Craig County, Virginia Population 2018

Craig County, Virginia's estimated population is 5,062 with a growth rate of -1.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Craig County, Virginia is the 130th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,131691.36%
20175,062-78-1.52%
20165,14010.02%
20155,139-39-0.75%
20145,178400.78%
20135,1380.00%
20125,138-31-0.60%
20115,169-29-0.56%
20105,19882618.89%
19904,37242410.74%
19803,94842412.03%
19703,5241685.01%
19603,356-96-2.78%
19503,452-317-8.41%
19403,7692075.81%
19303,562-538-13.12%
19204,100-611-12.97%
19104,7114189.74%
19004,29345811.94%
18903,835411.08%
18803,79485228.96%
18702,942-611-17.20%
18603,5530.00%

Craig County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,102
Two or More Races21
Black or African American7
Some Other Race1

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Craig County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Craig County, Virginia Median Age

47.5


Total

44.9


Male

49.7


Female

Craig County, Virginia Adults

There are 4,155 adults, (1,092 of whom are seniors) in Craig County, Virginia.

Craig County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Craig County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

2,606

50.79%

Male

2,525

49.21%

Craig County, Virginia Households and Families

Craig County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Craig County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
Female81.7%18.3%
Male78.7%21.3%
All74%26%
Non Family57.2%42.8%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Craig County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3442.1874
Married1,2062.9286.3
Non Family9601.1557.2
Female1312.3981.7
Male473.5378.7

2.87

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Craig County, Virginia Households

Craig County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1453.77%
9th to 12th Grade2165.61%
High School Graduate1,59541.42%
Some College75019.48%
Associates Degree40710.57%
Bachelors Degree54814.23%
Graduate Degree1904.93%

Craig County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8313,470738
Multiple Races2020

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 19.26%.

Craig County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,582$46,772$28,853
Less Than High School$2,500$$
High School Grad$32,476$32,212$32,900
Some College$41,028$60,616$26,866
Bachelors Degree$60,588$74,919$
Graduate Degree$47,188$$58,375

$36,582

Average Earnings

$46,772

Average Male

$28,853

Average Female

Craig County, Virginia Language

Craig County, Virginia Language by Age

Craig County, Virginia Language

98.54% of Craig County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Craig County, Virginia Poverty

Craig County, Virginia Poverty by Race

9.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.02%

Male Poverty Rate

11.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Craig County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Craig County, Virginia is White, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Craig County, Virginia is White, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.76%.

Craig County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.36%
High School12.23%
Some College5.36%
Bachelors or Greater2.30%

Craig County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.26%
Female Employed6.84%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Craig County, Virginia Income

Craig County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,526$59,895
Families$81,463$81,537
Married Families$84,535$
Non Families$21,071$27,828

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Craig County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Craig County, 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 45To54.

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Craig County, Virginia Veterans

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by War

366

Number of Veterans

348

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam243
Korea53
First Gulf War45
World War II41
Second Gulf War25

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+153
65 to 74124
55 to 6464
35 to 5425
18 to 34

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Craig County, Virginia Employment Status

Craig County, Virginia Employment by Age

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Craig County, Virginia Employment by Race

Craig County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Craig County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Castle153150-3-1.96%
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