Craig County, Virginia Population 2018

Craig County, Virginia's estimated population is 5,062 with a growth rate of -2.56% 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
20175,062-133-2.56%
20165,195551.07%
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
White5,097
Two or More Races80
Asian9
Black or African American8
Some Other Race1

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

Craig County, 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

Craig County, Virginia Median Age

47


Total

46.6


Male

47.9


Female

Craig County, Virginia Adults

There are 4,114 adults, (1,018 of which are seniors) in Craig County, Virginia.

Craig County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Craig County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

2,686

51.70%

Male

2,509

48.30%

Craig County, Virginia Households and Families

Craig County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Craig County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married84.9%15.1%
Female82.9%17.1%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family55.8%44.2%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Craig County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3142.2472.5
Married1,1063.1284.9
Non Family9911.1555.8
Female1812.6682.9
Male362.97100

3.04

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

3.4%

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 Grade2616.60%
9th to 12th Grade2506.32%
High School Graduate1,82546.17%
Some College77219.53%
Associates Degree3338.42%
Bachelors Degree3899.84%
Graduate Degree1233.11%

Craig County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9053,407512
Multiple Races3926
Asian99

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 13.11%.

Craig County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,375$41,149$25,223
Less Than High School$18,605$$
High School Grad$24,902$24,559$30,438
Some College$36,151$42,436$24,471
Bachelors Degree$50,875$87,042$21,308
Graduate Degree$56,510$$59,907

$30,375

Average Earnings

$41,149

Average Male

$25,223

Average Female

Craig County, Virginia Language

Craig County, Virginia Language by Age

Craig County, Virginia Language

98.96% of Craig County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.

Craig County, Virginia Poverty

Craig County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,09063112.40%
Multiple792734.18%
Asian99100.00%

12.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.43%

Male Poverty Rate

17.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Craig County, Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Craig County, Virginia is White, with 12.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.85%.

Craig County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School17.53%
Less Than High School16.05%
Some College8.05%
Bachelors or Greater3.52%

Craig County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.89%
Female Employed8.11%
Male Employed3.73%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Craig County, Virginia Income

Craig County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,500$51,062
Families$66,046$70,140
Married Families$75,872$
Non Families$19,844$24,910

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

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 55To64.

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Craig County, Virginia Veterans

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by War

461

Number of Veterans

461

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam245
Korea66
First Gulf War44
World War II34
Second Gulf War27

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+138
65 to 74135
35 to 5499
55 to 6489
18 to 34

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White45111.16%
2 or More1015.87%

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Craig County, Virginia Employment Status

Craig County, Virginia Employment by Age

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

5.6%

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