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Our Community

  • POPULATION

    Danville MSA: 106,561
    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: 1002.8

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

  • UNEMPLOYMENT RATE (September 2017)

    Danville MSA: 4.9%
    Pittsylvania County: 4.4%
    Danville: 5.7%
    Commonwealth of Virginia: 3.6%

  • MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD MONEY INCOME

    Pittsylvania County: $39,531
    Danville: $29,466

  • 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.

  • HOUSING 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