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James City County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2017: 75,524 (84% urban, 16% rural); it was 48,102 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 15,185
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,244
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,639
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,431 (it was 4,364 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

33%

Land area: 143 sq. mi.

Water area: 36.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 528 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in James City County: 97.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (32.9%), Educational, health and social services (14.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 11%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in James City County, VA (2017)
    • 54,708113.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9,51219.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,1458.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,0874.3%Asian alone
    • 1,9424.0%Two or more races
    • 2330.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 750.2%Some other race alone
    • 40.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

45.5 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years
Males: 36,119  (47.8%)
Females: 39,405  (52.2%)
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Average household size:
James City County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $87,910 ($55,594 in 1999)
This county:

$87,910
Virginia:

$71,535

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $986 (lower quartile is $807, upper quartile is $1,361)
This county:

$986
State:

$1005


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $347,400 (it was $157,200 in 2000)
James City:

$347,400
Virginia:

$273,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $251,200 - $484,600

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $397,636
Here:

$397,636
State:

$361,495

Townhouses or other attached units: $248,951
Here:

$248,951
State:

$349,009

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $932,004
Here:

$932,004
State:

$253,419

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $206,947
Here:

$206,947
State:

$312,958

Mobile homes: $35,531
Here:

$35,531
State:

$70,345

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,864
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $492

Institutionalized population: 970
James City County, VA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 548 buildings, average cost: $181,500
  • 1998: 745 buildings, average cost: $167,600
  • 1999: 885 buildings, average cost: $147,100
  • 2000: 781 buildings, average cost: $242,400
  • 2001: 745 buildings, average cost: $186,000
  • 2002: 827 buildings, average cost: $179,700
  • 2003: 997 buildings, average cost: $205,300
  • 2004: 1111 buildings, average cost: $215,500
  • 2005: 1178 buildings, average cost: $206,900
  • 2006: 1118 buildings, average cost: $213,400
  • 2007: 669 buildings, average cost: $257,800
  • 2008: 413 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2009: 367 buildings, average cost: $190,300
  • 2010: 482 buildings, average cost: $220,700
  • 2011: 318 buildings, average cost: $228,700
  • 2012: 345 buildings, average cost: $241,800
  • 2013: 378 buildings, average cost: $250,800
  • 2014: 454 buildings, average cost: $241,800
  • 2015: 381 buildings, average cost: $265,300
  • 2016: 374 buildings, average cost: $265,900
  • 2017: 335 buildings, average cost: $256,000
Number of permits per 10,000 James City, VA residents
Average permit cost in James City, VA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,506 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,669 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in James City, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in James City, VA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in James City, VA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.5%
James City County:

7.5%
Virginia:

10.6%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.2% for Black residents, 31.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.5% for American Indian residents, 0.2% for other race residents, 7.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 45.5 years old
(Males: 43.6 years old, Females: 47.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.6 years old, Black residents: 36.6 years old, American Indian residents: 52.3 years old, Asian residents: 38.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.2 years old, Other race residents: 15.2 years old)

Area name: Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in James City County is $706 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $811 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1118 a month.

Cities in this county include: Jamestown district.

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

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Neighboring counties: Calloway County, Kentucky , Custer County, Oklahoma , Lewis County, West Virginia , Mercer County, West Virginia , San Bernardino County, California , Gasconade County, Missouri , Greene County , Henry County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Virginia:

3.0%

Unemployment by year in James City, VA
County total employment by year in James City, VA
County average yearly wages by year in James City, VA

Current college students: 2,277
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 50.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 4,374 (58.2% naturalized citizens)

James City County:

5.8%
Whole state:

12.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,0672010 or later
  • 1,2112000 to 2009
  • 7631990 to 1999
  • 3941980 to 1989
  • 3911970 to 1979
  • 603Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 42.6%

James City County marital status for males James City County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 19,938
  • One, attached: 4,137
  • Two: 384
  • 3 or 4: 1,078
  • 5 to 9: 1,671
  • 10 to 19: 3,160
  • 20 to 49: 385
  • 50 or more: 1,034
  • Mobile homes: 1,503

Housing units in James City County with a mortgage: 14,721 (429 second mortgage, 2,088 home equity loan, 100 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,954

Here:

70.0% with mortgage
State:

68.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for James City County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic10,6012
Evangelical Protestant5,32222
Mainline Protestant5,31211
Other4,6725
Black Protestant4773
None40,625-
James City 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: 6
James City County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
James City County:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 43
This county:

7.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
James City County:

8.9%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
James City County:

26.1%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.4%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in James City County:

Average size of farms: 140 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $36,579
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $386.40
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 13.22%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $38,587
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 58.67%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.94%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $50,312
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.06%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.05
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 34.32%
Corn for grain: 1872 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 847 harvested acres
Vegetables: 128 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 84 acres

Earthquake activity:

James City County-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 66.3 miles away from James City 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 213.4 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 79.1 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 71.0 miles away from the 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 349.4 miles away from James City 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 89.0 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:

  • Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 01, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3359: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3359, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to September 04, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3329: August 26, 2011, FEMA Id: 3329, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to August 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4024: September 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 4024, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms and Flooding, Including Severe Storms and Flooding Associated with Tropical Depression Ernesto, Incident Period: August 29, 2006 to September 07, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1661: September 22, 2006, FEMA Id: 1661, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3240: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to October 01, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1491: September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: 1491, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1318: February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Virginia Hurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 13, 1999 to September 26, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1293: September 18, 1999, FEMA Id: 1293, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 05, 1996 to September 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1135: September 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1135, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1086: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1086, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in James City County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - James City

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 23,775 (80.5%)
  • Carpooled: 2,594 (8.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 212 (0.7%)
  • Ferryboat: 15 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 372 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 62 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 256 (0.9%)
  • Worked at home: 2,338 (7.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Germany (7%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • Jamaica (6%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (4%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Peru (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in James City County


  • American (14%)
  • English (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (5%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in James City County, Virginia in 2000:

  • 492 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 448 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 197 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 46 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 42 people in nursing homes
  • 12 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 8 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

People in group quarters in James City County, Virginia in 2010:

  • 432 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 376 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 123 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 80 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 39 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 39 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $101,922.

10.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($83,565 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.28%
Virginia average:

9.50%


0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,067 average AGI)
James City County:

0.14%
Virginia average:

0.18%

6.17% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($45,950 average AGI)
3.97% relocated from other states ($36,547 average AGI)
James City County:

3.97%
Virginia average:

3.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Williamsburg city, VA  1.11% ($44,609 average AGI)
from Newport News city, VA  1.02% ($59,196)
from York County, VA  0.88% ($99,672)
from Hampton city, VA  0.32% ($72,000)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.27% ($158,893)
from Virginia Beach city, VA  0.26% ($127,275)
from New Kent County, VA  0.25% ($64,474)


8.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($75,560 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.67%
Virginia average:

9.76%


0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($857 average AGI)
James City County:

0.09%
Virginia average:

0.17%

5.09% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($33,644 average AGI)
3.49% relocated to other states ($41,059 average AGI)
James City County:

3.49%
Virginia average:

3.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Newport News city, VA  0.81% ($36,506 average AGI)
to Williamsburg city, VA  0.71% ($53,963)
to York County, VA  0.69% ($61,827)
to New Kent County, VA  0.30% ($49,505)
to Richmond city, VA  0.26% ($56,808)
to Henrico County, VA  0.22% ($57,333)
to Hampton city, VA  0.20% ($38,085)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5

Births per 1000 population in James City County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.5

Deaths per 1000 population in James City County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in James City County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in James City County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in James City County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in James City County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in James City County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in James City County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in James City County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 11,652 (10,807 aged, 845 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,297 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in James City County, Virginia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (572)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (499)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (421)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (316)
  • Unspecified dementia (268)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (245)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (240)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (172)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (157)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (156)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 892
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 836
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 63
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 47

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 96.2. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 75,524
  • In family households: 65,757 (12,727 male householders, 8,134 female householders)
    17,450 spouses, 23,396 children (21,834 natural, 692 adopted, 870 stepchildren), 1,467 grandchildren, 487 brothers or sisters, 534 parents, 194 other relatives, 1,368 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,840 (3,057 male householders (2,615 living alone)), 4,167 female householders (3,891 living alone)), 1,616 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 927

Size of family households: 12,002 2-persons, 3,415 3-persons, 3,488 4-persons, 1,495 5-persons, 379 6-persons, 82 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,506 1-person, 563 2-persons, 85 3-persons, 70 7-or-more-persons.

11,757 married couples with children.
3,143 single-parent households (1,492 men, 1,651 women).

