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Culpeper County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2019: 51,590 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 34,262 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,892
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,716
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,560
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,623 (it was 3,581 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

33%

Land area: 381 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 135 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Culpeper County: 134.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.6%), Retail trade (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Culpeper County, VA (2019)
    • 35,80069.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7,24914.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,72511.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,3102.5%Two or more races
    • 8841.7%Asian alone
    • 2500.5%Some other race alone
    • 1730.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 500.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years
Males: 25,818  (50.0%)
Females: 25,772  (50.0%)
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Average household size:
Culpeper County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $80,280 ($45,290 in 1999)
This county:

$80,280
Virginia:

$76,456

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $980 (lower quartile is $704, upper quartile is $1,253)
This county:

$980
State:

$1091


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $316,083 (it was $131,400 in 2000)
Culpeper:

$316,083
Virginia:

$288,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $229,008 - $408,802

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $336,709
Here:

$336,709
State:

$377,025

Townhouses or other attached units: $211,549
Here:

$211,549
State:

$384,010

Mobile homes: $85,619
Here:

$85,619
State:

$76,756

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,834
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $465

Institutionalized population: 1,629

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 14
  • Burglaries: 43
  • Thefts: 171
  • Auto thefts: 13

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 19
  • Burglaries: 40
  • Thefts: 199
  • Auto thefts: 14
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 284 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 1998: 285 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 1999: 315 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 2000: 301 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2001: 422 buildings, average cost: $141,500
  • 2002: 432 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2003: 707 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2004: 1236 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2005: 1482 buildings, average cost: $164,900
  • 2006: 1184 buildings, average cost: $182,200
  • 2007: 726 buildings, average cost: $190,500
  • 2008: 113 buildings, average cost: $178,600
  • 2009: 57 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2010: 93 buildings, average cost: $213,600
  • 2011: 137 buildings, average cost: $220,800
  • 2012: 147 buildings, average cost: $232,700
  • 2013: 192 buildings, average cost: $222,500
  • 2014: 215 buildings, average cost: $237,800
  • 2015: 216 buildings, average cost: $237,400
  • 2016: 213 buildings, average cost: $257,500
  • 2017: 197 buildings, average cost: $357,100
  • 2018: 222 buildings, average cost: $357,100
  • 2019: 264 buildings, average cost: $152,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Culpeper, VA residents
Average permit cost in Culpeper, 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: $2,053 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,872 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Culpeper, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Culpeper, VA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Culpeper, VA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.3%
Culpeper County:

7.3%
Virginia:

9.9%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.9% for Black residents, 13.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.5% for American Indian residents, 14.0% for other race residents, 8.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.5 years old
(Males: 39.0 years old, Females: 39.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.9 years old, Black residents: 41.0 years old, American Indian residents: 46.9 years old, Asian residents: 38.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.7 years old, Other race residents: 23.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Culpeper County is $610 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $722 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $934 a month.

Cities in this county include: Culpeper.

Culpeper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Prince George's County, Maryland , El Paso County, Colorado , Finney County, Kansas , Johnson County, Kansas , Rice County, Kansas , Nicholas County, Kentucky , Thomas County, Kansas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.5%
Virginia:

4.6%

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

Current college students: 919
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 4,642 (43.7% naturalized citizens)

Culpeper County:

9.0%
Whole state:

12.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,2982010 or later
  • 1,5132000 to 2009
  • 8781990 to 1999
  • 2271980 to 1989
  • 1261970 to 1979
  • 177Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 53.9%

Culpeper County marital status for males Culpeper County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 14,999
  • One, attached: 1,289
  • Two: 200
  • 3 or 4: 258
  • 5 to 9: 552
  • 10 to 19: 696
  • 20 to 49: 243
  • 50 or more: 117
  • Mobile homes: 558
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 23

Housing units in Culpeper County with a mortgage: 8,712 (303 second mortgage, 795 home equity loan, 24 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,826

Here:

72.7% with mortgage
State:

67.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Culpeper County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,19848
Mainline Protestant4,08414
Catholic2,6551
Other8934
None29,859-
Culpeper 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: 9
Culpeper County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Culpeper County:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

5.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Culpeper County:

8.9%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Culpeper County:

27.5%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

21.4%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Culpeper County:

Average size of farms: 187 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $54,877
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $383.36
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 40.37%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 48.65%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $51,177
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 39.30%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $46,260
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.19%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 24.11
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 10.16%
Corn for grain: 8490 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1246 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 6032 harvested acres
Vegetables: 50 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 89 acres

Earthquake activity:

Culpeper County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 51% 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 40.0 miles away from Culpeper County center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 37.3 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 49.7 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 62.3 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 220.2 miles away from Culpeper County center
On 8/24/2011 at 00:04:36, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML) earthquake occurred 39.6 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 Severe Winter Storm And Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 22, 2016 to January 23, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4262: March 07, 2016, FEMA Id: 4262, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • 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 Severe Storms and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 01, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4072: July 27, 2012, FEMA Id: 4072, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Virginia Earthquake, Incident Period: August 23, 2011 to October 25, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4042: November 04, 2011, FEMA Id: 4042, Natural disaster type: Earthquake
  • Virginia Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 05, 2010 to February 11, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1905: April 27, 2010, FEMA Id: 1905, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Virginia Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 18, 2009 to December 20, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1874: February 16, 2010, FEMA Id: 1874, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • 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 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
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Culpeper County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Culpeper

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,985 (79.4%)
  • Carpooled: 1,939 (11.0%)
  • Bus: 53 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 280 (1.6%)
  • Walked: 288 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 1,062 (6.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • El Salvador (21%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • Honduras (9%)
  • Guatemala (5%)
  • Ethiopia (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Culpeper County


  • American (13%)
  • English (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • European (6%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Polish (2%)

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

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

  • 1,223 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 169 people in nursing homes
  • 144 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 65 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 56 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 46 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 1,196 people in state prisons
  • 151 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 148 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 67 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 63 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 53 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 35 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 21 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 19 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $68,572.

8.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($59,546 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Virginia average:

9.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.21% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($45,280 average AGI)
1.94% relocated from other states ($14,268 average AGI)
Culpeper County:

1.94%
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 Fauquier County, VA  1.43% ($53,414 average AGI)
from Prince William County, VA  1.18% ($78,323)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.60% ($77,864)
from Orange County, VA  0.38% ($43,493)
from Madison County, VA  0.28% ($39,808)
from Manassas city, VA  0.26% ($61,404)
from Rappahannock County, VA  0.24% ($50,711)


7.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
Virginia average:

9.76%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.82% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($33,775 average AGI)
2.31% relocated to other states ($17,181 average AGI)
Culpeper County:

2.31%
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 Fauquier County, VA  0.86% ($59,032 average AGI)
to Orange County, VA  0.65% ($43,754)
to Prince William County, VA  0.46% ($52,857)
to Madison County, VA  0.40% ($49,167)
to Spotsylvania County, VA  0.24% ($40,068)
to Fairfax County, VA  0.24% ($72,860)
to Rappahannock County, VA  0.16% ($39,241)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.0

Births per 1000 population in Culpeper County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Culpeper County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Culpeper County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Culpeper County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Culpeper County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Culpeper County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Culpeper County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Culpeper County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Culpeper County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,994 (5,027 aged, 967 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,455 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (471)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (359)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (307)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (304)
  • Unspecified dementia (190)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (188)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (162)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (93)
  • Congestive heart failure (52)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (43)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.49
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,977
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 149
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 55,578

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,237
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 884
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 63

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 140.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 92.5
  • Other - 48.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 51,590
  • Male householders: 8,780 (1,306 living alone), Female householders: 8,512 (2,255 living alone)
  • 10,009 spouses (9,912 opposite-sex spouses), 1,180 unmarried partners, (1,163 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 15,333 children (13,727 natural, 470 adopted, 1,187 stepchildren), 1,856 grandchildren, 546 brothers or sisters, 1,105 parents, 72 foster children, 950 other relatives, 1,879 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,407

Size of family households: 4,954 2-persons, 3,015 3-persons, 2,242 4-persons, 1,493 5-persons, 650 6-persons, 365 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,555 1-person, 718 2-persons, 163 3-persons, 69 4-persons, 78 5-persons.

7,960 married couples with children.
2,154 single-parent households (966 men, 1,188 women).

