Williamsburg, Virginia

Submit your own pictures of this city and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2017: 15,031 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +25.3%
 
Males: 6,548  (43.6%)
Females: 8,483  (56.4%)
Median resident age:

24.7 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 23185, 23187, 23188.

Williamsburg Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,847 (it was $37,093 in 2000)
Williamsburg:

$56,847
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,865 (it was $18,483 in 2000)

Williamsburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $418,845 (it was $182,000 in 2000)
Williamsburg:

$418,845
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $395,787; detached houses: $485,013; townhouses or other attached units: $280,659; in 2-unit structures: $206,149; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,251; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,902

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,135.

March 2019 cost of living index in Williamsburg: 100.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.8%
(20.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.1% for Black residents, 23.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.1% for American Indian residents, 24.5% for two or more races residents)
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Williamsburg, VA (2017)
    • 10,26267.2%White alone
    • 2,24714.7%Black alone
    • 1,2117.9%Hispanic
    • 9766.4%Asian alone
    • 5113.3%Two or more races
    • 190.1%American Indian alone
    • 180.1%Other race alone

Races in Williamsburg detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 158 registered sex offenders living in Williamsburg, Virginia as of October 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Williamsburg is 96 to 1.


Crime rates in Williamsburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(8.6)
3
(25.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
1
(7.8)
1
(7.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(25.8)
5
(42.1)
4
(34.1)
3
(24.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
1
(7.0)
2
(13.7)
4
(25.7)
1
(6.5)
1
(6.7)
9
(59.0)
3
(19.4)
3
(19.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
13
(111.8)
8
(67.4)
20
(170.4)
9
(72.3)
8
(63.6)
6
(46.7)
14
(98.3)
8
(54.8)
6
(38.5)
7
(45.2)
4
(26.8)
9
(59.0)
9
(58.2)
7
(46.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(51.6)
11
(92.7)
6
(51.1)
10
(80.4)
15
(119.2)
10
(77.8)
11
(77.3)
10
(68.5)
11
(70.7)
17
(109.7)
5
(33.5)
7
(45.9)
11
(71.1)
10
(65.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
26
(223.6)
21
(176.9)
18
(153.3)
13
(104.5)
11
(87.4)
35
(272.3)
21
(147.5)
26
(178.0)
12
(77.1)
7
(45.2)
9
(60.3)
10
(65.5)
12
(77.6)
5
(32.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
259
(2,227)
200
(1,685)
218
(1,857)
224
(1,800)
192
(1,526)
222
(1,727)
203
(1,426)
222
(1,520)
171
(1,099)
168
(1,084)
179
(1,200)
211
(1,383)
156
(1,009)
180
(1,185)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(189.2)
14
(118.0)
20
(170.4)
13
(104.5)
10
(79.5)
10
(77.8)
9
(63.2)
11
(75.3)
8
(51.4)
5
(32.3)
7
(46.9)
9
(59.0)
13
(84.1)
8
(52.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.5)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)201.5212.3187.2144.7132.3145.7137.0120.4112.689.876.1138.7112.696.7

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Click on a table row to update graph
City-data.com crime index in Williamsburg, VA

Crime rate in Williamsburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 41 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
Virginia average:

2.26
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Williamsburg, VA forum
Recent posts about Williamsburg, Virginia on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Williamsburg is mentioned 5,888 times on our forum:
Retiring in Williamsburg questions  (26 replies)
Future Relocation to Williamsburg  (5 replies)
Hospitals in Williamsburg  (30 replies)
Williamsburg vs Yorktown?  (5 replies)
Family with young children looking for helpful info on relocating to Williamsburg area  (36 replies)
Monticello Marketplace, Williamsburg, Virginia  (1 reply)

Latest news from Williamsburg, VA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (8.8%), English (8.3%), American (7.9%), Irish (4.9%), Italian (3.5%), Polish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1722

Elevation: 86 feet

Land area: 8.54 square miles.

Population density: 1,759 people per square mile   (low).

Williamsburg, Virginia map

1,463 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe, 1.6% Asia, 1.2% Latin America, 1.1% Africa).

