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Middlesex County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2014: 10,696 (all rural); it was 9,932 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,089
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,699
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,530
Renter-occupied apartments: 920 (it was 723 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

33%

Land area: 130 sq. mi.

Water area: 80.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 82 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Middlesex County: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (38.0%), Construction (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 30%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Middlesex County, Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (78.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (17.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
Median resident age:  51.0 years
Virginia median age:  37.0 years
Males: 5,334  (49.9%)
Females: 5,362  (50.1%)
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Middlesex County,VA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Middlesex County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,273 ($36,875 in 1999)

This county:

$52273
Virginia:

$62666

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $611 (lower quartile is $413, upper quartile is $797)
This county:

$611
State:

$922


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $241,746 (it was $110,400 in 2000)
Middlesex:

$241,746
Virginia:

$239,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $150,675 - $466,482
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,405
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $374

Institutionalized population: 350

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 102
  • Auto thefts: 12

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 78
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 71 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2001: 102 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2002: 101 buildings, average cost: $140,100
  • 2003: 119 buildings, average cost: $182,800
  • 2004: 133 buildings, average cost: $189,600
  • 2005: 128 buildings, average cost: $183,800
  • 2006: 127 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2007: 107 buildings, average cost: $195,900
  • 2008: 59 buildings, average cost: $172,100
  • 2009: 48 buildings, average cost: $187,400
  • 2010: 48 buildings, average cost: $140,900
  • 2011: 29 buildings, average cost: $206,900
  • 2012: 31 buildings, average cost: $183,200
  • 2013: 35 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2014: 39 buildings, average cost: $209,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,100 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,150 (0.5%)

Middlesex County household income distribution in 2009 Middlesex County home values distribution Middlesex County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.4%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.1% for Black residents, 9.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.4% for American Indian residents, 57.7% for other race residents, 14.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.7%
Middlesex County:

9.7%
Virginia:

11.7%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.6% for Black residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.9% for American Indian residents, 60.9% for other race residents, 12.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 51 years old
(Males: 50 years old, Females: 53 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53 years old, Black residents: 46 years old, American Indian residents: 69 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 18 years old, Other race residents: 42 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Middlesex County is $477 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $581 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $708 a month.

Cities in this county include: Deltaville, Saluda, Urbanna.

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

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Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 310
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 73.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 208 (48% naturalized citizens)

Middlesex County:

2.1%
Whole state:

8.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 81
  • 1990 to 1994: 17
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 22
  • 1975 to 1979: 6
  • 1970 to 1974: 11
  • 1970 to 1974: 18
  • 1965 to 1969: 53

Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.5%

Middlesex County marital status for males Middlesex County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,097
  • One, attached: 136
  • Two: 51
  • 3 or 4: 62
  • 5 to 9: 45
  • 20 or more: 5
  • Mobile homes: 954
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Housing units in Middlesex County with a mortgage: 1,434 (136 second mortgage, 173 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,185

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Middlesex County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,93111
Mainline Protestant1,9196
Catholic3411
Black Protestant1701
Other2-
None6,596-
Middlesex 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: 5
Middlesex County:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Middlesex County:

7.56 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 13
This county:

12.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Middlesex County:

11.1%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

26.4%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.6%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Middlesex County:

Average size of farms: 210 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $51,556
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $330.46
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.19%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 10.80%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $48,543
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 66.25%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.63%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $53,489
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.14%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.75
Corn for grain: 5734 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2404 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 6172 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 43 acres

Earthquake activity:

Middlesex County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from Middlesex 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 190.7 miles away from the 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 87.4 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 340.5 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 78.8 miles away from Middlesex 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 104.1 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:

  • VirginiaSevere Storms and Flooding, Including Severe Storms and Flooding Associated with Tropical Depression Ernesto, Incident Period: August 29, 2006 to September 7, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1661): September 22, 2006, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1661, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • VirginiaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3240): September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaHurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to October 1, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1491): September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1491, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaWinter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1318): February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • VirginiaHurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 13, 1999 to September 26, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1293): September 18, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1293, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaHurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 5, 1996 to September 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1135): September 6, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1135, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • VirginiaBlizzard, Incident Period: January 6, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1086): January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1086, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • VirginiaIce Storm, Severe Storm, Flooding, Incident Period: February 8, 1994 to February 12, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1014): March 10, 1994, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1014, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm, Flood
  • VirginiaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 14, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3112): March 25, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3112, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • VirginiaSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: November 9, 1985, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-755): November 9, 1985, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-755, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Middlesex County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

  • Russia (31%)
  • United Kingdom (12%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • France (4%)
  • Japan (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Middlesex County (%):

  • English (22%)
  • United States or American (18%)
  • German (8%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • African (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Middlesex County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,345 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 590 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 40 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 146 (3%)
  • Other means: 33 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 74 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 136 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 115 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 235 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 115 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 26 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,237.

