In 2017, Blacksburg, VA had a population of 44.1k people with a median age of 22 and a median household income of $39,910. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Blacksburg, VA grew from 43,973 to 44,079, a 0.241% increase and its median household income grew from $34,863 to $39,910, a 14.5% increase.
The population of Blacksburg, VA is 75.1% White Alone, 12.2% Asian Alone, and 4.68% Black or African American Alone. 18.8% of the people in Blacksburg, VA speak a non-English language, and 89.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Blacksburg, VA are Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (8,438 degrees awarded in 2016) and Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (399 degrees).
The median property value in Blacksburg, VA is $286,500, and the homeownership rate is 30.7%. Most people in Blacksburg, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 13.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Blacksburg, VA is 2 cars per household.