This city:

9.6%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,662 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,075 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Newport News, VA (18.7 miles , pop. 180,150).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Norfolk, VA (36.6 miles , pop. 234,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (206.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Jamestown district, VA (1.9 miles ),
Scotland, VA (2.8 miles ),
Concord, VA (2.8 miles ),
Yorktown, VA (3.4 miles ),
Gloucester Point, VA (3.4 miles ),
Surry, VA (3.4 miles ),
Rushmere, VA (3.7 miles ),
Gloucester Courthouse, VA (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 37.27 N, Longitude: 76.71 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,181 (+53.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,129 (52.7%)

Area code: 757

Distribution of median household income in Williamsburg, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Williamsburg, VA in 2017
Williamsburg satellite photo by USGS

Williamsburg tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 36 buildings, average cost: $258,700
  • 1998: 44 buildings, average cost: $212,300
  • 1999: 50 buildings, average cost: $235,200
  • 2000: 85 buildings, average cost: $203,400
  • 2001: 80 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2002: 71 buildings, average cost: $173,600
  • 2003: 85 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2004: 93 buildings, average cost: $119,100
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $184,300
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $369,000
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $219,600
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $222,400
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $223,800
  • 2010: 34 buildings, average cost: $200,300
  • 2011: 29 buildings, average cost: $209,000
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $267,600
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $423,800
  • 2014: 31 buildings, average cost: $244,200
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $233,800
  • 2016: 49 buildings, average cost: $155,400
  • 2017: 43 buildings, average cost: $186,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Williamsburg, VA residents
Average permit cost in Williamsburg, VA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Virginia:

3.0%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Williamsburg, VA
Historical housing units in Williamsburg, VA

Population change in the 1990s: +289 (+2.5%).
Most common industries in Williamsburg, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (17.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.8%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.9%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (23.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.4%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Williamsburg, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)

Average climate in Williamsburg, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Williamsburg, Virginia average temperatures Williamsburg, Virginia average precipitation Williamsburg, Virginia humidity Williamsburg, Virginia wind speed Williamsburg, Virginia snowfall Williamsburg, Virginia sunshine Williamsburg, Virginia clear and cloudy days

Williamsburg, Virginia environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 57.1. This is better than average.

City:

57.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.171
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.30
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.612. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.612
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.08. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.08
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Williamsburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/6/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the Williamsburg city center killed 4 people and injured 246 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/14/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Williamsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 86% 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 69.1 miles away from the city 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 214.4 miles away from the city 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 81.9 miles away from Williamsburg center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from the city 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 91.5 miles away from Williamsburg 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 351.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Williamsburg topographic map

Main business address for: MHI Hospitality CORP (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS).

Hospitals in Williamsburg:

  • EASTERN STATE HOSP
  • EASTERN STATE HOSPITAL (Government - State, provides emergency services, 4601 IRONBOUND ROAD)
  • RIVERSIDE DOCTORS' HOSPITAL OF WILLIAMSBURG (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1500 COMMONWEALTH AVENUE)
  • SENTARA HOME CARE SERVICES - WILLIAMSBURG (1100 PROFESSIONAL DRIVE)
  • SENTARA WILLIAMSBURG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, 100 SENTARA CIRCLE)

Nursing Homes in Williamsburg:

  • CONSULATE HEALTHCARE OF WILLIAMSBURG (1811 JAMESTOWN ROAD)
  • ENVOY OF WILLIAMSBURG, LLC (1235 MT VERNON AVENUE)
  • HANCOCK GERIATRIC TREATMENT CENTER (4601 IRONBOUND ROAD)
  • PINES CONVALESCENT CENTER (1235 MOUNT VERNON AVE)
  • THE CONVALESCENT CENTER AT PATRIOTS COLONY (6000 PATRIOTS COLONY DRIVE)
  • WINDSORMEADE OF WILLIAMSBURG (3900 WINDSOR HALL DRIVE)
  • WOODHAVEN HALL AT WILLIAMSBURG LANDING (5500 WILLIAMSBURG LANDING DR)

Dialysis Facilities in Williamsburg:

  • RAI - JOHN TYLER HWY-WILLIAMSBURG (4511 JOHN TYLER HWY)
  • WILLIAMSBURG DIALYSIS (500 SENTARA CIR STE 103)

Home Health Centers in Williamsburg:

  • AT HOME CARE (366 MCLAWS CIRCLE SUITE 2B)
  • BAYADA NURSES (7151 RICHMOND ROAD, SUITE 201)
  • BROOKSIDE HOME HEALTH, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY (460 MCLAWS CIRCLE, SUITE 250)
  • KARYA HOME CARE, INC (376 MCLAWS CIRCLE, SUITE B-1)

Airports and heliports located in Williamsburg:

See details about Airports and heliports located in Williamsburg, VA

Amtrak station:

WILLIAMSBURG (468 N. BOUNDARY ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, car rental agency, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Williamsburg:

  • 19 miles: Surry 1 and 2 in Newport News, VA.

