Spotsylvania County, Virginia (VA)

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County population in 2012: 125,684 (68% urban, 32% rural); it was 90,395 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 28,100
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,158
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 25,736
Renter-occupied apartments: 8,684 (it was 5,572 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

33%

Land area: 401 sq. mi.

Water area: 11.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 310 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Spotsylvania County: 132.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.4%), Educational, health and social services (14.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Spotsylvania County, Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (72.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (14.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (7.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • Asian alone (2.3%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Virginia median age:  37.0 years
Males: 59,925  (36.4%)
Females: 62,472  (63.6%)
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Spotsylvania County,VA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Spotsylvania County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $71,901 ($57,525 in 1999)

This county:

$71901
Virginia:

$62666

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $1,197 (lower quartile is $1,012, upper quartile is $1,460)
This county:

$1197
State:

$922


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $241,100 (it was $125,700 in 2000)
Spotsylvania:

$241,100
Virginia:

$239,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $165,500 - $353,300

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $280,474
Here:

$280,474
State:

$320,313

Townhouses or other attached units: $203,772
Here:

$203,772
State:

$312,609

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $214,429
Here:

$214,429
State:

$215,179

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $144,395
Here:

$144,395
State:

$268,971

Mobile homes: $68,637
Here:

$68,637
State:

$57,576

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $12,885
Here:

$12,885
State:

$27,666
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,648
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $430

Institutionalized population: 413

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

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1460 buildings, average cost: $142,900
  • 2001: 1903 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2002: 1651 buildings, average cost: $168,700
  • 2003: 1596 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2004: 1290 buildings, average cost: $197,400
  • 2005: 1511 buildings, average cost: $190,100
  • 2006: 1174 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2007: 580 buildings, average cost: $261,400
  • 2008: 131 buildings, average cost: $276,600
  • 2009: 258 buildings, average cost: $230,600

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: $1,631 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,525 (0.7%)

Spotsylvania County household income distribution in 2009 Spotsylvania County home values distribution Spotsylvania County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.3%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.5% for Black residents, 12.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.3% for American Indian residents, 73.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.2% for other race residents, 8.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.3%
Spotsylvania County:

7.3%
Virginia:

11.7%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.0% for Black residents, 11.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.9% for American Indian residents, 73.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.6% for other race residents, 7.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 36 years old
(Males: 35 years old, Females: 37 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 54 years old, Asian residents: 35 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 29 years old)

Area name: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Spotsylvania County is $1080 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $1225 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1580 a month.

Cities in this county include: Spotsylvania Courthouse, Lake Wilderness.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Spotsylvania County: Lees Hill Golfers Club (A), River Run Business Center (B), Crossroads Industrial Park (C), Massaponax Business Park (D), Hall Industrial Park (E), Ninetyfive Business Park (F), Ninetyfive Commerce Place (G), Lees Hill Professional Office Center (H), Massaponax Crossings Business Park (I), Southpoint Business Park (J), Central Corridor Business Park (K), Westpark Corporate Center (L), Four Mile Fork Industrial Park (M), Fawn Lake Country Club (N), Summit (O), Fredericksburg Country Club (P), Spotswood Furnace Ruins (Q), Paynes Store (R), Fredericksburg Battlefield (S), Fraziers Gate (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Harrison Crossing Shopping Center (1), Thornburg Center Shopping Center (2), Travelers Row Shopping Center (3), Mill Garden Plaza Shopping Center (4), Breezewood Centre Shopping Center (5), Breezewood Station Shopping Center (6), Southpoint Shoppes Shopping Center (7), Southpoint Square Shoppes Shopping Center (8), Cosners Corner Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Spotsylvania County include: Apostolic Faith Temple (A), Belmont Chapel (B), Bethany Church (C), Bethel Church (D), Bethlehem Church (E), Beulah Church (F), Saint Johns Church (G), Branch Fork Church (H), Salem Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sunset Memorial Gardens (1), Fairview Cemetery (2), Wallers Cemetery (3), Second New Hope Cemetery (4), Goodhope Cemetery (5), Forest Hill Cemetery (6), Beulah Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Haislip Pond (A), Lacy Millpond (B), Harris Pond (C), James Pond (D), Ruffins Pond (E), Towles Pond (F), Waltonian Pond (G), Jennings Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Whitehall Creek (A), Wash Branch (B), Turkey Run (C), Terrys Run (D), Sturgeon Creek (E), Strawberry Branch (F), Spring Creek (G), South Wilderness Run (H), Shanty Bridge Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Spotsylvania County include: Livingston Park (1), Lake Anna State Park (2), Lee Hill Park (3), Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial National Military Park (4), Hunting Run Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Caroline County , Culpeper County , Hanover County , Louisa County , Orange County , Stafford County , Fredericksburg city .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.0%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 3,690
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,917 (60% naturalized citizens)

