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Chesterfield County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2017: 343,599 (94% urban, 6% rural); it was 259,903 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 72,949
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 16,654
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 75,907
Renter-occupied apartments: 26,077 (it was 17,865 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%

Land area: 426 sq. mi.

Water area: 11.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 807 people per square mile   (very high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Chesterfield County: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (31.7%), Educational, health and social services (16.5%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (12.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 66%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 21%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Chesterfield County, VA (2017)
    • 212,30081.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 79,21130.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 30,38811.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 12,1554.7%Asian alone
    • 7,5792.9%Two or more races
    • 1,3310.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 5850.2%Some other race alone
    • 500.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years
Males: 165,004  (48.0%)
Females: 178,595  (52.0%)
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Average household size:
Chesterfield County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $80,800 ($58,537 in 1999)
This county:

$80,800
Virginia:

$71,535

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $1,011 (lower quartile is $844, upper quartile is $1,236)
This county:

$1011
State:

$1005


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $240,500 (it was $119,300 in 2000)
Chesterfield:

$240,500
Virginia:

$273,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $175,900 - $342,500

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $289,470
Here:

$289,470
State:

$361,495

Townhouses or other attached units: $226,561
Here:

$226,561
State:

$349,009

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $121,180
Here:

$121,180
State:

$253,419

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $153,543
Here:

$153,543
State:

$312,958

Mobile homes: $37,424
Here:

$37,424
State:

$70,345

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,524
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $470

Institutionalized population: 1,658
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1566 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 1998: 1799 buildings, average cost: $104,800
  • 1999: 2028 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2000: 1920 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2001: 2568 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2002: 2503 buildings, average cost: $125,600
  • 2003: 2024 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2004: 2040 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2005: 2188 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2006: 1882 buildings, average cost: $153,900
  • 2007: 1273 buildings, average cost: $164,900
  • 2008: 804 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2009: 635 buildings, average cost: $179,200
  • 2010: 545 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2011: 605 buildings, average cost: $181,900
  • 2012: 786 buildings, average cost: $192,300
  • 2013: 956 buildings, average cost: $201,200
  • 2014: 860 buildings, average cost: $212,100
  • 2015: 1053 buildings, average cost: $212,200
  • 2016: 1330 buildings, average cost: $225,400
  • 2017: 1413 buildings, average cost: $230,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Chesterfield, VA residents
Average permit cost in Chesterfield, VA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,075 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,015 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Chesterfield, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Chesterfield, VA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Chesterfield, VA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.4%
Chesterfield County:

6.4%
Virginia:

10.6%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.2% for Black residents, 7.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.3% for American Indian residents, 16.2% for other race residents, 11.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 39.5 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 40.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.9 years old, Black residents: 34.6 years old, American Indian residents: 35.1 years old, Asian residents: 41.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.5 years old, Other race residents: 32.8 years old)

Area name: Richmond, VA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chesterfield 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: Meadowbrook, Chester, Bon Air, Brandermill, Rockwood, Woodlake, Bellwood, Ettrick, Bensley, Chesterfield Court House.

Chesterfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2018 air pollution in Chesterfield County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.026 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Chesterfield County: Northampton County Landfill (A), Arlington Wharf (B), Twin Cedars Farms (C), Picketts Harbor Farms (D), Yaros Farms (E), Concord Wharf (F), Latimer Siding (G), Taylor Wharf (H), James Wharf (I), Morleys Wharf (J), Hunts Wharf (K), Parsons Siding (L), Picketts Harbor (M), Miles Wharf (N), Plantation (O), Weirwood Fairgrounds (P), Cape Charles Lighthouse (Q), Hog Island Light (R), Kings Creek Landing (S), Miles Wharf (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Northampton Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Chesterfield County include: Allen Church (A), Antioch Church (B), Red Bank Church (C), Bethel Church (D), Bethlehem Temple Mission (E), Saint Marys Church (F), Capeville Church (G), Bethel United Methodist Church (H), Ebenezer Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tomb of Custin (1), Cape Charles Cemetery (2), Whitehead Cemetery (3), Allen Cemetery (4), Holland Cemetery (5), Phillips Place Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Mud Hole (A), Bulls Pond (B), Custis Pond (C), Miller Pond (D), Mears Pond (E), Kellam Pond (F), Smith Pond (G), Longs Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Eyrehall Creek (A), Wilkins Creek (B), Westerhouse Creek (C), Warehouse Creek (D), Walls Landing Creek (E), Upshur Creek (F), Upper Landing Creek (G), Two Mouths Creek (H), Thomas Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Chesterfield County include: Mockhorn Island State Wildlife Management Area (1), Indiantown Recreation Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Myrtle Island Beach (A), Wilkins Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Northumberland County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Virginia:

