Henry County, Virginia Population 2019

Henry County, Virginia's estimated population is 51,227 with a growth rate of -0.73% 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
201751,227-377-0.73%
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
White37,387
Black or African American11,498
Some Other Race1,597
Two or More Races1,065
Asian339
American Indian and Alaska Native70

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

Henry County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

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

Henry County, Virginia Median Age

46.8


Total

45


Male

48.1


Female

Henry County, Virginia Adults

There are 41,720 adults, (11,691 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Virginia.

Henry County, Virginia Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

26,918

51.81%

Male

25,038

48.19%

Henry County, Virginia Households and Families

Henry County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Henry County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All73.2%26.8%
Male66.5%33.5%
Non Family63%37%
Female62.3%37.7%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,1612.3173.2
Married10,6372.8984.2
Non Family7,3761.1263
Female3,2433.0462.3
Male9052.6866.5

2.84

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

5%

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 Grade2,7777.31%
9th to 12th Grade4,88612.86%
High School Graduate12,90733.96%
Some College8,33921.94%
Associates Degree4,24211.16%
Bachelors Degree3,0458.01%
Graduate Degree1,8074.75%

Henry County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,85822,7994,085
Black8,2326,413642
Hispanic1,22256964
Other Race65132332
Multiple Races5273749
Asian23121852
Native American62

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.37%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 22.51%.

Henry County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,319$32,746$22,462
Less Than High School$22,707$26,017$16,898
High School Grad$22,527$25,954$20,300
Some College$29,020$35,325$21,210
Bachelors Degree$42,353$49,005$39,239
Graduate Degree$56,684$66,071$45,256

$28,319

Average Earnings

$32,746

Average Male

$22,462

Average Female

Henry County, Virginia Language

Henry County, Virginia Language by Age

Henry County, Virginia Language

94.35% of Henry County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.70% of the population.

Henry County, Virginia Poverty

Henry County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,1365,72015.83%
Black11,2812,41121.37%
Hispanic2,6771,27847.74%
Other1,59795759.92%
Multiple1,04834032.44%
Native624674.19%
Asian334288.38%

19.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.98%

Male Poverty Rate

21.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Virginia is Native, with 74.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Virginia is Asian, with 8.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Henry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.95%
High School16.56%
Some College13.15%
Bachelors or Greater3.34%

Henry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.33%
Male Unemployed22.83%
Female Employed8.39%
Male Employed7.07%

Henry County, Virginia Income

Henry County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,779$49,275
Families$45,195$55,539
Married Families$51,189$
Non Families$21,632$33,520

Henry County, Virginia Marital Status

Henry County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

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


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

Henry County, Virginia Veterans

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by War

4,149

Number of Veterans

3,693

Male Veterans

456

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,507
Second Gulf War562
First Gulf War558
Korea447
World War II193

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,216
75+962
55 to 64848
35 to 54768
18 to 34355

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,10010.04%
Black97510.67%
Asian3816.45%
2 or More365.19%

Henry County, Virginia Veterans by Education

7.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Virginia Employment Status

Henry County, Virginia Employment by Age

52.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

8.7%

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