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Charles City County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2019: 7,081 (all rural); it was 6,926 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,531
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 917
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,266
Renter-occupied apartments: 507 (it was 404 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

33%

Land area: 183 sq. mi.

Water area: 21.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 39 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Charles City County: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (13.8%), Manufacturing (13.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.3%), Retail trade (11.1%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 79%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Charles City County, VA (2019)
    • 3,24045.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,96141.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4416.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 2093.0%Two or more races
    • 1361.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 620.9%Asian alone
    • 200.3%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

51.2 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years
Males: 3,465  (48.9%)
Females: 3,616  (51.1%)
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Average household size:
Charles City County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,919 ($42,745 in 1999)
This county:

$58,919
Virginia:

$76,456

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $622 (lower quartile is $345, upper quartile is $915)
This county:

$622
State:

$1091


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $177,552 (it was $84,000 in 2000)
Charles City:

$177,552
Virginia:

$288,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $114,557 - $266,573

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $280,129
Here:

$280,129
State:

$377,025

Townhouses or other attached units: $255,382
Here:

$255,382
State:

$384,010

Mobile homes: $134,766
Here:

$134,766
State:

$76,756

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,290
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $375

Institutionalized population: 0

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 17
  • Auto thefts: 2
Charles City County, VA map from a distance

Health of residents in Charles City County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
72.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
43.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
55.1% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
74.4% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 199 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 46 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 1998: 49 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 1999: 30 buildings, average cost: $101,500
  • 2000: 44 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2001: 42 buildings, average cost: $126,400
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2003: 35 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2004: 44 buildings, average cost: $172,300
  • 2005: 41 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2006: 38 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2008: 30 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2009: 24 buildings, average cost: $122,400
  • 2010: 43 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2011: 27 buildings, average cost: $145,800
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $166,100
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $221,100
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $161,400
  • 2015: 14 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2016: 17 buildings, average cost: $183,700
  • 2017: 24 buildings, average cost: $162,400
  • 2018: 17 buildings, average cost: $164,000
  • 2019: 19 buildings, average cost: $183,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Charles City, VA residents
Average permit cost in Charles City, VA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,236 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,052 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Charles City, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Charles City, VA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Charles City, VA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.4%
Charles City County:

12.4%
Virginia:

9.9%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.0% for Black residents, 7.1% for American Indian residents, 23.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 51.2 years old
(Males: 50.3 years old, Females: 52.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.9 years old, Black residents: 52.7 years old, American Indian residents: 55.5 years old, Asian residents: 55.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 41.4 years old, Other race residents: 38.3 years old)

Area name: Richmond, VA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Charles City County is $678 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $757 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1010 a month.

Cities in this county include: Charles City.

Charles City County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

2018 air pollution in Charles City County:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.00 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.029 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.000 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Alameda County, California , Campbell County , Carter County, Missouri , Cedar County, Missouri , Giles County , Mississippi County, Missouri .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
Virginia:

4.6%

Unemployment by year in Charles City, VA
County total employment by year in Charles City, VA
County average yearly wages by year in Charles City, VA

Current college students: 240
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 138 (33.4% naturalized citizens)

Charles City County:

2.0%
Whole state:

12.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 182010 or later
  • 382000 to 2009
  • 291990 to 1999
  • 251980 to 1989
  • 151970 to 1979
  • 26Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 22.4%

Charles City County marital status for males Charles City County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,754
  • One, attached: 20
  • 3 or 4: 5
  • 5 to 9: 23
  • 10 to 19: 35
  • 50 or more: 8
  • Mobile homes: 530

Housing units in Charles City County with a mortgage: 1,432 (20 second mortgage, 129 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,034

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

67.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Charles City County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,3123
Mainline Protestant1,1125
Black Protestant1161
None3,716-
Charles City County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Charles City County:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Charles City County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Charles City County:

14.4%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Charles City County:

33.4%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.5%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Charles City County:

Average size of farms: 326 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $71,343
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $292.64
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.55%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $73,950
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 58.69%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.33%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $85,628
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.68%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.39
Corn for grain: 5011 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5746 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1598 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 7871 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 38 acres

Earthquake activity:

Charles City County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 61.4 miles away from Charles City County center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.6 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 64.3 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 230.4 miles away from Charles City County center
On 8/24/2011 at 00:04:36, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML) earthquake occurred 62.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Virginia Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4512-VA: April 2, 2020, FEMA Id: 4512, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Virginia Hurricane Florence, Incident Period: September 8, 2018 - September 21, 2018, FEMA Id: 4401, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 01, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3359: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3359, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to August 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4024: September 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 4024, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms and Flooding, Including Severe Storms and Flooding Associated with Tropical Depression Ernesto, Incident Period: August 29, 2006 to September 07, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1661: September 22, 2006, FEMA Id: 1661, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3240: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes Associated with Tropical Depression Gaston, Incident Period: August 30, 2004 to September 08, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1544: September 03, 2004, FEMA Id: 1544, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • Virginia Hurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to October 01, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1491: September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: 1491, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1318: February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Virginia Hurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 13, 1999 to September 26, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1293: September 18, 1999, FEMA Id: 1293, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Charles City County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Charles City

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,163 (73.8%)
  • Carpooled: 112 (7.1%)
  • Bus: 38 (2.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 48 (3.0%)
  • Walked: 82 (5.2%)
  • Worked at home: 132 (8.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Germany (27%)
  • Philippines (11%)
  • Mexico (11%)
  • Russia (8%)
  • Cuba (7%)
  • Jamaica (7%)
  • Canada (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Charles City County


  • American (11%)
  • English (6%)
  • German (3%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • African (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $57,676.

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,380 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Virginia average:

9.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.55% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($48,380 average AGI)
0.67% relocated from other states ($6,675 average AGI)
Charles City County:

0.67%
Virginia average:

3.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Henrico County, VA  1.17% ($44,714 average AGI)
from New Kent County, VA  0.84% ($39,880)
from James City County, VA  0.77% ($57,870)
from Chesterfield County, VA  0.70% ($52,238)


5.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Virginia average:

9.76%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.64% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($36,172 average AGI)
0.90% relocated to other states ($7,154 average AGI)
Charles City County:

0.90%
Virginia average:

3.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Henrico County, VA  1.74% ($36,423 average AGI)
to New Kent County, VA  0.83% ($36,680)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.0

Births per 1000 population in Charles City County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Charles City County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Charles City County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Charles City County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Charles City County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Charles City County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Charles City County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Charles City County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Charles City County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,257 (984 aged, 273 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 201 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Charles City County, Virginia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (21)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,082
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,264

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 28

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,081
  • Male householders: 1,548 (497 living alone), Female householders: 1,384 (424 living alone)
  • 1,345 spouses (1,339 opposite-sex spouses), 176 unmarried partners, (169 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,801 children (1,661 natural, 63 adopted, 77 stepchildren), 247 grandchildren, 74 brothers or sisters, 122 parents, 25 foster children, 173 other relatives, 195 non-relatives

Size of family households: 1,072 2-persons, 416 3-persons, 254 4-persons, 85 5-persons, 46 6-persons, 22 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 921 1-person, 103 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 2 5-persons.

580 married couples with children.
277 single-parent households (105 men, 172 women).

97.0% of residents of Charles City speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $33,905,000 ($4,762 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,016,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $18,535,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $6,568,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $750,000
Federal grants: $6,643,000
Federal procurement contracts: $262,000 ($55,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,146,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,251,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,792,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 371
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 361
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +10
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +183
Here:

+26 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Charles City County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.04 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.4

Year house built in Charles City County, Virginia
  • Year house built in Charles City County, Virginia
  • 1682014 or later
  • 692010 to 2013
  • 4892000 to 2009
  • 7071990 to 1999
  • 4971980 to 1989
  • 5151970 to 1979
  • 3601960 to 1969
  • 2401950 to 1959
  • 1321940 to 1949
  • 2281939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Charles City County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Charles City County, Virginia
  • 71 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 1804 rooms
  • 4845 rooms
  • 6726 rooms
  • 4537 rooms
  • 2708 rooms
  • 3329+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
  • 01 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 333 rooms
  • 1394 rooms
  • 1005 rooms
  • 576 rooms
  • 547 rooms
  • 448 rooms
  • 219+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Charles City County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Charles City County, Virginia
  • 7no bedroom
  • 641 bedroom
  • 3872 bedrooms
  • 1,5493 bedrooms
  • 3234 bedrooms
  • 1065+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
  • 7no bedroom
  • 631 bedroom
  • 1522 bedrooms
  • 1853 bedrooms
  • 564 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Charles City County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Charles City County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Charles City County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 124no vehicle
  • 4391 vehicle
  • 8162 vehicles
  • 5023 vehicles
  • 3394 vehicles
  • 2675+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Charles City County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Charles City County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 88no vehicle
  • 1451 vehicle
  • 1342 vehicles
  • 573 vehicles
  • 454 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles

93.2% of Charles City County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Virginia.

