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Charlottesville,VA index of house prices


Houses: 17,591 (16,851 occupied: 6,887 owner occupied, 9,964 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

59%
State:

56%

Housing density: 1714 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $310,495.


Median contract rent in 2009: $737 (lower quartile is $539, upper quartile is $974)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $848


Median gross rent in Charlottesville, VA in 2009: $861


Housing units in Charlottesville with a mortgage: 3,814 (401 second mortgage, 475 home equity loan, 24 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,250


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $71,472


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $44,821


Median monthly housing costs: $897





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Charlottesville, Virginia Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $271,205 (it was $117,800 in 2000)
Charlottesville:

$271,205
Virginia:

$252,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $205,674 - $374,753

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $307,865
Here:

$307,865
State:

$330,816

Townhouses or other attached units: $161,727
Here:

$161,727
State:

$310,878

In 2-unit structures: $277,597
Here:

$277,597
State:

$285,516

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $301,096
Here:

$301,096
State:

$242,971

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $204,549
Here:

$204,549
State:

$270,208

Mobile homes: $193,382
Here:

$193,382
State:

$37,843

Household type by relationship:

Households: 38,208
  • In family households: 23,029 (4,652 male householders, 3,135 female householders)
    5,231 spouses, 7,604 children (7,245 natural, 131 adopted, 228 stepchildren), 650 grandchildren, 311 brothers or sisters, 262 parents, 471 other relatives, 713 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,179 (4,095 male householders (2,512 living alone)), 4,979 female householders (3,370 living alone)), 6,105 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,841 (309 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,597 2-persons, 1,991 3-persons, 1,333 4-persons, 559 5-persons, 230 6-persons, 77 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,882 1-person, 1,817 2-persons, 580 3-persons, 543 4-persons, 103 5-persons, 93 6-persons, 56 7-or-more-persons.

3,173 married couples with children.
2,767 single-parent households (333 men, 2,434 women).

89.3% of residents of Charlottesville speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
3.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
3.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (81% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 3,107 (6.9%)
(32.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Charlottesville, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 52
  • 3 rooms: 72
  • 4 rooms: 473
  • 5 rooms: 1,466
  • 6 rooms: 1,579
  • 7 rooms: 959
  • 8 rooms: 1,129
  • 9 or more rooms: 1,157
  • 1 room: 464
  • 2 rooms: 939
  • 3 rooms: 1,922
  • 4 rooms: 2,560
  • 5 rooms: 1,884
  • 6 rooms: 1,259
  • 7 rooms: 493
  • 8 rooms: 235
  • 9 or more rooms: 208
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Charlottesville, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 13
  • 1 bedroom: 95
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,577
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,364
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,454
  • 5+ bedrooms: 384
  • no bedroom: 565
  • 1 bedroom: 2,533
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,929
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,969
  • 4 bedrooms: 728
  • 5+ bedrooms: 240
Cars and other vehicles available in Charlottesville, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 462
  • 1 vehicle: 2,434
  • 2 vehicles: 2,715
  • 3 vehicles: 944
  • 4 vehicles: 242
  • 5+ vehicles: 90
  • no vehicle: 1,929
  • 1 vehicle: 4,536
  • 2 vehicles: 2,206
  • 3 vehicles: 698
  • 4 vehicles: 375
  • 5+ vehicles: 220

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 641
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,077
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,106
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,424
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,523
  • 1960 to 1969: 3,413
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,487
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,536
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,452

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Charlottesville, VA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Charlottesville, VA:

  • Less than $10,000: 3
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 1
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 11
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 14
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 14
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 15
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 12
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 2
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 11
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 14
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 40
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 68
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 309
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 456
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 647
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 635
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 1181
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 872
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 1176
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 524
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 605
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 185
  • $1,000,000 or more: 93
 


Charlottesville rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Charlottesville:

  • Less than $100: 12 people
  • $100 to $149: 86
  • $150 to $199: 250
  • $200 to $249: 204
  • $250 to $299: 34
  • $300 to $349: 40
  • $350 to $399: 185
  • $400 to $449: 206
  • $450 to $499: 144
  • $500 to $549: 308
  • $550 to $599: 364
  • $600 to $649: 445
  • $650 to $699: 469
  • $700 to $749: 432
  • $750 to $799: 620
  • $800 to $899: 1,306
  • $900 to $999: 799
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 1,614
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 577
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 787
  • $2,000 or more: 306
  • No cash rent: 317
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,321
  • 1990 to 1994: 492
  • 1985 to 1989: 431
  • 1980 to 1984: 418
  • 1975 to 1979: 174
  • 1970 to 1974: 97
  • 1970 to 1974: 25
  • 1965 to 1969: 149


Charlottesville, VA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 55.3%
Number of people working at home: 1,106 (5.4% of all workers)


Charlottesville commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 769
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 4087
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 5755
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 4017
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1837
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 434
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1115
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 130
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 210
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 220
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 317
  • 90 or more minutes: 326
 


