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Lunenburg County is 10th in Virginia out of 134 other counties in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Current population (2012) 12,588 106th 8,185,867 313,914,040
Size in square miles 431.7 40th 39,490.1 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 29.9 124th 202.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Residents younger than 5 4.8% 99th 6.2% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.3% 101st 22.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.7% 48th 13.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 69.4% 129th 86.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 9.6% 131st 34.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Race - White 63.3% 107th 71.1% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 34.2% 25th 19.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 61st 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.3% 123rd 6.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 10th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 74th 2.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.9% 51st 8.4% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 60.4% 101st 64.1% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Female residents 47.2% 125th 50.9% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.8% 69th 11.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Housing units 5,925 107th 3,387,654 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 2.3% 120th 21.4% 25.9%
Households 4,471 109th 2,991,025 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 73.1% 81st 68.4% 66.1%
Home median value $104,800 111th $254,600 $186,200
People per household 2.6 42nd 2.6 2.6
Building permits (last year) 18 104th 27,278 829,658

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Income per capita $17,187 126th $33,040 $27,915
Income per household $35,210 115th $63,302 $52,762
Income below poverty line 18.4% 37th 10.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lunenburg County Rank Virginia US
Non-farm private establishments 178 122nd 191,063 7,354,043
Non-farm private employees 1,514 123rd 3,029,030 113,425,965
Total businesses (including small businesses) 882 110th 638,643 27,092,908
Retail sales $54,682 123rd $105,663,299 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $4,227 124th $13,687 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $0 124th $15,340,483 $613,795,732

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