Spotsylvania County:

3.2%
Whole state:

8.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 404
  • 1990 to 1994: 401
  • 1985 to 1989: 410
  • 1980 to 1984: 298
  • 1975 to 1979: 285
  • 1970 to 1974: 330
  • 1970 to 1974: 188
  • 1965 to 1969: 601

Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 36.2%

Spotsylvania County marital status for males Spotsylvania County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Spotsylvania County with a mortgage: 19,106 (2,673 second mortgage, 2,171 home equity loan, 66 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,024

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Spotsylvania County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,83151
Catholic9,6273
Other6,27611
Mainline Protestant6,15515
Orthodox2251
None75,283-
Spotsylvania 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: 22
Spotsylvania County:

1.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Spotsylvania County:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 65
This county:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Spotsylvania County:

9.2%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Spotsylvania County:

29.2%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.0%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Spotsylvania County:

Average size of farms: 153 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $16,090
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $96.99
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.86%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 70.70%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $22,428
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 31.83%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.84%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,238
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.43%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.22
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 9.67%
Corn for grain: 3132 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 487 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1954 harvested acres
Vegetables: 60 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 62 acres

Tornado activity:

Spotsylvania County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 6804996.4 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Spotsylvania County-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.4 miles away from Spotsylvania 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 271.0 miles away from the 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 168.6 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 40.9 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 36.7 miles away from Spotsylvania 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 71.3 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:


The number of natural disasters in Spotsylvania County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 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
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • Germany (9%)
  • Korea (9%)
  • United Kingdom (8%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • El Salvador (6%)
  • Mexico (5%)

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

  • United States or American (15%)
  • German (13%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • English (11%)
  • Italian (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Spotsylvania County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 35,936 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 6,428 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 544 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 13 (0%)
  • Railroad: 439 (1%)
  • Taxi: 57 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0%)
  • Walked: 316 (1%)
  • Other means: 263 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,385 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 369 people in nursing homes
  • 133 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 52 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 413 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 56 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 55 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $71,372.

9.20% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.20%
Virginia average:

9.34%


0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($503 average AGI)
Spotsylvania County:

0.09%
Virginia average:

0.21%

6.27% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($31,290 average AGI)
2.84% relocated from other states ($15,666 average AGI)
Spotsylvania County:

2.84%
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 Stafford County, VA  1.51% ($44,927 average AGI)
from Fredericksburg city, VA  1.25% ($37,951)
from Prince William County, VA  0.57% ($56,039)
from Caroline County, VA  0.46% ($40,367)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.36% ($66,939)
from Orange County, VA  0.32% ($39,293)
from King George County, VA  0.21% ($39,214)


8.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,672 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.77%
Virginia average:

9.20%


0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($859 average AGI)
Spotsylvania County:

0.12%
Virginia average:

0.20%

6.06% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($29,931 average AGI)
2.59% relocated to other states ($13,882 average AGI)
Spotsylvania County:

2.59%
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 Fredericksburg city, VA  1.47% ($33,970 average AGI)
to Stafford County, VA  1.21% ($40,378)
to Prince William County, VA  0.51% ($46,061)
to Caroline County, VA  0.46% ($38,410)
to Orange County, VA  0.40% ($59,536)
to Fairfax County, VA  0.34% ($56,771)
to King George County, VA  0.18% ($42,350)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.9

Births per 1000 population in Spotsylvania County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 5.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Spotsylvania County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Spotsylvania County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 5,195 (4,311 aged, 884 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1509.240
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 546.550
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2.57

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 31.07
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 50.62

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.72
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 107.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 47.4
  • Poisoning - 29.8
  • Other - 29.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 121,873

Size of family households: 11,724 2-persons, 7,443 3-persons, 7,035 4-persons, 3,689 5-persons, 1,545 6-persons, 995 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,348 1-person, 1,710 2-persons, 286 3-persons, 103 4-persons, 42 5-persons, 10 6-persons, 12 7-or-more-persons.

