Prince William's Dynamic Growth

Prince William County has more than doubled in size since 1990 to become Virginia's second-largest locality with more than 482,000 people. During the same period, Prince William has become one of the most diverse places in Virginia.

Sources: IPUMS National Historical Geographic Information System, and U.S. Census Bureau. Block groups are shaded in the demographic shift section based on the diversity index of the block group, which represents the probability that two people chosen at random are of a different race or ethnicity.

July 28, 2022