3.0%

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

Current college students: 13,958
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 39.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 28,845 (52.5% naturalized citizens)

Chesterfield County:

8.4%
Whole state:

12.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 5,3692010 or later
  • 8,0922000 to 2009
  • 6,2131990 to 1999
  • 3,7491980 to 1989
  • 2,2531970 to 1979
  • 2,401Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 45.8%

Chesterfield County marital status for males Chesterfield County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 103,609
  • One, attached: 5,911
  • Two: 672
  • 3 or 4: 2,851
  • 5 to 9: 7,558
  • 10 to 19: 5,139
  • 20 to 49: 1,330
  • 50 or more: 2,121
  • Mobile homes: 1,159
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 26

Housing units in Chesterfield County with a mortgage: 69,679 (1,912 second mortgage, 7,886 home equity loan, 298 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 22,861

Here:

75.8% with mortgage
State:

68.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Chesterfield County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant52,345171
Mainline Protestant34,07452
Catholic22,8615
Other13,16925
Black Protestant2628
Orthodox1031
None193,422-
Chesterfield 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: 43
Chesterfield County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
This county:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 107
Chesterfield County:

3.58 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 180
This county:

6.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Chesterfield County:

8.2%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Chesterfield County:

27.3%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.4%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Chesterfield County:

Average size of farms: 109 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $40,555
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $790.75
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 37.34%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 40.96%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $40,158
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.80%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.83%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $45,542
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.45%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.03
Corn for grain: 499 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 618 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2101 harvested acres
Vegetables: 133 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 18 acres

Tornado activity:

Chesterfield County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 10819497.2 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Chesterfield County-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 85% 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 22.7 miles away from Chesterfield 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 37.0 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 30.3 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 45.2 miles away from the 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 320.0 miles away from Chesterfield 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 217.1 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:

  • 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 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
  • Virginia Hurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 05, 1996 to September 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1135: September 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1135, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1086: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1086, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Virginia Ice Storm, Severe Storm, Flooding, Incident Period: February 08, 1994 to February 12, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1014: March 10, 1994, FEMA Id: 1014, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm, Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Chesterfield County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Droughts: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Chesterfield

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 112,459 (82.3%)
  • Carpooled: 12,075 (8.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 131 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 1,563 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 52 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 1,272 (0.9%)
  • Worked at home: 9,133 (6.7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • El Salvador (14%)
  • Guatemala (10%)
  • India (7%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Vietnam (5%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Philippines (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Chesterfield County


  • American (10%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Chesterfield County, Virginia in 2000:

  • 1,846 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 865 people in nursing homes
  • 375 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 275 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 243 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 225 people in state prisons
  • 142 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 100 people in halfway houses
  • 40 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 37 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 19 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 18 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 13 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Chesterfield County, Virginia in 2010:

  • 2,741 people in college/university student housing
  • 404 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 366 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 295 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 252 people in state prisons
  • 215 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 169 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 114 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 53 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $82,032.