6.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,646 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Virginia average:

9.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.32% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($31,789 average AGI)
1.48% relocated from other states ($9,856 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

1.48%
Virginia average:

3.74%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gloucester County, VA  1.29% ($26,500 average AGI)
from Mathews County, VA  0.38% ($37,938)
from Chesterfield County, VA  0.33% ($66,786)
from Henrico County, VA  0.33% ($57,357)
from Lancaster County, VA  0.29% ($19,750)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Virginia average:

9.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.86% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($27,531 average AGI)
2.10% relocated to other states ($13,363 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

2.10%
Virginia average:

3.60%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Gloucester County, VA  0.86% ($39,972 average AGI)
to Richmond city, VA  0.43% ($31,944)
to Newport News city, VA  0.38% ($35,688)
to Lancaster County, VA  0.31% ($25,385)
to Mathews County, VA  0.29% ($17,333)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.4

Births per 1000 population in Middlesex County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 13.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Middlesex County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Middlesex County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Middlesex County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Middlesex County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,699 (2,351 aged, 348 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 293 (16%)

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

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

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

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (192)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (169)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (126)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (107)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (83)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (77)
  • Unspecified dementia (71)
  • Congestive heart failure (54)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (54)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (45)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 771.940
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1400.930
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 9.53

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 41.54
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 38.12

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 19.06

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,566
  • In family households: 8,736 (2,249 male householders, 918 female householders)
    2,538 spouses, 2,186 children (2,002 natural, 51 adopted, 133 stepchildren), 259 grandchildren, 82 brothers or sisters, 104 parents, 122 other relatives, 234 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,830 (747 male householders (612 living alone)), 794 female householders (689 living alone)), 289 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 393 (350 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,852 2-persons, 654 3-persons, 394 4-persons, 176 5-persons, 54 6-persons, 37 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,301 1-person, 204 2-persons, 27 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

1,224 married couples with children.
417 single-parent households (95 men, 322 women).

95.8% of residents of Middlesex County speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 32% speak English not well).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $74,653,000 ($7117 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,562,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $44,327,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $15,797,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,106,000
Federal grants: $5,965,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,724,000 ($3,325,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,734,000 ($289,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,033,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,278,000
Federal Government insurance: $62,094,000

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

Births: 390
Here:

37 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 719
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +72
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +836
Here:

+80 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Middlesex County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.15 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 135
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,184
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,132
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,362
  • 1970 to 1979: 891
  • 1960 to 1969: 589
  • 1950 to 1959: 695
  • 1940 to 1949: 288
  • 1939 or earlier: 951
Rooms in houses/apartments in Middlesex County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 25
  • 3 rooms: 72
  • 4 rooms: 400
  • 5 rooms: 900
  • 6 rooms: 902
  • 7 rooms: 605
  • 8 rooms: 285
  • 9+ rooms: 334
  • 1 room: 13
  • 2 rooms: 30
  • 3 rooms: 23
  • 4 rooms: 186
  • 5 rooms: 167
  • 6 rooms: 162
  • 7 rooms: 70
  • 8 rooms: 28
  • 9+ rooms: 44
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Middlesex County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 35
  • 1 bedroom: 60
  • 2 bedrooms: 914
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,956
  • 4 bedrooms: 488
  • 5+ bedrooms: 77
  • no bedroom: 13
  • 1 bedroom: 70
  • 2 bedrooms: 283
  • 3 bedrooms: 273
  • 4 bedrooms: 66
  • 5+ bedrooms: 18
Cars and other vehicles available in Middlesex County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 197
  • 1 vehicle: 889
  • 2 vehicles: 1,557
  • 3 vehicles: 711
  • 4 vehicles: 170
  • 5+ vehicles: 6
  • no vehicle: 64
  • 1 vehicle: 285
  • 2 vehicles: 284
  • 3 vehicles: 79
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

59% of Middlesex County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in Virginia.

Middlesex County:

58.9%
State average:

53.8%

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

  • This state: 7096
  • Northeast: 885
  • Midwest: 391
  • South: 1106
  • West: 148

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $61,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Middlesex County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (58.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.5%)
  • Wood (5.4%)
  • Utility gas (0.6%)
  • Electricity (48.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (25.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.3%)
  • Wood (4.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 58
Here:

5.7%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 50
Here:

11.8%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 24
Here:

9.5%
Virginia:

20.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

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

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

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Middlesex County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Elementary & Secondary Education: $9,458,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $9,783,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,198,000
    Police Protection: $929,000
    Financial Administration: $697,000
    General Public Buildings: $358,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $333,000
    Fire Protection: $216,000
    Central Staff Services: $201,000
    General - Other: $153,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $106,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Health Services - Other: $73,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $71,000
    Parks & Recreation: $69,000
    Housing & Community Development: $14,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $853,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Corrections: $642,000
    Solid Waste Management: $597,000
    Health: $120,000
    Libraries: $73,000
    Higher Education: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,848,000
    Judicial: $179,000
    Police Protection: $11,000
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,605,000

Middlesex County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $215,000
    All Other: $24,000
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $7,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $0
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $530,000
    Education: $42,000
    All Other: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $489,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $245,000
    Rents: $83,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $5,266,000
    All Other: $1,050,000
    General Support: $757,000
    Public Welfare: $213,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,434,000
    Total General Sales: $669,000
    NEC: $521,000
    Public Utilities: $410,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $232,000

Middlesex County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, Education, NEC: $13,794,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $427,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $9,905,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,400,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Elementary & Secondary Education: $1,997,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Elementary and Secondary Education: $13,900,000
    Other, NEC: $9,905,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $427,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $297,000

Middlesex County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $8,210,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $11,290,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 228
  • Number of aged recipients: 32
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 196
  • Number of recipients under 18: 36
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 139
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 53
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 96
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 91
Middlesex County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Middlesex County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Middlesex County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3774.7 years
William3372.1 years
Mary2678.1 years
George1970.5 years
John1975.2 years
Thomas1672.7 years
Charles1576.2 years
Robert1477.8 years
Virginia1380.9 years
Elizabeth1280.2 years
Most common last names in Middlesex County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2280.7 years
Smith1779.5 years
Brown1674.8 years
Williams1473.8 years
Fitchett1373.6 years
Thornton1276.4 years
Bray1180.6 years
Green1180.2 years
Brokenboroug1081.4 years
Burch1077.6 years
Businesses in Middlesex County, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4MasterBrand Cabinets1
Curves1True Value1
FedEx3U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS3
Jimmy Jazz1