87.2% of residents of Culpeper speak English at home.
9.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (65% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $178,828,000 ($4,449 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $11,024,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $98,083,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $33,134,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,698,000
Federal grants: $31,963,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,255,000 ($396,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,696,000 ($505,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,775,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $48,975,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,629,000

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

Births: 2,691
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,629
Here:

38 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +364
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +6,932
Here:

+163 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Culpeper County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.72 millions of gallons per day (13% from ground, 87% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Year house built in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • Year house built in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • 1,3392014 or later
  • 5602010 to 2013
  • 4,6942000 to 2009
  • 2,6301990 to 1999
  • 3,3481980 to 1989
  • 2,1811970 to 1979
  • 1,5561960 to 1969
  • 7701950 to 1959
  • 5471940 to 1949
  • 1,5531939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Culpeper County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • 111 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 1153 rooms
  • 5394 rooms
  • 1,8305 rooms
  • 2,1686 rooms
  • 2,0387 rooms
  • 1,9778 rooms
  • 3,8499+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • 861 room
  • 1652 rooms
  • 5933 rooms
  • 9974 rooms
  • 9805 rooms
  • 8406 rooms
  • 4877 rooms
  • 2748 rooms
  • 2749+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Culpeper County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • 10no bedroom
  • 921 bedroom
  • 1,0642 bedrooms
  • 5,8033 bedrooms
  • 4,2864 bedrooms
  • 1,3165+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Culpeper County, Virginia
  • 108no bedroom
  • 5581 bedroom
  • 1,6872 bedrooms
  • 1,5483 bedrooms
  • 7354 bedrooms
  • 745+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Culpeper County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Culpeper County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Culpeper County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 257no vehicle
  • 1,9911 vehicle
  • 4,6532 vehicles
  • 3,2913 vehicles
  • 1,6484 vehicles
  • 7925+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Culpeper County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Culpeper County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 424no vehicle
  • 1,9241 vehicle
  • 1,4092 vehicles
  • 5943 vehicles
  • 3014 vehicles
  • 1105+ vehicles

87.2% of Culpeper County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Virginia.

Culpeper County:

87.2%
State average:

84.7%

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

  • This state: 30,016
  • Other state: 16,276
  • Northeast: 5,041
  • Midwest: 2,818
  • South: 6,697
  • West: 1,726
Year householders moved into unit in Culpeper County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Culpeper County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 43.7%Electricity
  • 27.4%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.1%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 47.9%Electricity
  • 36.0%Utility gas
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,034
Here:

17.9%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 514
Here:

17.2%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 222
Here:

18.4%
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

Culpeper County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,057,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,845,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,775,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,135,000
    Sewerage: $502,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $112,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $7,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $13,229,000
    Regular Highways: $1,299,000
    Police Protection: $916,000
    Parks and Recreation: $364,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $86,457,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,999,000
    Police Protection: $9,401,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,575,000
    General - Other: $3,814,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,560,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,077,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,997,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,729,000
    Health - Other: $1,588,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,158,000
    Libraries: $1,076,000
    Air Transportation: $1,068,000
    Sewerage: $918,000
    Water Utilities: $837,000
    Parks and Recreation: $779,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $520,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $252,000
    Other Higher Education: $66,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $6,815,000
    Public Welfare: $3,209,000
    Other: $496,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,686,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,067,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $82,627,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,787,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,840,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,352,000
    Interest Earnings: $878,000
    Sale of Property: $157,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $91,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,675,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,294,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $443,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $53,298,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,414,000
    Other: $5,318,000
    Public Welfare: $4,923,000
  • Tax - Property: $62,696,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,802,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,100,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $945,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $700,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $561,000
    Other License: $244,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $53,319,000

Culpeper County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,057,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,845,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,775,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,135,000
    Sewerage: $502,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $112,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $7,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $13,229,000
    Regular Highways: $1,299,000
    Police Protection: $916,000
    Parks and Recreation: $364,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $86,457,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,999,000
    Police Protection: $9,401,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,575,000
    General - Other: $3,814,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,560,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,077,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,997,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,729,000
    Health - Other: $1,588,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,158,000
    Libraries: $1,076,000
    Air Transportation: $1,068,000
    Sewerage: $918,000
    Water Utilities: $837,000
    Parks and Recreation: $779,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $520,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $252,000
    Other Higher Education: $66,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $6,815,000
    Public Welfare: $3,209,000
    Other: $496,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,686,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,067,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $82,627,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,787,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,840,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,352,000
    Interest Earnings: $878,000
    Sale of Property: $157,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $91,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,675,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,294,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $443,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $53,298,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,414,000
    Other: $5,318,000
    Public Welfare: $4,923,000
  • Tax - Property: $62,696,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,802,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,100,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $945,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $700,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $561,000
    Other License: $244,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $53,319,000