7.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.71%
Virginia average:

9.50%


0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($539 average AGI)
Chesterfield County:

0.06%
Virginia average:

0.18%

5.29% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($35,580 average AGI)
2.36% relocated from other states ($20,114 average AGI)
Chesterfield County:

2.36%
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 Richmond city, VA  1.67% ($46,073 average AGI)
from Henrico County, VA  1.13% ($60,227)
from Petersburg city, VA  0.25% ($37,171)
from Colonial Heights city, VA  0.21% ($39,918)
from Powhatan County, VA  0.16% ($48,944)
from Hopewell city, VA  0.15% ($35,571)
from Prince George County, VA  0.15% ($45,170)


7.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($58,483 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Virginia average:

9.76%


0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($610 average AGI)
Chesterfield County:

0.06%
Virginia average:

0.17%

4.84% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($33,964 average AGI)
2.32% relocated to other states ($23,909 average AGI)
Chesterfield County:

2.32%
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 Richmond city, VA  1.51% ($39,543 average AGI)
to Henrico County, VA  0.84% ($49,942)
to Powhatan County, VA  0.26% ($87,183)
to Petersburg city, VA  0.21% ($29,841)
to Colonial Heights city, VA  0.20% ($37,371)
to Hanover County, VA  0.19% ($66,443)
to Hopewell city, VA  0.14% ($34,755)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.7

Births per 1000 population in Chesterfield County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 4.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 6.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Chesterfield County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2013: 5.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Chesterfield County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Chesterfield County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Chesterfield County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chesterfield County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chesterfield County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chesterfield County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Chesterfield County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 33,755 (27,926 aged, 5,829 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 7,916 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (2,128)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,525)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,169)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (1,114)
  • Unspecified dementia (1,024)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (934)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (858)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (643)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (626)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (608)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,289
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 609
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 67
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 64

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 16
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 55.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 43.0
  • Other - 11.9

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 109.9. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 63.3
  • Poisoning - 24.4
  • Suffocation - 17.6
  • Other - 4.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 343,599
  • In family households: 297,958 (47,521 male householders, 44,238 female householders)
    71,078 spouses, 106,626 children (100,580 natural, 1,596 adopted, 4,450 stepchildren), 7,540 grandchildren, 2,846 brothers or sisters, 5,751 parents, 5,677 other relatives, 6,681 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 41,981 (12,752 male householders (9,241 living alone)), 19,631 female householders (16,637 living alone)), 9,598 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,660

Size of family households: 38,605 2-persons, 21,856 3-persons, 18,476 4-persons, 8,266 5-persons, 3,290 6-persons, 1,266 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 25,878 1-person, 5,292 2-persons, 779 3-persons, 293 4-persons, 43 5-persons, 98 6-persons.

53,557 married couples with children.
19,457 single-parent households (3,301 men, 16,156 women).

88.0% of residents of Chesterfield speak English at home.
6.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $710,045,000 ($2,510 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $104,166,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $406,764,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $108,057,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $522,000
Federal grants: $113,278,000
Federal procurement contracts: $37,930,000 ($27,547,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $43,494,000 ($25,935,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,422,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $404,390,000
Federal Government insurance: $57,718,000

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

Births: 18,325
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 8,286
Here:

29 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,613
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +16,818
Here:

+58 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Chesterfield County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 32.60 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.8
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • Year house built in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • 6,1792014 or later
  • 4,2262010 to 2013
  • 24,6102000 to 2009
  • 22,2131990 to 1999
  • 30,9471980 to 1989
  • 25,6651970 to 1979
  • 8,4311960 to 1969
  • 5,4031950 to 1959
  • 1,2631940 to 1949
  • 1,4391939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Chesterfield County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • 01 room
  • 2152 rooms
  • 5103 rooms
  • 1,5484 rooms
  • 9,8755 rooms
  • 14,6906 rooms
  • 14,7267 rooms
  • 17,9978 rooms
  • 32,9799+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • 4441 room
  • 2,0592 rooms
  • 3,6793 rooms
  • 8,7144 rooms
  • 5,6145 rooms
  • 5,2796 rooms
  • 2,4297 rooms
  • 1,3298 rooms
  • 2,0559+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Chesterfield County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 5901 bedroom
  • 5,1772 bedrooms
  • 34,9613 bedrooms
  • 39,4524 bedrooms
  • 12,3605+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chesterfield County, Virginia
  • 589no bedroom
  • 5,4571 bedroom
  • 10,8362 bedrooms
  • 9,9923 bedrooms
  • 4,0124 bedrooms
  • 7165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Chesterfield County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chesterfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chesterfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 646no vehicle
  • 17,9771 vehicle
  • 41,1472 vehicles
  • 19,9123 vehicles
  • 9,4084 vehicles
  • 3,4505+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chesterfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chesterfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,843no vehicle
  • 13,3901 vehicle
  • 10,9762 vehicles
  • 3,7353 vehicles
  • 5154 vehicles
  • 1435+ vehicles

