Statistic5th SwCharlottesvilleVirginia
Population density (sq mi)1,2494,445218
Median age32.930.337.8
Male/Female ratio1.2:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%47%44%
Speak Englishn/a85%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in 5th Sw is 72% lower than Charlottesville
  • The median age in 5th Sw is 9% higher than Charlottesville
  • In 5th Sw 56.83% of the population is White
  • In 5th Sw 34.81% of the population is Black
  • In 5th Sw 2.26% of the population is Asian

Compare Charlottesville, VA Demographics


      5th Sw population breakdown by race

      Race5th SwCharlottesvilleVirginia
      American Indian0.28%0.36%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.07%
      Mixed race5.03%3.22%3.37%
      Other race0.78%0.39%2.30%
      In 5th Sw, 5.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      5th Sw age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The 5th Sw, Charlottesville, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).