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New Kent County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2021: 22,675 (all rural); it was 13,462 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,568
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,453
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,373
Renter-occupied apartments: 792 (it was 552 in 2000)
% of renters here:

11%
State:

33%

Land area: 210 sq. mi.

Water area: 13.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 108 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in New Kent County: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (18.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (15.6%), Construction (12.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in New Kent County, VA (2021)
    • 17,19976.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,77312.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,2625.6%Two or more races
    • 9024.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2361.0%Asian alone
    • 1510.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

42.4 years
Virginia median age:

38.8 years
Males: 11,668  (51.5%)
Females: 11,007  (48.5%)
Average household size:
New Kent County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $102,066 ($53,595 in 1999)
This county:

$102,066
Virginia:

$80,963

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $1,020 (lower quartile is $753, upper quartile is $1,393)
This county:

$1020
State:

$1169


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $345,704 (it was $131,000 in 2000)
New Kent:

$345,704
Virginia:

$330,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $261,611 - $439,049

Mean price in 2021:

Detached houses: $361,998
Here:

$361,998
State:

$429,123

Townhouses or other attached units: $296,550
Here:

$296,550
State:

$414,161

Mobile homes: $181,371
Here:

$181,371
State:

$112,303

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,795
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $494

Institutionalized population: 533

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 42
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 127
  • Auto thefts: 5

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 27
  • Burglaries: 32
  • Thefts: 198
  • Auto thefts: 13
New Kent County, VA map from a distance

Health of residents in New Kent County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2021:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
73.5% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
42.1% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
54.8% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
74.3% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 200 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 167 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 416 buildings, average cost: $359,700
  • 2020: 317 buildings, average cost: $366,900
  • 2019: 173 buildings, average cost: $351,700
  • 2018: 253 buildings, average cost: $251,300
  • 2017: 295 buildings, average cost: $194,200
  • 2016: 221 buildings, average cost: $179,100
  • 2015: 187 buildings, average cost: $201,400
  • 2014: 162 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2013: 187 buildings, average cost: $188,900
  • 2012: 141 buildings, average cost: $169,400
  • 2011: 156 buildings, average cost: $179,100
  • 2010: 146 buildings, average cost: $159,500
  • 2009: 130 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2008: 235 buildings, average cost: $208,100
  • 2007: 232 buildings, average cost: $206,200
  • 2006: 294 buildings, average cost: $235,700
  • 2005: 340 buildings, average cost: $205,700
  • 2004: 276 buildings, average cost: $159,300
  • 2003: 255 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2002: 215 buildings, average cost: $132,600
  • 2001: 192 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2000: 157 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 1999: 133 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1998: 166 buildings, average cost: $86,800
  • 1997: 150 buildings, average cost: $87,400
Number of permits per 10,000 New Kent, VA residents
Average permit cost in New Kent, VA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $2,273 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $2,234 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in New Kent, VA in 2021
Distribution of house value in New Kent, VA in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in New Kent, VA in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 4.7%
New Kent County:

4.7%
Virginia:

10.2%
(4.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.4% for Black residents, 1.0% for American Indian residents, 0.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 42.4 years old
(Males: 40.8 years old, Females: 45.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.7 years old, Black residents: 45.3 years old, American Indian residents: 35.7 years old, Asian residents: 41.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.5 years old, Other race residents: 31.6 years old)

Area name: Richmond, VA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in New Kent County is $678 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $757 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1010 a month.

Cities in this county include: New Kent.

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

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Neighboring counties: Inyo County, California , Hanover County , Nelson County , Prince Edward County , Stanton County, Kansas , Pulaski County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

2.6%
Virginia:

2.8%

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

Current college students: 319
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 33.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 779 (42.9% naturalized citizens)

New Kent County:

3.4%
Whole state:

12.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1532010 or later
  • 1982000 to 2009
  • 1341990 to 1999
  • 281980 to 1989
  • 121970 to 1979
  • 65Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 19.3%

New Kent County marital status for males New Kent County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,578
  • One, attached: 123
  • Two: 55
  • Mobile homes: 300

Housing units in New Kent County with a mortgage: 5,577 (495 second mortgage, 1 home equity loan, 427 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 157

