Henry County, Virginia Population 2018

Henry County, Virginia's estimated population is 51,227 with a growth rate of -1.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Virginia is the 37th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201751,227-982-1.88%
201652,2096051.17%
201651,604-332-0.64%
201551,936-317-0.61%
201452,253-508-0.96%
201352,761-358-0.67%
201253,119-434-0.81%
201153,553-583-1.08%
201054,136-2,806-4.93%
199056,942-712-1.23%
198057,6546,75313.27%
197050,90110,56626.20%
196040,3359,11629.20%
195031,2194,73817.89%
194026,4816,39331.82%
193020,088-150-0.74%
192020,2381,7799.64%
191018,459-806-4.18%
190019,2651,0575.81%
189018,2082,19913.74%
188016,0093,70630.12%
187012,3031981.64%
186012,1053,23336.44%
18508,8721,53720.95%
18407,3352353.31%
18307,1001,47626.24%
18205,624130.23%
18105,6113526.69%
18005,259-3,220-37.98%
17908,4790.00%

Henry County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,817
Black or African American11,641
Some Other Race1,437
Two or More Races985
Asian297
American Indian and Alaska Native32

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

Henry 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

Henry County, Virginia Median Age

46.2


Total

44.5


Male

47.6


Female

Henry County, Virginia Adults

There are 41,715 adults, (11,329 of which are seniors) in Henry County, Virginia.

Henry County, Virginia Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

27,115

51.94%

Male

25,094

48.06%

Henry County, Virginia Households and Families

Henry County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All73.4%26.6%
Non Family65.4%34.6%
Male60.4%39.6%
Female58.7%41.3%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,1362.3373.4
Married10,4502.9384.9
Non Family7,5061.1165.4
Female3,2273.1658.7
Male9532.5260.4

2.88

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Virginia Households

Henry County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7127.15%
9th to 12th Grade5,17313.65%
High School Graduate12,67433.43%
Some College8,75523.09%
Associates Degree4,21311.11%
Bachelors Degree2,8287.46%
Graduate Degree1,5554.10%

Henry County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,90222,4313,652
Black8,2316,462606
Hispanic1,14461747
Other Race61134923
Multiple Races41831212
Asian20819766
Native American25

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.73%.

Henry County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,532$31,926$23,240
Less Than High School$19,739$24,744$15,625
High School Grad$23,271$26,335$20,523
Some College$27,415$33,642$22,072
Bachelors Degree$41,310$47,043$38,167
Graduate Degree$58,750$69,375$46,375

$27,532

Average Earnings

$31,926

Average Male

$23,240

Average Female

Henry County, Virginia Language

Henry County, Virginia Language by Age

Henry County, Virginia Language

94.46% of Henry County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.59% of the population.

Henry County, Virginia Poverty

Henry County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,4215,58215.33%
Black11,4472,35720.59%
Hispanic2,6741,47555.16%
Other1,43781856.92%
Multiple93743946.85%
Asian2933411.60%
Native251352.00%

18.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.34%

Male Poverty Rate

21.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Virginia is Other, with 56.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Virginia is Asian, with 11.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.02%.

Henry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.26%
High School14.66%
Some College13.07%
Bachelors or Greater3.01%

Henry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.24%
Male Unemployed17.08%
Female Employed8.34%
Male Employed7.01%

Henry County, Virginia Income

Henry County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,992$47,824
Families$43,980$54,598
Married Families$50,807$
Non Families$20,586$31,497

Henry County, Virginia Marital Status

Henry County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Henry 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.

Henry County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Virginia Veterans

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by War

4,185

Number of Veterans

3,780

Male Veterans

405

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,509
First Gulf War564
Second Gulf War430
Korea370
World War II288

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,268
75+927
55 to 64852
35 to 54847
18 to 34291

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,21710.34%
Black92110.03%
2 or More306.37%
Asian178.17%

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by Education

9.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Virginia Employment Status

Henry County, Virginia Employment by Age

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Henry County, Virginia Employment by Race

Henry County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Henry County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ridgeway738697-41-5.56%
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