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Population Demographics for Petersburg, Virginia in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population32,420100
Black or African American25,64679
Hispanic or Latino1,2163
Some Other Race5971
Two or More Races5771
Asian267Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population15,14717,27332,420
Black or African American11,80913,83725,646
Hispanic or Latino6735431,216
Some Other Race348249597
Two or More Races268309577

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Petersburg

Total Population:32,420
Male Population:15,147
Female Population:17,273

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Petersburg

Both sexes39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Petersburg

Total Population:31,362
Male Population:14,487
Under 5 years:1,126
5 to 9 years:895
10 to 14 years:844
15 to 17 years:539
18 and 19 years:401
20 years:233
21 years:229
22 to 24 years:816
25 to 29 years:1,117
30 to 34 years:822
35 to 39 years:753
40 to 44 years:963
45 to 49 years:1,137
50 to 54 years:1,060
55 to 59 years:1,016
60 and 61 years:375
62 to 64 years:407
65 and 66 years:281
67 to 69 years:339
70 to 74 years:443
75 to 79 years:303
80 to 84 years:212
85 years and over:176
Female Population:16,875
Under 5 years:978
5 to 9 years:838
10 to 14 years:835
15 to 17 years:543
18 and 19 years:463
20 years:307
21 years:300
22 to 24 years:939
25 to 29 years:1,239
30 to 34 years:884
35 to 39 years:801
40 to 44 years:1,107
45 to 49 years:1,293
50 to 54 years:1,348
55 to 59 years:1,216
60 and 61 years:433
62 to 64 years:596
65 and 66 years:353
67 to 69 years:466
70 to 74 years:607
75 to 79 years:511
80 to 84 years:409
85 years and over:409

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Petersburg

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Petersburg

Family led homes:7,697
Husband-wife family:3,408
Other family:4,289
Population of male led with no wife present:762
Population female led with no husband present:3,527
Population of Nonfamily homes:5,937
Population living alone:4,915
Population not living alone:1,022

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

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:3,695
Population of family homes:3,655
Husband-wife family:1,123
Under 6 years only:316
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:236
6 to 17 years only:571
Other family:2,532
Male householder, no wife present:383
Under 6 years only:133
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:77
6 to 17 years only:173
Female led with no husband present:2,149
Under 6 years only:581
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:478
6 to 17 years only:1,090
Nonfamily households:40
Male led households:25
Under 6 years only:13
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:11
Female led householder:15
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:11
Households with no people under 18 years:9,939
Family households:4,042
Husband-wife family:2,285
Other family:1,757
Male led with no wife present:379
Female led with no husband present:1,378
Nonfamily households:5,897
Male led householder:2,647
Female led householder:3,250

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Petersburg, by type

Total Home Population:13,634
Population of Family homes:7,697
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:525
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,245
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,342
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,643
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:760
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:628
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:915
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:478
Population of 85 year olds and over:161
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:5,937
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:509
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:715
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:583
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,191
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:636
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:557
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:873
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:586
Population of 85 year olds and over:287

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Petersburg containing people over 60

Total Population:13,634
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:4,952
1-person household:2,114
2-or-more-person household:2,838
Family households:2,594
Nonfamily households:244
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:8,682
1-person household:2,801
2-or-more-person household:5,881
Family homes:5,103
Nonfamily homes:778

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Petersburg with multiple generations.

Total Population:13,634
Home has three or more generations:881
Home does not have three or more generations:12,753

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Petersburg under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:6,591
Unmarried partner of home lead present:945
In family homes:922
Population of male led and male partner homes:8
Population of male led and female partner households:280
Population of female led and female partner households:34
Population of female led and male partner households:600
In nonfamily homes:23
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:13
Population of female led and female partner homes:4
Population of female led and male partner homes:6
No unmarried partner of home lead present:5,646
In family homes:5,611
Population of husband-wife family homes:2,008
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:353
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:3,250
In nonfamily homes:35

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Petersburg

Total Population:22,956
Population Under 18 years:6,457
Population 18 years and over:16,499

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Petersburg have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:6,155
Family home:3,895
Nonfamily homess:2,260
Male led home:903
Living alone:736
Not living alone:167
Female led home:1,357
Living alone:1,211
Not living alone:146
Population of Renter occupied homes:7,479
Family run homes:3,802
Husband-wife family:1,055
Other family:2,747
Male led with no wife present:446
Female led with no husband present:2,301
Nonfamily Homes:3,677
Male led homes:1,769
Male living alone:1,416
Male not living alone:353
Female led homes:1,908
Females living alone:1,552
Females not living alone:356

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

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