Accomack County, Virginia Population 2018

Accomack County, Virginia's estimated population is 32,545 with a growth rate of -0.83% 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
201732,8402950.91%
201732,545-273-0.83%
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
White22,468
Black or African American9,326
Two or More Races488
Asian229
Some Other Race220
American Indian and Alaska Native109

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Accomack County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Accomack County, Virginia Median Age

46


Total

43


Male

47.9


Female

Accomack County, Virginia Adults

There are 25,971 adults, (7,033 of whom are seniors) in Accomack County, Virginia.

Accomack County, Virginia Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Accomack County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

16,761

51.04%

Male

16,079

48.96%

Accomack County, Virginia Households and Families

Accomack County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Accomack County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All70%30%
Male64.7%35.3%
Non Family60.2%39.8%
Female52.6%47.4%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Accomack County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5282.3570
Married6,6552.8381.8
Non Family4,5731.2160.2
Female1,7873.0752.6
Male5133.6664.7

2.87

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1,6777.12%
9th to 12th Grade2,52210.71%
High School Graduate9,19339.02%
Some College4,07317.29%
Associates Degree1,4846.30%
Bachelors Degree2,68811.41%
Graduate Degree1,9218.15%

Accomack County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,58513,6694,010
Black6,1464,748407
Hispanic1,362546105
Asian21321357
Multiple Races21213114
Other Race177558
Native American282416

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.14%.

Accomack County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,806$32,356$27,002
Less Than High School$19,348$21,124$13,875
High School Grad$24,551$29,110$21,276
Some College$32,989$41,950$29,935
Bachelors Degree$46,576$59,479$39,375
Graduate Degree$52,481$60,515$48,151

$29,806

Average Earnings

$32,356

Average Male

$27,002

Average Female

Accomack County, Virginia Language

Accomack County, Virginia Language by Age

Accomack County, Virginia Language

88.88% of Accomack County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 11.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.20% of the population.

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,2022,84230.88%
White19,6001,8489.43%
Hispanic2,7871,51154.22%
Multiple44019945.23%
Other2206529.55%
Asian2293816.59%
Native10987.34%

19.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.57%

Male Poverty Rate

20.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Accomack County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Accomack County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 54.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Accomack County, Virginia is Native, with 7.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.42%.

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.32%
Some College14.13%
High School14.04%
Bachelors or Greater3.63%

Accomack County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.65%
Female Unemployed42.12%
Female Employed8.00%
Male Employed7.36%

Accomack County, Virginia Income

Accomack County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,260$58,284
Families$53,152$68,168
Married Families$61,442$
Non Families$25,266$37,775

Accomack County, Virginia Marital Status

Accomack County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

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 35To44.

Accomack County, Virginia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by War

2,998

Number of Veterans

2,723

Male Veterans

275

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,373
Second Gulf War562
First Gulf War493
Korea261
World War II131

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74782
55 to 64742
35 to 54639
75+622
18 to 34213

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,25412.45%
Black72010.18%
2 or More2410.86%
Hispanic171.04%

Accomack County, Virginia Veterans by Education

8.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Accomack County, Virginia Employment Status

Accomack County, Virginia Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.7%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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