Here:

3.1% with mortgage
State:

97.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for New Kent County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,38613
Mainline Protestant1,7395
Catholic4771
Other4-
None12,823-
New Kent 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: 2
New Kent County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
New Kent County:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
New Kent County:

9.2%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
New Kent County:

28.5%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.7%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in New Kent County:

Average size of farms: 193 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $30,858
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $230.34
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.45%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.25%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $38,286
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 62.98%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.77%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $56,118
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.00%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.39
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.94%
Corn for grain: 4288 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2680 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 5914 harvested acres
Vegetables: 162 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

New Kent County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 57% 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 58.9 miles away from New Kent County center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 61.6 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 63.4 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 236.7 miles away from New Kent County center
On 8/24/2011 at 00:04:36, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML) earthquake occurred 59.9 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 Tropical Storm Michael, Incident Period: October 9, 2018 - October 16, 2018, FEMA Id: 4411, Natural disaster type: Tropical 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 Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4092: November 26, 2012, FEMA Id: 4092, 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 Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to August 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4024: September 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 4024, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3240: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes Associated with Tropical Depression Gaston, Incident Period: August 30, 2004 to September 08, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1544: September 03, 2004, FEMA Id: 1544, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • Virginia Hurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to October 01, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1491: September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: 1491, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in New Kent County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 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 2021 - New Kent

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,163 (52.2%)
  • Carpooled: 550 (9.1%)
  • Walked: 43 (0.7%)
  • Worked at home: 3,508 (57.8%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (20%)
  • Germany (19%)
  • El Salvador (9%)
  • Sri Lanka (8%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • Panama (6%)
  • Italy (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in New Kent County


  • English (24%)
  • American (24%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • German (6%)
  • European (5%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in New Kent County, Virginia in 2010:

  • 447 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 86 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in New Kent County, Virginia in 2000:

  • 316 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 80 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 80 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $121,781.

11.73% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($116,673 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.73%
Virginia average:

10.16%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
8.54% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($54,921 average AGI)
3.19% relocated from other states ($61,752 average AGI)
New Kent County:

3.19%
Virginia average:

3.91%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Henrico County, VA  2.13% ($65,866 average AGI)
from James City County, VA  1.25% ($75,742)
from Hanover County, VA  0.78% ($73,988)
from Chesterfield County, VA  0.77% ($71,519)
from Richmond city, VA  0.46% ($65,957)
from York County, VA  0.36% ($113,973)
from King William County, VA  0.31% ($82,844)


8.50% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($141,412 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.50%
Virginia average:

10.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.65% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($46,560 average AGI)
2.85% relocated to other states ($94,852 average AGI)
New Kent County:

2.85%
Virginia average:

3.98%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Henrico County, VA  1.09% ($67,561 average AGI)
to James City County, VA  0.68% ($107,194)
to Hanover County, VA  0.53% ($57,385)
to Richmond city, VA  0.46% ($44,933)
to Chesterfield County, VA  0.44% ($88,000)
to Charles City County, VA  0.25% ($36,160)
to Newport News city, VA  0.20% ($59,300)

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 6.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 7.7

Deaths per 1000 population in New Kent County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in New Kent County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in New Kent County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in New Kent County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in New Kent County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in New Kent County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in New Kent County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,286 (1,868 aged, 418 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 557 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (205)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (85)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (37)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (20)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,024
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 664

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 19

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 211.1. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,675
  • Male householders: 3,956 (664 living alone), Female householders: 4,569 (820 living alone)
  • 5,621 spouses (5,586 opposite-sex spouses), 514 unmarried partners, (435 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,075 children (5,421 natural, 283 adopted, 354 stepchildren), 537 grandchildren, 46 brothers or sisters, 130 parents, 0 foster children, 196 other relatives, 418 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 658

Size of family households: 2,944 2-persons, 1,714 3-persons, 1,136 4-persons, 637 5-persons, 161 6-persons, 53 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,484 1-person, 264 2-persons, 56 3-persons, 24 5-persons.

3,483 married couples with children.
603 single-parent households (114 men, 489 women).

