TABLE 2.5 Culpeper County, Pittsylvania County, Danville, Virginia, and U.S. Population Statistics

Characteristic

Culpeper County

Pittsylvania County

Danville

Virginia

U.S.

Population, 2010 estimate

46,689

63,506

43,055

8,001,024

308,745,538

Population, % change, 2000-2010

+36.3

+2.9

-11.1

+13.0

+9.7

Unemployment rate in October 2011, not seasonally adjusted, %

6.4

7.7

10.7

6.0

8.5

Persons 65 years old and over, 2009, %

11.7

14.7

21.6

12.2

12.9

White persons not Hispanic, 2010, %

71.7

74.4

46.7

64.8

63.7

Black persons, 2010, %

15.8

22.1

48.3

19.4

12.6

Foreign-born persons, 2005-2009, %

6.7

2.3

2.7

10.1

12.4

Bachelor's degree or higher+, 2005-2009, % of persons age 25

21.2

13.0

15.7

33.4

27.5

Median household income, 2009

$61,217

$39,531

$29,466

$59,372

$50,221

Persons below poverty level, 2009, %

9.6

15.6

25.1

10.6

14.3

Adults that currently smoke and report smoking over 100 cigarettes in their lifetime, 2011, %

21

24

25

20

15a

Private nonfarm employment, % change, 2000-2008

+23.3

-23.5

-9.0

+9.7

    aNational benchmark.
SOURCES: Compiled from U.S. Census Bureau, Culpeper County (http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/51/51047.html; accessed 11 August 2011), Pittsylvania County (http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/51/51143.html; accessed August 2011), Danville city (http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/51/51590.html; accessed August 2011), Virginia, and United States (http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/00000.html), Quick Facts, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/ro3/valaus.htm; accessed September 2011), and County Health Rankings (http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/virginia; accessed September 2011). All Pittsylvania County data and statistics exclude data for Danville.



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