What you need to know about Danville, VA

Danville is located in Danville city, Virginia. The population is 46% White, 48% Black, 1% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 3% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $32,173 and the median home value is $88,300. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Danville, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Danville has a Walk Score ® of 27.

Population

42,704
Down by 5.33%
Historic Buildings in Danville, VA
Business Owners Reinvent Historic Buildings in Danville, VA
Termed “adaptive reuse” by architects‚ investors are renovating old buildings and homes with their focus delicately balanced between preserving history and incorporating modern conveniences and amenities.

Nearby Cities

Averett University in Danville, VA
Education in Danville, VA
Public schools, a four-year university and a community college, plus other professional programs available.
Danville Science Center in Danville, VA
Danville, VA Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Options
City combines education, culture and beautiful scenery with opportunities for fitness and exercise.

Median Home Price

$88,300
Lower than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 54.12%
54.12% Complete
Homes Rented 45.88%
45.88% Complete

Real Estate

In Danville, Virginia


Ready to move to Danville? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Danville.
Danville Museum of Art and History
Danville, VA's Museum of Arts and History
Visual art and rich history unite on Millionaires Row
Crossing at the Dan in Danville, VA
Explore Crossing at the Dan in Danville, VA
A centerpiece of downtown Danville, VA
The North Theatre in Danville, VA
Gretna Theatre & North Theatre in Danville, VA
Showcasing old Hollywood films in the Danville community

Schools

In Danville, Virginia


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Danville rates.

Median Household Income

$32,173
Lower than the national average

Business

In Danville, Virginia


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Danville.
Millionaires Row in Danville, VA
Neighborhoods in Danville, VA
Restoration efforts to the many historical homes and buildings continue in Danville, VA.
The Farmers Market
Discover the Danville Farmers Market in Danville, VA
Offering locally grown produce and products to the community.

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old
Dan River in Danville, VA
Rivers and Lakes in Danville, VA
With the Dan River snaking through the southern half of the county there is no shortage of fun for outdoor enthusiasts
Downtown Danville, VA
Danville, VA Business City
The business climate in Danville is thriving through innovation, preservation and adaptation
Rippe's Department Store in Danville, VA
Danville, VA's Top Employers
A wide range of job opportunities and training programs in a business-friendly environment.
Main Street in Danville, VA
Preservation Projects in Danville, VA's Historical Districts
City is is seeing unprecedented downtown revitalization.

Health

In Danville, Virginia


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Danville.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 17%
17% Complete
Graduated High School 79%
79% Complete
The Midtown Market in Danville, VA
Best Places to Eat Danville, VA
Check out Mary's Diner, Midtown Market, and more.
Danville Science Center in Danville, VA
Danville Science Center in Danville, VA
Center welcomes more than 25,000 visitors each year.

More About Danville, VA

Fun Things To Do in Danville, VA
Don't miss the tank museum
Business Owners Reinvent Historic Buildings in Danville, VA
Termed “adaptive reuse” by architects‚ investors are renovating old buildings and homes with their focus delicately balanced between preserving history and incorporating modern conveniences and amenities.
Education in Danville, VA
Public schools, a four-year university and a community college, plus other professional programs available.
Danville, VA Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Options
City combines education, culture and beautiful scenery with opportunities for fitness and exercise.
Danville, VA's Museum of Arts and History
Visual art and rich history unite on Millionaires Row
Explore Crossing at the Dan in Danville, VA
A centerpiece of downtown Danville, VA
Gretna Theatre & North Theatre in Danville, VA
Showcasing old Hollywood films in the Danville community
Neighborhoods in Danville, VA
Restoration efforts to the many historical homes and buildings continue in Danville, VA.
Discover the Danville Farmers Market in Danville, VA
Offering locally grown produce and products to the community.
Rivers and Lakes in Danville, VA
With the Dan River snaking through the southern half of the county there is no shortage of fun for outdoor enthusiasts
Danville, VA Business City
The business climate in Danville is thriving through innovation, preservation and adaptation
Danville, VA's Top Employers
A wide range of job opportunities and training programs in a business-friendly environment.
Preservation Projects in Danville, VA's Historical Districts
City is is seeing unprecedented downtown revitalization.
Best Places to Eat Danville, VA
Check out Mary's Diner, Midtown Market, and more.
Danville Science Center in Danville, VA
Center welcomes more than 25,000 visitors each year.
Businesses in Danville, VA
Area offers many locally owned shops in downtown, retail stores, and more.
Millionaires Row in Danville, VA
The impressive row of stately mansions stretches along Main Street.
Festival in the Park at Ballou Park in Danville, VA
Danville, VA knows how to celebrate spring’s arrival.
Shopping in Danville, VA
Top shopping destination is the historic downtown, which provides a quaint area that complements its old-fashioned locally owned shops.
Health Care in Danville, VA
Health care in Danville, VA includes Danville Regional Medical Center and the Danville Lifesaving Crew.
Danville, VA's Arts and Culture
Residents and visitors enjoy the heritage in Danville's culture scene.