Williamsburg City, VA Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Williamsburg City?

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There are 52,313 residents in Williamsburg City, with a median age of 41.3. Of this, 48.37% are males and 51.63% are females. US-born citizens make up 89.34% of the resident pool in Williamsburg City, while non-US-born citizens account for 6.46%. Additionally, 4.2% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 42,118 people in Williamsburg City currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 52,313 900.2%
Male Population 25,304 917.9%
Female Population 27,009 884.3%
Male population 48.37%
Female population 51.63%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 41.3 33.2%
Citizen US Born 46,734 900.5%
Citizen not US Born 3,382 1,050.3%
Not Citizen 2,197 729.1%
Citizen US Born 89.34%
Citizen not US Born 6.46%
Not Citizen 4.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 562 593.8%
Moved from Same County 1,976 637.3%
Moved from Same State 4,406 802.9%
Moved from Different State 3,039 1,187.7%
Same House as Last Year 42,118 918.6%
Moved from Abroad 1.08%
Moved from Same County 3.79%
Moved from Same State 8.46%
Moved from Different State 5.83%
Same House as Last Year 80.84%

What are the employment statistics in Williamsburg City?

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White-collar workers make up 87.14% of the working population in Williamsburg City, while blue-collar employees account for 12.86%. There are also 2,450 entrepreneurs in Williamsburg City (10.11% of the workforce); 13,568 workers employed in private companies (55.96%); and 6,014 people working in governmental institutions (24.81%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 21,126 908.4%
Blue Collar 3,119 1,013.9%
White Collar 87.14%
Blue Collar 12.86%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,450 1,029.0%
Private Companies 13,568 896.2%
Governmental Workers 6,014 960.7%
Not for Profit Companies 2,213 870.6%
Self Employees 10.11%
Private Companies 55.96%
Governmental Workers 24.81%
Not for Profit Companies 9.13%

How many households are there in Williamsburg City?

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There are a total of 18,682 households in Williamsburg City, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 66.92% of these Williamsburg City households, while non-family units account for the remaining 33.08%. Additionally, 28.23% of households have children and 71.77% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 18,682 927.0%
Average People Per Household 3 14.6%
Family Households 12,502 935.8%
Non-family Households 6,180 908.2%
Family Households 66.92%
Non-family Households 33.08%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 5,274 980.7%
Households without Children 13,408 907.4%
Households with Children 28.23%
Households without Children 71.77%

What are the median and average incomes in Williamsburg City?

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The average annual household income in Williamsburg City is $119,325, while the median household income sits at $91,855 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $80,464, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $125,554. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $33,672 and $80,580, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $119,325 10.9%
Median Household Income $91,855 4.5%
People below Poverty Level 3,741 1,020.1%
People above Poverty Level 43,065 945.0%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Williamsburg City?

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There are 22,802 housing units in Williamsburg City, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1989. Of the 18,682 occupied housing units in Williamsburg City, 71.28% are owner-occupied, while 28.72% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 67.21% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $352,500. In general, housing costs reach $1,374 per month in Williamsburg City.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 22,802 927.6%
Median Year Built 1989 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 373 809.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 151 655.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,356 804.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,925 913.2%
Built between 1970 and 1979 3,084 917.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 5,008 866.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 5,208 965.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3,814 953.6%
Built between 2010 and 2019 1,830 N/A
Built in 2020 or Later 53 N/A
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 18,682 927.0%
Owner Occupied 13,317 914.2%
Renter Occupied 5,365 960.3%
Owner Occupied 71.28%
Renter Occupied 28.72%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 8,951 911.4%
Without Mortgage 4,366 920.1%
Median Value with Mortgage $352,500 1.9%
Median Value without Mortgage $344,300 -0.1%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,374 4.5%
With Mortgage 67.21%
Without Mortgage 32.79%

What is the level of education in Williamsburg City?

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Approximately 22.12% of the population in Williamsburg City holds a high school degree (that's 9,497 residents), while 25.83% have attained a college certificate (8,835 locals) and 22.77% have a bachelor's degree (9,778 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 599 989.1%
Some High School 9,497 967.1%
Some College 8,835 959.4%
Associate Degree 2,978 866.9%
Bachelor's Degree 9,778 945.8%
Graduate Degree 8,997 910.9%
No High School 1.39%
Some High School 22.12%
Some College 25.83%
Associate Degree 6.93%
Bachelor's Degree 22.77%
Graduate Degree 20.95%

What is the marital status of Williamsburg City residents?

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A total of 15,909 people in Williamsburg City have never been married (which represents 35.53% of the total population), while 22,440 of them are wedded (50.11%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 437 (0.98%) and 3,633 (8.11%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 15,909 815.9%
Married 22,440 936.5%
Separated 437 810.4%
Widowed 2,799 976.5%
Divorced 3,633 971.7%
Never Married 35.53%
Married 50.11%
Separated 0.98%
Widowed 6.25%
Divorced 8.11%

What are the most common means of transportation in Williamsburg City?

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The top three means of transportation people in Williamsburg City use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 19,286 residents commute by car, 1,069 prefer going to work by walking and 247 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 19,286 905.0%
Bus or TrolleyBus 247 850.0%
Ferryboat 20 900.0%
Bicycle 147 880.0%
TaxiCab 22 2,100.0%
Walk 1,069 674.6%

What is the median and average household income in Williamsburg City by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
23185 52,313 18,682 $91,855.00 $119,325.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2021 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 23185

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