Culpeper County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,057,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,845,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,775,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,135,000
    Sewerage: $502,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $112,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $7,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $13,229,000
    Regular Highways: $1,299,000
    Police Protection: $916,000
    Parks and Recreation: $364,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $86,457,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,999,000
    Police Protection: $9,401,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,575,000
    General - Other: $3,814,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,560,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,077,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,997,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,729,000
    Health - Other: $1,588,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,158,000
    Libraries: $1,076,000
    Air Transportation: $1,068,000
    Sewerage: $918,000
    Water Utilities: $837,000
    Parks and Recreation: $779,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $520,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $252,000
    Other Higher Education: $66,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $6,815,000
    Public Welfare: $3,209,000
    Other: $496,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,686,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,067,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $82,627,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,787,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,840,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,352,000
    Interest Earnings: $878,000
    Sale of Property: $157,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $91,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,675,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,294,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $443,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $53,298,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,414,000
    Other: $5,318,000
    Public Welfare: $4,923,000
  • Tax - Property: $62,696,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,802,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,100,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $945,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $700,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $561,000
    Other License: $244,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $53,319,000

Culpeper County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,057,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,845,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,775,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,135,000
    Sewerage: $502,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $112,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $7,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $13,229,000
    Regular Highways: $1,299,000
    Police Protection: $916,000
    Parks and Recreation: $364,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $86,457,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,999,000
    Police Protection: $9,401,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,575,000
    General - Other: $3,814,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,560,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,077,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,997,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,729,000
    Health - Other: $1,588,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,158,000
    Libraries: $1,076,000
    Air Transportation: $1,068,000
    Sewerage: $918,000
    Water Utilities: $837,000
    Parks and Recreation: $779,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $520,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $252,000
    Other Higher Education: $66,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $6,815,000
    Public Welfare: $3,209,000
    Other: $496,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,686,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,067,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $82,627,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,787,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,840,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,352,000
    Interest Earnings: $878,000
    Sale of Property: $157,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $91,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,675,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,294,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $443,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $53,298,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,414,000
    Other: $5,318,000
    Public Welfare: $4,923,000
  • Tax - Property: $62,696,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,802,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,100,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $945,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $700,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $561,000
    Other License: $244,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $53,319,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 687
  • Number of aged recipients: 106
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 581
  • Number of recipients under 18: 105
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 398
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 184
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 308
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 263
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 5 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED141$194,936774$171,5412,510$153,325115$44,5045$425,800153$127,176
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$172,33374$167,027383$133,91935$36,2000$014$110,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$170,46788$145,534759$138,07890$28,7670$018$132,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN21$198,33372$175,167421$147,39219$41,3160$015$165,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$161,66713$184,846110$149,2365$35,6000$04$102,250
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED122$200,443148$177,48612$103,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED23$244,08743$177,9772$125,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$252,0001$209,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$228,22212$225,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Most common first names in Culpeper County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary22880.0 years
William22372.9 years
John21574.1 years
James19472.7 years
Robert15071.9 years
Charles11671.1 years
George9275.0 years
Elizabeth8580.4 years
Dorothy6878.2 years
Margaret6679.6 years
Most common last names in Culpeper County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jenkins15673.6 years
Brown13375.9 years
Smith9674.3 years
Jones7477.0 years
Johnson7176.0 years
Williams6173.6 years
Dodson5671.8 years
Fincham4875.1 years
Jackson4870.3 years
White4579.1 years
Businesses in Culpeper County, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven5MasterBrand Cabinets6
AT&T2Maurices1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Microtel1
AutoZone1Nike5
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster1Penske1
Buffalo Wild Wings1PetSmart1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Popeyes1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Chick-Fil-A1Rite Aid2
Cold Stone Creamery1Rodeway Inn1
Comfort Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Dairy Queen1Safeway1
Famous Footwear1Sears1
FedEx5Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Staples1
GNC2Starbucks2
GameStop1Subway2
H&R Block1T-Mobile2
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
IHOP1Target1
JCPenney1Toyota1
KFC1U-Haul2
Kohl's1UPS7
La-Z-Boy1Vons1
Lane Furniture1Walgreens1
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
Lowe's1Wendy's1
Martin's1

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