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Louisa County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2019: 36,385 (all rural); it was 25,627 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,544
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,020
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,097
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,380 (it was 1,848 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%

Land area: 497 sq. mi.

Water area: 13.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 73 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Louisa County: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.0%), Retail trade (11.7%), Construction (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 71%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Louisa County, VA (2019)
    • 28,04677.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,42815.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,2463.4%Two or more races
    • 1,1073.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2170.6%Asian alone
    • 860.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

45.2 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years
Males: 17,859  (49.1%)
Females: 18,526  (50.9%)
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Average household size:
Louisa County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,810 ($39,402 in 1999)
This county:

$62,810
Virginia:

$76,456

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $737 (lower quartile is $582, upper quartile is $970)
This county:

$737
State:

$1091


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $235,926 (it was $96,100 in 2000)
Louisa:

$235,926
Virginia:

$288,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $166,012 - $333,795
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,354
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $422

Institutionalized population: 95

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 12
  • Burglaries: 92
  • Thefts: 359
  • Auto thefts: 14

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 59
  • Thefts: 343
  • Auto thefts: 25
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Health of residents in Louisa County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 257 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 1998: 250 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 1999: 303 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2000: 262 buildings, average cost: $103,600
  • 2001: 333 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2002: 443 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2003: 510 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2004: 592 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2005: 728 buildings, average cost: $194,800
  • 2006: 600 buildings, average cost: $215,400
  • 2007: 530 buildings, average cost: $177,900
  • 2008: 306 buildings, average cost: $175,500
  • 2009: 192 buildings, average cost: $164,900
  • 2010: 163 buildings, average cost: $180,200
  • 2011: 108 buildings, average cost: $200,700
  • 2012: 150 buildings, average cost: $216,000
  • 2013: 154 buildings, average cost: $205,300
  • 2014: 168 buildings, average cost: $213,200
  • 2015: 198 buildings, average cost: $213,600
  • 2016: 249 buildings, average cost: $189,600
  • 2017: 277 buildings, average cost: $206,300
  • 2018: 287 buildings, average cost: $216,500
  • 2019: 276 buildings, average cost: $224,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Louisa, VA residents
Average permit cost in Louisa, VA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,507 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,504 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Louisa, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Louisa, VA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Louisa, VA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.1%
Louisa County:

11.1%
Virginia:

9.9%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.2% for Black residents, 19.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.5% for other race residents, 21.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 45.2 years old
(Males: 44.3 years old, Females: 46.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.3 years old, Black residents: 49.6 years old, American Indian residents: 33.9 years old, Asian residents: 58.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.4 years old, Other race residents: 24.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Louisa County is $504 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $574 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $687 a month.

Cities in this county include: Louisa, Blue Ridge Shores, Mineral.

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

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Neighboring counties: Crittenden County, Kentucky , Putnam County, West Virginia , Grayson County, Kentucky , Harrison County, Kentucky , San Miguel County, Colorado .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.5%
Virginia:

4.6%

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

Current college students: 677
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,347 (54.4% naturalized citizens)

Louisa County:

3.7%
Whole state:

12.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3042010 or later
  • 4352000 to 2009
  • 2131990 to 1999
  • 721980 to 1989
  • 601970 to 1979
  • 137Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 36.4%

Louisa County marital status for males Louisa County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 14,421
  • One, attached: 186
  • Two: 66
  • 3 or 4: 286
  • 5 to 9: 112
  • 10 to 19: 175
  • 20 to 49: 58
  • 50 or more: 58
  • Mobile homes: 2,190

Housing units in Louisa County with a mortgage: 6,954 (211 second mortgage, 800 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,299

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

67.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Louisa County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,77331
Mainline Protestant3,06020
Catholic9412
Other2862
Black Protestant-1
None23,093-
Louisa 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: 6
Louisa County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Louisa County:

5.96 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Louisa County:

9.6%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Louisa County:

28.5%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.2%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Louisa County:

Average size of farms: 184 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $21,335
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $98.18
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.09%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 76.45%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $26,911
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.79%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.48%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $41,385
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.77%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.49
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.82%
Corn for grain: 1395 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 758 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1468 harvested acres
Vegetables: 13 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 225 acres

Earthquake activity:

Louisa County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 50% 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 5.5 miles away from Louisa 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 2.8 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 16.7 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 27.8 miles away from the county center
On 8/24/2011 at 00:04:36, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML) earthquake occurred 5.0 miles away from Louisa County center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 201.9 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 Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to September 04, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3329: August 26, 2011, FEMA Id: 3329, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 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
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Louisa County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 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 - Louisa

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,402 (76.1%)
  • Carpooled: 1,232 (11.2%)
  • Bus: 31 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 96 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 206 (1.9%)
  • Worked at home: 1,079 (9.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (24%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Asia,n.e.c. (7%)
  • Vietnam (6%)
  • Japan (5%)
  • Bolivia (5%)
  • Italy (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Louisa County


  • American (19%)
  • English (11%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (4%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Polish (2%)

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

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

  • 106 people in nursing homes
  • 52 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 14 people in religious group quarters
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 99 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 88 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 17 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $63,196.

8.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($62,575 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.91%
Virginia average:

9.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.98% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($48,983 average AGI)
1.94% relocated from other states ($13,592 average AGI)
Louisa 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 Henrico County, VA  0.82% ($53,564 average AGI)
from Albemarle County, VA  0.68% ($78,396)
from Orange County, VA  0.63% ($55,494)
from Fluvanna County, VA  0.57% ($39,829)
from Spotsylvania County, VA  0.55% ($61,419)
from Hanover County, VA  0.41% ($63,582)
from Charlottesville city, VA  0.36% ($45,667)


6.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,486 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
Virginia average:

9.76%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.97% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($39,376 average AGI)
1.70% relocated to other states ($15,110 average AGI)
Louisa County:

1.70%
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 Albemarle County, VA  0.60% ($49,474 average AGI)
to Henrico County, VA  0.59% ($61,260)
to Hanover County, VA  0.42% ($68,891)
to Orange County, VA  0.38% ($40,960)
to Spotsylvania County, VA  0.37% ($42,327)
to Fluvanna County, VA  0.31% ($54,805)
to Charlottesville city, VA  0.25% ($29,576)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2

Births per 1000 population in Louisa County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Louisa County

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

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Louisa County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Louisa County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Louisa County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Louisa County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Louisa County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Louisa County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Louisa County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,882 (3,918 aged, 964 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 881 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (493)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (348)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (315)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (226)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (117)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (87)
  • Unspecified dementia (56)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (54)
  • Congestive heart failure (42)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,219
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 869
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 30

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 3

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 163.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 122.3
  • Other - 40.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 36,385
  • Male householders: 7,006 (1,765 living alone), Female householders: 7,044 (1,631 living alone)
  • 8,032 spouses (7,961 opposite-sex spouses), 1,041 unmarried partners, (1,038 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 9,207 children (8,474 natural, 255 adopted, 487 stepchildren), 1,170 grandchildren, 217 brothers or sisters, 562 parents, 12 foster children, 380 other relatives, 1,623 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 119

Size of family households: 5,236 2-persons, 1,970 3-persons, 1,368 4-persons, 774 5-persons, 299 6-persons, 118 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,394 1-person, 825 2-persons, 58 3-persons, 71 5-persons.

4,680 married couples with children.
1,436 single-parent households (449 men, 987 women).