92.5% of residents of James City speak English at home.
3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (43% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
1.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (64% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $145,240,000 ($2,617 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,525,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $100,753,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $17,132,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,587,000
Federal grants: $14,214,000
Federal procurement contracts: $7,068,000 ($-465,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,487,000 ($1,251,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $167,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $59,730,000
Federal Government insurance: $106,666,000

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

Births: 2,645
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,201
Here:

38 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +307
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +8,802
Here:

+153 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in James City County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 10.11 millions of gallons per day (95% from ground, 5% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.6
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Year house built in James City County, Virginia
  • Year house built in James City County, Virginia
  • 1,3662014 or later
  • 2,8062010 to 2013
  • 8,7912000 to 2009
  • 8,7541990 to 1999
  • 6,8611980 to 1989
  • 2,2141970 to 1979
  • 1,0801960 to 1969
  • 7601950 to 1959
  • 2021940 to 1949
  • 4561939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in James City County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in James City County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in James City County, Virginia
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1303 rooms
  • 4904 rooms
  • 2,4715 rooms
  • 2,7696 rooms
  • 4,5837 rooms
  • 4,0148 rooms
  • 7,2189+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in James City County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in James City County, Virginia
  • 2041 room
  • 1972 rooms
  • 8043 rooms
  • 1,9694 rooms
  • 1,6385 rooms
  • 5966 rooms
  • 2937 rooms
  • 1418 rooms
  • 5689+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in James City County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in James City County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in James City County, Virginia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1,8852 bedrooms
  • 10,3393 bedrooms
  • 7,0334 bedrooms
  • 2,4185+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in James City County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in James City County, Virginia
  • 204no bedroom
  • 1,1171 bedroom
  • 2,9662 bedrooms
  • 1,6373 bedrooms
  • 2734 bedrooms
  • 2135+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in James City County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in James City County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in James City County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 512no vehicle
  • 4,9571 vehicle
  • 11,2152 vehicles
  • 3,5753 vehicles
  • 7744 vehicles
  • 6425+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in James City County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in James City County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 526no vehicle
  • 2,4321 vehicle
  • 2,3822 vehicles
  • 7773 vehicles
  • 694 vehicles
  • 2245+ vehicles

85.5% of James City County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Virginia.

James City County:

85.5%
State average:

84.7%

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

  • This state: 29,839
  • Other state: 40,027
  • Northeast: 14,942
  • Midwest: 7,580
  • South: 11,920
  • West: 5,585
Year householders moved into unit in James City County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in James City County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 56.9%Utility gas
  • 37.7%Electricity
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 74.1%Electricity
  • 21.1%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 821
Here:

10.8%
Virginia:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 448
Here:

11.8%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 212
Here:

6.9%
Virginia:

19.8%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

James City County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,713,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,959,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,564,000
    Other: $2,749,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,715,000
    Solid Waste Management: $310,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $148,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,524,000
    Parks and Recreation: $174,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $131,077,000
    Police Protection: $11,846,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,819,000
    Housing and Community Development: $8,293,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,364,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,913,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,897,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,726,000
    Libraries: $4,416,000
    Financial Administration: $4,111,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,993,000
    Health - Other: $3,608,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,809,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,647,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,371,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,069,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,001,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,285,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,168,000
    Education: $293,000
    Other: $229,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,188,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $84,076,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $340,000
    Other: $318,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $204,325,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,178,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $126,634,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,868,000
    Interest Earnings: $578,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $309,000
    Rents: $206,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $66,000
    Sale of Property: $65,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,372,000
    General - Other: $1,746,000
    Parks and Recreation: $582,000
    Central Staff Services: $382,000
    General Public Building: $209,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Police Protection: $101,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $111,481,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,816,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $51,864,000
    General Local Government Support: $27,072,000
    Other: $1,508,000
    Public Welfare: $1,021,000
    Housing and Community Development: $513,000
  • Tax - Property: $124,364,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,834,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,193,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,889,000
    Other License: $408,000
    Public Utility License: $321,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $161,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $79,958,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,085,000

