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Charles City County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2014: 7,023 (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: 38 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Charles City County: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (31.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (21.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (17.6%), Construction (11.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 18%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Charles City County, Virginia:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (48.4%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (40.5%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (6.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.2%)
Median resident age:  46.0 years
Virginia median age:  37.0 years
Males: 3,452  (49.2%)
Females: 3,571  (50.8%)
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Average household size:
Charles City County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,487 ($42,745 in 1999)

This county:

$47487
Virginia:

$62666

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $616 (lower quartile is $432, upper quartile is $949)
This county:

$616
State:

$922


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $144,304 (it was $84,000 in 2000)
Charles City:

$144,304
Virginia:

$239,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $90,118 - $239,005
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,078
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $328

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
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $876 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $879 (0.7%)

Charles City County household income distribution in 2009 Charles City County home values distribution Charles City County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.8%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.2% for Black residents, 1.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.6% for American Indian residents, 5.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.2%
Charles City County:

12.2%
Virginia:

11.7%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Black residents, 1.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.3% for American Indian residents, 5.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 47 years old
(Males: 47 years old, Females: 48 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48 years old, Black residents: 48 years old, American Indian residents: 47 years old, Asian residents: 73 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19 years old, Other race residents: 68 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

2012 air pollution in Charles City County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.031 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.1 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.001 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 September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 240
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 65.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 87 (48% naturalized citizens)

Charles City County:

1.3%
Whole state:

8.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 10
  • 1990 to 1994: 11
  • 1985 to 1989: 20
  • 1980 to 1984: 5
  • 1975 to 1979: 6
  • 1970 to 1974: 9
  • 1970 to 1974: 13
  • 1965 to 1969: 13

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: 2,264
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 12
  • 3 or 4: 15
  • 5 to 9: 18
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 568

Housing units in Charles City County with a mortgage: 936 (134 second mortgage, 136 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 601

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Charles City County

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 slightly below Virginia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.6 miles away from Charles City County center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.8 miles away from the county center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 54.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 213.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 71.3 miles away from Charles City County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 337.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • VirginiaSevere Storms and Flooding, Including Severe Storms and Flooding Associated with Tropical Depression Ernesto, Incident Period: August 29, 2006 to September 7, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1661): September 22, 2006, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1661, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • VirginiaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3240): September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes Associated with Tropical Depression Gaston, Incident Period: August 30, 2004 to September 8, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1544): September 3, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1544, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • VirginiaHurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to October 1, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1491): September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1491, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaWinter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1318): February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • VirginiaHurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 13, 1999 to September 26, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1293): September 18, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1293, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaHurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 5, 1996 to September 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1135): September 6, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1135, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaBlizzard, Incident Period: January 6, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1086): January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1086, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • VirginiaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 14, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3112): March 25, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3112, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • VirginiaDrought, Incident Period: July 23, 1977, Emergency Declared (EM-3046): July 23, 1977, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3046, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Charles City County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • United Kingdom (23%)
  • Ethiopia (23%)
  • Brazil (21%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Netherlands (7%)
  • Nigeria (7%)
  • Jamaica (7%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Charles City County (%):

  • United States or American (15%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (3%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • European (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Charles City County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,681 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 484 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 22 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 25 (1%)
  • Other means: 39 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 100 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,726.

6.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,077 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Virginia average:

9.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.72% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($26,451 average AGI)
0.88% relocated from other states ($4,626 average AGI)
Charles City County:

0.88%
Virginia average:

3.74%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Henrico County, VA  1.69% ($32,140 average AGI)
from New Kent County, VA  0.88% ($26,769)
from Chesterfield County, VA  0.61% ($33,278)
from Richmond city, VA  0.44% ($25,000)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,886 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Virginia average:

9.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.24% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($29,449 average AGI)
0.75% relocated to other states ($3,438 average AGI)
Charles City County:

0.75%
Virginia average:

3.60%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Henrico County, VA  1.36% ($33,875 average AGI)
to Richmond city, VA  0.65% ($25,842)
to James City County, VA  0.54% ($31,938)
to New Kent County, VA  0.54% ($37,750)
to Chesterfield County, VA  0.44% ($25,231)
to Hanover County, VA  0.34% ($52,800)

