Danville Information

Danville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Danville, VA

General Danville Information

State: Virginia

County: Danville County

Close cities: Danville, VA, Dry Fork, VA, Blairs, VA, Sutherlin, VA, Cascade, VA, Ringgold, VA, Keeling, VA

Danville Population (census data)
Total 44,947 (-6.5% since 2000)
Male 20,448 (45.5%)
Female 24,499 (54.5%)

Population Density: 1,044 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.7 (US Avg is 100)

Danville Elevation: 500 feet above sea level

Land Area: 43.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,639

Zip Codes: 24540, 24543, 24541, and 24544.

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Danville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.3%)
  • Black (44.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (13.3%)
  • English (7.6%)
  • Irish (4.6%)
  • German (3.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.3%)

Local Danville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes

Danville School Information

High Schools
Galileo Magnet High (230 South Ridge Street, Danville, VA, 24541 - Danville City Public Schools District)
George Washington High (701 Broad Street, Danville, VA, 24541 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Edwin A. Gibson Middle (1215 Industrial Avenue, Danville, VA, 24541 - Danville City Public Schools District)
O. Trent Bonner Middle School (300 Apollo Avenue, Danville, VA, 24540 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Westwood Middle (500 Apollo Avenue, Danville, VA, 24540 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Brosville Elementary (195 Bulldog Lane, Danville, VA, 24541 - Pittsylvania County Public Schools District)
Forest Hills Elementary (155 Mountain View Avenue, Danville, VA, 24541 - Danville City Public Schools District)
G. L. H. Johnson Elementary (680 Arnett Boulevard, Danville, VA, 24540 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Glenwood Elementary (1540 Halifax Road, Danville, VA, 24540 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Irvin W. Taylor Elementary (825 Piney Forest Road, Danville, VA, 24540 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Park Avenue Elementary (661 Park Avenue, Danville, VA, 24541 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Schoolfield Elementary (1400 W Main Street, Danville, VA, 24541 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Stony Mill Elementary (100 Stony Mill Elementary Circle, Danville, VA, 24541 - Pittsylvania County Public Schools District)
Twin Springs Elementary (100 Twin Springs Elem Circle, Danville, VA, 24540 - Pittsylvania County Public Schools District)
W. Townes Lea Elementary (439 Cedarbrook Drive, Danville, VA, 24541 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Woodberry Hills Elementary (614 Audubon Drive, Danville, VA, 24540 - Danville City Public Schools District)
Woodrow Wilson Elementary (1005 N Main Street, Danville, VA, 24540 - Danville City Public Schools District)

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