96.3% of residents of New Kent speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (80% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,264,000 ($4,197 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,348,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $40,481,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,003,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $614,000
Federal grants: $9,405,000
Federal procurement contracts: $674,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,086,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,009,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $16,763,000
Federal Government insurance: $8,031,000

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

Births: 781
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 547
Here:

34 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +7
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,425
Here:

+151 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in New Kent County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 27.91 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

7.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.7
State:

4.4

Year house built in New Kent County, Virginia
  • Year house built in New Kent County, Virginia
  • 1102020 or later
  • 2,4022010 to 2019
  • 1,9512000 to 2009
  • 1,1171990 to 1999
  • 1,2431980 to 1989
  • 1,0611970 to 1979
  • 2781960 to 1969
  • 3691950 to 1959
  • 4301940 to 1949
  • 4791939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in New Kent County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in New Kent County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in New Kent County, Virginia
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1423 rooms
  • 3434 rooms
  • 9425 rooms
  • 1,5426 rooms
  • 1,4627 rooms
  • 1,3648 rooms
  • 1,9769+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Kent County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Kent County, Virginia
  • 01 room
  • 1032 rooms
  • 323 rooms
  • 484 rooms
  • 2105 rooms
  • 1576 rooms
  • 687 rooms
  • 1498 rooms
  • 709+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in New Kent County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in New Kent County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in New Kent County, Virginia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 271 bedroom
  • 5192 bedrooms
  • 4,3033 bedrooms
  • 2,0524 bedrooms
  • 8625+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Kent County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Kent County, Virginia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1921 bedroom
  • 1882 bedrooms
  • 2963 bedrooms
  • 1034 bedrooms
  • 465+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in New Kent County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in New Kent County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in New Kent County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 138no vehicle
  • 1,0921 vehicle
  • 2,4812 vehicles
  • 2,0393 vehicles
  • 1,2064 vehicles
  • 7975+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in New Kent County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in New Kent County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 2281 vehicle
  • 4662 vehicles
  • 673 vehicles
  • 604 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.6% of New Kent County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Virginia.

New Kent County:

86.6%
State average:

85.6%

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

  • This state: 14,596
  • Other state: 7,058
  • Northeast: 1,924
  • Midwest: 1,684
  • South: 2,774
  • West: 672
Year householders moved into unit in New Kent County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in New Kent County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 76.8%Electricity
  • 11.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.3%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 89.0%Electricity
  • 8.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 273
Here:

13.9%
Virginia:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 137
Here:

11.7%
Virginia:

10.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 99
Here:

16.5%
Virginia:

20.0%

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

New Kent County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,250,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $754,000
    Parks and Recreation: $335,000
    Other: $208,000
    Air Transportation: $152,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $114,000
    Solid Waste Management: $77,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $943,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
    Air Transportation: $74,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,976,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,105,000
    Water Utilities: $2,752,000
    Police Protection: $2,698,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,454,000
    General - Other: $1,906,000
    Financial Administration: $1,807,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,595,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,079,000
    Solid Waste Management: $972,000
    General Public Buildings: $902,000
    Correctional Institutions: $884,000
    Parks and Recreation: $486,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $397,000
    Health - Other: $384,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $378,000
    Air Transportation: $275,000
    Corrections - Other: $121,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,305,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
    Natural Resources: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,446,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $503,000
    Other - Libraries: $201,000
    Other - Health - Other: $185,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $522,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,977,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,867,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,110,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,028,000
    Interest Earnings: $820,000
    Special Assessments: $653,000
    Rents: $498,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $355,000
    Sale of Property: $49,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $966,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $330,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,027,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,057,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $17,756,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,991,000
    Other: $1,711,000
    Public Welfare: $1,147,000
    Water Utilities: $307,000
    Health and Hospitals: $21,000
  • Tax - Property: $28,378,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,380,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $787,000
    Other License: $766,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $624,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $624,000
    Other Selective Sales: $353,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $321,000
    Public Utility License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,211,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000

