Colonial Heights SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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Colonial Heights, Virginia Info Snack

Colonial Heights is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,411. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the City of Colonial Heights (along with the City of Petersburg) with Dinwiddie County for statistical purposes.
Population
17,582
Unemployment
10.2%
Poverty
13.2%
Median Home
$163,300
Median Income
$50,952
Median Rent
$1,001

Rankings for Colonial Heights in Virginia

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Map Of Colonial Heights, VA

Population over time in Colonial Heights

Year Population % Change
2017 17,582 0.2%
2016 17,554 0.2%
2015 17,515 -0.2%
2014 17,542 0.3%
2013 17,481 0.3%
2012 17,426 -0.1%
2011 17,439 -0.2%
2010 17,472 -

Crime in Colonial Heights Per 100k

Crime Colonial Heights VA USA
Violent Crime 376.0 208.2 382.9
Murder 16.8 5.3 5.3
Robbery 112.2 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 106.6 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 4085.3 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 140.3 218.0 430.4
Larceny 3860.8 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 84.2 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Colonial Heights

White
74.3% (13,068)
African American
13.1% (2,312)
American Indian
0.5% (87)
Asian
3.8% (675)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (34)
Two Or More
2.5% (435)
Hispanic
5.5% (971)
Race Colonial Heights VA USA
White 74.3% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 13.1% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.5% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Colonial Heights, Virginia

Less than $10,000
6.2% (109,008)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (68,569)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (230,324)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (181,094)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (276,037)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.6% (344,607)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (205,709)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.8% (225,049)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (56,262)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (61,537)
Income Colonial Heights VA USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.6% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.8% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Colonial Heights

Female
53.9% (9,474)
Male
46.1% (8,107)
Gender Colonial Heights VA USA
Female 53.9% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Colonial Heights for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.1% (712)
9-12th Grade
5.5% (961)
High School / GED
32.9% (5,778)
Some College
25.2% (4,431)
Associate's Degree
8.9% (1,557)
Bachelor's Degree
15.2% (2,664)
Master's Degree
6.1% (1,065)
Professional Degree
0.8% (141)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (268)
Education Colonial Heights VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.1% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.5% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.9% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 25.2% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.9% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.2% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.1% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.8% 1.4%

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