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Fredericksburg city, Virginia (County); Radford city, Virginia (County); Nelson County, Virginia

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Fredericksburg city, Virginia (County)
Radford city, Virginia (County)
Nelson County, Virginia
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 29,036 18,249 14,930
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 29,036 18,249 14,930
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 24,178 16,395 15,015
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 20.1% 11.3% -0.6%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 24,286 16,408 15,020
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.7%
3.5%
4.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.2%
12.5%
17.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
11.9%
9.4%
28.2%
Female persons, percent
53.8%
52.9%
51.7%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
67.5%
85.8%
85.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
24.1%
9.3%
11.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.8%
0.3%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
3.1%
2.1%
0.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Z
Z
Two or More Races, percent
4.3%
2.5%
2.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
10.9%
3.0%
4.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
59.1%
83.4%
81.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 2,021 768 1,222
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 8.7% 2.5% 3.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 12,098 6,521 10,240
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 36.2% 49.2% 74.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $346,500 $164,600 $243,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,955 $1,302 $1,458
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $517 $382 $374
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,183 $777 $698
Building permits, 2019 274 24 46
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 10,582 5,438 6,445
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.44 2.68 2.28
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 72.1% 74.0% 92.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 12.1% 4.9% 4.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 92.4% 86.2% 84.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 83.5% 78.0% 64.8%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 89.7% 90.0% 85.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 42.1% 39.1% 32.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 9.2% 10.1% 7.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.5%
8.5%
13.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 70.4% 51.8% 59.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 64.2% 52.8% 54.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 179,473 35,953 6,419
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 789,180 40,372 D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 56,950 712,021 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 95,345 84,560 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,074,978 105,816 115,108
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $39,366 $6,342 $7,763
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 29.3 17.8 30.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $63,274 $36,743 $62,446
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $34,722 $20,760 $36,002
Persons in poverty, percent
14.5%
30.4%
12.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 1,391 305 367
Total employment, 2018 20,185 4,207 3,326
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 868,974 148,702 101,206
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 0.3% -1.4% 1.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 2,172 698 1,286
All firms, 2012 2,635 705 1,587
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,124 418 927
Women-owned firms, 2012 952 200 463
Minority-owned firms, 2012 544 35 97
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,787 612 1,431
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 247 70 131
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,041 565 1,350
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2,326.2 1,662.1 31.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 10.44 9.87 470.86
FIPS Code 51630 51750 51125
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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