Augusta County, Virginia Population 2019

Augusta County, Virginia's estimated population is 75,082 with a growth rate of 0.39% 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
201875,4573750.50%
201775,0822890.39%
201674,7935000.67%
201574,2934130.56%
201473,880380.05%
201373,8422630.36%
201273,579-59-0.08%
201173,638570.08%
201073,58118,90434.57%
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
White69,236
Black or African American3,010
Two or More Races1,191
Asian432
Some Other Race283
American Indian and Alaska Native175
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander63

Augusta County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Augusta County, Virginia Median Age

44.6


Total

43.3


Male

45.9


Female

Augusta County, Virginia Adults

There are 59,644 adults, (14,309 of whom are seniors) in Augusta County, Virginia.

Augusta County, Virginia Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Augusta County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

36,695

49.33%

Male

37,695

50.67%

Augusta County, Virginia Households and Families

Augusta County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Augusta County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All79.1%20.9%
Male72.3%27.7%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Female60.9%39.1%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,7902.4679.1
Married16,817387.8
Non Family8,1501.1667.9
Female2,5142.9360.9
Male1,3092.7872.3

2.93

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Augusta County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1964.07%
9th to 12th Grade4,8739.04%
High School Graduate20,64338.30%
Some College9,89418.36%
Associates Degree3,6616.79%
Bachelors Degree8,02014.88%
Graduate Degree4,6108.55%

Augusta County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,92343,90911,980
Black2,2941,669185
Hispanic975624186
Multiple Races55830587
Asian276243179
Other Race1319228
Native American949430
Islander63636

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 64.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,311$41,684$29,103
Less Than High School$22,156$24,744$18,471
High School Grad$30,388$37,071$24,380
Some College$35,142$42,614$29,845
Bachelors Degree$45,492$60,353$38,857
Graduate Degree$55,528$69,301$50,666

$35,311

Average Earnings

$41,684

Average Male

$29,103

Average Female

Augusta County, Virginia Language

Augusta County, Virginia Language by Age

Augusta County, Virginia Language

97.23% of Augusta County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.80% of the population.

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White66,1935,4188.19%
Hispanic1,66546027.63%
Black1,63326115.98%
Multiple1,05214713.97%
Other2465020.33%
Native151138.61%
Asian40810.25%

8.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.78%

Male Poverty Rate

10.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Augusta County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Augusta County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 27.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Augusta County, Virginia is Asian, with 0.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.04%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.91%
High School8.47%
Some College5.38%
Bachelors or Greater3.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.94%
Male Unemployed16.79%
Female Employed5.26%
Male Employed2.64%

Augusta County, Virginia Income

Augusta County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,544$76,113
Families$70,096$86,795
Married Families$76,959$94,770
Non Families$33,041$46,632

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans

5,817

Number of Veterans

5,478

Male Veterans

339

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,106
First Gulf War998
Second Gulf War803
Korea714
World War II167

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,59510.08%
Black1817.05%
Hispanic564.60%
2 or More243.30%
Asian174.75%

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Augusta County, Virginia Employment Status

59.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Augusta County, Virginia

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