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Danville, VA (Virginia) Houses and Residents

Danville,VA index of house prices

Total population: 42,444 (All urban)

Houses: 22,634 (18,837 occupied: 10,089 owner occupied, 8,796 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

47%
State:

35%

Housing density: 526 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $131,898.

Median contract rent in 2016: $301 (lower quartile is $207, upper quartile is $384)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $525


Median gross rent in Danville, VA in 2016: $404

Housing units in Danville with a mortgage: 5,336 (205 second mortgage, 377 home equity loan, 49 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,830

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,612

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $38,647

Median monthly housing costs: $610


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Danville, Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $96,502 (it was $69,800 in 2000)
Danville:

$96,502
Virginia:

$264,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,246 - $153,570

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $130,865
Here:

$130,865
State:

$352,970

Townhouses or other attached units: $162,023
Here:

$162,023
State:

$343,400

In 2-unit structures: $172,032
Here:

$172,032
State:

$233,827

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $93,732
Here:

$93,732
State:

$225,729

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $107,976
Here:

$107,976
State:

$312,703

Mobile homes: $13,365
Here:

$13,365
State:

$68,737
Median year house/condo built: 1962

Median year apartment built: 1965

Household type by relationship:

Households: 42,877
  • In family households: 32,020 (4,399 male householders, 6,443 female householders)
    6,180 spouses, 11,101 children (10,446 natural, 120 adopted, 544 stepchildren), 1,372 grandchildren, 370 brothers or sisters, 389 parents, 839 other relatives, 964 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 9,358 (3,501 male householders (2,978 living alone)), 4,596 female householders (4,168 living alone)), 1,239 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,564

Size of family households: 5,402 2-persons, 2,734 3-persons, 1,701 4-persons, 583 5-persons, 246 6-persons, 134 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,148 1-person, 770 2-persons, 81 3-persons, 96 4-persons.

3,592 married couples with children.
4,022 single-parent households (517 men, 3,505 women).

94.1% of residents of Danville speak English at home.
3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 42% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 1,439 (3.4%)
(47.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Danville, Virginia:

  • 25no bedroom
  • 1391 bedroom
  • 2,1052 bedrooms
  • 5,2403 bedrooms
  • 2,0034 bedrooms
  • 4845+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Danville population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Danville, Virginia:

  • 142no bedroom
  • 1,9631 bedroom
  • 4,1272 bedrooms
  • 1,9553 bedrooms
  • 4314 bedrooms
  • 1195+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Danville population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Danville in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 547no vehicle
  • 3,0491 vehicle
  • 3,4622 vehicles
  • 2,1023 vehicles
  • 5754 vehicles
  • 3255+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Danville population

Cars and other vehicles available in Danville in renter-occupied apartments

  • 2,701no vehicle
  • 3,8671 vehicle
  • 1,8222 vehicles
  • 2983 vehicles
  • 744 vehicles
  • 335+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Danville population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Danville, Virginia:

  • 261 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1123 rooms
  • 8194 rooms
  • 2,1175 rooms
  • 2,4156 rooms
  • 1,6397 rooms
  • 1,3418 rooms
  • 1,5649+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Danville population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Danville, Virginia:

  • 1311 room
  • 1652 rooms
  • 1,6083 rooms
  • 2,7984 rooms
  • 2,0495 rooms
  • 1,2116 rooms
  • 3137 rooms
  • 2178 rooms
  • 2089+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Danville population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