95.0% of residents of Louisa speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (61% speak English very well, 39% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $129,844,000 ($4,508 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,552,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $79,666,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,969,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $376,000
Federal grants: $18,940,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,455,000 ($54,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,440,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $342,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $19,402,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,659,000

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

Births: 1,658
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,370
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +25
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +4,138
Here:

+138 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Louisa County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.30 millions of gallons per day (20% from ground, 80% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4

Year house built in Louisa County, Virginia
  • Year house built in Louisa County, Virginia
  • 1,3202014 or later
  • 5162010 to 2013
  • 5,2432000 to 2009
  • 3,1281990 to 1999
  • 2,6001980 to 1989
  • 2,1291970 to 1979
  • 1,1041960 to 1969
  • 6681950 to 1959
  • 2781940 to 1949
  • 8671939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Louisa County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Louisa County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Louisa County, Virginia
  • 401 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 863 rooms
  • 7304 rooms
  • 2,3495 rooms
  • 2,2106 rooms
  • 2,3387 rooms
  • 1,5448 rooms
  • 1,8809+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Louisa County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Louisa County, Virginia
  • 691 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 5693 rooms
  • 5834 rooms
  • 7285 rooms
  • 3776 rooms
  • 3177 rooms
  • 688 rooms
  • 739+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Louisa County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Louisa County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Louisa County, Virginia
  • 37no bedroom
  • 801 bedroom
  • 1,4582 bedrooms
  • 6,6233 bedrooms
  • 2,5634 bedrooms
  • 3945+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Louisa County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Louisa County, Virginia
  • 71no bedroom
  • 2521 bedroom
  • 1,1192 bedrooms
  • 1,2233 bedrooms
  • 1204 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Louisa County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Louisa County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Louisa County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 362no vehicle
  • 1,7791 vehicle
  • 4,4542 vehicles
  • 2,7913 vehicles
  • 1,3934 vehicles
  • 5055+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Louisa County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Louisa County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 269no vehicle
  • 1,1461 vehicle
  • 7612 vehicles
  • 4333 vehicles
  • 1574 vehicles
  • 625+ vehicles

89.1% of Louisa County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 82% lived in Virginia.

Louisa County:

89.1%
State average:

84.7%

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

  • This state: 23,657
  • Other state: 11,048
  • Northeast: 3,661
  • Midwest: 1,347
  • South: 5,256
  • West: 769
Year householders moved into unit in Louisa County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Louisa County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 65.2%Electricity
  • 14.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.5%Wood
  • 8.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Utility gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 79.9%Electricity
  • 7.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.6%Wood
  • 1.0%Utility gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 248
Here:

7.2%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 155
Here:

9.6%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 161
Here:

16.9%
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

Louisa County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,885,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,175,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $786,000
    Sewerage: $762,000
    Parks and Recreation: $540,000
    Solid Waste Management: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $6,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,639,000
    Sewerage: $2,215,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $57,995,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,491,000
    Police Protection: $4,131,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,825,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,334,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,947,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,921,000
    Financial Administration: $1,882,000
    Water Utilities: $1,600,000
    Health - Other: $1,324,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,273,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Sewerage: $1,007,000
    Regular Highways: $360,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $25,694,000
    Other: $4,054,000
    Public Welfare: $2,305,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $497,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,638,000
    Other - Libraries: $357,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $36,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,964,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,420,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,465,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,955,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,070,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,405,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $250,000
    Sale of Property: $57,000
    Rents: $44,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $30,512,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Police Protection: $664,000
    Central Staff Services: $66,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,944,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,181,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,610,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $28,654,000
    Other: $3,043,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,846,000
    Public Welfare: $1,370,000
    Highways: $633,000
    Sewerage: $536,000
  • Tax - Property: $58,261,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,660,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $740,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $733,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $531,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $530,000
    Other Selective Sales: $443,000
    Other License: $181,000
    Public Utility License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,176,000

