Augusta County, Virginia Population 2018

Augusta County, Virginia's estimated population is 75,144 with a growth rate of 1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Augusta County, Virginia is the 28th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201775,1448141.10%
201674,330-444-0.59%
201674,7744730.64%
201574,3014160.56%
201473,885380.05%
201373,8472710.37%
201273,576-65-0.09%
201173,641580.08%
201073,58318,90634.58%
199054,6779451.76%
198053,7329,51221.51%
197044,2206,85718.35%
196037,3633,2099.40%
195034,154-8,618-20.15%
194042,7724,60912.08%
193038,1633,49210.07%
192034,6712,2266.86%
191032,445750.23%
190032,370-4,635-12.53%
189037,0051,2953.63%
188035,7106,94724.15%
187028,7631,0143.65%
186027,7493,13912.75%
185024,6104,98225.38%
184019,628-298-1.50%
183019,9263,18419.02%
182016,7422,43417.01%
181014,3082,59622.17%
180011,7128267.59%
179010,8860.00%

Augusta County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White69,292
Black or African American2,993
Two or More Races988
Asian438
Some Other Race382
American Indian and Alaska Native171
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander66

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

Augusta 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

Augusta County, Virginia Median Age

44.5


Total

43.8


Male

45.5


Female

Augusta County, Virginia Adults

There are 59,464 adults, (13,974 of which are seniors) in Augusta County, Virginia.

Augusta County, Virginia Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Augusta County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

36,758

49.45%

Male

37,572

50.55%

Augusta County, Virginia Households and Families

Augusta County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Augusta County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All79.5%20.5%
Male69.8%30.2%
Non Family69%31%
Female62.6%37.4%

79.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Augusta County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,4252.4979.5
Married16,5692.9888
Non Family7,7701.1869
Female2,6423.0162.6
Male1,4442.9969.8

2.94

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Augusta County, Virginia Households

Augusta County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1914.08%
9th to 12th Grade5,0439.39%
High School Graduate20,70838.56%
Some College9,67018.01%
Associates Degree3,5656.64%
Bachelors Degree8,25615.37%
Graduate Degree4,2677.95%

Augusta County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,80043,45911,901
Black2,3071,728194
Hispanic928671194
Multiple Races44832446
Asian279244176
Other Race17812135
Native American10110130
Islander6666

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 63.08%.

Augusta County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,657$40,273$28,318
Less Than High School$20,894$23,284$17,862
High School Grad$29,448$34,985$23,325
Some College$31,978$42,038$28,535
Bachelors Degree$44,694$58,735$39,164
Graduate Degree$54,179$61,722$50,478

$33,657

Average Earnings

$40,273

Average Male

$28,318

Average Female

Augusta County, Virginia Language

Augusta County, Virginia Language by Age

Augusta County, Virginia Language

97.39% of Augusta County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.60% of the population.

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White66,3795,6868.57%
Hispanic1,57052933.69%
Black1,59520512.85%
Multiple85217120.07%
Other3233510.84%
Native1571811.46%
Asian41910.24%

9.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.36%

Male Poverty Rate

11.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Augusta County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Augusta County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 33.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Augusta County, Virginia is Asian, with 0.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.85%.

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.75%
High School7.81%
Some College5.99%
Bachelors or Greater3.26%

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.29%
Male Unemployed8.21%
Female Employed6.12%
Male Employed3.27%

Augusta County, Virginia Income

Augusta County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,802$72,805
Families$64,437$81,676
Married Families$72,081$89,287
Non Families$31,800$46,995

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Augusta County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Augusta 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 45To54.

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans by War

6,051

Number of Veterans

5,706

Male Veterans

345

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,115
First Gulf War1,022
Second Gulf War775
Korea667
World War II208

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,875
75+1,423
35 to 541,343
55 to 641,020
18 to 34390

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,82110.50%
Black1716.68%
Hispanic332.87%
2 or More315.48%
Asian257.06%
Other31.23%

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Augusta County, Virginia Employment Status

Augusta County, Virginia Employment by Age

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Augusta County, Virginia Employment by Race

Augusta County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Augusta County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Grottoes 266827991314.91%
Craigsville923935121.30%
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