Prince Edward County is located in central Virginia. The County Seat is Farmville and the largest city is Farmville. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.prince-edward.va.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 23,074 and the 2010 census population was 23,360. The land area is 349.96 square miles and there are 66.8 persons per square mile.
64% of the population is White, 32.8% is Black or African American, 2.4% is Hispanic or Latino, 1.1% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.7% is two or more races. 79.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 21.9% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $153,400, there are 7,453 households, an average of 2.48 persons per household. The per capita income is $17,208, the median household income is $37,436, and 19.8% of the persons in Prince Edward County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,371. Retail sales (in $1000) were $350,587, and sales per capita were $16,279. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 18.1%.
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