Louisa County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,885,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,175,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $786,000
    Sewerage: $762,000
    Parks and Recreation: $540,000
    Solid Waste Management: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $6,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,639,000
    Sewerage: $2,215,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $57,995,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,491,000
    Police Protection: $4,131,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,825,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,334,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,947,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,921,000
    Financial Administration: $1,882,000
    Water Utilities: $1,600,000
    Health - Other: $1,324,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,273,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Sewerage: $1,007,000
    Regular Highways: $360,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $25,694,000
    Other: $4,054,000
    Public Welfare: $2,305,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $497,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,638,000
    Other - Libraries: $357,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $36,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,964,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,420,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,465,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,955,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,070,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,405,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $250,000
    Sale of Property: $57,000
    Rents: $44,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $30,512,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Police Protection: $664,000
    Central Staff Services: $66,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,944,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,181,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,610,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $28,654,000
    Other: $3,043,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,846,000
    Public Welfare: $1,370,000
    Highways: $633,000
    Sewerage: $536,000
  • Tax - Property: $58,261,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,660,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $740,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $733,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $531,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $530,000
    Other Selective Sales: $443,000
    Other License: $181,000
    Public Utility License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,176,000

Louisa County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,885,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,175,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $786,000
    Sewerage: $762,000
    Parks and Recreation: $540,000
    Solid Waste Management: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $6,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,639,000
    Sewerage: $2,215,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $57,995,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,491,000
    Police Protection: $4,131,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,825,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,334,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,947,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,921,000
    Financial Administration: $1,882,000
    Water Utilities: $1,600,000
    Health - Other: $1,324,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,273,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Sewerage: $1,007,000
    Regular Highways: $360,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $25,694,000
    Other: $4,054,000
    Public Welfare: $2,305,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $497,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,638,000
    Other - Libraries: $357,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $36,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,964,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,420,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,465,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,955,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,070,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,405,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $250,000
    Sale of Property: $57,000
    Rents: $44,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $30,512,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Police Protection: $664,000
    Central Staff Services: $66,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,944,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,181,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,610,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $28,654,000
    Other: $3,043,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,846,000
    Public Welfare: $1,370,000
    Highways: $633,000
    Sewerage: $536,000
  • Tax - Property: $58,261,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,660,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $740,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $733,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $531,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $530,000
    Other Selective Sales: $443,000
    Other License: $181,000
    Public Utility License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,176,000

Louisa County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,885,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,175,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $786,000
    Sewerage: $762,000
    Parks and Recreation: $540,000
    Solid Waste Management: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $6,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,639,000
    Sewerage: $2,215,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $57,995,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,491,000
    Police Protection: $4,131,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,825,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,334,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,947,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,921,000
    Financial Administration: $1,882,000
    Water Utilities: $1,600,000
    Health - Other: $1,324,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,273,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Sewerage: $1,007,000
    Regular Highways: $360,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $25,694,000
    Other: $4,054,000
    Public Welfare: $2,305,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $497,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,638,000
    Other - Libraries: $357,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $36,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,964,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,420,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,465,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,955,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,070,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,405,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $250,000
    Sale of Property: $57,000
    Rents: $44,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $30,512,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Police Protection: $664,000
    Central Staff Services: $66,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,944,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,181,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,610,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $28,654,000
    Other: $3,043,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,846,000
    Public Welfare: $1,370,000
    Highways: $633,000
    Sewerage: $536,000
  • Tax - Property: $58,261,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,660,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $740,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $733,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $531,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $530,000
    Other Selective Sales: $443,000
    Other License: $181,000
    Public Utility License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,176,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 590
  • Number of aged recipients: 68
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 522
  • Number of recipients under 18: 68
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 376
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 146
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 263
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 236
Most common first names in Louisa County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William16271.8 years
John15773.5 years
James14873.0 years
Mary11178.3 years
Robert9373.1 years
George7976.1 years
Charles6972.5 years
Thomas6073.5 years
Henry5677.0 years
Elizabeth4878.7 years
Most common last names in Louisa County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10374.7 years
Smith10173.2 years
Jackson6373.5 years
Morris6270.1 years
Anderson5370.8 years
Harris5175.4 years
Jones4871.9 years
Perkins4579.8 years
Shelton4268.3 years
Carter3978.8 years
Businesses in Louisa County, VA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul2
Ford1UPS3
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Hardee's1