New Kent County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,250,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $754,000
    Parks and Recreation: $335,000
    Other: $208,000
    Air Transportation: $152,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $114,000
    Solid Waste Management: $77,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $943,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
    Air Transportation: $74,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,976,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,105,000
    Water Utilities: $2,752,000
    Police Protection: $2,698,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,454,000
    General - Other: $1,906,000
    Financial Administration: $1,807,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,595,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,079,000
    Solid Waste Management: $972,000
    General Public Buildings: $902,000
    Correctional Institutions: $884,000
    Parks and Recreation: $486,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $397,000
    Health - Other: $384,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $378,000
    Air Transportation: $275,000
    Corrections - Other: $121,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,305,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
    Natural Resources: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,446,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $503,000
    Other - Libraries: $201,000
    Other - Health - Other: $185,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $522,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,977,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,867,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,110,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,028,000
    Interest Earnings: $820,000
    Special Assessments: $653,000
    Rents: $498,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $355,000
    Sale of Property: $49,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $966,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $330,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,027,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,057,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $17,756,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,991,000
    Other: $1,711,000
    Public Welfare: $1,147,000
    Water Utilities: $307,000
    Health and Hospitals: $21,000
  • Tax - Property: $28,378,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,380,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $787,000
    Other License: $766,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $624,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $624,000
    Other Selective Sales: $353,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $321,000
    Public Utility License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,211,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000

New Kent County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,250,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $754,000
    Parks and Recreation: $335,000
    Other: $208,000
    Air Transportation: $152,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $114,000
    Solid Waste Management: $77,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $943,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
    Air Transportation: $74,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,976,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,105,000
    Water Utilities: $2,752,000
    Police Protection: $2,698,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,454,000
    General - Other: $1,906,000
    Financial Administration: $1,807,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,595,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,079,000
    Solid Waste Management: $972,000
    General Public Buildings: $902,000
    Correctional Institutions: $884,000
    Parks and Recreation: $486,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $397,000
    Health - Other: $384,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $378,000
    Air Transportation: $275,000
    Corrections - Other: $121,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,305,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
    Natural Resources: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,446,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $503,000
    Other - Libraries: $201,000
    Other - Health - Other: $185,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $522,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,977,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,867,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,110,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,028,000
    Interest Earnings: $820,000
    Special Assessments: $653,000
    Rents: $498,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $355,000
    Sale of Property: $49,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $966,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $330,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,027,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,057,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $17,756,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,991,000
    Other: $1,711,000
    Public Welfare: $1,147,000
    Water Utilities: $307,000
    Health and Hospitals: $21,000
  • Tax - Property: $28,378,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,380,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $787,000
    Other License: $766,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $624,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $624,000
    Other Selective Sales: $353,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $321,000
    Public Utility License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,211,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000

New Kent County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,250,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $754,000
    Parks and Recreation: $335,000
    Other: $208,000
    Air Transportation: $152,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $114,000
    Solid Waste Management: $77,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $943,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $191,000
    Air Transportation: $74,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $31,976,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,105,000
    Water Utilities: $2,752,000
    Police Protection: $2,698,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,454,000
    General - Other: $1,906,000
    Financial Administration: $1,807,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,595,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,079,000
    Solid Waste Management: $972,000
    General Public Buildings: $902,000
    Correctional Institutions: $884,000
    Parks and Recreation: $486,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $397,000
    Health - Other: $384,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $378,000
    Air Transportation: $275,000
    Corrections - Other: $121,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,305,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
    Natural Resources: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,446,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $503,000
    Other - Libraries: $201,000
    Other - Health - Other: $185,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $522,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,977,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,867,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,110,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,028,000
    Interest Earnings: $820,000
    Special Assessments: $653,000
    Rents: $498,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $355,000
    Sale of Property: $49,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $966,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $330,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,027,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,057,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $17,756,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,991,000
    Other: $1,711,000
    Public Welfare: $1,147,000
    Water Utilities: $307,000
    Health and Hospitals: $21,000
  • Tax - Property: $28,378,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,380,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $787,000
    Other License: $766,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $624,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $624,000
    Other Selective Sales: $353,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $321,000
    Public Utility License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,211,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 143
  • Number of aged recipients: 22
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 121
  • Number of recipients under 18: 30
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 79
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 34
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 53
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 59

Businesses in New Kent County, VA

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • UPS: 1