86.6% of Chesterfield County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Virginia.

Chesterfield County:

86.6%
State average:

84.7%

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

  • This state: 191,143
  • Other state: 118,527
  • Northeast: 41,658
  • Midwest: 19,624
  • South: 46,838
  • West: 10,407
Year householders moved into unit in Chesterfield County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chesterfield County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.5%Electricity
  • 30.5%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 73.2%Electricity
  • 22.5%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4,109
Here:

11.5%
Virginia:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,349
Here:

6.5%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,592
Here:

10.5%
Virginia:

19.8%

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

Chesterfield County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $811,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $811,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $102,979,000
  • Charges - Other: $59,570,000
    Sewerage: $43,675,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $8,972,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,089,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,592,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,696,000
    Air Transportation: $742,000
    Parks and Recreation: $538,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $22,875,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,948,000
    Water Utilities: $9,920,000
    Sewerage: $6,754,000
    General Public Buildings: $5,264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,923,000
    Libraries: $3,829,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,419,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,214,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,114,000
    Financial Administration: $1,725,000
    Police Protection: $1,143,000
    Central Staff Services: $661,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $557,000
    Correctional Institutions: $219,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $552,032,000
    Health - Other: $96,446,000
    Police Protection: $65,972,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,103,000
    Correctional Institutions: $27,352,000
    Financial Administration: $27,221,000
    Water Utilities: $26,146,000
    Sewerage: $19,922,000
    Housing and Community Development: $17,270,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,729,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,930,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,965,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,592,000
    General - Other: $8,643,000
    Libraries: $7,546,000
    General Public Buildings: $6,557,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,867,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,774,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,914,000
    Regular Highways: $2,190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,317,000
    Air Transportation: $541,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $468,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $26,975,000
    Benefit Payments: $12,821,000
    Corporate Stocks: $12,079,000
    Total Other Securities: $9,479,000
    Other Investments - Other: $1,871,000
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $537,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,827,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,274,000
    Other: $620,000
    Air Transportation: $28,000
    Natural Resources: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,315,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $10,259,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,714,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $3,292,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,249,000
    Other - Health - Other: $728,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $10,965,000
    Education: $3,203,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $455,220,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,195,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $252,045,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,020,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,410,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $48,591,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,900,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,081,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $50,200,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,087,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,611,000
    Rents: $2,287,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,812,000
    Special Assessments: $1,547,000
    Sale of Property: $580,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,837,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,243,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Financial Administration: $3,292,000
    Water Utilities: $1,903,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,015,000
    Libraries: $445,000
    Health - Other: $433,000
    Solid Waste Management: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $277,000
    Sewerage: $190,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Correctional Institutions: $26,000
    Housing and Community Development: $13,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,046,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,294,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,841,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $337,209,000
    General Local Government Support: $65,713,000
    Other: $29,571,000
    Health and Hospitals: $19,424,000
    Public Welfare: $14,246,000
    Highways: $11,418,000
    Water Utilities: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $402,317,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $46,095,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,742,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,275,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,868,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $7,680,000
    Other License: $5,505,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,931,000
    Other: $1,771,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $557,959,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,497,000

