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Virginia is the 12th most populous state in the United States and has a population of 8,582,479 people. It has a population density of 217.54 people per square mile, which is significantly higher than the US Population Density of 93.29 people per square mile. Located on the east coast of the USA, Virginia is known for its vibrant local businesses, year-round outdoor activities and many great sporting events throughout the year. The capital city Richmond offers unique restaurants and shops while in Charlottesville you can find music venues and art galleries. In addition to that, there are also several demographic organizations in Virginia such as Alliance For Nonprofit Advancement, Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce, and Fairfax County Economic Development Authority that serve to promote economic growth and prosperity in the state. Sports fans will enjoy attending live games for major teams like Washington Football Team or Richmond Raceway where they can watch their favorite drivers compete for victory on the racetrack.

The population in Virginia is 8,582,479. There are 217 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Virginia is 38.5, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Virginia is 2.6, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Virginia
- 51.8% are married
- 10.0% are divorced
- 33.1% are married with children
- 15.3% have children, but are single
Race in Virginia

- 62.6% are White
- 18.8% are Black
- 6.2% are Asian
- 0.2% are Native American
- 0.2% claim Other
- 9.0% claim Hispanic ethnicity
- 2.9% Two or more races
- 0.1% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander

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Over 7 years ago

Virginia is a lovely place to live and raise a family. But, there are no jobs here and it is a very unfriendly state. Housing cost is on the rise and incomes are on a  More

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Overpriced housing. Too much development. Not that many good jobs in Northern Virginia. Terrible traffic. Huge ugly data centers being built on every vacant plot of  More

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Over 8 years ago

It is a great small town. I am not a big fan of Virginia's state government  More

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