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Population Demographics for Virginia 2017, 2018

List of Counties and Cities in Virginia

Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population8,001,024100
Black or African American1,551,39919
Hispanic or Latino631,8257
Some Other Race254,2783
Two or More Races233,4002
American Indian29,225Below 1%
Three or more races19,124Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander5,980Below 1%
Native Hawaiian1,410Below 1%
Alaska Native tribes276Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population3,925,9834,075,0418,001,024
Black or African American740,150811,2491,551,399
Hispanic or Latino328,944302,881631,825
Some Other Race137,108117,170254,278
Two or More Races114,654118,746233,400
American Indian14,87614,34929,225
Three or more races8,77810,34619,124
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander2,9673,0135,980
Native Hawaiian6817291,410
Alaska Native tribes111165276

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Virginia

Total Population:8,001,024
Male Population:3,925,983
Female Population:4,075,041

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Virginia

Both sexes37

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Virginia

Total Population:7,761,190
Male Population:3,773,912
Under 5 years:259,797
5 to 9 years:260,244
10 to 14 years:260,925
15 to 17 years:162,548
18 and 19 years:91,490
20 years:46,929
21 years:48,352
22 to 24 years:155,355
25 to 29 years:266,520
30 to 34 years:248,734
35 to 39 years:257,633
40 to 44 years:270,977
45 to 49 years:296,637
50 to 54 years:282,485
55 to 59 years:242,721
60 and 61 years:88,518
62 to 64 years:121,437
65 and 66 years:64,907
67 to 69 years:84,766
70 to 74 years:103,785
75 to 79 years:73,919
80 to 84 years:49,450
85 years and over:35,783
Female Population:3,987,278
Under 5 years:249,241
5 to 9 years:251,055
10 to 14 years:249,232
15 to 17 years:155,163
18 and 19 years:85,473
20 years:46,324
21 years:48,705
22 to 24 years:158,892
25 to 29 years:277,137
30 to 34 years:262,467
35 to 39 years:270,263
40 to 44 years:286,743
45 to 49 years:314,586
50 to 54 years:302,678
55 to 59 years:264,887
60 and 61 years:96,564
62 to 64 years:132,314
65 and 66 years:72,147
67 to 69 years:95,620
70 to 74 years:122,750
75 to 79 years:96,108
80 to 84 years:75,686
85 years and over:73,243

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Virginia

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Virginia

Family led homes:2,047,188
Husband-wife family:1,534,844
Other family:512,344
Population of male led with no wife present:133,142
Population female led with no husband present:379,202
Population of Nonfamily homes:1,008,870
Population living alone:795,117
Population not living alone:213,753

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Virginia with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:1,020,156
Population of family homes:1,010,319
Husband-wife family:690,456
Under 6 years only:171,170
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:144,789
6 to 17 years only:374,497
Other family:319,863
Male householder, no wife present:74,340
Under 6 years only:20,303
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:12,041
6 to 17 years only:41,996
Female led with no husband present:245,523
Under 6 years only:54,614
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:46,564
6 to 17 years only:144,345
Nonfamily households:9,837
Male led households:7,248
Under 6 years only:1,811
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:700
6 to 17 years only:4,737
Female led householder:2,589
Under 6 years only:754
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:179
6 to 17 years only:1,656
Households with no people under 18 years:2,035,902
Family households:1,036,869
Husband-wife family:844,388
Other family:192,481
Male led with no wife present:58,802
Female led with no husband present:133,679
Nonfamily households:999,033
Male led householder:458,061
Female led householder:540,972

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Virginia, by type

Total Home Population:3,056,058
Population of Family homes:2,047,188
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:57,810
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:310,795
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:452,479
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:495,404
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:202,149
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:175,966
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:218,880
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:106,579
Population of 85 year olds and over:27,126
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:1,008,870
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:81,446
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:170,252
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:123,172
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:178,250
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:92,712
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:87,037
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:123,885
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:98,728
Population of 85 year olds and over:53,388

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Virginia containing people over 60

Total Population:3,056,058
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:994,075
1-person household:337,443
2-or-more-person household:656,632
Family households:624,704
Nonfamily households:31,928
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:2,061,983
1-person household:457,674
2-or-more-person household:1,604,309
Family homes:1,422,484
Nonfamily homes:181,825

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Virginia with multiple generations.

Total Population:3,056,058
Home has three or more generations:122,899
Home does not have three or more generations:2,933,159

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Virginia under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:1,847,391
Unmarried partner of home lead present:118,367
In family homes:111,185
Population of male led and male partner homes:3,426
Population of male led and female partner households:45,252
Population of female led and female partner households:5,958
Population of female led and male partner households:56,549
In nonfamily homes:7,182
Population of male led and male partner homes:47
Population of male led and female partner homes:6,145
Population of female led and female partner homes:263
Population of female led and male partner homes:727
No unmarried partner of home lead present:1,729,024
In family homes:1,722,702
Population of husband-wife family homes:1,285,409
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:73,184
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:364,109
In nonfamily homes:6,322

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Virginia

Total Population:6,268,511
Population Under 18 years:1,815,462
Population 18 years and over:4,453,049

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Virginia have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:2,055,186
Family home:1,521,853
Nonfamily homess:533,333
Male led home:229,804
Living alone:180,070
Not living alone:49,734
Female led home:303,529
Living alone:265,924
Not living alone:37,605
Population of Renter occupied homes:1,000,872
Family run homes:525,335
Husband-wife family:275,710
Other family:249,625
Male led with no wife present:57,539
Female led with no husband present:192,086
Nonfamily Homes:475,537
Male led homes:235,505
Male living alone:164,202
Male not living alone:71,303
Female led homes:240,032
Females living alone:184,921
Females not living alone:55,111

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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