In 2020, Petersburg city, VA had a population of 30.8k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $43,029. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Petersburg city, VA declined from 31,362 to 30,791, a −1.82% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,679 to $43,029, a 11.2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Petersburg city, VA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (76.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (15%), Other (Hispanic) (2.37%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.22%), and White (Hispanic) (1.62%).
None of the households in Petersburg city, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.9% of the residents in Petersburg city, VA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Petersburg city, VA are Another Level Barbering and Cosmetology School (22 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Petersburg city, VA was $111,800, and the homeownership rate was 36.1%. Most people in Petersburg city, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Petersburg city, VA was 1 car per household.