20,304 married couples with children.
4,452 single-parent households (1,259 men, 3,193 women).

94.5% of residents of Spotsylvania County speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (62% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (37% speak English very well, 54% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $302,750,000 ($2707 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $78,601,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $182,562,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,341,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $446,000
Federal grants: $17,271,000
Federal procurement contracts: $61,890,000 ($60,742,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $15,240,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,220,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $312,488,000
Federal Government insurance: $28,973,000

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

Births: 8,218
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,255
Here:

28 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +335
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +21,015
Here:

+180 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Spotsylvania County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.31 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 1,083
  • 2000 to 2004: 13,331
  • 1990 to 1999: 12,074
  • 1980 to 1989: 9,854
  • 1970 to 1979: 5,794
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,432
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,146
  • 1940 to 1949: 259
  • 1939 or earlier: 761
Rooms in houses/apartments in Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 18
  • 2 rooms: 77
  • 3 rooms: 388
  • 4 rooms: 1,180
  • 5 rooms: 4,201
  • 6 rooms: 5,330
  • 7 rooms: 4,917
  • 8 rooms: 4,291
  • 9+ rooms: 5,334
  • 1 room: 89
  • 2 rooms: 274
  • 3 rooms: 667
  • 4 rooms: 1,039
  • 5 rooms: 1,362
  • 6 rooms: 1,067
  • 7 rooms: 514
  • 8 rooms: 327
  • 9+ rooms: 233
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 18
  • 1 bedroom: 266
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,905
  • 3 bedrooms: 13,506
  • 4 bedrooms: 7,466
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,575
  • no bedroom: 89
  • 1 bedroom: 784
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,882
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,133
  • 4 bedrooms: 625
  • 5+ bedrooms: 59
Cars and other vehicles available in Spotsylvania County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 507
  • 1 vehicle: 4,808
  • 2 vehicles: 11,431
  • 3 vehicles: 6,096
  • 4 vehicles: 1,994
  • 5+ vehicles: 900
  • no vehicle: 530
  • 1 vehicle: 2,224
  • 2 vehicles: 1,974
  • 3 vehicles: 679
  • 4 vehicles: 133
  • 5+ vehicles: 32

54% of Spotsylvania County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Virginia.

Spotsylvania County:

54.0%
State average:

53.8%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $108,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Spotsylvania County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (51.4%)
  • Utility gas (26.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.6%)
  • Wood (3.3%)
  • Electricity (59.7%)
  • Utility gas (21.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.0%)
  • Wood (1.9%)
  • No fuel used (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,293
Here:

10.0%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 379
Here:

6.5%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 534
Here:

17.2%
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)

Spotsylvania County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,183,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $24,845,000
    Water Utilities: $8,197,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,006,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,219,000
    Sewerage: $1,103,000
    Police Protection: $178,000
    Solid Waste Management: $126,000
    Parks and Recreation: $47,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $193,042,000
    Police Protection: $11,340,000
    Sewerage: $8,861,000
    Local Fire Protection: $8,243,000
    Water Utilities: $6,691,000
    General - Other: $5,817,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,032,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $4,870,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,775,000
    Financial Administration: $4,473,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,178,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,019,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $3,586,000
    Libraries: $3,563,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,921,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,343,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,214,000
    Health - Other: $1,545,000
    Transit Utilities: $265,000
    Regular Highways: $241,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $121,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,310,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $4,178,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $1,124,000
    Other Higher Education: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,279,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,847,000
    Police Protection: $623,000
    General - Other: $350,000
    Solid Waste Management: $298,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $162,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $125,000
    Parks and Recreation: $104,000
    Health - Other: $88,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $83,000
    General Public Building: $65,000
    Financial Administration: $59,000
    Central Staff Services: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $161,855,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,715,000