  • Danville, VA household income distribution

  • Danville, VA household income distribution
  • 2,392Less than $10,000
  • 1,635$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,555$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,243$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,177$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,370$30,000 to $34,999
  • 973$35,000 to $39,999
  • 981$40,000 to $44,999
  • 911$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,141$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,492$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,667$75,000 to $99,999
  • 778$100,000 to $124,999
  • 452$125,000 to $149,999
  • 362$150,000 to $199,999
  • 366$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Danville, VA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Danville, VA
  • 170Less than $10,000
  • 160$10,000 to $14,999
  • 73$15,000 to $19,999
  • 134$20,000 to $24,999
  • 184$25,000 to $29,999
  • 242$30,000 to $34,999
  • 176$35,000 to $39,999
  • 423$40,000 to $49,999
  • 615$50,000 to $59,999
  • 712$60,000 to $69,999
  • 602$70,000 to $79,999
  • 1,050$80,000 to $89,999
  • 768$90,000 to $99,999
  • 992$100,000 to $124,999
  • 862$125,000 to $149,999
  • 672$150,000 to $174,999
  • 245$175,000 to $199,999
  • 440$200,000 to $249,999
  • 304$250,000 to $299,999
  • 311$300,000 to $399,999
  • 82$400,000 to $499,999
  • 112$500,000 to $749,999
  • 61$750,000 to $999,999
  • 42$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 4$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Danville, VA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Danville, VA
  • 315Less than $100
  • 254$100 to $149
  • 550$150 to $199
  • 281$200 to $249
  • 740$250 to $299
  • 450$300 to $349
  • 841$350 to $399
  • 911$400 to $449
  • 946$450 to $499
  • 939$500 to $549
  • 378$550 to $599
  • 419$600 to $649
  • 332$650 to $699
  • 138$700 to $749
  • 19$750 to $799
  • 185$800 to $899
  • 97$900 to $999
  • 115$1,000 to $1,249
  • 51$1,250 to $1,499
  • 33$1,500 to $1,999
  • 38$2,000 to $2,499
  • 12$3,000 to $3,499
  • 28$3,500 or more
  • 318No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3812010 or later
  • 4802000 to 2009
  • 2921990 to 1999
  • 591980 to 1989
  • 1361970 to 1979
  • 141Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Danville population
Danville commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 593
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,506
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,162
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 3,681
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,843
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 292
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 858
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 199
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 272
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 535
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 649
  • 90 or more minutes: 494
Danville, VA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 72.8%
Number of people working at home: 411 (2.5% of all workers)

Danville mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 21,934 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 2,543 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 219 (1%)
  • Taxi: 158 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 13 (0%)
  • Walked: 343 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 411 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 5,959
 English: 970
 Irish: 796
 German: 647
 Scotch-Irish: 254
 African: 245
 European: 220
 Italian: 219
 British: 159
 Scottish: 145
 Greek: 74
 Dutch: 72
 Polish: 65
 Nigerian: 52
 Welsh: 49
 French (except Basque): 42
 Pennsylvania German: 31
 Ethiopian: 24
 Finnish: 22
 Jamaican: 22
 Portuguese: 21
 Ukrainian: 21
 Canadian: 20
 Arab: 18
 Hungarian: 14
 Norwegian: 13
 Czechoslovakian: 13
 Serbian: 12
 British West Indian: 7
 Kenyan: 5
 Swedish: 5
 Ghanaian: 3
 Czech: 3

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

  • 19%Mexico
  • 14%India
  • 10%Honduras
  • 5%Colombia
  • 5%Poland
  • 4%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 3%Pakistan

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

  • This state: 31,127
  • Other state: 9,859
  • Northeast: 2,519
  • Midwest: 909
  • South: 5,738
  • West: 664

85% of Danville residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Virginia.

Danville:

84.7%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 204
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 51
  • 5th and 6th grade: 229
  • 7th and 8th grade: 469
  • 9th grade: 321
  • 10th grade: 568
  • 11th grade: 390
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 348
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,787
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,040
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,936
  • Associate degree: 1,063
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,525
  • Master's degree: 493
  • Professional school degree: 272
  • Doctorate degree: 150

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 334
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 96
  • 5th and 6th grade: 174
  • 7th and 8th grade: 459
  • 9th grade: 507
  • 10th grade: 347
  • 11th grade: 704
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 459
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,384
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,474
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,491
  • Associate degree: 1,917
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,958
  • Master's degree: 867
  • Professional school degree: 209
  • Doctorate degree: 96

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.5%Males
  • 2.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 14.0%Males
  • 9.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 19.9%Males
  • 4.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 25.1%Males
  • 53.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 1.8%Males
  • 74.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 18.6%Males
  • 19.9%Females
Danville marital status for males
Danville marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,799
  • One, attached: 377
  • Two: 650
  • 3 or 4: 1,193
  • 5 to 9: 1,456
  • 10 to 19: 1,331
  • 20 to 49: 524
  • 50 or more: 590
  • Mobile homes: 649

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,340

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 3.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Danville:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Danville
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (61.7%)
  • Electricity (32.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • Electricity (64.4%)
  • Utility gas (32.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)
  • Other fuel (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 360
Here:

8.7%
Virginia:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 127
Here:

6.8%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 611
Here:

25.4%
Virginia:

19.9%

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 (Noninstitutionalized)