Buckingham County, Virginia Population 2019

Buckingham County, Virginia's estimated population is 17,065 with a growth rate of 0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Buckingham County, Virginia is the 87th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,06550.03%
201617,060380.22%
201517,022840.50%
201416,938-218-1.27%
201317,156880.52%
201217,068-144-0.84%
201117,2121200.70%
201017,0924,21932.77%
199012,8731,1229.55%
198011,7511,15410.89%
197010,597-280-2.57%
196010,877-1,411-11.48%
195012,288-1,110-8.28%
194013,398830.62%
193013,315-1,570-10.55%
192014,885-319-2.10%
191015,204-62-0.41%
190015,2668836.14%
189014,383-1,157-7.45%
188015,5402,16916.22%
187013,371-1,841-12.10%
186015,2121,3759.94%
185013,837-4,949-26.34%
184018,7864352.37%
183018,3517824.45%
182017,569-2,490-12.41%
181020,0596,67049.82%
180013,3893,61036.92%
17909,7790.00%

Buckingham County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,438
Black or African American5,890
Some Other Race300
Two or More Races272
American Indian and Alaska Native79
Asian56
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

Buckingham County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Buckingham County, Virginia Median Age

42.7


Total

40.8


Male

45.6


Female

Buckingham County, Virginia Adults

There are 13,797 adults, (3,000 of whom are seniors) in Buckingham County, Virginia.

Buckingham County, Virginia Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Buckingham County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,583

44.48%

Male

9,465

55.52%

Buckingham County, Virginia Households and Families

Buckingham County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buckingham County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family68%32%
Male67%33%
Female57.7%42.3%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7052.6475.3
Married2,6123.2587.2
Non Family1,9141.2468
Female7613.557.7
Male4183.6667

3.21

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buckingham County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,36510.94%
9th to 12th Grade1,52212.20%
High School Graduate5,17641.50%
Some College2,21117.73%
Associates Degree7816.26%
Bachelors Degree9397.53%
Graduate Degree4793.84%

Buckingham County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8146,3181,005
Black4,3773,105373
Hispanic153689
Other Race11139
Asian563822
Multiple Races45349
Native American3930
Islander1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 39.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,670$31,390$29,521
Less Than High School$30,015$31,159$16,719
High School Grad$26,420$27,122$23,906
Some College$32,522$42,672$29,417
Bachelors Degree$45,451$54,886$40,900
Graduate Degree$43,097$$43,580

$30,670

Average Earnings

$31,390

Average Male

$29,521

Average Female

Buckingham County, Virginia Language

Buckingham County, Virginia Language by Age

Buckingham County, Virginia Language

97.34% of Buckingham County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.78% of the population.

Buckingham County, Virginia Poverty

Buckingham County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,6281,25213.00%
Black4,7501,11323.43%
Native6666100.00%
Multiple2456124.90%
Hispanic3184714.78%

16.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.00%

Male Poverty Rate

19.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buckingham County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buckingham County, Virginia is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buckingham County, Virginia is White, with 13.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.47%
High School12.19%
Some College12.00%
Bachelors or Greater7.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.08%
Male Unemployed29.57%
Female Employed10.69%
Male Employed6.38%

Buckingham County, Virginia Income

Buckingham County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,610$55,469
Families$58,059$64,817
Married Families$66,993$
Non Families$25,120$33,449

Buckingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Buckingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Buckingham County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Buckingham 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 35-44.

Buckingham County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Buckingham County, Virginia Veterans

1,318

Number of Veterans

1,161

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam452
Second Gulf War219
Korea170
First Gulf War150
World War II

Buckingham County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,02511.99%
Black2424.94%
Asian1832.14%
2 or More1514.15%
Hawaiian13100.00%
Hispanic116.75%
Other54.27%

Buckingham County, Virginia Veterans by Education

2.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buckingham County, Virginia Employment Status

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.3%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Buckingham County, Virginia

  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