Isle of Wight County, Virginia Population 2019

Isle of Wight County, Virginia's estimated population is 36,571 with a growth rate of 0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Isle of Wight County, Virginia is the 47th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201836,9533821.04%
201736,5712520.69%
201636,3191640.45%
201536,1552950.82%
201435,8603390.95%
201335,5211840.52%
201235,337490.14%
201135,288-25-0.07%
201035,31310,26040.95%
199025,0533,45015.97%
198021,6033,31818.15%
197018,2851,1216.53%
196017,1642,25815.15%
195014,9061,52511.40%
194013,381-28-0.21%
193013,409-1,024-7.09%
192014,433-496-3.32%
191014,9291,82713.94%
190013,1021,78915.81%
189011,3137417.01%
188010,5722,25227.07%
18708,320-1,657-16.61%
18609,9776246.67%
18509,353-619-6.21%
18409,972-545-5.18%
183010,5173783.73%
182010,13995310.37%
18109,186-156-1.67%
18009,3423143.48%
17909,0280.00%

How Many People Live in Isle of Wight County, Virginia?

36,571

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,17572.53%
Black or African American8,04222.28%
Two or More Races1,2123.36%
Asian3060.85%
Some Other Race2290.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native1070.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.05%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Median Age

44.4


Total

43.2


Male

45.9


Female

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Adults

There are 28,477 adults, (6,276 of whom are seniors) in Isle of Wight County, Virginia.

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

18,439

51.09%

Male

17,651

48.91%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Households and Families

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
All77.3%22.7%
Male72.5%27.5%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Female52.3%47.7%

77.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,1572.5377.3
Married8,0503.0488.3
Non Family3,9531.2165.3
Female1,5463.0752.3
Male6082.9572.5

2.96

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1744.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,0347.89%
High School Graduate7,19127.90%
Some College6,02723.38%
Associates Degree2,4129.36%
Bachelors Degree4,16216.15%
Graduate Degree2,77310.76%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,71517,0275,574
Black5,8664,510912
Hispanic53338490
Multiple Races345309151
Asian267267190
Other Race15784
Native American838311
Islander19197

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 asian people with a rate of 71.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,500$52,338$31,999
Less Than High School$27,598$35,938$17,938
High School Grad$35,141$43,847$21,625
Some College$42,334$51,828$30,294
Bachelors Degree$52,723$67,139$46,532
Graduate Degree$63,769$89,628$50,291

$43,500

Average Earnings

$52,338

Average Male

$31,999

Average Female

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Language

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Language by Age

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Language

96.65% of Isle of Wight County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.59% of the population.

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Poverty

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,2861,9687.78%
Black7,9451,21615.31%
Multiple1,21230725.33%
Hispanic1,01319519.25%
Asian306227.19%

10.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.22%

Male Poverty Rate

11.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Isle of Wight County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Isle of Wight County, Virginia is Multiple, with 25.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Isle of Wight County, Virginia is Asian, with 7.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.75%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.91%
High School9.59%
Some College7.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.92%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.78%
Male Unemployed31.09%
Female Employed5.71%
Male Employed3.50%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Income

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,767$82,906
Families$82,362$95,821
Married Families$97,259-
Non Families$36,088$44,936

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Marital Status

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans

3,613

Number of Veterans

3,226

Male Veterans

387

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,211
First Gulf War1,197
Second Gulf War1,056
Korea213
World War II73

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,78913.54%
Black67210.30%
Hispanic10315.28%
Other6630.99%
2 or More6012.82%
Indian1919.00%
Hawaiian736.84%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans by Education

7.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.05%

Born in Virginia

98.18%

Native Born

1.82%

Foreign Born

0.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.18% of Isle of Wight County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 66.05% having been born in Virginia. 0.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Isle of Wight County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Smithfield809384353424.23%
Windsor26162683672.56%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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