Lancaster County, Virginia Population 2019

Lancaster County, Virginia's estimated population is 10,788 with a growth rate of 0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lancaster County, Virginia is the 114th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,788100.09%
201610,778-58-0.54%
201510,836-38-0.35%
201410,874-92-0.84%
201310,966-159-1.43%
201211,125-151-1.34%
201111,276-86-0.76%
201011,3624664.28%
199010,8967677.57%
198010,1291,00310.99%
19709,126-48-0.52%
19609,1745346.18%
19508,640-146-1.66%
19408,786-110-1.24%
19308,896-861-8.82%
19209,75750.05%
19109,7528038.97%
19008,9491,75824.45%
18907,1911,03116.74%
18806,16080515.03%
18705,3552043.96%
18605,1514439.41%
18504,708801.73%
18404,628-173-3.60%
18304,801-716-12.98%
18205,517-75-1.34%
18105,5922174.04%
18005,375-263-4.66%
17905,6380.00%

Lancaster County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,589
Black or African American3,040
Two or More Races130
Asian89

Lancaster County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Lancaster County, Virginia Median Age

56.3


Total

55.5


Male

57.3


Female

Lancaster County, Virginia Adults

There are 9,173 adults, (3,755 of whom are seniors) in Lancaster County, Virginia.

Lancaster County, Virginia Age Dependency

100.2

Age Dependency Ratio

69.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lancaster County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

5,835

53.79%

Male

5,013

46.21%

Lancaster County, Virginia Households and Families

Lancaster County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lancaster County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All73.2%26.8%
Female72.8%27.2%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Male54%46%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0812.1173.2
Married2,4192.687.9
Non Family2,0301.1457.4
Female4563.672.8
Male1762.8454

2.72

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lancaster County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3183.71%
9th to 12th Grade5326.20%
High School Graduate2,64330.80%
Some College1,79020.86%
Associates Degree5636.56%
Bachelors Degree1,32515.44%
Graduate Degree1,41116.44%

Lancaster County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,2905,8512,403
Black2,0861,696241
Hispanic1049865
Asian897418
Multiple Races13139

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 69.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,409$34,915$26,729
Less Than High School$24,563$27,102$11,310
High School Grad$25,304$26,384$23,622
Some College$29,632$47,739$25,539
Bachelors Degree$38,571$36,875$42,788
Graduate Degree$54,236$100,699$33,558

$30,409

Average Earnings

$34,915

Average Male

$26,729

Average Female

Lancaster County, Virginia Language

Lancaster County, Virginia Language by Age

Lancaster County, Virginia Language

95.72% of Lancaster County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 1.62% of the population.

Lancaster County, Virginia Poverty

Lancaster County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,3437109.67%
Black3,00741713.87%
Hispanic1884222.34%
Asian8955.62%
Multiple13043.08%

10.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.41%

Male Poverty Rate

13.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lancaster County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lancaster County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 22.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lancaster County, Virginia is Multiple, with 3.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.70%
High School14.97%
Some College5.42%
Bachelors or Greater5.20%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed9.40%
Male Employed6.42%
Female Employed6.40%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lancaster County, Virginia Income

Lancaster County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,495$70,856
Families$67,426$86,933
Married Families$78,594$
Non Families$25,161$45,859

Lancaster County, Virginia Marital Status

Lancaster County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lancaster County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Lancaster 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 55-64.

Lancaster County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Lancaster County, Virginia Veterans

1,217

Number of Veterans

1,143

Male Veterans

74

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam494
World War II145
First Gulf War132
Korea110
Second Gulf War26

Lancaster County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,03015.30%
Black1877.99%

Lancaster County, Virginia Veterans by Education

1.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lancaster County, Virginia Employment Status

48.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.5%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Lancaster County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kilmarnock 14851438-47-3.16%
Irvington432415-17-3.94%
White Stone356342-14-3.93%
  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