Charlottesville city

Charlottesville, VA: What you need to know

Home to Thomas Jefferson’s architectural masterpiece, Monticello, and the University of Virginia, Charlottesville is filled with an impressive collection of historic buildings that transport visitors to the past, while the city’s fine restaurants, unique shops, orchards and vineyards provide a glimpse of the future. Nearby Shenandoah National Park offers breathtaking views and spectacular hiking.

Charlottesville, VA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 45,084
Median Age 30
Median Household Income $49,775
Median Home Price $285,300
Walkscore 57

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Charlottesville, VA Demographics

Median Population in Charlottesville, VA

Median Age 29.8%
Age 18 Over 84.7%
Age 21 Over 75%
Age 62 Over 11.9%
Age 65 Over 9.2%

Race in Charlottesville, VA

  Ethnicity White 70.7%
  Ethnicity Black 19.2%
  Ethnicity Asian 6.7%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 5%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 0.3%

Population By Gender in Charlottesville, VA

  Male 48.3%
  Female 51.7%

Language in Charlottesville, VA

  English Only 85.7%
  English Other 14.3%

Economics in Charlottesville, VA

  Median Household Income $49,775
  Median Home Price $285,300
  Homes Owned 56.4%
  Homes Rent 43.6%
  Median Property Rent $998

 
COMMUTE TIME: 18.2 MINUTES
in Charlottesville, VA

Commute Types in Charlottesville, VA

  Walked 12.6%
  Worked at Home 6.1%
  Public Transportation 8.6%
  Other Means 5.3%
  Drove Alone 60.1%
  Carpooled 7.4%

57/100
WALK SCORE
for Charlottesville, VA

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 110
In Charlottesville, VA

 
5% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Charlottesville, VA