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Williamsburg, VA (Virginia) Houses and Residents

Williamsburg,VA index of house prices

Total population: 14,691 (Urban population: 11,998, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 3,880 (3,619 occupied: 2,078 owner occupied, 2,573 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

55%
State:

35%

Housing density: 454 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $0.

Median contract rent in 2015: $557 (lower quartile is $488, upper quartile is $1,276)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $1,348


Median gross rent in Williamsburg, VA in 2015: $616

Housing units in Williamsburg with a mortgage: 857 (88 second mortgage, 208 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 507

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,073

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $68,102

Median monthly housing costs: $1,112


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Williamsburg, Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $337,350 (it was $182,000 in 2000)
Williamsburg:

$337,350
Virginia:

$257,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $212,334 - $543,172
Median year house/condo built: 1988

Median year apartment built: 1978

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,481
  • In family households: 4,938 (1,330 male householders, 491 female householders)
    1,408 spouses, 1,318 children (1,262 natural, 20 adopted, 36 stepchildren), 67 grandchildren, 63 brothers or sisters, 48 parents, 55 other relatives, 158 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,543 (729 male householders (467 living alone)), 1,066 female householders (825 living alone)), 748 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4,517 (143 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,043 2-persons, 383 3-persons, 243 4-persons, 88 5-persons, 32 6-persons, 32 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,292 1-person, 342 2-persons, 112 3-persons, 34 4-persons, 15 6-persons.

629 married couples with children.
383 single-parent households (67 men, 316 women).

92.3% of residents of Williamsburg speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
3.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
2.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 26% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 622 (5.2%)
(40.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.1
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 471 bedroom
  • 3212 bedrooms
  • 6753 bedrooms
  • 4534 bedrooms
  • 1065+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg, Virginia:

  • 30no bedroom
  • 4891 bedroom
  • 9982 bedrooms
  • 3603 bedrooms
  • 1124 bedrooms
  • 285+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 79no vehicle
  • 6101 vehicle
  • 6442 vehicles
  • 1973 vehicles
  • 304 vehicles
  • 425+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg population

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

  • 291no vehicle
  • 1,0031 vehicle
  • 5652 vehicles
  • 1253 vehicles
  • 254 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamsburg, Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 333 rooms
  • 644 rooms
  • 2835 rooms
  • 2726 rooms
  • 2257 rooms
  • 3288 rooms
  • 3839+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg, Virginia:

  • 301 room
  • 1582 rooms
  • 2763 rooms
  • 6844 rooms
  • 4385 rooms
  • 2176 rooms
  • 1057 rooms
  • 628 rooms
  • 479+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg population

Year house built

Median 2015 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 ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Williamsburg, VA household income distribution

  • Williamsburg, VA household income distribution
  • 394Less than $10,000
  • 299$10,000 to $14,999
  • 227$15,000 to $19,999
  • 304$20,000 to $24,999
  • 233$25,000 to $29,999
  • 243$30,000 to $34,999
  • 231$35,000 to $39,999
  • 167$40,000 to $44,999
  • 228$45,000 to $49,999
  • 322$50,000 to $59,999
  • 248$60,000 to $74,999
  • 241$75,000 to $99,999
  • 161$100,000 to $124,999
  • 96$125,000 to $149,999
  • 131$150,000 to $199,999
  • 91$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Williamsburg, VA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Williamsburg, VA
  • 11Less than $10,000
  • 4$15,000 to $19,999
  • 17$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$25,000 to $29,999
  • 23$60,000 to $69,999
  • 45$100,000 to $124,999
  • 27$125,000 to $149,999
  • 137$150,000 to $174,999
  • 192$175,000 to $199,999
  • 263$200,000 to $249,999
  • 200$250,000 to $299,999
  • 355$300,000 to $399,999
  • 249$400,000 to $499,999
  • 372$500,000 to $749,999
  • 149$750,000 to $999,999
  • 64$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Williamsburg, VA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Williamsburg, VA
  • 8$150 to $199
  • 72$200 to $249
  • 5$350 to $399
  • 15$400 to $449
  • 44$500 to $549
  • 50$550 to $599
  • 71$600 to $649
  • 17$650 to $699
  • 83$700 to $749
  • 286$750 to $799
  • 418$800 to $899
  • 371$900 to $999
  • 436$1,000 to $1,249
  • 283$1,250 to $1,499
  • 311$1,500 to $1,999
  • 34$2,000 to $2,499
  • 10$2,500 to $2,999
  • 36$3,000 to $3,499
  • 64No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1931995 to March 2000
  • 871990 to 1994
  • 851985 to 1989
  • 1101980 to 1984
  • 371975 to 1979
  • 211970 to 1974
  • 201965 to 1969
  • 69Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg population
Williamsburg commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 267
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 914
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,111
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 609
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 285
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 97
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 254
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 76
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 72
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 145
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 168
  • 90 or more minutes: 69
Williamsburg, VA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 52.2%
Number of people working at home: 172 (4.1% of all workers)

