Charlottesville, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Charlottesville, Virginia Info Snack

Population
47,096
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
24.1%
Median Home
$299,600
Median Income
$59,471
Median Rent
$1,142

Charlottesville SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Charlottesville, VA Crime Report

1,281
Total Crimes
2,643.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
6.75%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Charlottesville
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,281 2,643.8 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 157 324.0 208.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 5.0
Robbery 22 45.4 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 103 212.6 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 1,124 2,319.8 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 122 251.8 162.8 340.5
Larceny 924 1,907.0 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 78 161.0 120.3 219.9

Charlottesville, VA Cost Of Living

112
Charlottesville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Charlottesville Virginia National Average
Overall 112 107 100
Services 109 99 100
Groceries 97 96 100
Health 100 97 100
Housing 139 130 100
Transportation 76 90 100
Utilities 101 100 100

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Rankings for Charlottesville in Virginia

Map Of Charlottesville, VA

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Population over time in Charlottesville

Year Population % Change
2019 47,096 0.1%
2018 47,042 1.2%
2017 46,487 2.1%
2016 45,538 1.0%
2015 45,084 1.3%
2014 44,505 1.9%
2013 43,663 1.0%
2012 43,223 1.1%
2011 42,758 1.2%
2010 42,267 -

Race / Ethnicity in Charlottesville

White
65.7% (30,961)
African American
18.7% (8,793)
American Indian
0.2% (102)
Asian
7.1% (3,327)
Hawaiian
0.1% (31)
Other
0.1% (58)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,235)
Hispanic
5.5% (2,589)
Race Charlottesville VA USA
White 65.7% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 18.7% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 7.1% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.5% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Charlottesville

Female
51.6% (24,308)
Male
48.4% (22,788)
Gender Charlottesville VA USA
Female 51.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Charlottesville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,883)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,354)
High School / GED
17.0% (8,006)
Some College
16.0% (7,535)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,883)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (12,244)
Master's Degree
16.0% (7,535)
Professional Degree
6.0% (2,825)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (2,825)
Education Charlottesville VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Charlottesville, Virginia

Less than $10,000
11.5% (542,627)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (211,232)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (368,328)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (330,888)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (612,953)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (674,679)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (506,705)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.9% (700,735)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.3% (296,231)
$200,000 or more
9.9% (465,217)
Income Charlottesville VA USA
Less than $10,000 11.5% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.9% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.3% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 9.9% 10.9% 7.7%

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