Accomack County, Virginia Population 2018

Accomack County, Virginia's estimated population is 32,545 with a growth rate of -1.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Accomack County, Virginia is the 53rd largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201732,545-515-1.56%
201633,0602420.74%
201632,818-93-0.28%
201532,911-54-0.16%
201432,96520.01%
201332,963-301-0.90%
201233,264420.13%
201133,222750.23%
201033,1471,4444.55%
199031,7034351.39%
198031,2682,2647.81%
197029,004-1,631-5.32%
196030,635-3,197-9.45%
195033,8328022.43%
194033,030-2,824-7.88%
193035,8541,0593.04%
192034,795-1,855-5.06%
191036,6504,08012.53%
190032,5705,29319.40%
189027,2772,86911.75%
188024,4083,99919.59%
187020,4091,8239.81%
186018,5866963.89%
185017,8907944.64%
184017,0964402.64%
183016,6566904.32%
182015,9662231.42%
181015,743500.32%
180015,6931,73412.42%
179013,9590.00%

Accomack County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,369
Black or African American9,573
Some Other Race488
Two or More Races446
American Indian and Alaska Native122
Asian62

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Accomack County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Accomack County, Virginia Median Age

45.4


Total

42.7


Male

47.4


Female

Accomack County, Virginia Adults

There are 26,150 adults, (6,943 of which are seniors) in Accomack County, Virginia.

Accomack County, Virginia Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

36

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Accomack County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

16,935

51.23%

Male

16,125

48.77%

Accomack County, Virginia Households and Families

Accomack County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Accomack County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All69.5%30.5%
Male65.8%34.2%
Non Family63.1%36.9%
Female48.1%51.9%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Accomack County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,8192.3169.5
Married6,5392.8380.4
Non Family4,8841.1863.1
Female1,7713.1248.1
Male6253.4365.8

2.87

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Accomack County, Virginia Households

Accomack County, Virginia Education

Accomack County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8737.85%
9th to 12th Grade2,77711.64%
High School Graduate9,65740.49%
Some College3,74115.69%
Associates Degree1,4295.99%
Bachelors Degree2,64711.10%
Graduate Degree1,7267.24%

Accomack County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,70013,6243,838
Black6,4304,823436
Hispanic1,41151766
Other Race269638
Multiple Races2061195
Native American635815
Asian585013

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 92.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 24.45%.

Accomack County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,944$32,892$26,206
Less Than High School$19,716$22,318$13,341
High School Grad$25,556$29,787$21,294
Some College$31,883$40,890$28,013
Bachelors Degree$40,435$56,641$29,977
Graduate Degree$57,230$71,536$47,054

$28,944

Average Earnings

$32,892

Average Male

$26,206

Average Female

Accomack County, Virginia Language

Accomack County, Virginia Language by Age

Accomack County, Virginia Language

89.45% of Accomack County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.24% of the population.

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,4842,79129.43%
White19,7912,17711.00%
Hispanic2,8121,27945.48%
Other48823047.13%
Multiple39614135.61%
Asian621625.81%

19.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.83%

Male Poverty Rate

20.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Accomack County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Accomack County, Virginia is Other, with 47.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Accomack County, Virginia is White, with 11.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.85%.

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.48%
High School14.59%
Some College14.21%
Bachelors or Greater4.67%

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.18%
Male Unemployed36.93%
Female Employed8.91%
Male Employed7.39%

Accomack County, Virginia Income

Accomack County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,503$54,264
Families$48,841$64,533
Married Families$58,375$
Non Families$21,980$34,244

Accomack County, Virginia Marital Status

Accomack County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Accomack County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Accomack County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Accomack County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by War

3,138

Number of Veterans

2,874

Male Veterans

264

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,439
Second Gulf War505
First Gulf War397
Korea316
World War II167

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64822
65 to 74769
75+685
35 to 54635
18 to 34227

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,34712.98%
Black75310.38%
2 or More219.13%
Indian1721.52%
Hispanic90.54%

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Accomack County, Virginia Employment Status

Accomack County, Virginia Employment by Age

57%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Accomack County, Virginia Employment by Race

Accomack County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Accomack County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Chincoteague29412919-22-0.75%
Onancock12681266-2-0.16%
Parksley842841-1-0.12%
Tangier725722-3-0.41%
Belle Haven 52752810.19%
Onley516513-3-0.58%
Accomac509499-10-1.96%
Melfa400398-2-0.50%
Bloxom381378-3-0.79%
Saxis241239-2-0.83%
Wachapreague232230-2-0.86%
Painter229227-2-0.87%
Hallwood206204-2-0.97%
Keller178176-2-1.12%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990