Giles County, Virginia Population 2018

Giles County, Virginia's estimated population is 16,837 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Giles County, Virginia is the 88th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,867300.18%
201716,837-50-0.30%
201616,8871140.68%
201516,773-78-0.46%
201416,851-135-0.79%
201316,986-31-0.18%
201217,017-132-0.77%
201117,149-167-0.96%
201017,3169505.80%
199016,366-1,444-8.11%
198017,8101,0696.39%
197016,741-478-2.78%
196017,219-1,737-9.16%
195018,9564,32129.53%
194014,6351,83114.30%
193012,8049037.59%
192011,9012782.39%
191011,6238307.69%
190010,7931,70318.73%
18909,0902963.37%
18808,7942,91949.69%
18705,875-1,008-14.64%
18606,8833134.76%
18506,5701,26323.80%
18405,307330.63%
18305,27475316.66%
18204,52177620.72%
18103,7450.00%

Giles County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,304
Black or African American402
Two or More Races84
Asian34
American Indian and Alaska Native32
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9
Some Other Race2

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

Giles County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600700 Male Population100200300400500600700 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Giles County, Virginia Median Age

44.4


Total

42.9


Male

45.3


Female

Giles County, Virginia Adults

There are 13,423 adults, (3,478 of whom are seniors) in Giles County, Virginia.

Giles County, Virginia Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Giles County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

8,594

50.95%

Male

8,273

49.05%

Giles County, Virginia Households and Families

Giles County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Giles County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All74.8%25.2%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Male63.2%36.8%
Female61.9%38.1%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Giles County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0882.3674.8
Married3,4733.0286.7
Non Family2,4421.2363.7
Female7542.5861.9
Male4193.0763.2

2.87

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Giles County, Virginia Households

Giles County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6645.46%
9th to 12th Grade9227.58%
High School Graduate4,62738.03%
Some College2,82723.23%
Associates Degree1,0568.68%
Bachelors Degree1,21910.02%
Graduate Degree8537.01%

Giles County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,63310,1251,973
Black27622054
Hispanic1401182
Multiple Races717114
Asian343424
Native American99
Islander555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Giles County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,881$37,481$29,337
Less Than High School$21,433$$21,494
High School Grad$29,254$32,031$26,660
Some College$33,953$47,926$28,026
Bachelors Degree$42,000$40,163$42,946
Graduate Degree$52,283$58,839$36,250

$32,881

Average Earnings

$37,481

Average Male

$29,337

Average Female

Giles County, Virginia Language

Giles County, Virginia Language by Age

Giles County, Virginia Language

97.77% of Giles County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Giles County, Virginia Poverty

Giles County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,8411,62010.23%
Hispanic27114152.03%
Multiple845767.86%
Black3804612.11%
Islander99100.00%

11.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.41%

Male Poverty Rate

10.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Giles County, Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Giles County, Virginia is White, with 10.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.53%.

Giles County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.04%
High School13.57%
Some College8.06%
Bachelors or Greater1.01%

Giles County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.39%
Female Unemployed19.21%
Male Employed5.52%
Female Employed4.41%

Giles County, Virginia Income

Giles County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,734$58,725
Families$57,483$68,672
Married Families$65,728$
Non Families$27,033$38,012

Giles County, Virginia Marital Status

Giles County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Giles County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Giles County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Giles County, Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Giles County, Virginia Veterans

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by War

1,132

Number of Veterans

1,019

Male Veterans

113

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam400
First Gulf War171
Second Gulf War152
Korea110
World War II33

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74339
35 to 54310
75+267
55 to 64178
18 to 3438

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1058.53%
Black278.01%

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Giles County, Virginia Employment Status

Giles County, Virginia Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Giles County, Virginia Employment by Race

Giles County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Giles County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Pearisburg27902699-91-3.26%
Narrows20141971-43-2.14%
Pembroke11181091-27-2.42%
Rich Creek767754-13-1.69%
Glen Lyn121118-3-2.48%
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