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 2014: 10.3

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 live births in Charles City County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Charles City County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population 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 hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Charles City County, Virginia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (92)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (89)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (50)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (35)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (33)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (29)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (28)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (28)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (25)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (24)

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: 1081.610
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1264.220

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 28.09

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14.05
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,256
  • In family households: 6,228 (1,392 male householders, 715 female householders)
    1,485 spouses, 1,768 children (1,613 natural, 61 adopted, 94 stepchildren), 360 grandchildren, 93 brothers or sisters, 68 parents, 134 other relatives, 163 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,028 (471 male householders (379 living alone)), 377 female householders (318 living alone)), 180 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 1,007 2-persons, 530 3-persons, 362 4-persons, 131 5-persons, 44 6-persons, 33 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 697 1-person, 133 2-persons, 13 3-persons, 4 5-persons, 1 6-persons.

859 married couples with children.
357 single-parent households (105 men, 252 women).

97.4% of residents of Charles City County speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (81% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $33,905,000 ($4762 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:

6.0
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 79
  • 2000 to 2004: 570
  • 1990 to 1999: 731
  • 1980 to 1989: 477
  • 1970 to 1979: 550
  • 1960 to 1969: 334
  • 1950 to 1959: 257
  • 1940 to 1949: 94
  • 1939 or earlier: 217
Rooms in houses/apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 23
  • 4 rooms: 169
  • 5 rooms: 625
  • 6 rooms: 616
  • 7 rooms: 415
  • 8 rooms: 200
  • 9+ rooms: 213
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 16
  • 3 rooms: 36
  • 4 rooms: 105
  • 5 rooms: 82
  • 6 rooms: 80
  • 7 rooms: 53
  • 8 rooms: 14
  • 9+ rooms: 9
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Charles City County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 30
  • 2 bedrooms: 435
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,469
  • 4 bedrooms: 259
  • 5+ bedrooms: 73
  • no bedroom: 9
  • 1 bedroom: 48
  • 2 bedrooms: 157
  • 3 bedrooms: 130
  • 4 bedrooms: 53
  • 5+ bedrooms: 7
Cars and other vehicles available in Charles City County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 153
  • 1 vehicle: 437
  • 2 vehicles: 737
  • 3 vehicles: 588
  • 4 vehicles: 245
  • 5+ vehicles: 106
  • no vehicle: 76
  • 1 vehicle: 152
  • 2 vehicles: 119
  • 3 vehicles: 43
  • 4 vehicles: 14
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

75% of Charles City County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 85% lived in Virginia.

Charles City County:

74.6%
State average:

53.8%

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

  • This state: 5742
  • Northeast: 285
  • Midwest: 124
  • South: 585
  • West: 31

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $272,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Charles City County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (54.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (27.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.2%)
  • Wood (7.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (45.3%)
  • Electricity (34.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.6%)
  • Wood (4.5%)
  • Utility gas (3.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 68
Here:

10.0%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 49
Here:

10.5%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 24
Here:

12.3%
Virginia:

20.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Charles City County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $247,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $8,828,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,237,000
    Parks & Recreation: $609,000
    Police Protection: $532,000
    General - Other: $501,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $493,000
    General Public Buildings: $489,000
    Central Staff Services: $485,000
    Housing & Community Development: $414,000
    Financial Administration: $340,000
    Water Utilities: $265,000
    Solid Waste Management: $229,000
    Corrections - Other: $194,000
    Health Services - Other: $160,000
    Fire Protection: $131,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $96,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $71,000
    Libraries: $60,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,472,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $84,000
    Higher Education: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,404,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000

Charles City County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,738,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $156,000
    All Other: $56,000
    Parks & Recreation: $15,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $474,000
    All Other: $212,000
    Education: $15,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,374,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $346,000
    Rents: $159,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $103,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $4,774,000
    All Other: $1,075,000
    General Support: $706,000
    Public Welfare: $437,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,506,000
    Public Utilities: $234,000
    Total General Sales: $206,000
    NEC: $176,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $153,000

Charles City County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $18,750,000
    Water Utilities: $145,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, Education, NEC: $5,608,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,000,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Elementary & Secondary Education: $5,165,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $18,500,000
    Water Utilities: $141,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,250,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Elementary and Secondary Education: $443,000
    Other, NEC: $70,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000

Charles City County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,644,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $18,750,000

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 Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Charles City County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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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)"