College/University in Williamsburg:

  • College of William and Mary (Full-time enrollment: 7,617; Location: 200 Richmond Road; Public; Website: www.wm.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Williamsburg:

  • Christopher Newport University (about 20 miles; Newport News, VA; Full-time enrollment: 5,061)
  • Thomas Nelson Community College (about 22 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 7,056)
  • Hampton University (about 27 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 4,494)
  • Old Dominion University (about 35 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 19,825)
  • Tidewater Community College (about 38 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 20,975)
  • Norfolk State University (about 39 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 6,032)
  • John Tyler Community College (about 39 miles; Chester, VA; FT enrollment: 5,864)

Public high schools in Williamsburg:

  • JAMESTOWN HIGH (Students: 1,342, Location: 3751 JOHN TYLER HWY, Grades: 9-12)
  • LAFAYETTE HIGH (Students: 1,266, Location: 4460 LONGHILL RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • BRUTON HIGH (Students: 729, Location: 185 EAST ROCHAMBEAU DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • WARHILL HIGH (Location: 3131 IRONBOUND RD, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Williamsburg:

  • WALSINGHAM ACADEMY (Students: 462, Location: 1100 JAMESTOWN RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • WILLIAMSBURG CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 241, Location: 101 SCHOOL HOUSE LN, Grades: PK-12)
  • PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL SCHOOL (Students: 179, Location: 6000 EASTER CIR, Grades: KG-11)
  • WILLIAMSBURG MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 125, Location: 4200 LONGHILL RD, Grades: PK-9)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Williamsburg:

See full list of schools located in Williamsburg

Library in Williamsburg:

  • WILLIAMSBURG REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,514,224; Location: 7770 CROAKER ROAD; 298,985 books; 1,137 e-books; 16,127 audio materials; 24,496 video materials; 17 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 483 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • I would like Providence Classical School added to the list of Private Schools in Williamsburg, Virginia.
  • Providence Classical School K-8th grade - private school in Williamsburg, VA 23185 116 Palace Lane 757-565-2900 http://www.pcsvirginia.com

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Williamsburg: Golden Horseshoe Golf Course (A), Governors Palace (B), Botetourt Residence Complex (C), Bryan Complex (D), Busch Tennis Courts (E), College Yard (F), Fraternity Complex (G), National Wildflower Refuge (H), Randolph Student Residence Complex (I), Sunken Garden (J), Williamsburg Police Department (K), Williamsburg County Sheriff's Office (L), James City County Sheriff's Office (M), Williamsburg Fire Department Administration (N), Williamsburg Fire Department (O), The Sir Christopher Wren Building (P), Williamsburg Theatre (Q), Williamsburg Regional Library (R), Williamsburg Municipal Building (S), William Barton Rogers Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Williamsburg Shopping Center (1), Monticello Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Williamsburg: MHI Hospitality CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Williamsburg include: First Baptist Church (A), First Church of Christ Scientist (B), Holiness Church (C), Mount Ararat Baptist Church (D), Saint Bedes Catholic Church (E), Saint Stephen Lutheran Church (F), Temple Beth El (G), Union Baptist Church (H), Williamsburg Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cedar Grove Cemetery (1), Jones Family Cemetery (2), Galt Family Cemetery (3), Bruton Parish Churchyard (4), Hospital Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Tutters Neck Pond (A), Matoaka Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Paper Mill Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Williamsburg include: Cary Stadium (1), College Landing Park (2), Kiwanis Municipal Park (3), Palace Green (4), Quarterpath Park (5), Williamsburg Historic District (6), Zable Stadium (7), Busch Soccer Field (8), Baldwin Memorial Garden (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Jamestown Settlement Museum Gift Shop (2207 Colonial Parkway), Busch Gardens Williamsburg (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1 Busch Gardens Blvd.), Jamestown Bicycle Rental Co (Arcades & Amusements; 1912 Jamestown Road), Colonial Connections Inc (Tours & Charters; 1001 Richmond Road Suite A).