Chesterfield County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $811,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $811,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $102,979,000
  • Charges - Other: $59,570,000
    Sewerage: $43,675,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $8,972,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,089,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,592,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,696,000
    Air Transportation: $742,000
    Parks and Recreation: $538,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $22,875,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,948,000
    Water Utilities: $9,920,000
    Sewerage: $6,754,000
    General Public Buildings: $5,264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,923,000
    Libraries: $3,829,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,419,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,214,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,114,000
    Financial Administration: $1,725,000
    Police Protection: $1,143,000
    Central Staff Services: $661,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $557,000
    Correctional Institutions: $219,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $552,032,000
    Health - Other: $96,446,000
    Police Protection: $65,972,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,103,000
    Correctional Institutions: $27,352,000
    Financial Administration: $27,221,000
    Water Utilities: $26,146,000
    Sewerage: $19,922,000
    Housing and Community Development: $17,270,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,729,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,930,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,965,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,592,000
    General - Other: $8,643,000
    Libraries: $7,546,000
    General Public Buildings: $6,557,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,867,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,774,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,914,000
    Regular Highways: $2,190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,317,000
    Air Transportation: $541,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $468,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $26,975,000
    Benefit Payments: $12,821,000
    Corporate Stocks: $12,079,000
    Total Other Securities: $9,479,000
    Other Investments - Other: $1,871,000
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $537,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,827,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,274,000
    Other: $620,000
    Air Transportation: $28,000
    Natural Resources: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,315,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $10,259,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,714,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $3,292,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,249,000
    Other - Health - Other: $728,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $10,965,000
    Education: $3,203,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $455,220,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,195,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $252,045,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,020,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,410,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $48,591,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,900,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,081,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $50,200,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,087,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,611,000
    Rents: $2,287,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,812,000
    Special Assessments: $1,547,000
    Sale of Property: $580,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,837,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,243,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Financial Administration: $3,292,000
    Water Utilities: $1,903,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,015,000
    Libraries: $445,000
    Health - Other: $433,000
    Solid Waste Management: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $277,000
    Sewerage: $190,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Correctional Institutions: $26,000
    Housing and Community Development: $13,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,046,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,294,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,841,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $337,209,000
    General Local Government Support: $65,713,000
    Other: $29,571,000
    Health and Hospitals: $19,424,000
    Public Welfare: $14,246,000
    Highways: $11,418,000
    Water Utilities: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $402,317,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $46,095,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,742,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,275,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,868,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $7,680,000
    Other License: $5,505,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,931,000
    Other: $1,771,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $557,959,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,497,000

Chesterfield County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $811,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $811,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $102,979,000
  • Charges - Other: $59,570,000
    Sewerage: $43,675,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $8,972,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,089,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,592,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,696,000
    Air Transportation: $742,000
    Parks and Recreation: $538,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $22,875,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,948,000
    Water Utilities: $9,920,000
    Sewerage: $6,754,000
    General Public Buildings: $5,264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,923,000
    Libraries: $3,829,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,419,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,214,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,114,000
    Financial Administration: $1,725,000
    Police Protection: $1,143,000
    Central Staff Services: $661,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $557,000
    Correctional Institutions: $219,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $552,032,000
    Health - Other: $96,446,000
    Police Protection: $65,972,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,103,000
    Correctional Institutions: $27,352,000
    Financial Administration: $27,221,000
    Water Utilities: $26,146,000
    Sewerage: $19,922,000
    Housing and Community Development: $17,270,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,729,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,930,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,965,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,592,000
    General - Other: $8,643,000
    Libraries: $7,546,000
    General Public Buildings: $6,557,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,867,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,774,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,914,000
    Regular Highways: $2,190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,317,000
    Air Transportation: $541,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $468,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $26,975,000
    Benefit Payments: $12,821,000
    Corporate Stocks: $12,079,000
    Total Other Securities: $9,479,000
    Other Investments - Other: $1,871,000
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $537,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,827,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,274,000
    Other: $620,000
    Air Transportation: $28,000
    Natural Resources: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,315,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $10,259,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,714,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $3,292,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,249,000
    Other - Health - Other: $728,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $10,965,000
    Education: $3,203,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $455,220,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,195,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $252,045,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,020,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,410,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $48,591,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,900,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,081,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $50,200,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,087,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,611,000
    Rents: $2,287,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,812,000
    Special Assessments: $1,547,000
    Sale of Property: $580,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,837,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,243,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Financial Administration: $3,292,000
    Water Utilities: $1,903,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,015,000
    Libraries: $445,000
    Health - Other: $433,000
    Solid Waste Management: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $277,000
    Sewerage: $190,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Correctional Institutions: $26,000
    Housing and Community Development: $13,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,046,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,294,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,841,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $337,209,000
    General Local Government Support: $65,713,000
    Other: $29,571,000
    Health and Hospitals: $19,424,000
    Public Welfare: $14,246,000
    Highways: $11,418,000
    Water Utilities: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $402,317,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $46,095,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,742,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,275,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,868,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $7,680,000
    Other License: $5,505,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,931,000
    Other: $1,771,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $557,959,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,497,000

