Giles County, Virginia Population 2018

Giles County, Virginia's estimated population is 16,837 with a growth rate of -0.20% 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
201716,837-34-0.20%
201616,871-16-0.09%
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
White16,306
Black or African American421
Asian59
Two or More Races45
American Indian and Alaska Native28
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8
Some Other Race4

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

Giles 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

Giles County, Virginia Median Age

43.6


Total

42.6


Male

44.6


Female

Giles County, Virginia Adults

There are 13,328 adults, (3,357 of which are seniors) in Giles County, Virginia.

Giles County, Virginia Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Giles County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

8,638

51.20%

Male

8,233

48.80%

Giles County, Virginia Households and Families

Giles County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Giles County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All75%25%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Female63.6%36.4%
Male63.3%36.7%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Giles County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2902.375
Married3,5622.9586.3
Non Family2,3921.264.5
Female8672.4263.6
Male4692.6763.3

2.75

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

6.5%

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 Grade8236.83%
9th to 12th Grade9668.02%
High School Graduate4,73139.26%
Some College2,60821.64%
Associates Degree1,0128.40%
Bachelors Degree1,1339.40%
Graduate Degree7786.46%

Giles County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,6029,8861,809
Black25519060
Hispanic1091095
Asian494134
Multiple Races2828
Native American55
Islander333

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$32,331$40,273$28,292
Less Than High School$31,470$31,310$31,830
High School Grad$27,601$30,330$25,519
Some College$34,596$50,688$27,438
Bachelors Degree$41,362$40,448$42,182
Graduate Degree$51,688$69,375$22,434

$32,331

Average Earnings

$40,273

Average Male

$28,292

Average Female

Giles County, Virginia Language

Giles County, Virginia Language by Age

Giles County, Virginia Language

95.60% of Giles County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.02% of the population.

Giles County, Virginia Poverty

Giles County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,8651,69810.70%
Hispanic25518170.98%
Black407358.60%
Multiple452862.22%
Asian522038.46%
Islander88100.00%

11.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.75%

Male Poverty Rate

11.90%

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 Black, with 8.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.69%.

Giles County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.24%
High School14.02%
Some College8.69%
Bachelors or Greater1.20%

Giles County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.92%
Female Unemployed25.81%
Male Employed6.25%
Female Employed6.24%

Giles County, Virginia Income

Giles County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,675$58,896
Families$55,238$69,766
Married Families$65,625$
Non Families$25,631$34,660

Giles County, Virginia Marital Status

Giles County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

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

Giles County, Virginia Veterans

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by War

1,181

Number of Veterans

1,098

Male Veterans

83

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam422
Korea137
First Gulf War130
Second Gulf War116
World War II64

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74408
75+320
35 to 54234
55 to 64159
18 to 3460

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1558.94%
Black268.72%

Giles County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Giles County, Virginia Employment Status

Giles County, Virginia Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

4.7%

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