Spotsylvania County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Sewerage: $13,859,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $5,745,000
    All Other: $5,341,000
    Parks and Recreation: $692,000
    Solid Waste Management: $427,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $403,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $143,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $307,000
    General Local Government Support: $184,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,986,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,394,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $903,000
    Special Assessments: $37,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $11,340,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $112,793,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,730,000
    Public Welfare: $7,221,000
    All Other: $5,800,000
  • Tax - Property: $104,019,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,264,000
    Other Selective Sales: $10,833,000
    Other License: $6,303,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $5,325,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $4,414,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,360,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $2,708,000

Spotsylvania County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $420,098,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $364,101,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,665,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $21,310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $21,060,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,668,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $250,000

Spotsylvania County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $134,315,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $119,269,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,060,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Spotsylvania County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Spotsylvania County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,269$211,757583$204,7632,680$235,002138$78,0512$7,294,000325$233,10847$116,553
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED45$199,15629$275,862222$234,64922$21,1360$021$220,76210$100,700
APPLICATIONS DENIED165$222,37680$210,8631,229$254,180108$81,6940$080$202,96344$96,068
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN177$213,215109$188,670867$251,64132$98,2190$064$207,17217$115,294
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS17$244,29418$252,000197$251,65014$144,9290$025$242,4005$106,800
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED62$250,50041$269,6343$248,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$323,50012$315,7502$224,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$325,7148$291,2502$318,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$286,0009$298,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$302,0001$161,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Spotsylvania County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11172.2 years
John9372.5 years
Mary8377.7 years
William8272.3 years
Robert5569.3 years
Charles5069.3 years
George4769.4 years
Joseph3173.6 years
Margaret3079.0 years
Dorothy2977.4 years
Most common last names in Spotsylvania County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brooks6072.5 years
Lewis4173.3 years
Carter3272.2 years
Williams3271.3 years
Coleman2972.4 years
Payne2875.0 years
Brown2672.5 years
Smith2471.1 years
Wheeler2377.7 years
Chewning2279.7 years
Businesses in Spotsylvania County, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven7Home Depot1
ALDI1Hot Topic1
AMF Bowling1JCPenney1
AT&T3Jones New York1
Advance Auto Parts1Journeys1
Aeropostale1KFC1
American Eagle Outfitters1Kmart1
Applebee's1Kohl's1
Arby's1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Avenue1Little Caesars Pizza1
Baskin-Robbins1Lowe's1
Bath & Body Works1Macy's1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Marriott1
Burger King3MasterBrand Cabinets5
CVS4McDonald's2
Cache1Men's Wearhouse1
CarMax1Motherhood Maternity2
Casual Male XL1New Balance1
Charlotte Russe1New York & Co1
Chick-Fil-A3Nike4
Chipotle1Pac Sun1
Circle K1Panera Bread1
Cold Stone Creamery1Papa John's Pizza2
Coldwater Creek1Payless2
ColorTyme1PetSmart1
Comfort Inn1Popeyes1
Costco1Quiznos1
Cracker Barrel1RadioShack1
Cricket Wireless3Red Lobster1
Curves3Red Robin1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid3
Deb1SAS Shoes1
Decora Cabinetry2SONIC Drive-In2
Dennys1Sears2
Domino's Pizza3Sephora1
DressBarn1Sleep Inn1
Dressbarn1Spencer Gifts1
Dunkin Donuts3Sprint Nextel3
Express1Starbucks3
Famous Footwear1Steak 'n Shake1
Fashion Bug1T-Mobile3
FedEx8Taco Bell1
Finish Line1Target1
Firestone Complete Auto Care2The Room Place1
Foot Locker1U-Haul2
GNC3UPS9
GameStop4Value City Furniture1
Giant2Vans2
Goodwill1Verizon Wireless2
Gymboree1Victoria's Secret1
H&R Block2Walgreens2
Hardee's1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's2
Hollister Co.1YMCA1

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