Highland Springs, VA Population

By | July 1, 2019

Population: 15,137
Males: 6,914 (45.7%), Females: 8,223 (54.3%)

Henrico County

Zip code: 23075

Median resident age: 33.5 years
Median household income: $39,936
Median house value: $81,000

Races in Highland Springs:

  • Black (51.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (44.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (11.7%), English (6.9%), German (6.0%), Irish (5.8%), Italian (1.8%), Scottish (1.6%).

Elevation: 140 feet

Land area: 8.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Highland Springs

  • High school or higher: 75.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Highland Springs CDP

  • Never married: 28.6%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

1.5% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Highland Springs:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Highland Springs:

  • RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL (about 4 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Abbreviation: RIC)
  • NEWPORT NEWS/WILLIAMSBURG INTERNATIONAL (about 66 miles; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Abbreviation: PHF)
  • LANGLEY AFB (about 76 miles; HAMPTON, VA; Abbreviation: LFI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Highland Springs:

  • HANOVER COUNTY MUNI (about 13 miles; RICHMOND/ASHLAND, VA; Abbreviation: OFP)
  • NEW KENT COUNTY (about 15 miles; QUINTON, VA; Abbreviation: W96)
  • WATHALL CHANNEL (about 16 miles; CHESTER, VA; Abbreviation: 2G6)
Amtrak stations near Highland Springs:

  • 8 miles: RICHMOND, MAIN STREET (RICHMOND, 1500 MAIN STREET). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms.
  • 13 miles: RICHMOND (7519 STAPLES MILL RD.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: ASHLAND (112 RAILROAD AVE.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Highland Springs:

  • HENRICO COUNTY-SAINT MARYS HOSP SCH OF PRAC NURS (Full-time enrollment: 41; Location: 201 E NINE MILE RD; Public)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highland Springs:

  • VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Full-time enrollment: 18,753)
  • UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND (about 12 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,756)
  • J SARGEANT REYNOLDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,906)
  • JOHN TYLER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 16 miles; CHESTER, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,520)
  • VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 24 miles; PETERSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,641)
  • COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY (about 44 miles; WILLIAMSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 7,133)
  • MARY WASHINGTON COLLEGE (about 53 miles; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,731)

Schools

Public high school in Highland Springs:

  • HIGHLAND SPRINGS HIGH (Students: 1,657; Location: 15 S OAK AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Highland Springs:

  • HIGHLAND SPRINGS ELEM. (Students: 607; Location: 600 W PLEASANT ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • FAIR OAKS ELEM. (Students: 373; Location: 201 JENNINGS RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • ADULT EDUCATION CENTER (Location: 201 EAST NINE MILE ROAD; Grades: 00 – 00)
  • HIGHLAND SPRINGS TECH CTR (Location: 100 TECH DRIVE; Grades: 00 – 00)