Living in Colonial Heights, VA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Colonial Heights, Virginia Info Snack

Population
17,428
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
12.1%
Median Home
$171,700
Median Income
$54,550
Median Rent
$1,038

Colonial Heights SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Colonial Heights, VA Crime Report

791
Total Crimes
4,445.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
79.50%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Colonial Heights
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 791 4,445.6 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 71 399.0 208.0 366.7
Murder 1 5.6 5.0 5.0
Robbery 6 33.7 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 44 247.3 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 720 4,046.5 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 37 207.9 162.8 340.5
Larceny 663 3,726.2 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 20 112.4 120.3 219.9

Colonial Heights, VA Cost Of Living

97
Colonial Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Colonial Heights Virginia National Average
Overall 97 107 100
Services 104 99 100
Groceries 90 96 100
Health 102 97 100
Housing 94 130 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 100 100 100

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Map Of Colonial Heights, VA

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Population over time in Colonial Heights

Year Population % Change
2019 17,428 -0.9%
2018 17,593 0.1%
2017 17,582 0.2%
2016 17,554 0.2%
2015 17,515 -0.2%
2014 17,542 0.3%
2013 17,481 0.3%
2012 17,426 -0.1%
2011 17,439 -0.2%
2010 17,472 -

Race / Ethnicity in Colonial Heights

White
72.3% (12,604)
African American
14.6% (2,552)
American Indian
0.3% (50)
Asian
4.2% (724)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (33)
Two Or More
2.5% (442)
Hispanic
5.9% (1,023)
Race Colonial Heights VA USA
White 72.3% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 14.6% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.9% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Colonial Heights

Female
53.8% (9,368)
Male
46.2% (8,059)
Gender Colonial Heights VA USA
Female 53.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Colonial Heights for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (871)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (871)
High School / GED
31.0% (5,402)
Some College
24.0% (4,182)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,742)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (2,962)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,045)
Professional Degree
1.0% (174)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (174)
Education Colonial Heights VA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Colonial Heights, Virginia

Less than $10,000
8.0% (138,710)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (54,988)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.8% (171,159)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (205,588)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (240,762)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (307,144)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (219,707)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.0% (261,816)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (79,758)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (63,162)
Income Colonial Heights VA USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.0% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 10.9% 7.7%

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