Middlesex County, VA

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2020 Population
10,642
0.309% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mark Warner
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tim Kaine
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
54.7
1.48% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
9.69%
3.52% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$57,060
0.658% 1-year decline
2020 Median Property Value
$265,500
1.37% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Middlesex County, VA had a population of 10.6k people with a median age of 54.7 and a median household income of $57,060. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Middlesex County, VA declined from 10,675 to 10,642, a −0.309% decrease and its median household income declined from $57,438 to $57,060, a −0.658% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Middlesex County, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.64%), Other (Non-Hispanic) (1.91%), and White (Hispanic) (0.818%).

None of the households in Middlesex County, VA 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.

99.1% of the residents in Middlesex County, VA are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Middlesex County, VA was $265,500, and the homeownership rate was 78.6%.

Most people in Middlesex County, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Middlesex County, VA was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Middlesex County, VA is home to a population of 10.6k people, from which 99.1% are citizens. As of 2020, 2.36% of Middlesex County, VA residents were born outside of the country (251 people).

In 2020, there were 5.22 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (8.27k people) in Middlesex County, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.58k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 281 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.1%
2020 Citizenship
99%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 99.1% of Middlesex County, VA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Middlesex County, VA was 99%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Middlesex County, VA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    8.27k ± 19
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    1.58k ± 249
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    281 ± 170
1.63%
Hispanic Population
173 people

In 2020, there were 5.22 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (8.27k people) in Middlesex County, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.58k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 281 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

1.63% of the people in Middlesex County, VA are hispanic (173 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Middlesex County, VA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

2.36%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
251 people
2.62%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
280 people

As of 2020, 2.36% of Middlesex County, VA residents (251 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Middlesex County, VA was 2.62%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    355 ± 92
  2. Korea
    270 ± 180
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    162 ± 72

Middlesex County, VA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.31 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Middlesex County, VA employs 4.73k people. The largest industries in Middlesex County, VA are Retail Trade (692 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (531 people), and Educational Services (503 people), and the highest paying industries are Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation ($99,737), Finance & Insurance ($68,750), and Public Administration ($62,768).

Occupations

4.73k
2020 Value
± 464
7.65%
1 Year growth
± 12.6%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Middlesex County, VA grew at a rate of 7.65%, from 4.39k employees to 4.73k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Middlesex County, VA, are Sales & Related Occupations (779 people), Management Occupations (475 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (418 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Middlesex County, VA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

4.73k
2020 Value
± 464
7.65%
1 Year growth
± 12.6%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Middlesex County, VA grew at a rate of 7.65%, from 4.39k employees to 4.73k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Middlesex County, VA, are Retail Trade (692 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (531 people), and Educational Services (503 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Middlesex County, VA, though some of these residents may live in Middlesex County, VA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$44,531
Median earning men ± $8,053
$23,120
Median earning women ± $2,638

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($125,357), Public Administration ($62,723), and Wholesale Trade ($61,011).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Public Administration ($65,125), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($61,450), and Manufacturing ($42,969).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Virginia. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Virginia.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 79
    Retail Trade
  2. 61
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 60
    Other Services, Except Public Administration

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Virginia to other states, or from other states to Virginia.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $37.3B
  2. $28.7B
  3. $25.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Virginia product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $37.3B, followed by Electronics ($28.7B) and Machinery ($25.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Virginia products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$325B
2020 Value in Virginia
$612B
Projected 2050 Value in Virginia
88.1% growth

In 2020, total outbound Virginia trade was $325B. This is expected to increase 88.1% to $612B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Virginia trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Virginia to other states, or from other states to Virginia.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $25B
  2. $18.9B
  3. $13.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Virginia domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was North Carolina with $25B, followed by Maryland with $18.9B and Pennsylvania and $13.2B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Virginia shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Middlesex County, VA went to Donald J. Trump with 61.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (36.7%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.13%).

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing the state of Virginia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Virginia

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Mark Warner
Senator from Virginia2
Assumed office on January 3, 2009
Tim Kaine
Senator from Virginia1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing Virginia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Virginia

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Virginia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.823% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.842% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (1.66M), Some college (1.42M), and Bachelors Degree (1.41M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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The median property value in Middlesex County, VA was $265,500 in 2020, which is 1.16 times larger than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $261,900 to $265,500, a 1.37% increase. The homeownership rate in Middlesex County, VA is 78.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Middlesex County, VA have an average commute time of 29.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Middlesex County, VA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Middlesex County, VA is $57,060. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Middlesex County, VA was Census Tract 9510 with a value of $71,815, followed by Census Tract 9512 and Census Tract 9509, with respective values of $59,000 and $55,189.

Property

$265,500
Median Property Value 2020
±$23,099
$3,746
Median Property Taxes
±$385

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Middlesex County, VA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

78.6%
Homeownership
2020
63.7%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 78.6% of the housing units in Middlesex County, VA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 78.7%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9510
  2. Census Tract 9512
  3. Census Tract 9509

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Middlesex County, VA was Census Tract 9510 with a value of $71,815, followed by Census Tract 9512 and Census Tract 9509, with respective values of $59,000 and $55,189.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Middlesex County, VA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$57,060
Median Household Income
± $2,970
4.76k
Number of Households
± 462

In 2020, the median household income of the 4.76k households in Middlesex County, VA declined from $57,060 from the previous year's value of $57,438.

The following chart displays the households in Middlesex County, VA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Middlesex County, VA is from Virginia.
0.478
2020 Wage GINI in Virginia
0.479
2019 Wage GINI in Virginia

In 2020, the income inequality in Virginia was 0.478 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.181% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Virginia was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Virginia in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (74.3%)
  2. Worked At Home (11%)
  3. Carpooled (10.5%)

In 2020, 74.3% of workers in Middlesex County, VA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (11%) and those who carpooled to work (10.5%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

29.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Middlesex County, VA have a longer commute time (29.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.33% of the workforce in Middlesex County, VA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Middlesex County, VA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Middlesex County, VA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

9.69% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Middlesex County, VA (991 out of 10.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 75+.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Middlesex County, VA is White, followed by Black and Asian.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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91.8% of the population of Middlesex County, VA has health coverage, with 31.4% on employee plans, 14.4% on Medicaid, 23.6% on Medicare, 18.5% on non-group plans, and 3.78% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Virginia was $7,556 in 2014. This is a 3.42% increase from the previous year ($7,306).

Primary care physicians in Middlesex County, VA see 3590 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.843% increase from the previous year (3560 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2116 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1323 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.5% were men and 51.5% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Virginia, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

3,590 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Middlesex County, VA

Primary care physicians in Middlesex County, VA see an average of 3,590 patients per year. This represents a 0.843% increase from the previous year (3,560 patients).

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Virginia across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 17.7% under 18 years, 13.5% between 18 and 34 years, 37% between 35 and 64 years, and 31.8% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.5% were men and 51.5% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

8.24%
Uninsured
31.4%
Employer Coverage
14.4%
Medicaid
23.6%
Medicare
18.5%
Non-Group
3.78%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Middlesex County, VA declined by 8.47% from 9% to 8.24%.

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Health Outcomes

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Health Behaviors

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In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 36.2% in Middlesex County, VA.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 11.1% in Middlesex County, VA.

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