Nelson ( Virginia )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Nelson compared with those of the Virginia state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Nelson (Virginia) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 15,161

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 14,445

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 716 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 5.0%

County of Nelson (Virginia) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 472.35

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 30.60

County of Nelson (Virginia) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 765

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 5.0%

Virginia 6.7%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,968

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 19.6%

Virginia 23.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 2,799

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 18.5%

Virginia 11.6%

USA 12.4%

County of Nelson (Virginia) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.2%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 51.2%

Virginia 50.8%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.8%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 48.8%

Virginia 49.2%

USA 49.3%

County of Nelson (Virginia) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 3,348

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 33 minutes.

County of Nelson (Virginia) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 12,776

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 84.3%

Virginia 73.3%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,111

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 13.9%

Virginia 19.9%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 37

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 0.2%

Virginia 0.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 36

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 0.2%

Virginia 4.8%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 8

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 0.1%

Virginia 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 193

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 1.3%

Virginia 1.6%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 413

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 2.7%

Virginia 6.3%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 12,412

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 81.9%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Nelson 81.9%

Virginia 67.7%

USA 66.4%

County of Nelson (Virginia) More population data

Births 2004 = 154

Deaths 2004 = 150

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 1

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 66.9%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Nelson 66.9%

Virginia 52.2%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 1.9%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Nelson 1.9%

Virginia 8.1%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 3.6%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Nelson 3.6%

Virginia 11.1%

USA 17.9%

County of Nelson (Virginia) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 446

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 29,572

County of Nelson (Virginia) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 9,452

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 898

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 10.5%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Nelson 10.5%

Virginia 11.2%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 80.8%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Nelson 80.8%

Virginia 68.1%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 95,100

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 12%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Nelson 12%

Virginia 22%

USA 26%

County of Nelson (Virginia) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 5,887

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.42

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 22,230

Median household income 2004 = $ 40,000

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 10.4%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Nelson 10.4%

Virginia 9.5%

USA 12.7%

County of Nelson (Virginia) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 69.0%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Nelson 69.0%

Virginia 81.5%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 20.8%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Nelson 20.8%

Virginia 29.5%

USA 24.4%

County of Nelson (Virginia) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 7,786

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 212

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 2.7%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Nelson 2.7%

Virginia 3.0%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 5,492

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 391

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 698

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 144,008

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 26,221

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 441

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 3,241

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 25.7%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Nelson 25.7%

Virginia 5.4%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 1,312

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 29,460

Total number of firms 2002 = 1,528

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 25.9%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 43,430

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 2,953

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 156

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 47,573

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 84,691

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 109,364

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,339

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