Floyd County, Virginia Population 2019

Floyd County, Virginia's estimated population is 15,785 with a growth rate of 0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Floyd County, Virginia is the 94th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201815,795100.06%
201715,7851100.70%
201615,6751270.82%
201515,548210.14%
201415,527440.28%
201315,483510.33%
201215,432330.21%
201115,399330.21%
201015,3663,36128.00%
199012,0054423.82%
198011,5631,78818.29%
19709,775-687-6.57%
196010,462-889-7.83%
195011,351-616-5.15%
194011,9672692.30%
193011,698-1,417-10.80%
192013,115-977-6.93%
191014,092-1,296-8.42%
190015,3889836.82%
189014,4051,1508.68%
188013,2553,43134.92%
18709,8241,58819.28%
18608,2361,77827.53%
18506,4582,00545.03%
18404,4530.00%

How Many People Live in Floyd County, Virginia?

15,785

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,94795.85%
Black or African American4022.58%
Two or More Races1591.02%
Some Other Race580.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.17%
Asian20.01%

Floyd County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Floyd County, Virginia Median Age

46


Total

43.5


Male

47.6


Female

Floyd County, Virginia Adults

There are 12,425 adults, (3,259 of whom are seniors) in Floyd County, Virginia.

Floyd County, Virginia Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Floyd County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,752

49.71%

Male

7,842

50.29%

Floyd County, Virginia Households and Families

Floyd County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Floyd County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All80.8%19.2%
Male78%22%
Non Family71.9%28.1%
Female53.9%46.1%

80.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4342.4180.8
Married3,7832.9389.3
Non Family1,9761.271.9
Female5343.0653.9
Male1413.0678

2.88

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Floyd County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8127.08%
9th to 12th Grade9858.59%
High School Graduate3,82333.35%
Some College2,56322.36%
Associates Degree1,0549.19%
Bachelors Degree1,38812.11%
Graduate Degree8387.31%

Floyd County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,7749,3072,120
Black30122282
Hispanic2704524
Multiple Races104104
Other Race58
Native American26

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 black people with a rate of 27.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,933$38,824$27,867
Less Than High School$18,242$19,605$16,829
High School Grad$31,288$34,260$22,791
Some College$36,862$50,455$29,500
Bachelors Degree$36,058$49,722$29,056
Graduate Degree$45,114$$46,364

$32,933

Average Earnings

$38,824

Average Male

$27,867

Average Female

Floyd County, Virginia Language

Floyd County, Virginia Language by Age

Floyd County, Virginia Language

97.68% of Floyd County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.82% of the population.

Floyd County, Virginia Poverty

Floyd County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,5261,61311.10%
Black39315238.68%
Hispanic4407717.50%
Other583458.62%
Native2626100.00%
Asian22100.00%

12.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.55%

Male Poverty Rate

12.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Floyd County, Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Floyd County, Virginia is White, with 11.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.07%
High School10.86%
Some College9.40%
Bachelors or Greater4.42%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.71%
Male Unemployed8.80%
Male Employed6.59%
Female Employed4.52%

Floyd County, Virginia Income

Floyd County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,396$59,999
Families$57,986$70,726
Married Families$64,135-
Non Families$25,230$33,380

Floyd County, Virginia Marital Status

Floyd County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Floyd County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Floyd County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Floyd County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans

1,076

Number of Veterans

1,017

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam522
First Gulf War181
Second Gulf War92
Korea86
World War II62

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0739.04%
Hispanic62.10%
Black30.91%

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans by Education

9.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Floyd County, Virginia Employment Status

59.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Floyd County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

71.34%

Born in Virginia

97.27%

Native Born

2.73%

Foreign Born

1.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.27% of Floyd County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 71.34% having been born in Virginia. 1.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Floyd 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