Charlottesville mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 12,284 (60%)
  • Carpooled: 1,974 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,006 (5%)
  • Subway or elevated: 11 (0%)
  • Taxi: 19 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 103 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 396 (2%)
  • Walked: 3,345 (16%)
  • Other means: 79 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,106 (5%)
 


Charlottesville, VA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 2645
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 1475
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1578
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 1384
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 1106
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 1081
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 1102
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 724
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 705
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 1197
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 1383
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 1201
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 509
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 313
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 240
  • $200,000 or more: 218
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 11825
 English: 4078
 German: 3325
 United States or American: 3316
 Irish: 2898
 Italian: 1430
 Scottish: 996
 Scotch-Irish: 852
 European: 834
 Polish: 578
 Subsaharan African:: 477
 French (except Basque): 464
 Dutch: 429
 British: 397
 Russian: 370
 Welsh: 293
 African: 243
 Swedish: 238
 Norwegian: 231
 Greek: 219
 French Canadian: 186
 Arab:: 168
 Hungarian: 146
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 130
 Eastern European: 130
 Swiss: 123
 Austrian: 92
 Northern European: 90
 Danish: 88
 Croatian: 81
 Canadian: 79
 Albanian: 75
 Turkish: 70
 Ukrainian: 67
 Lebanese: 64
 Ghanian: 53
 Jamaican: 49
 Scandinavian: 47
 Portuguese: 47
 Finnish: 41
 Czech: 40
 Slovak: 40
 Moroccan: 40
 Israeli: 38
 Lithuanian: 37
 Other Subsaharan African: 36
 Yugoslavian: 36
 Iranian: 35
 South African: 35
 Czechoslovakian: 34
 Australian: 33
 Arab/Arabic: 30
 Cypriot: 26
 Celtic: 26
 Serbian: 25
 Latvian: 22
 Ethiopian: 21
 Somalian: 21
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 21
 Estonian: 20
 Palestinian: 19
 Afghan: 19
 Haitian: 19
 Barbadian: 15
 Egyptian: 15
 Kenyan: 14
 Slavic: 13
 Brazilian: 12
 Nigerian: 12
 New Zealander: 11
 Sudanese: 11
 Armenian: 11
 Ugandan: 11
 West Indian: 11
 Sierra Leonean: 10
 Icelander: 10
 Liberian: 10
 Bermudan: 10
 Slovene: 5
 Luxemburger: 5
 Bahamian: 5


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



  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (11%)
  • Korea (7%)
  • India (6%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Canada (4%)


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

  • This state: 24121
  • Northeast: 6084
  • Midwest: 2576
  • South: 6722
  • West: 1601

37% of Charlottesville residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Virginia.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 87
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 65
  • 5th and 6th grade: 190
  • 7th and 8th grade: 396
  • 9th grade: 289
  • 10th grade: 304
  • 11th grade: 451
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 231
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,069
  • Less than 1 year of college: 456
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,020
  • Associate degree: 340
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,892
  • Master's degree: 1,216
  • Professional school degree: 599
  • Doctorate degree: 783

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 117
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 48
  • 5th and 6th grade: 193
  • 7th and 8th grade: 528
  • 9th grade: 313
  • 10th grade: 421
  • 11th grade: 456
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 293
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,831
  • Less than 1 year of college: 711
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,314
  • Associate degree: 422
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,545
  • Master's degree: 1,516
  • Professional school degree: 388
  • Doctorate degree: 384

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.6%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 9.8%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 6.2%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 6.7%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 4.8%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 16.3%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 10.1%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 6.4%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $43,652
  • Black householders: $32,038
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $97,587
  • Asian householders: $31,514
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $22,498
  • Some other race householders: $25,633
  • Two or more races householders: $19,510
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $26,961
Charlottesville household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Charlottesville household income for Black householders
Charlottesville household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Charlottesville household income for Asian householders
Charlottesville household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Charlottesville household income for Some other race householders
Charlottesville household income for Two or more races householders
Charlottesville household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Charlottesville marital status for males
Charlottesville marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $301,594
  • Black or African American householders: $165,071
  • Asian householders: $262,226
  • Some other race householders: $374,115
  • Two or more races householders: $238,973
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $280,183

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,375
  • One, attached: 1,232
  • Two: 2,306
  • 3 or 4: 1,012
  • 5 to 9: 1,566
  • 10 to 19: 1,266
  • 20 to 49: 879
  • 50 or more: 811
  • Mobile homes: 144

Median worth of mobile homes: $29,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Charlottesville:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Charlottesville
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (73.5%)
  • Electricity (17.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.1%)
  • Wood (1.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Electricity (49.7%)
  • Utility gas (45.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.8%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 211
Here:

6.9%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 139
Here:

9.3%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 453
Here:

3.5%
Virginia:

20.6%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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 (Noninst.)


 

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