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July 04, 2017
Virginia’s population could surpass 10 million by 2040 if current trends continue. That’s the finding of a population projection report from the University of Virginia. The commonwealth contracted the university’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service to analyze population trends. The center is sharing that information with ...
January 30, 2017
New estimates released Monday by the Weldon Cooper Center at the University of Virginia show the region’s population continues to grow, reflecting a statewide trend of growth in urban areas close to Northern Virginia. There are now 232,452 people in the Charlottesville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which consists of ...
February 13, 2016
As the Charlottesville area’s population grows, the head of one nonprofit organization wants to make sure there is enough space to provide recreational and educational opportunities for the growing number of people over the age of 50. “We’re constantly turning people, programs and partnership opportunities away,” said Peter ...
January 28, 2016
Virginia’s cities and urban areas continue to grow in population and one University of Virginia demographer said a contributing factor is that more people are choosing to rent rather than purchase their own homes. “If you look at cities, they have much larger rental markets so they are more ...
January 28, 2015
The city of Charlottesville has experienced a ten percent increase in population since 2010 according to data released Tuesday by the Weldon Cooper Center at the University of Virginia. The increase shows that a long-term trend of declining or stagnant city growth is over. “Charlottesville’s population barely grew in ...