Chesterfield County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $811,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $811,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $102,979,000
  • Charges - Other: $59,570,000
    Sewerage: $43,675,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $8,972,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,089,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,592,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,696,000
    Air Transportation: $742,000
    Parks and Recreation: $538,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $22,875,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,948,000
    Water Utilities: $9,920,000
    Sewerage: $6,754,000
    General Public Buildings: $5,264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,923,000
    Libraries: $3,829,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,419,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,214,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,114,000
    Financial Administration: $1,725,000
    Police Protection: $1,143,000
    Central Staff Services: $661,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $557,000
    Correctional Institutions: $219,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $552,032,000
    Health - Other: $96,446,000
    Police Protection: $65,972,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,103,000
    Correctional Institutions: $27,352,000
    Financial Administration: $27,221,000
    Water Utilities: $26,146,000
    Sewerage: $19,922,000
    Housing and Community Development: $17,270,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,729,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,930,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,965,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,592,000
    General - Other: $8,643,000
    Libraries: $7,546,000
    General Public Buildings: $6,557,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,867,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,774,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,914,000
    Regular Highways: $2,190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,317,000
    Air Transportation: $541,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $468,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $26,975,000
    Benefit Payments: $12,821,000
    Corporate Stocks: $12,079,000
    Total Other Securities: $9,479,000
    Other Investments - Other: $1,871,000
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $537,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,827,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,274,000
    Other: $620,000
    Air Transportation: $28,000
    Natural Resources: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,315,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $10,259,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,714,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $3,292,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,249,000
    Other - Health - Other: $728,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $10,965,000
    Education: $3,203,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $455,220,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,195,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $252,045,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,020,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,410,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $48,591,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,900,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,081,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $50,200,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,087,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,611,000
    Rents: $2,287,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,812,000
    Special Assessments: $1,547,000
    Sale of Property: $580,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,837,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,243,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Financial Administration: $3,292,000
    Water Utilities: $1,903,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,015,000
    Libraries: $445,000
    Health - Other: $433,000
    Solid Waste Management: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $277,000
    Sewerage: $190,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Correctional Institutions: $26,000
    Housing and Community Development: $13,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,046,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,294,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,841,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $337,209,000
    General Local Government Support: $65,713,000
    Other: $29,571,000
    Health and Hospitals: $19,424,000
    Public Welfare: $14,246,000
    Highways: $11,418,000
