In 2017, Petersburg city, VA had a population of 32k people with a median age of 38.3 and a median household income of $33,939. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Petersburg city, VA grew from 31,997 to 32,037, a 0.125% increase and its median household income grew from $32,169 to $33,939, a 5.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Petersburg city, VA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (75.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (15%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.88%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.27%), and White (Hispanic) (2.2%). N/A% of the people in Petersburg city, VA speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Petersburg city, VA is $112,900, and the homeownership rate is 41.7%. Most people in Petersburg city, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Petersburg city, VA is 1 car per household.