Charlottesville, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Charlottesville, Virginia Info Snack

Population
47,217
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
23.1%
Median Home
$329,100
Median Income
$59,598
Median Rent
$1,188

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

1,105
Total Crimes
2,318.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-1.20%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Charlottesville
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,105 2,318.0 1,665.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 189 396.5 208.7 387.8
Murder 5 10.5 6.1 6.5
Robbery 28 58.7 34.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 131 274.8 141.7 279.7
Property Crime 916 1,921.5 1,456.4 1,958.2
Burglary 79 165.7 133.5 314.2
Larceny 765 1,604.7 1,196.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 72 151.0 126.3 246.0

Charlottesville, VA Cost Of Living

111
Charlottesville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Charlottesville Virginia National Average
Overall 111 106 100
Services 108 99 100
Groceries 101 98 100
Health 106 98 100
Housing 137 131 100
Transportation 89 93 100
Utilities 101 96 100

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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
2020 47,217 0.4%
2019 47,042 1.2%
2018 46,487 2.1%
2017 45,538 1.0%
2016 45,084 1.3%
2015 44,505 1.9%
2014 43,663 1.0%
2013 43,223 1.1%
2012 42,758 1.2%
2011 42,267 -

Race / Ethnicity in Charlottesville

White
65.6% (30,973)
African American
18.5% (8,716)
American Indian
0.3% (122)
Asian
7.0% (3,313)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.3% (157)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,308)
Hispanic
5.6% (2,623)
Race Charlottesville VA USA
White 65.6% 61.2% 60.1%
African American 18.5% 18.7% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 7.0% 6.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.8% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.6% 9.5% 18.2%

Gender in Charlottesville

Female
52.0% (24,571)
Male
48.0% (22,646)
Gender Charlottesville VA USA
Female 52.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Charlottesville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (944)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,833)
High School / GED
17.0% (8,026)
Some College
14.0% (6,610)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (2,360)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (12,748)
Master's Degree
16.0% (7,554)
Professional Degree
6.0% (2,833)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (3,305)
Education Charlottesville VA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Charlottesville, Virginia

Less than $10,000
11.5% (543,093)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (181,198)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.5% (399,289)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (386,238)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (535,313)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (649,503)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (579,232)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.2% (670,835)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (353,863)
$200,000 or more
9.0% (423,130)
Income Charlottesville VA USA
Less than $10,000 11.5% 4.8% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 3.3% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.5% 7.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.2% 17.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 9.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 9.0% 11.6% 8.3%

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