Bland County, Virginia Population 2018

Bland County, Virginia's estimated population is 6,350 with a growth rate of -3.96% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bland County, Virginia is the 126th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,350-262-3.96%
20166,6121372.12%
20166,475-60-0.92%
20156,535-52-0.79%
20146,587-88-1.32%
20136,675-20-0.30%
20126,695-81-1.20%
20116,776-23-0.34%
20106,7992854.38%
19906,5141652.60%
19806,34992617.08%
19705,423-559-9.34%
19605,982-454-7.05%
19506,436-295-4.38%
19406,73170011.61%
19306,0314387.83%
19205,5934398.52%
19105,154-343-6.24%
19005,4973687.17%
18905,1291252.50%
18805,0041,00425.10%
18704,0000.00%

Bland County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,283
Black or African American286
Two or More Races36
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4
Asian3

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

Bland County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Bland County, Virginia Median Age

44.9


Total

42.8


Male

47.4


Female

Bland County, Virginia Adults

There are 5,541 adults, (1,309 of which are seniors) in Bland County, Virginia.

Bland County, Virginia Age Dependency

56.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bland County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

2,879

43.54%

Male

3,733

56.46%

Bland County, Virginia Households and Families

Bland County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bland County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All82.3%17.7%
Male81.3%18.7%
Non Family75.1%24.9%
Female45%55%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bland County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5612.2482.3
Married1,4682.8591.3
Non Family7501.0275.1
Female2092.5245
Male1341.9681.3

2.71

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bland County, Virginia Households

Bland County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2184.29%
9th to 12th Grade3326.53%
High School Graduate1,91737.72%
Some College1,37026.96%
Associates Degree4238.32%
Bachelors Degree65112.81%
Graduate Degree1713.36%

Bland County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7854,329810
Black2451538
Multiple Races2727
Hispanic1816
Islander444
Asian33

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 100.00%.

Bland County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,718$36,100$25,316
Less Than High School$13,854$12,155$
High School Grad$32,040$35,679$31,083
Some College$24,117$36,419$23,431
Bachelors Degree$37,727$39,519$35,729
Graduate Degree$36,219$36,705$36,034

$30,718

Average Earnings

$36,100

Average Male

$25,316

Average Female

Bland County, Virginia Language

Bland County, Virginia Language by Age

Bland County, Virginia Language

98.95% of Bland County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.05% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Bland County, Virginia Poverty

Bland County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,6525439.61%
Multiple22836.36%
Hispanic39410.26%

9.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.67%

Male Poverty Rate

8.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bland County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bland County, Virginia is Multiple, with 36.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bland County, Virginia is White, with 9.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.30%.

Bland County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.32%
Some College8.30%
High School6.94%
Bachelors or Greater2.90%

Bland County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.11%
Female Unemployed20.29%
Female Employed6.67%
Male Employed4.47%

Bland County, Virginia Income

Bland County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,800$56,931
Families$60,483$68,861
Married Families$69,485$
Non Families$22,245$27,431

Bland County, Virginia Marital Status

Bland County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

64.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bland County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Bland 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.

Bland County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Bland County, Virginia Veterans

Bland County, Virginia Veterans by War

519

Number of Veterans

492

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam201
First Gulf War78
Korea72
Second Gulf War12
World War II9

Bland County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74174
35 to 54172
75+127
55 to 6446
18 to 34

Bland County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4638.87%
Black4214.69%
2 or More1451.85%

Bland County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bland County, Virginia Employment Status

Bland County, Virginia Employment by Age

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bland County, Virginia Employment by Race

Bland County, Virginia Employment by Education

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