Charlottesville, VA has a population of 45,538 and is the 903rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,445 per sq mi which is 2223% higher than the Virginia average and 4806% higher than the national average. The median age in Charlottesville is 30 which is approximately 20% lower than the Virginia average of 38. In Charlottesville, 36% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 85% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 47% of Charlottesville residents were born in Virginia, 39% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 12% were foreign born.