From a total population of 14,892, Nelson County has a median age of 48.1. The average age of males, in Nelson County, is 46.4 while the average age of females is 49. When you compare this to median age of Virginia, Nelson County is 10.5 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Nelson County, is $27,958 while the average household income is $50,131. When comparing the median income of people living in Nelson County to the rest of Virginia, the average income in Nelson County is $6,000 less.