Charles City County:

93.2%
State average:

84.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 5,769
  • Other state: 1,121
  • Northeast: 326
  • Midwest: 206
  • South: 510
  • West: 77
Year householders moved into unit in Charles City County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Charles City County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 73.5%Electricity
  • 9.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.2%Wood
  • 1.1%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.3%Electricity
  • 14.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.4%Utility gas
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 77
Here:

15.5%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 64
Here:

24.7%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 42
Here:

23.0%
Virginia:

20.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Charles City County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $115,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $99,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Sewerage: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,191,000
    Police Protection: $866,000
    General Public Buildings: $803,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $747,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $624,000
    Financial Administration: $510,000
    Central Staff Services: $458,000
    Parks and Recreation: $453,000
    Water Utilities: $368,000
    General - Other: $334,000
    Correctional Institutions: $277,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $246,000
    Housing and Community Development: $243,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $141,000
    Sewerage: $134,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Health - Other: $112,000
    Libraries: $71,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $66,000
    Corrections - Other: $26,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $66,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $227,000
    Other: $77,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,280,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,217,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,452,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,389,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $288,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $211,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $191,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $114,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $71,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $520,000
    Water Utilities: $72,000
    Sewerage: $32,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    General - Other: $10,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,301,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $61,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $406,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $5,093,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,010,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $301,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,716,000

Charles City County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $115,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $99,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Sewerage: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,191,000
    Police Protection: $866,000
    General Public Buildings: $803,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $747,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $624,000
    Financial Administration: $510,000
    Central Staff Services: $458,000
    Parks and Recreation: $453,000
    Water Utilities: $368,000
    General - Other: $334,000
    Correctional Institutions: $277,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $246,000
    Housing and Community Development: $243,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $141,000
    Sewerage: $134,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Health - Other: $112,000
    Libraries: $71,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $66,000
    Corrections - Other: $26,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $66,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $227,000
    Other: $77,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,280,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,217,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,452,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,389,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $288,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $211,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $191,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $114,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $71,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $520,000
    Water Utilities: $72,000
    Sewerage: $32,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    General - Other: $10,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,301,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $61,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $406,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $5,093,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,010,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $301,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,716,000

Charles City County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $115,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $99,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Sewerage: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,191,000
    Police Protection: $866,000
    General Public Buildings: $803,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $747,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $624,000
    Financial Administration: $510,000
    Central Staff Services: $458,000
    Parks and Recreation: $453,000
    Water Utilities: $368,000
    General - Other: $334,000
    Correctional Institutions: $277,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $246,000
    Housing and Community Development: $243,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $141,000
    Sewerage: $134,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Health - Other: $112,000
    Libraries: $71,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $66,000
    Corrections - Other: $26,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $66,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $227,000
    Other: $77,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,280,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,217,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,452,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,389,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $288,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $211,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $191,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $114,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $71,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $520,000
    Water Utilities: $72,000
    Sewerage: $32,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    General - Other: $10,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,301,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $61,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $406,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $5,093,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,010,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $301,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,716,000

Charles City County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $115,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $99,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Sewerage: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,191,000
    Police Protection: $866,000
    General Public Buildings: $803,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $747,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $624,000
    Financial Administration: $510,000
    Central Staff Services: $458,000
    Parks and Recreation: $453,000
    Water Utilities: $368,000
    General - Other: $334,000
    Correctional Institutions: $277,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $246,000
    Housing and Community Development: $243,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $141,000
    Sewerage: $134,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Health - Other: $112,000
    Libraries: $71,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $66,000
    Corrections - Other: $26,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $66,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $227,000
    Other: $77,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,280,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,217,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,452,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,389,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $288,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $211,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $191,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $114,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $71,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $520,000
    Water Utilities: $72,000
    Sewerage: $32,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    General - Other: $10,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,301,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $61,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $406,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $5,093,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,010,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $301,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,716,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 159
  • Number of aged recipients: 25
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 134
  • Number of recipients under 18: 19
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 97
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 43
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 71
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 61

Charles City County on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"