In 2017, Petersburg, VA had a population of 32k people with a median age of 38.3 and a median household income of $33,939. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Petersburg, VA grew from 31,997 to 32,037, a 0.125% increase and its median household income grew from $32,169 to $33,939, a 5.5% increase.
The population of Petersburg, VA is 75.6% Black or African American Alone, 15% White Alone, and 4.66% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Petersburg, VA speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Petersburg, VA is $112,900, and the homeownership rate is 41.7%. Most people in Petersburg, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Petersburg, VA is 1 car per household.