Louisa County, Virginia Population 2019

Louisa County, Virginia's estimated population is 35,885 with a growth rate of 1.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Louisa County, Virginia is the 48th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201836,7788932.49%
201735,8855791.64%
201635,3066912.00%
201534,6153010.88%
201434,3143260.96%
201333,9884951.48%
201233,493320.10%
201133,4611520.46%
201033,30912,98463.88%
199020,3252,50014.03%
198017,8253,82127.29%
197014,0041,0458.06%
196012,9591331.04%
195012,826-839-6.14%
194013,665-644-4.50%
193014,309-2,780-16.27%
192017,0895113.08%
191016,578610.37%
190016,517-480-2.82%
189016,997-1,945-10.27%
188018,9422,61015.98%
187016,332-369-2.21%
186016,701100.06%
185016,6911,2588.15%
184015,433-718-4.45%
183016,1512,40517.50%
182013,7461,84615.51%
181011,90080.07%
180011,8923,42540.45%
17908,4670.00%

Louisa County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,345
Black or African American5,298
Two or More Races1,149
Some Other Race694
Asian202
American Indian and Alaska Native125

Louisa County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Louisa County, Virginia Median Age

44.5


Total

43.6


Male

45


Female

Louisa County, Virginia Adults

There are 27,596 adults, (6,332 of whom are seniors) in Louisa County, Virginia.

Louisa County, Virginia Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Louisa County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

17,806

51.15%

Male

17,007

48.85%

Louisa County, Virginia Households and Families

Louisa County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Louisa County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All79.7%20.3%
Non Family71.5%28.5%
Male67.3%32.7%
Female47.5%52.5%

79.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,4512.5879.7
Married7,7113.0290.1
Non Family3,8981.3271.5
Female1,2613.447.5
Male5813.4267.3

3

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Louisa County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5386.12%
9th to 12th Grade2,3359.29%
High School Graduate8,80535.03%
Some College4,94619.68%
Associates Degree1,6696.64%
Bachelors Degree3,53714.07%
Graduate Degree2,3069.17%

Louisa County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,98217,5555,253
Black3,9552,853374
Hispanic528382100
Multiple Races40335065
Other Race35916326
Asian1359867
Native American9558

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,390$42,635$28,340
Less Than High School$22,054$30,389$15,771
High School Grad$32,802$40,082$25,917
Some College$32,633$43,780$25,369
Bachelors Degree$46,969$52,523$41,109
Graduate Degree$55,129$82,868$51,205

$36,390

Average Earnings

$42,635

Average Male

$28,340

Average Female

Louisa County, Virginia Language

Louisa County, Virginia Language by Age

Louisa County, Virginia Language

95.36% of Louisa County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.07% of the population.

Louisa County, Virginia Poverty

Louisa County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,6822,86710.75%
Black5,28183615.83%
Hispanic91520622.51%
Other69317525.25%
Multiple1,14712911.25%
Native1251915.20%

11.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.71%

Male Poverty Rate

13.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Louisa County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Louisa County, Virginia is Other, with 25.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Louisa County, Virginia is White, with 10.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.14%
High School12.31%
Some College9.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.52%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.54%
Female Unemployed19.87%
Female Employed7.34%
Male Employed3.68%

Louisa County, Virginia Income

Louisa County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,946$75,541
Families$70,005$87,957
Married Families$78,993-
Non Families$31,307$41,010

Louisa County, Virginia Marital Status

Louisa County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Louisa County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Louisa County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Louisa County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans

3,286

Number of Veterans

3,060

Male Veterans

226

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,515
First Gulf War647
Second Gulf War358
Korea244
World War II112

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,73412.46%
Black47110.61%
Hispanic8914.98%
2 or More549.51%
Other204.73%
Asian75.19%

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Louisa County, Virginia Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Louisa County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Louisa15551650956.11%
Mineral467492255.35%
  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