Charlottesville is located close to the center of Virginia. Charlottesville is between the Albemarle, Charlottesville City, Fluvanna county. Charlottesville has 10.24 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Charlottesville population is 44,505, which has shrunk 1.21% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 15.63% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Charlottesville median household income is $47,218 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 52.28% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 38.81% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Charlottesville median house value is $283,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 137.90% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 94.18% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Charlottesville is better than the state average in quality. The Charlottesville area code is 434.