Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Virginia 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Virginia

Total Population:1,551,399
Male Population:740,150
Female Population:811,249

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Virginia

Both sexes34


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Virginia

Total Population:1,471,607
Male Population:682,301
Under 5 years:53,248
5 to 9 years:54,186
10 to 14 years:56,277
15 to 17 years:37,099
18 and 19 years:21,861
20 years:10,288
21 years:9,796
22 to 24 years:29,051
25 to 29 years:46,007
30 to 34 years:42,106
35 to 39 years:42,606
40 to 44 years:47,598
45 to 49 years:52,969
50 to 54 years:50,508
55 to 59 years:41,594
60 and 61 years:14,092
62 to 64 years:17,083
65 and 66 years:9,047
67 to 69 years:11,773
70 to 74 years:14,582
75 to 79 years:10,115
80 to 84 years:6,040
85 years and over:4,375
Female Population:789,306
Under 5 years:52,222
5 to 9 years:52,623
10 to 14 years:54,645
15 to 17 years:36,691
18 and 19 years:21,804
20 years:11,078
21 years:11,007
22 to 24 years:33,463
25 to 29 years:56,171
30 to 34 years:52,205
35 to 39 years:52,610
40 to 44 years:57,768
45 to 49 years:64,183
50 to 54 years:60,639
55 to 59 years:49,704
60 and 61 years:16,842
62 to 64 years:20,846
65 and 66 years:11,574
67 to 69 years:15,379
70 to 74 years:20,555
75 to 79 years:15,432
80 to 84 years:11,328
85 years and over:10,537

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Virginia

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Virginia

Family led homes:378,257
Husband-wife family:191,161
Other family:187,096
Population of male led with no wife present:32,958
Population female led with no husband present:154,138
Population of Nonfamily homes:194,354
Population living alone:161,932
Population not living alone:32,422

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Virginia with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:221,758
Population of family homes:219,532
Husband-wife family:94,570
Under 6 years only:19,360
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:21,703
6 to 17 years only:53,507
Other family:124,962
Male householder, no wife present:18,474
Under 6 years only:5,103
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,181
6 to 17 years only:10,190
Female led with no husband present:106,488
Under 6 years only:23,916
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:23,319
6 to 17 years only:59,253
Nonfamily households:2,226
Male led households:1,488
Under 6 years only:372
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:149
6 to 17 years only:967
Female led householder:738
Under 6 years only:211
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:41
6 to 17 years only:486
Households with no people under 18 years:350,853
Family households:158,725
Husband-wife family:96,591
Other family:62,134
Male led with no wife present:14,484
Female led with no husband present:47,650
Nonfamily households:192,128
Male led householder:84,098
Female led householder:108,030

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Virginia, by type

Total Home Population:572,611
Population of Family homes:378,257
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:16,693
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:66,323
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:86,961
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:92,355
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:35,390
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:26,895
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:32,801
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:16,300
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,539
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:194,354
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:13,431
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:29,342
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:26,378
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:42,445
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:20,859
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:17,415
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:23,580
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:14,756
Population of 85 year olds and over:6,148

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Virginia containing people over 60

Total Population:572,611
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:162,572
1-person household:57,457
2-or-more-person household:105,115
Family households:99,343
Nonfamily households:5,772
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:410,039
1-person household:104,475
2-or-more-person household:305,564
Family homes:278,914
Nonfamily homes:26,650

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Virginia with multiple generations.

Total Population:572,611
Home has three or more generations:39,401
Home does not have three or more generations:533,210

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Virginia under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:396,784
Unmarried partner of home lead present:35,119
In family homes:33,762
Population of male led and male partner homes:639
Population of male led and female partner households:10,393
Population of female led and female partner households:1,547
Population of female led and male partner households:21,183
In nonfamily homes:1,357
Population of male led and male partner homes:12
Population of male led and female partner homes:1,108
Population of female led and female partner homes:71
Population of female led and male partner homes:166
No unmarried partner of home lead present:361,665
In family homes:360,032
Population of husband-wife family homes:168,912
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:17,487
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:173,633
In nonfamily homes:1,633

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Virginia

Total Population:1,201,010
Population Under 18 years:398,425
Population 18 years and over:802,585

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Virginia have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:284,139
Family home:207,589
Nonfamily homess:76,550
Male led home:30,847
Living alone:25,582
Not living alone:5,265
Female led home:45,703
Living alone:41,159
Not living alone:4,544
Population of Renter occupied homes:288,472
Family run homes:170,668
Husband-wife family:55,041
Other family:115,627
Male led with no wife present:17,658
Female led with no husband present:97,969
Nonfamily Homes:117,804
Male led homes:54,739
Male living alone:42,138
Male not living alone:12,601
Female led homes:63,065
Females living alone:53,053
Females not living alone:10,012