In 2021, Virginia had a population of 8.58M people with a median age of 38.5 and a median household income of $80,615. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Virginia grew from 8.51M to 8.58M, a 0.859% increase and its median household income grew from $76,398 to $80,615, a 5.52% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Virginia are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (18.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.69%), White (Hispanic) (4.35%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.68%).
16.5% of the households in Virginia 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.
94.3% of the residents in Virginia are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Virginia are Liberty University (24,308 degrees awarded in 2021), George Mason University (10,774 degrees), and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (10,192 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in Virginia was $295,500, and the homeownership rate was 66.6%.
Most people in Virginia drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Virginia was 2 cars per household.