Buena Vista city, Virginia Population 2018

Buena Vista city, Virginia's estimated population is 6,327 with a growth rate of -4.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Buena Vista city, Virginia is the 127th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,327-283-4.28%
20166,6102263.54%
20166,384-159-2.43%
20156,543-17-0.26%
20146,560-103-1.55%
20136,663-93-1.38%
20126,756360.54%
20116,720991.50%
20106,6212153.36%
19906,406-311-4.63%
19806,7172924.54%
19706,4251251.98%
19606,3001,08620.83%
19505,21487920.28%
19404,3353338.32%
19304,002912.33%
19203,91166620.52%
19103,24585735.89%
19002,3880.00%

Buena Vista city, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,934
Asian485
Black or African American110
Two or More Races81

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

Buena Vista city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Buena Vista city, Virginia Median Age

35.1


Total

36.9


Male

34


Female

Buena Vista city, Virginia Adults

There are 5,229 adults, (1,097 of which are seniors) in Buena Vista city, Virginia.

Buena Vista city, Virginia Age Dependency

60.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Buena Vista city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,694

55.89%

Male

2,916

44.11%

Buena Vista city, Virginia Households and Families

Buena Vista city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buena Vista city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.6%32.4%
All59.4%40.6%
Female54.8%45.2%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Male38.1%61.9%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Buena Vista city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7092.2759.4
Married1,2702.9467.6
Non Family9301.1654.3
Female2992.8954.8
Male2102.2438.1

2.76

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buena Vista city, Virginia Households

Buena Vista city, Virginia Education

Buena Vista city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3187.70%
9th to 12th Grade46011.14%
High School Graduate1,67640.59%
Some College75018.16%
Associates Degree2586.25%
Bachelors Degree42610.32%
Graduate Degree2415.84%

Buena Vista city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7913,051553
Asian17517563
Black7133
Hispanic515129
Multiple Races414122

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 56.86%.

Buena Vista city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,453$30,415$20,511
Less Than High School$$24,286$
High School Grad$23,438$30,220$21,793
Some College$16,778$23,274$
Bachelors Degree$22,205$24,730$20,705
Graduate Degree$45,294$46,250$

$22,453

Average Earnings

$30,415

Average Male

$20,511

Average Female

Buena Vista city, Virginia Language

Buena Vista city, Virginia Language by Age

Buena Vista city, Virginia Language

96.65% of Buena Vista city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.35% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.77% of the population.

Buena Vista city, Virginia Poverty

Buena Vista city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4841,53427.97%
Asian48211724.27%
Hispanic724359.72%

27.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.65%

Male Poverty Rate

32.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buena Vista city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buena Vista city, Virginia is Hispanic, with 59.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buena Vista city, Virginia is Asian, with 24.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.75%.

Buena Vista city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.07%
Some College24.77%
High School17.57%
Bachelors or Greater8.70%

Buena Vista city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.67%
Male Unemployed30.14%
Female Employed24.03%
Male Employed17.83%

Buena Vista city, Virginia Income

Buena Vista city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,109$40,878
Families$42,580$48,866
Married Families$46,477$
Non Families$19,206$22,911

Buena Vista city, Virginia Marital Status

Buena Vista city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Buena Vista city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Buena Vista city, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Buena Vista city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Buena Vista city, Virginia Veterans

Buena Vista city, Virginia Veterans by War

308

Number of Veterans

268

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam124
Second Gulf War109
First Gulf War52
Korea19
World War II15

Buena Vista city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74111
18 to 3457
35 to 5456
75+49
55 to 6435

Buena Vista city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Buena Vista city, Virginia Veterans by Education

15.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buena Vista city, Virginia Employment Status

Buena Vista city, Virginia Employment by Age

56.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Buena Vista city, Virginia Employment by Race

Buena Vista city, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Buena Vista city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Buena Vista66516452-199-2.99%
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