%
201647,2868101.74%
201546,4769011.98%
201445,5754941.10%
201345,0814801.08%
201244,6017661.75%
201143,8353460.80%
201043,4893,1487.80%
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
White32,001
Black or African American8,501
Asian3,164
Two or More Races1,467
Some Other Race176
American Indian and Alaska Native163
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander66

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Charlottesville city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Charlottesville city, Virginia Median Age

30.3


Total

29.8


Male

30.7


Female

Charlottesville city, Virginia Adults

There are 38,434 adults, (4,281 of which are seniors) in Charlottesville city, Virginia.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Age Dependency

33.3

Age Dependency Ratio

12.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Charlottesville city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

23,481

51.56%

Male

22,057

48.44%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Households and Families

Charlottesville city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Charlottesville city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.3%33.7%
All42.2%57.8%
Female33%67%
Non Family30.4%69.6%
Male27.2%72.8%

42.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Charlottesville city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,9802.3942.2
Non Family9,5891.7830.4
Married5,8133.0366.3
Female1,9453.1233
Male6333.4627.2

2.97

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Charlottesville city, Virginia Households

Charlottesville city, Virginia Education

Charlottesville city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1704.10%
9th to 12th Grade1,5915.58%
High School Graduate6,16821.62%
Some College4,19314.70%
Associates Degree1,1323.97%
Bachelors Degree6,73623.61%
Graduate Degree7,54026.43%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,98419,02312,129
Black5,2974,127379
Asian1,4771,265957
Hispanic1,189838427
Multiple Races470431306
Other Race965818
Native American885129
Islander555537

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 67.27%.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,402$40,296$32,585
Less Than High School$19,907$24,000$18,192
High School Grad$26,672$26,846$26,437
Some College$29,904$36,861$25,265
Bachelors Degree$43,326$47,205$40,220
Graduate Degree$55,060$65,706$51,727

$36,402

Average Earnings

$40,296

Average Male

$32,585

Average Female

Charlottesville city, Virginia Language

Charlottesville city, Virginia Language by Age

Charlottesville city, Virginia Language

85.04% of Charlottesville city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 14.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.66% of the population.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Poverty

Charlottesville city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,6926,56422.88%
Black8,1852,50530.60%
Asian2,5411,22448.17%
Multiple1,39943130.81%
Hispanic2,16440918.90%
Islander663756.06%
Other1643320.12%
Native1562214.10%

25.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.02%

Male Poverty Rate

26.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Charlottesville city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Charlottesville city, Virginia is Islander, with 56.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Charlottesville city, Virginia is Native, with 14.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.51%.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.06%
High School22.78%
Some College15.00%
Bachelors or Greater9.70%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.85%
Male Unemployed34.07%
Female Employed17.31%
Male Employed10.44%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Income

Charlottesville city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,727$73,526
Families$72,855$96,442
Married Families$91,497$
Non Families$36,178$51,056

Charlottesville city, Virginia Marital Status

Charlottesville city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.6%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Charlottesville city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans by War

1,913

Number of Veterans

1,747

Male Veterans

166

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam585
First Gulf War424
Second Gulf War357
Korea170
World War II81

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74591
75+394
55 to 64380
35 to 54331
18 to 34217

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3274.79%
Black5518.37%
2 or More232.56%
Hispanic171.05%
Indian1210.53%

Charlottesville city, Virginia Veterans by Education

7.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Charlottesville city, Virginia Employment Status

Charlottesville city, Virginia Employment by Age

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Charlottesville city, Virginia Employment by Race

Charlottesville city, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Charlottesville city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Charlottesville434354691234778.01%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990