Demographics


Swimming in LakePOPULATION
Danville MSA: 105,814
Pittsylvania County: 63,506
City of Danville: 43,055
Town of Chatham: 2,233
Town of Gretna: 1,207
Town of Hurt: 1,209

PERSONS PER SQUARE MILE
Pittsylvania County: 65.4
Danville: 999.9

INCOME (PER CAPITA)  
Danville MSA: $20,351
Pittsylvania County: $20,668
Danville: $19,074

MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD MONEY INCOME
Pittsylvania County: $39,531
Danville: $29,466

UNEMPLOYMENT RATE (May 2014)
Danville MSA: 7.7%
Pittsylvania County: 6.5%
Danville: 9.8%
Commonwealth of Virginia: 5.4%

COST OF LIVING
The low cost of living in Danville and Pittsylvania County provide our residents with the opportunity for a great quality of life.

Pumpkins and ChildrenHOUSING UNITS
Pittsylvania County: 30,077
Danville: 23,371

HOUSING COST
Median home value (owner-occupied):
Pittsylvania County: $99,100
Danville: $88,800

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
High School Graduates, Percent of Persons age 25+
Pittsylvania County: 75.8%
Danville: 74.5%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher, Percent of Persons age 25+
Pittsylvania County: 13%
Danville: 15.7%

GEOGRAPHY/CLIMATE
MSA land area (square miles): 1,026
Pittsylvania County land area: 970.76
Danville land area: 43
Average January temperature (high): 48.4
Average January temperature (low): 27.5
Average July temperature (high): 89.8
Average July temperature (low): 67.1
Mean annual temperature: 52.0
Average annual rainfall: 43.8”
Average annual snowfall: 6.2”

Sources:  2010 U.S. Census, Virginia Employment Commission, City of Danville Economic Development Office