Williamsburg mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,824 (67%)
  • Carpooled: 403 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 52 (1%)
  • Taxi: 12 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 5 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 80 (2%)
  • Walked: 639 (15%)
  • Other means: 52 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 172 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 1,828
 English: 1,416
 German: 932
 Irish: 708
 United States or American: 444
 Italian: 335
 Scotch-Irish: 231
 Scottish: 192
 Polish: 192
 French (except Basque): 121
 Hungarian: 118
 British: 116
 European: 113
 Dutch: 110
 Russian: 87
 Swedish: 79
 Greek: 77
 Welsh: 65
 Swiss: 55
 Norwegian: 53
 Subsaharan African:: 50
 African: 36
 Austrian: 34
 French Canadian: 32
 Danish: 28
 Armenian: 28
 Canadian: 24
 Romanian: 21
 Arab:: 19
 Lithuanian: 19
 Portuguese: 17
 Ukrainian: 17
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 16
 Albanian: 14
 Czechoslovakian: 14
 Yugoslavian: 14
 Czech: 13
 Serbian: 12
 British West Indian: 10
 Iranian: 8
 Celtic: 8
 Nigerian: 7
 Lebanese: 7
 South African: 7
 Moroccan: 6
 Scandinavian: 6
 Israeli: 6
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 6
 Slovak: 6
 Croatian: 6
 Palestinian: 6
 Jamaican: 6
 Australian: 4

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

  • 10%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 10%Canada
  • 9%India
  • 9%Vietnam
  • 9%United Kingdom
  • 6%Taiwan
  • 3%Romania

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

  • This state: 4,502
  • Northeast: 2,603
  • Midwest: 1,220
  • South: 2,261
  • West: 551

29% of Williamsburg residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 9% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Virginia.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 35
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 7
  • 5th and 6th grade: 38
  • 7th and 8th grade: 35
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 63
  • 11th grade: 41
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 34
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 505
  • Less than 1 year of college: 139
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 276
  • Associate degree: 105
  • Bachelor's degree: 601
  • Master's degree: 306
  • Professional school degree: 121
  • Doctorate degree: 186

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 12
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 26
  • 7th and 8th grade: 49
  • 9th grade: 33
  • 10th grade: 42
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 73
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 610
  • Less than 1 year of college: 139
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 469
  • Associate degree: 147
  • Bachelor's degree: 667
  • Master's degree: 363
  • Professional school degree: 89
  • Doctorate degree: 80

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 44.7%Males
  • 43.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 21.0%Males
  • 17.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 46.5%Males
  • 68.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 13.3%Males
  • 46.3%Females
Williamsburg marital status for males
Williamsburg marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,892
  • One, attached: 319
  • Two: 132
  • 3 or 4: 385
  • 5 to 9: 388
  • 10 to 19: 491
  • 20 to 49: 142
  • 50 or more: 75
  • Mobile homes: 56

Median worth of mobile homes: $14,099

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Williamsburg:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 44.2%Utility gas
  • 27.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.7%Electricity
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 43.2%Utility gas
  • 41.4%Electricity
  • 13.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 41
Here:

7.0%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 29
Here:

12.9%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 479
Here:

9.9%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)