In 2017, Nelson County, VA had a population of 14.9k people with a median age of 49.7 and a median household income of $53,834. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Nelson County, VA grew from 14,831 to 14,863, a 0.216% increase and its median household income grew from $50,994 to $53,834, a 5.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Nelson County, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.6%), White (Hispanic) (2.79%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.2%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.955%). N/A% of the people in Nelson County, VA speak a non-English language, and 97.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Nelson County, VA is $231,400, and the homeownership rate is 71.8%. Most people in Nelson County, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29 minutes. The average car ownership in Nelson County, VA is 2 cars per household.