Dickenson County, Virginia Population 2019

Dickenson County, Virginia's estimated population is 14,782 with a growth rate of -1.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dickenson County, Virginia is the 100th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,782-258-1.72%
201615,040-166-1.09%
201515,206-142-0.93%
201415,348-183-1.18%
201315,531-181-1.15%
201215,712-70-0.44%
201115,782-71-0.45%
201015,853-1,767-10.03%
199017,620-2,186-11.04%
198019,8063,72923.19%
197016,077-4,134-20.45%
196020,211-3,182-13.60%
195023,3932,12710.00%
194021,2665,10331.57%
193016,1632,62119.35%
192013,5424,34347.21%
19109,1991,45218.74%
19007,7472,67052.59%
18905,0770.00%

Dickenson County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,915
Black or African American125
Two or More Races121
Some Other Race20

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

Dickenson County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dickenson County, Virginia Median Age

43.9


Total

43.4


Male

45.3


Female

Dickenson County, Virginia Adults

There are 12,109 adults, (3,046 of whom are seniors) in Dickenson County, Virginia.

Dickenson County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickenson County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,461

49.15%

Male

7,720

50.85%

Dickenson County, Virginia Households and Families

Dickenson County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dickenson County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
Male85.5%14.5%
All76%24%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Female63%37%

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dickenson County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0962.4276
Married3,1232.9585.6
Non Family1,9091.163.5
Female7333.1663
Male3313.3585.5

2.96

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dickenson County, Virginia Households

Dickenson County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,44213.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,37312.42%
High School Graduate4,13837.42%
Some College2,03118.37%
Associates Degree1,0419.41%
Bachelors Degree6265.66%
Graduate Degree4073.68%

Dickenson County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,8318,0901,009
Black95694
Hispanic6944
Multiple Races694620
Other Race2014

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 74.69%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.99%.

Dickenson County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,685$36,798$24,245
Less Than High School$21,875$30,625$17,206
High School Grad$25,585$30,268$21,268
Some College$31,212$40,714$23,936
Bachelors Degree$34,980$41,458$34,245
Graduate Degree$45,313$57,188$40,909

$30,685

Average Earnings

$36,798

Average Male

$24,245

Average Female

Dickenson County, Virginia Language

Dickenson County, Virginia Language by Age

Dickenson County, Virginia Language

99.09% of Dickenson County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.63% of the population.

Dickenson County, Virginia Poverty

Dickenson County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,4763,32822.99%
Hispanic1063331.13%
Multiple1091816.51%
Black45920.00%

23.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.11%

Male Poverty Rate

25.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickenson County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickenson County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 31.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickenson County, Virginia is Multiple, with 16.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.80%.

Dickenson County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.25%
High School21.51%
Some College19.00%
Bachelors or Greater2.58%

Dickenson County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed62.96%
Female Unemployed44.04%
Female Employed10.79%
Male Employed7.83%

Dickenson County, Virginia Income

Dickenson County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,916$50,273
Families$40,071$63,952
Married Families$46,587$
Non Families$15,217$19,089

Dickenson County, Virginia Marital Status

Dickenson County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickenson County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Dickenson 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 35To44.

Dickenson County, Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Dickenson County, Virginia Veterans

Dickenson County, Virginia Veterans by War

856

Number of Veterans

829

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam310
First Gulf War138
Second Gulf War112
Korea84
World War II25

Dickenson County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54286
65 to 74269
75+179
18 to 3470
55 to 6452

Dickenson County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8487.13%
2 or More811.43%

Dickenson County, Virginia Veterans by Education

20.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickenson County, Virginia Employment Status

Dickenson County, Virginia Employment by Age

39.1%

Labor Force Participation

36.7%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Dickenson County, Virginia Employment by Race

Dickenson County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dickenson County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clintwood14101302-108-7.66%
Haysi494474-20-4.05%
Clinchco336312-24-7.14%
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