Mecklenburg County, Virginia Population 2018

Mecklenburg County, Virginia's estimated population is 30,686 with a growth rate of -0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mecklenburg County, Virginia is the 56th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201730,9592730.89%
201730,686-100-0.32%
201630,786-165-0.53%
201530,951-171-0.55%
201431,122-127-0.41%
201331,249-443-1.40%
201231,692-875-2.69%
201132,567-150-0.46%
201032,7173,47611.89%
199029,241-203-0.69%
198029,444180.06%
197029,426-2,002-6.37%
196031,428-2,069-6.18%
195033,4971,5644.90%
194031,933-689-2.11%
193032,6221,4144.53%
192031,2082,2527.78%
191028,9562,4059.06%
190026,5511,1924.70%
189025,3597493.04%
188024,6103,29215.44%
187021,3181,2226.08%
186020,096-534-2.59%
185020,630-94-0.45%
184020,7242471.21%
183020,4776913.49%
182019,7861,3337.22%
181018,4531,4458.50%
180017,0082,27515.44%
179014,7330.00%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,103
Black or African American11,053
Two or More Races437
Some Other Race254
American Indian and Alaska Native81
Asian21
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Median Age

47.9


Total

45.8


Male

49.9


Female

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Adults

There are 25,084 adults, (7,483 of whom are seniors) in Mecklenburg County, Virginia.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Age Dependency

75.9

Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

16,015

51.73%

Male

14,944

48.27%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Households and Families

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family67.5%32.5%
Male67.5%32.5%
Female44.8%55.2%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,7852.5472.2
Married5,3523.0984.6
Non Family4,3021.1867.5
Female1,6354.0844.8
Male4963.467.5

3.26

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Households

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7757.79%
9th to 12th Grade2,42510.65%
High School Graduate7,58333.30%
Some College5,09022.35%
Associates Degree1,7477.67%
Bachelors Degree2,72711.97%
Graduate Degree1,4286.27%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,45612,4303,118
Black7,7745,654987
Hispanic38935036
Other Race116835
Multiple Races938214
Native American6060
Asian1392
Islander1010

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 21.57%.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,756$35,498$26,425
Less Than High School$20,761$28,837$10,179
High School Grad$25,775$31,420$21,380
Some College$30,672$35,957$27,895
Bachelors Degree$38,044$45,719$34,934
Graduate Degree$45,061$53,587$44,145

$29,756

Average Earnings

$35,498

Average Male

$26,425

Average Female

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Language

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Language by Age

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Language

97.88% of Mecklenburg County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,2372,39113.11%
Black10,4032,30522.16%
Multiple43717339.59%
Hispanic80616520.47%
Other23910343.10%
Asian21942.86%

16.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.55%

Male Poverty Rate

18.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mecklenburg County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mecklenburg County, Virginia is Other, with 43.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mecklenburg County, Virginia is White, with 13.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.14%.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.66%
High School15.24%
Some College11.17%
Bachelors or Greater5.06%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.83%
Male Unemployed33.42%
Female Employed9.89%
Male Employed5.27%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Income

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,126$55,354
Families$54,582$68,522
Married Families$64,385$
Non Families$23,070$31,246

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Marital Status

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Mecklenburg 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 55To64.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by War

2,735

Number of Veterans

2,515

Male Veterans

220

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,138
First Gulf War479
Korea242
Second Gulf War241
World War II144

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74899
75+671
35 to 54624
55 to 64445
18 to 3496

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,94712.23%
Black7558.62%
Indian2033.33%
2 or More136.99%
Hispanic20.36%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Education

10.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Employment Status

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Employment by Age

52%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Employment by Race

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mecklenburg County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
South Hill46084471-137-2.97%
Chase City23442279-65-2.77%
Clarksville 12181186-32-2.63%
La Crosse601584-17-2.83%
Boydton431416-15-3.48%
Brodnax 294279-15-5.10%
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