Isle of Wight County, Virginia Population 2018

Isle of Wight County, Virginia's estimated population is 36,552 with a growth rate of 1.46% 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
201736,5525251.46%
201636,027-297-0.82%
201636,3241530.42%
201536,1712970.83%
201435,8743450.97%
201335,5291900.54%
201235,339500.14%
201135,289-24-0.07%
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%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,162
Black or African American8,055
Two or More Races1,238
Asian318
Some Other Race185
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Median Age

44.4


Total

43.3


Male

46


Female

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Adults

There are 28,353 adults, (6,197 of which are seniors) in Isle of Wight County, Virginia.

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

18,427

51.15%

Male

17,600

48.85%

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
Married88.8%11.2%
All78.1%21.9%
Male71.7%28.3%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female53.3%46.7%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,9022.5778.1
Married8,1503.0488.8
Non Family3,7871.2364.9
Female1,3653.2953.3
Male6002.9571.7

3

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Households

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Education

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3075.10%
9th to 12th Grade2,1188.27%
High School Graduate6,98727.27%
Some College5,93923.18%
Associates Degree2,2608.82%
Bachelors Degree4,31416.84%
Graduate Degree2,69910.53%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,66616,8185,775
Black5,8774,469879
Hispanic471347109
Multiple Races368338143
Asian231190103
Other Race12468
Native American49494
Islander1313

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 44.59%.

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,976$51,233$32,400
Less Than High School$26,923$32,721$18,009
High School Grad$33,113$42,066$22,889
Some College$41,159$50,637$31,476
Bachelors Degree$51,880$66,202$41,582
Graduate Degree$67,007$86,776$50,492

$41,976

Average Earnings

$51,233

Average Male

$32,400

Average Female

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Language

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Language by Age

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Language

96.19% of Isle of Wight County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Poverty

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,2501,9847.86%
Black7,9441,35817.09%
Multiple1,23631025.08%
Hispanic94526227.72%
Other18521.08%
Asian31810.31%

10.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.82%

Male Poverty Rate

12.03%

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 Hispanic, with 27.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Isle of Wight County, Virginia is Asian, with 0.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.36%.

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.66%
High School9.68%
Some College8.46%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.88%
Male Unemployed27.45%
Female Employed5.70%
Male Employed3.41%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Income

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,835$81,135
Families$81,119$92,436
Married Families$93,920$
Non Families$40,582$46,240

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Marital Status

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

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

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans by War

3,658

Number of Veterans

3,276

Male Veterans

382

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,283
First Gulf War1,108
Second Gulf War959
Korea196
World War II49

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,120
55 to 64869
65 to 74788
75+518
18 to 34363

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,76213.40%
Black77711.93%
Hispanic9515.50%
2 or More6012.55%
Other5029.94%
Indian918.37%

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Veterans by Education

7.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Employment Status

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Employment by Age

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Employment by Race

Isle of Wight County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Isle of Wight County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Smithfield809384353424.23%
Windsor26162683672.56%
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