James City County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,713,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,959,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,564,000
    Other: $2,749,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,715,000
    Solid Waste Management: $310,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $148,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,524,000
    Parks and Recreation: $174,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $131,077,000
    Police Protection: $11,846,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,819,000
    Housing and Community Development: $8,293,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,364,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,913,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,897,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,726,000
    Libraries: $4,416,000
    Financial Administration: $4,111,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,993,000
    Health - Other: $3,608,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,809,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,647,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,371,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,069,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,001,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,285,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,168,000
    Education: $293,000
    Other: $229,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,188,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $84,076,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $340,000
    Other: $318,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $204,325,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,178,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $126,634,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,868,000
    Interest Earnings: $578,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $309,000
    Rents: $206,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $66,000
    Sale of Property: $65,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,372,000
    General - Other: $1,746,000
    Parks and Recreation: $582,000
    Central Staff Services: $382,000
    General Public Building: $209,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Police Protection: $101,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $111,481,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,816,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $51,864,000
    General Local Government Support: $27,072,000
    Other: $1,508,000
    Public Welfare: $1,021,000
    Housing and Community Development: $513,000
  • Tax - Property: $124,364,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,834,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,193,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,889,000
    Other License: $408,000
    Public Utility License: $321,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $161,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $79,958,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,085,000

James City County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,713,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,959,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,564,000
    Other: $2,749,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,715,000
    Solid Waste Management: $310,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $148,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,524,000
    Parks and Recreation: $174,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $131,077,000
    Police Protection: $11,846,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,819,000
    Housing and Community Development: $8,293,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,364,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,913,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,897,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,726,000
    Libraries: $4,416,000
    Financial Administration: $4,111,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,993,000
    Health - Other: $3,608,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,809,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,647,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,371,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,069,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,001,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,285,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,168,000
    Education: $293,000
    Other: $229,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,188,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $84,076,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $340,000
    Other: $318,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $204,325,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,178,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $126,634,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,868,000
    Interest Earnings: $578,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $309,000
    Rents: $206,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $66,000
    Sale of Property: $65,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,372,000
    General - Other: $1,746,000
    Parks and Recreation: $582,000
    Central Staff Services: $382,000
    General Public Building: $209,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Police Protection: $101,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $111,481,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,816,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $51,864,000
    General Local Government Support: $27,072,000
    Other: $1,508,000
    Public Welfare: $1,021,000
    Housing and Community Development: $513,000
  • Tax - Property: $124,364,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,834,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,193,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,889,000
    Other License: $408,000
    Public Utility License: $321,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $161,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $79,958,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,085,000

James City County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,713,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,959,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,564,000
    Other: $2,749,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,715,000
    Solid Waste Management: $310,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $210,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $148,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,524,000
    Parks and Recreation: $174,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $131,077,000
    Police Protection: $11,846,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,819,000
    Housing and Community Development: $8,293,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,364,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,913,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,897,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,726,000
    Libraries: $4,416,000
    Financial Administration: $4,111,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,993,000
    Health - Other: $3,608,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,809,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,647,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,371,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,069,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,001,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,285,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,168,000
    Education: $293,000
    Other: $229,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,188,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $84,076,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $340,000
    Other: $318,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $204,325,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,178,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $126,634,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,868,000
    Interest Earnings: $578,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $309,000
    Rents: $206,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $66,000
    Sale of Property: $65,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,372,000
    General - Other: $1,746,000
    Parks and Recreation: $582,000
    Central Staff Services: $382,000
    General Public Building: $209,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Police Protection: $101,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $111,481,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,816,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $51,864,000
    General Local Government Support: $27,072,000
    Other: $1,508,000
    Public Welfare: $1,021,000
    Housing and Community Development: $513,000
  • Tax - Property: $124,364,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,834,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,193,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,889,000
    Other License: $408,000
    Public Utility License: $321,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $161,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $79,958,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,085,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 409
  • Number of aged recipients: 38
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 371
  • Number of recipients under 18: 104
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 236
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 69
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 124
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 176
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 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 ORIGINATED435$259,131492$253,5182,893$252,353101$138,7431$100,000208$225,8174$84,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$270,75026$316,692156$252,99412$58,0000$012$182,2500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED35$298,88629$218,862622$260,46159$85,8310$052$319,53812$85,417
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN47$299,31956$264,179524$260,66023$161,6090$038$197,3681$468,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$220,33312$235,667130$253,8546$116,5000$013$170,0001$219,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED40$268,65053$297,0384$188,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$301,27815$306,2004$414,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$353,07717$247,7061$169,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$259,0006$258,1670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$428,0000$01$736,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in James City, VA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in James City, VA - Value

James City County on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"