Louisa County, Virginia Population 2018

Louisa County, Virginia's estimated population is 35,860 with a growth rate of 4.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Louisa County, Virginia is the 49th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,8601,5104.40%
201634,350-926-2.63%
201635,2766581.90%
201534,6182990.87%
201434,3193260.96%
201333,9934941.47%
201233,499380.11%
201133,4611510.45%
201033,31012,98563.89%
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
White26,952
Black or African American5,426
Two or More Races988
Some Other Race668
Asian193
American Indian and Alaska Native123

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

Louisa County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Louisa County, Virginia Median Age

44


Total

43.3


Male

44.6


Female

Louisa County, Virginia Adults

There are 27,171 adults, (5,943 of which are seniors) in Louisa County, Virginia.

Louisa County, Virginia Age Dependency

61.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Louisa County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

17,476

50.88%

Male

16,874

49.12%

Louisa County, Virginia Households and Families

Louisa County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Louisa County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All78.3%21.7%
Non Family70.7%29.3%
Male67.9%32.1%
Female45.3%54.7%

78.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Louisa County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,1462.678.3
Married7,5463.0688.4
Non Family3,6871.2970.7
Female1,2863.3245.3
Male6273.367.9

3.02

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Louisa County, Virginia Households

Louisa County, Virginia Education

Louisa County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5476.26%
9th to 12th Grade2,49410.10%
High School Graduate8,86935.90%
Some College4,66618.89%
Associates Degree1,7106.92%
Bachelors Degree3,32913.48%
Graduate Degree2,0878.45%

Louisa County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,65917,1405,004
Black3,9282,792247
Hispanic50030071
Multiple Races35231248
Other Race3461058
Asian1419660
Native American9758

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 88.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 42.55%.

Louisa County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,651$40,915$28,193
Less Than High School$21,966$27,100$15,736
High School Grad$31,058$37,408$25,241
Some College$34,375$42,244$25,815
Bachelors Degree$46,323$50,938$41,450
Graduate Degree$52,489$74,655$51,023

$35,651

Average Earnings

$40,915

Average Male

$28,193

Average Female

Louisa County, Virginia Language

Louisa County, Virginia Language by Age

Louisa County, Virginia Language

95.04% of Louisa County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.73% of the population.

Louisa County, Virginia Poverty

Louisa County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,4352,91511.03%
Black5,39686416.01%
Hispanic87225329.01%
Other66321031.67%
Multiple986363.65%
Native1231814.63%

11.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.48%

Male Poverty Rate

13.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Louisa County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Louisa County, Virginia is Other, with 31.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Louisa County, Virginia is Multiple, with 3.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.12%.

Louisa County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.49%
High School11.16%
Some College8.03%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%

Louisa County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.60%
Female Unemployed19.62%
Female Employed6.45%
Male Employed3.90%

Louisa County, Virginia Income

Louisa County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,662$72,523
Families$67,543$83,834
Married Families$75,579$
Non Families$31,164$39,225

Louisa County, Virginia Marital Status

Louisa County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Louisa County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans by War

3,045

Number of Veterans

2,824

Male Veterans

221

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,352
First Gulf War484
Second Gulf War280
Korea279
World War II120

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,015
35 to 54652
75+622
55 to 64579
18 to 34177

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,55711.83%
Black4099.26%
Hispanic6411.21%
2 or More346.43%
Other308.13%
Asian159.80%

Louisa County, Virginia Veterans by Education

5.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Louisa County, Virginia Employment Status

Louisa County, Virginia Employment by Age

62%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Louisa County, Virginia Employment by Race

Louisa County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Louisa County, Virginia

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