Floyd County, Virginia Population 2018

Floyd County, Virginia's estimated population is 15,755 with a growth rate of 1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Floyd County, Virginia is the 93rd largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,7551681.08%
201615,587-71-0.45%
201615,6581110.71%
201515,547210.14%
201415,526440.28%
201315,482510.33%
201215,431320.21%
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%

Floyd County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,926
Black or African American356
Two or More Races177
American Indian and Alaska Native76
Some Other Race50
Asian2

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

Floyd County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Floyd County, Virginia Median Age

45.8


Total

45.1


Male

46.4


Female

Floyd County, Virginia Adults

There are 12,376 adults, (3,180 of which are seniors) in Floyd County, Virginia.

Floyd County, Virginia Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Floyd County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,905

50.72%

Male

7,682

49.28%

Floyd County, Virginia Households and Families

Floyd County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Floyd County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
Male79%21%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female53.8%46.2%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Floyd County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,3032.4677.8
Married3,6873.0387
Non Family1,9911.266.9
Female5203.0653.8
Male1053.1379

2.96

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Floyd County, Virginia Households

Floyd County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8967.85%
9th to 12th Grade9918.68%
High School Graduate4,03535.35%
Some College2,47621.69%
Associates Degree9938.70%
Bachelors Degree1,23410.81%
Graduate Degree7886.90%

Floyd County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,7439,2111,934
Black26816544
Hispanic2614915
Multiple Races9191
Native American763629
Other Race50

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 38.16%.

Floyd County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,644$37,748$24,221
Less Than High School$16,722$17,740$16,583
High School Grad$31,693$35,828$21,292
Some College$33,542$44,397$24,149
Bachelors Degree$29,155$49,712$24,327
Graduate Degree$46,490$$46,442

$31,644

Average Earnings

$37,748

Average Male

$24,221

Average Female

Floyd County, Virginia Language

Floyd County, Virginia Language by Age

Floyd County, Virginia Language

98.05% of Floyd County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

Floyd County, Virginia Poverty

Floyd County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,5281,48910.25%
Black34619857.23%
Hispanic42310524.82%
Native764761.84%
Other502550.00%
Asian22100.00%

11.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.69%

Male Poverty Rate

12.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Floyd County, Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Floyd County, Virginia is White, with 10.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.56%.

Floyd County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.16%
High School12.38%
Some College8.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.28%

Floyd County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.29%
Male Unemployed13.54%
Male Employed5.67%
Female Employed5.28%

Floyd County, Virginia Income

Floyd County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,288$57,921
Families$57,019$67,998
Married Families$61,841$
Non Families$23,064$33,321

Floyd County, Virginia Marital Status

Floyd County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.4%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Floyd County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans by War

1,290

Number of Veterans

1,234

Male Veterans

56

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam584
First Gulf War186
Second Gulf War106
World War II94
Korea75

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74443
55 to 64320
75+277
35 to 54208
18 to 3442

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,25810.62%
Black3211.07%
Hispanic51.80%

Floyd County, Virginia Veterans by Education

10.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Floyd County, Virginia Employment Status

Floyd County, Virginia Employment by Age

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Floyd County, Virginia Employment by Race

Floyd County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Floyd County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Floyd428442143.27%
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