Hotels: Holiday Inn (725 Bypass Rd), Colonial Williamsburg (PO Box 1776), Radisson Fort Magruder Hotel & Conference Center (Rte. 60 E), Colonel Waller Motel (917 Capitol Landing Rd), Econo Lodge Pottery (7051 Richmond Rd), Hampton Inn Williamsburg-Historic Area (505 York St), Econo Lodge Colonial (216 Parkway Drive), Family Inns of America (5413 Airport Road (Intersection 60W & Airport Rd)), 415 Grill (415 Richmond Road).

Courts: Williamsburg City - Courts- General District Court- Traffic Ticket Informa (5201 Monticello Avenue), James City County - Courts- Circuit Court- Probation And Parole (838 Merrimac Trail).

Birthplace of: Brendan Reed (musician) - Male singer, Bruce Hornsby - (born 1954), musician, Canaan Smith - Country singer, David Berman (musician) - Poet, Edmund Randolph - Attorney and politician, John Blair, Jr. - Federal judge, John L. Hall, Jr. - Admiral, Lawrence Taylor - (born 1959), football star, Littleton Waller Tazewell - Politician, Mel Gray (return specialist) - Football player.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Williamsburg and their reported violations in the past:

YORK RIVER STATE PARK-TASKINAS POINT (Population served: 750, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-16-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-12-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2009), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-28-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-28-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-29-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2007), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-07-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2005), St Boil Water Order (JUN-03-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-03-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2005), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
YORK RIVER ST PARK-CROAKER LANDING (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2009), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-16-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
KOA CAMPGROUNDS-WILLIAMSBURG (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
KISKIACK GOLF CLUB (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
OUTDOOR WORLD CAMPGROUND (Population served: 193, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
WILLIAMSBURG/ JAMESTOWN AIRPORT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
HEATHS MOBILE HOMES (Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2010), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-24-2008), St Public Notif received (2 times from AUG-11-2008 to AUG-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-05-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-27-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-04-2008)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
KOA CAMPGROUNDS-HIGH GROUND (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Williamsburg that have no violations reported:

  • JCSA - CENTRAL SYSTEM (Population served: 48,271, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • UPPER COUNTY PARK (Population served: 350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LITTLE CREEK RES PARK JCC (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MT. PLEASANT ASSOC. (Population served: 121, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GLENWOOD ACRES-JCSA (Population served: 82, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NEW KENT BUSINESS CENTER (Address: 4311 Newtown Avenue , Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BRAXTONS LANDING (Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

49.3%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Williamsburg in 2010:

  • 4,051 people in college/university student housing
  • 116 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Williamsburg in 2000:

  • 4,354 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 136 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in Williamsburg (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Monticello Marketplace Branch, Jamestown Road Branch, Kingsmill Branch, Merchant Square Branch, James York Plaza Branch. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Kingsmill Branch, Williamsburg Main Branch, Lightfoot Branch, Settlers Market Branch, Williamsburg Second Street Branch. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Chesapeake Bank: Lafayette Branch, Lightfoot Branch, Five Forks Branch, Williamsburg Landing Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $633.1 mil, Deposits: $541.7 mil, headquarters in Kilmarnock, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Chesapeake Financial Shares, Inc.
  • Towne Bank: Kingsmill Branch, Patriots Colony Branch, Patriots Colony Branch, New Town Branch. Info updated 2011/01/04: Bank assets: $4,081.8 mil, Deposits: $3,206.8 mil, headquarters in Portsmouth, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices
  • Union First Market Bank: Williamsburg Windsor Meade Branch, Williamsburg Branch, Monticello Branch, Route 5 Branch. Info updated 2011/08/16: Bank assets: $3,888.6 mil, Deposits: $3,181.6 mil, headquarters in Richmond, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 99 total offices, Holding Company: Union First Market Bankshares Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Monticello Marketplace Branch, Quarterpath Crossing Branch, Williamsburg Branch, Lightfoot Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: Monticello Marketplace Branch, Jamestown Road Branch, Williamsburg Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • The Old Point National Bank of Phoebus: Norge Crossing Branch, New Town Branch, Williamsburg Crossing Shp Ctr Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $845.3 mil, Deposits: $691.3 mil, headquarters in Hampton, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Old Point Financial Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Five Forks Branch at 4541 John Tyler Highway, branch established on 1996/12/23. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Williamsburg:

Marital status in Williamsburg, VA
  • Never married: 59.5%
  • Now married: 27.6%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

For population 25 years and over in Williamsburg:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 28.8%
  • Unemployed: 41.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Virginia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Williamsburg
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Williamsburg:

(Williamsburg, Virginia Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Williamsburg, VA (based on Williamsburg city County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,2716
Evangelical Protestant5,81912
Other101
None1,968-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Williamsburg city:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Williamsburg city:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Williamsburg city:

37.91 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.1%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Williamsburg city:

27.0%
Virginia:

26.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Williamsburg:

49.8%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Williamsburg:

50.2%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Williamsburg:

27.5
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Williamsburg:

11.7%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Williamsburg:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Williamsburg:

27.6%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
Williamsburg:

58.8%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Williamsburg:

81.5%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Williamsburg, VA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 38$189,058$59,7030$0
Police Protection - Officers 36$186,835$62,2780$0
Water Supply 21$92,041$52,5952$4,515
Welfare 17$72,013$50,8335$6,486
Other and Unallocable 17$70,355$49,6624$3,833
Financial Administration 16$90,992$68,2441$808
Other Government Administration 10$68,844$82,6132$4,028
Streets and Highways 8$35,251$52,8770$0
Parks and Recreation 6$25,407$50,81432$14,612
Housing and Community Development (Local) 5$16,036$38,4860$0
Sewerage 3$9,395$37,5800$0
Police - Other 2$9,068$54,4084$2,489
Judicial and Legal 1$11,202$134,4241$2,316
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 180$876,497$58,43351$39,087

Williamsburg government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $3,573,000 ($237.71)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,541,000 ($568.23)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,654,000 ($376.16)
    Police Protection: $4,492,000 ($298.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,633,000 ($241.70)
    Sewerage: $3,393,000 ($225.73)
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,949,000 ($129.67)
    Water Utilities: $1,690,000 ($112.43)
    Correctional Institutions: $1,438,000 ($95.67)
    Regular Highways: $1,323,000 ($88.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,255,000 ($83.49)
    Financial Administration: $1,200,000 ($79.84)
    General - Other: $1,042,000 ($69.32)
    General Public Buildings: $1,038,000 ($69.06)
    Central Staff Services: $1,033,000 ($68.72)
    Libraries: $856,000 ($56.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $709,000 ($47.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $682,000 ($45.37)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $335,000 ($22.29)
    Hospitals: $261,000 ($17.36)
    Health - Other: $218,000 ($14.50)
    Parking Facilities: $141,000 ($9.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $392,000 ($26.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $164,000 ($10.91)

Williamsburg government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,645,000 ($109.44)
    Housing and Community Development: $607,000 ($40.38)
    Hospital Public: $446,000 ($29.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $374,000 ($24.88)
    Parking Facilities: $331,000 ($22.02)
    Other: $75,000 ($4.99)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $716,000 ($47.63)
    Other: $185,000 ($12.31)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,034,000 ($135.32)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,929,000 ($128.33)
    Rents: $429,000 ($28.54)
    Fines and Forfeits: $285,000 ($18.96)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,537,000 ($301.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,696,000 ($179.36)
    Highways: $1,664,000 ($110.70)
    Other: $595,000 ($39.58)
    Public Welfare: $468,000 ($31.14)
    Housing and Community Development: $240,000 ($15.97)
    Health and Hospitals: $35,000 ($2.33)
  • Tax - Property: $13,950,000 ($928.08)
    Other Selective Sales: $11,823,000 ($786.57)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,682,000 ($311.49)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,800,000 ($119.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $343,000 ($22.82)
    Other License: $261,000 ($17.36)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $183,000 ($12.17)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $164,000 ($10.91)
    Public Utility License: $144,000 ($9.58)
    Other: $50,000 ($3.33)