    Water Utilities: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $402,317,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $46,095,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,742,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,275,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,868,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $7,680,000
    Other License: $5,505,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,931,000
    Other: $1,771,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $557,959,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,497,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,904
  • Number of aged recipients: 271
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,633
  • Number of recipients under 18: 795
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,700
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 409
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 763
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,357
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 59 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,325$206,8521,605$225,22010,526$204,288445$105,0343$10,232,333403$158,2618$92,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED68$213,971118$239,686657$204,15871$77,9720$022$149,8182$70,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED226$206,451161$222,8943,222$210,953300$68,5770$0146$131,7888$55,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN274$206,365235$210,7702,530$211,128112$127,6520$089$155,6743$111,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS43$206,02345$237,689699$202,23759$130,7290$034$172,2940$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 55 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED309$251,838287$236,6664$228,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED93$293,817120$249,4923$184,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED37$221,32462$293,8550$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN23$260,60929$248,8280$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$185,33310$246,6001$153,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Chesterfield, VA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Chesterfield, VA - Value
Most common first names in Chesterfield County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,28069.6 years
William1,25072.0 years
Mary1,18277.8 years
John1,14171.4 years
Robert90570.2 years
Charles63970.3 years
George59572.4 years
Thomas45869.7 years
Joseph44671.0 years
Margaret38476.5 years
Most common last names in Chesterfield County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones60170.6 years
Smith52872.8 years
Williams46272.1 years
Johnson43572.8 years
Brown41070.7 years
Davis32472.9 years
Harris29972.5 years
Taylor27271.2 years
Jackson25472.1 years
Walker23269.7 years
Businesses in Chesterfield County, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven24Kincaid1
ALDO1Kmart3
AT&T6Knights Inn1
Ace Hardware2Kohl's4
Advance Auto Parts9Kroger5
Aeropostale1La Quinta1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Bryant1
Ann Taylor2Lane Furniture1
Applebee's3LensCrafters2
Arby's5Little Caesars Pizza7
Ashley Furniture1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone5Lowe's4
BMW1Macy's1
Banana Republic1Marriott2
Barnes & Noble2Marshalls1
Baskin-Robbins2Martin's6
Bath & Body Works3MasterBrand Cabinets11
Bebe1Maurices1
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's20
Best Western1Men's Wearhouse3
Blockbuster6Motherhood Maternity2
Brooks Brothers1New Balance2
Brookstone1New York & Co1
Budget Car Rental3Nike32
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nissan2
Burger King13Office Depot1
CVS17OfficeMax2
Cache1Old Navy2
Casual Male XL1Olive Garden1
Catherines2Outback2
Charlotte Russe1Outback Steakhouse2
Chevrolet1Pac Sun1
Chick-Fil-A5Panera Bread4
Chipotle3Papa John's Pizza4
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless5
Church's Chicken1Penske3
Circle K12PetSmart2
Clarion1Pier 1 Imports2
Cold Stone Creamery2Pizza Hut10
Coldwater Creek1Plato's Closet1
ColorTyme1Popeyes1
Comfort Inn2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Costco1Quality1
Cracker Barrel2Quiznos4
Curves2RadioShack7
Dairy Queen1Red Lobster1
Days Inn3Red Robin1
Decora Cabinetry2Red Roof Inn1
Dennys1Rite Aid10
Domino's Pizza4Ruby Tuesday2
DressBarn2Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Dressbarn2SAS Shoes1
Dunkin Donuts5SONIC Drive-In2
Econo Lodge3Saks Fifth Avenue1
Express1Sam's Club1
Famous Footwear3Sears2
FedEx44Sephora1
Finish Line1Sheraton1
Firestone Complete Auto Care6Sleep Inn2
Foot Locker2Spencer Gifts1
Ford2Sprint Nextel6
GNC8Staples2
GameStop10Starbucks14
Gap2Subaru1
Gymboree2Subway17
H&R Block8Super 83
Hardee's6T-Mobile15
Havertys Furniture1T.G.I. Driday's2
Hilton4T.J.Maxx2
Hobby Lobby1Taco Bell7
Holiday Inn6Talbots1
Hollister Co.2Target5
Home Depot2The Limited1
Honda2The Room Place2
Hot Topic1Toyota1
Hyatt1Toys"R"Us2
Hyundai2U-Haul15
IHOP3UPS48
InTown Suites2Vans2
J. Jill1Verizon Wireless6
JCPenney1Victoria's Secret2
JoS. A. Bank1Volkswagen2
Johnny Rockets1Waffle House5
Jones New York5Walgreens10
Journeys1Walmart5
Just Tires2Wendy's10
Justice1YMCA4
KFC8

Chesterfield County on our top lists:

  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"