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Danville, VA: What you need to know

Looking to move to Danville, VA? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Danville, VA real estate. 

Danville is located in south-central Virginia. This once tobacco and textile powerhouse is named a Top Digital City in America by The Center for Digital Government and Digital Communities. Mixing technology and history, Danville's business climate and downtown received a face-lift with renovated facades and buildings, such as Gretna and North Theaters, new businesses and ongoing support of community activities.


Danville, VA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 42,450
Median Age 42
Median Household Income $32,315
Median Home Price $88,600
Walkscore 27

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Schools in Danville, VA

  • Averett University in Danville, VA
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    Education in Danville, VA

    Public schools, a four-year university and a community college, plus other professional programs available.

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Danville, VA Demographics

Median Population in Danville, VA

Median Age 41.8%
Age 18 Over 78.3%
Age 21 Over 74.4%
Age 62 Over 23.6%
Age 65 Over 19.3%

Race in Danville, VA

  Ethnicity White 46.2%
  Ethnicity Black 48.7%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 1.7%

Population By Gender in Danville, VA

  Male 45.7%
  Female 54.3%

Language in Danville, VA

  English Only 94.8%
  English Other 5.2%

Economics in Danville, VA

  Median Household Income $32,315
  Median Home Price $88,600
  Homes Owned 46%
  Homes Rent 54%
  Median Property Rent $601

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Commute Types in Danville, VA

  Walked 2%
  Worked at Home 2.1%
  Public Transportation 2.2%
  Other Means 1.2%
  Drove Alone 82.1%
  Carpooled 10.4%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 23
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