Williamsburg government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,870,000 ($1055.82)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,605,000 ($971.66)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,265,000 ($84.16)

Williamsburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,321,000 ($2882.11)

17.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,309 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

17.21%
Virginia average:

9.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from James City County, VA  4.97% ($53,963 average AGI)
from York County, VA  1.36% ($54,373)
from Newport News city, VA  1.29% ($42,036)


20.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,138 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

20.20%
Virginia average:

9.76%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to James City County, VA  7.57% ($44,609 average AGI)
to York County, VA  1.34% ($44,667)
to Newport News city, VA  1.31% ($28,949)
Businesses in Williamsburg, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven12Just Tires1
ALDO2Justice1
AMF Bowling1KFC3
AT&T1Kmart1
Ace Hardware2Kohl's1
Advance Auto Parts2La Quinta1
Aeropostale1Lane Bryant1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Furniture1
Ann Taylor2Levi Strauss & Co.1
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone1Marriott5
Banana Republic1Marshalls1
Barnes & Noble1Martin's1
Baskin-Robbins1MasterBrand Cabinets9
Bath & Body Works2McDonald's6
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motel 62
Ben & Jerry's1Motherhood Maternity1
Best Western1New Balance1
Blockbuster1Nike7
Brooks Brothers2Office Depot1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Olive Garden1
Burger King2Outback1
CVS3Outback Steakhouse1
Casual Male XL1Pac Sun1
Charlotte Russe1Panera Bread1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza1
Chick-Fil-A3Payless1
Chico's2Penske1
Chipotle1PetSmart1
Clarion2Pier 1 Imports1
Clarks1Pizza Hut1
Cold Stone Creamery1Quality5
Coldwater Creek1Quiznos3
Comfort Inn2RadioShack2
Comfort Suites1Red Lobster1
Cracker Barrel1Rite Aid5
Curves2Rodeway Inn1
DHL3Ruby Tuesday2
Dairy Queen1Rue211
Days Inn3SAS Shoes1
Decora Cabinetry4SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza2Sephora1
Dunkin Donuts2Skechers USA1
Econo Lodge3Sleep Inn1
Eddie Bauer1Soma Intimates1
FedEx12Sprint Nextel2
Foot Locker1Staples1
Ford1Starbucks8
GNC2Subway10
GameStop2Super 83
Gap1T.G.I. Driday's1
Goodwill1T.J.Maxx1
Gymboree1Taco Bell3
H&R Block3Talbots2
Hardee's2Target2
Hilton5Toyota1
Holiday Inn4Toys"R"Us1
Home Depot1Trader Joe's1
Honda1Travelodge6
Howard Johnson2U-Haul3
Hyundai1UPS16
IHOP2Vans4
IZOD1Verizon Wireless2
J.Crew1Victoria's Secret1
JCPenney1Walgreens1
JoS. A. Bank1Walmart1
Jones New York5Wendy's3
Journeys2YMCA1
Juicy Couture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Williamsburg:

  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMBG (740 AM; 1 kW; WILLIAMSBURG, VA; Owner: WILLIAMSBURG'S RADIO STATION, INC.)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKGM (940 AM; 10 kW; SMITHFIELD, VA; Owner: WKGM, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDZY (1290 AM; 25 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNIS (790 AM; 5 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WPMH (1010 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGGM (820 AM; 10 kW; CHESTER, VA; Owner: HOFFMAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WHKT (1650 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williamsburg:

  • W261CN (100.1 FM; WILLIAMSBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WAFX (106.9 FM; SUFFOLK, VA; Owner: TIDEWATER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYCS (91.5 FM; YORKTOWN, VA; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC.)
  • WKLR (96.5 FM; FORT LEE, VA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WXGM-FM (99.1 FM; GLOUCESTER, VA; Owner: WXGM, INC.)
  • WHRO-FM (90.3 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: HAMPTON ROADS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION,INC)
  • WHRV (89.5 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: HAMPTON ROADS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION,INC)
  • WWBR (107.9 FM; WEST POINT, VA; Owner: WINNER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXEZ (94.1 FM; YORKTOWN, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSRV (92.3 FM; DELTAVILLE, VA; Owner: BULLSEYE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCWM (90.7 FM; WILLIAMSBURG, VA; Owner: THE COLLEGE OF WILLIAM & MARY IN VA.)
  • WVKL (95.7 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: ENTERCOM NORFOLK LICENSE, LLC)
  • WJCD (107.7 FM; WINDSOR, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGH-FM (97.3 FM; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Williamsburg:

  • WYSJ-CA (Channel 31; YORKTOWN, VA; Owner: JBS, INC.)
  • WTKR (Channel 3; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WTVZ-TV (Channel 33; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WTVZ LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WHRO-TV (Channel 15; HAMPTON-NORFOLK, VA; Owner: HAMPTON ROADS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOC, INC.)
  • WPXV (Channel 49; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WVEC-TV (Channel 13; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: WVEC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WAVY-TV (Channel 10; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGNT (Channel 27; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WVBT (Channel 43; VIRGINIA BEACH, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W21AQ (Channel 21; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: THE UNION MISSION)
  • WGBS-LP (Channel 7; HAMPTON, ETC., VA; Owner: JOAN AND KENNETH WRIGHT)
  • W18BS (Channel 18; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Williamsburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 108Number of bridges
  • 1,565ft / 477mTotal length
  • $18,916,000Total costs
  • 1,641,017Total average daily traffic
  • 50,871Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,570,794Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Williamsburg, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 71930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 241960-1969
  • 301970-1979
  • 281990-1999
  • 112000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Williamsburg, VA

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 346. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 461 took place in 2006, and the least - 178 in 2015. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Williamsburg, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (47.2%), and Outside Fires (33.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Williamsburg, VA
    • 2,77247.2%Structure Fires
    • 1,93933.0%Outside Fires
    • 1,01317.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1532.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Williamsburg, VA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Williamsburg, Virginia:

  • Comfort Inn Williamsburg Gateway, 331 Bypass Rd, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 , Phone: (757) 253-1166, Fax: (757) 221-0637
  • Governor's Inn, 506 N Henry St, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 , Phone: (757) 229-1000, Fax: (757) 220-7019
  • Clarion Hotel, 3032 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 , Phone: (757) 565-2600, Fax: (757) 564-9738
  • Williamsburg Outlet Mall Inn, 6493 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, Virginia 23188 , Phone: (757) 565-1111, Fax: (757) 564-3033
  • Country Inn & Suites - Williamsburg East, 7135 Pocahontas Trl, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 , Phone: (757) 229-6900, Fax: (757) 220-3211
  • Courtyard By Marriott, 470 Mclaws Cir, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 , Phone: (757) 221-0700, Fax: (757) 221-0741
  • Mainstay Suites, 814 Capitol Landing Rd, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 , Phone: (757) 229-0200, Fax: (757) 345-5563
  • Fort Magruder Hotel And Conference Center, 6945 Pocahontas Trl, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 , Phone: (757) 220-2250, Fax: (757) 220-9059
  • 57 other hotels and motels
All 65 fire-safe hotels and motels in Williamsburg, Virginia
Most common first names in Williamsburg, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William38575.5 years
John38275.2 years
Mary35581.1 years
James33571.8 years
Robert31074.3 years
Charles18475.9 years
Elizabeth17882.1 years
George16077.2 years
Margaret14481.1 years
Helen13682.0 years
Most common last names in Williamsburg, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones15874.2 years
Smith15476.8 years
Johnson12574.7 years
Williams12373.9 years
Brown12375.0 years
Wallace8873.8 years
Taylor7776.8 years
Miller7178.9 years
White6875.5 years
Lee6675.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Williamsburg, VA
  • 58.6%Utility gas
  • 35.0%Electricity
  • 5.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Williamsburg, VA
  • 57.2%Electricity
  • 36.6%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used


Williamsburg compared to Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Williamsburg on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #12 (23185) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most hotels or motels in 2005"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
There are 236 pilots and 150 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Gary P. Warren (48)
  • Garret T. Bonnema (22)
  • Leopold Strahs (18)
  • Michael J. Hornby (15)
  • Perry Robert Czimmek (15)
  • Glen C. King (11)
  • Perry Czimmek (7)
  • William J. Naramore (7)
  • Jason P. Mcdevitt (7)
  • Dennis M. Manos (6)

Total of 461 patent applications in 2008-2020.