Mecklenburg County, Virginia Population 2018

Mecklenburg County, Virginia's estimated population is 30,686 with a growth rate of -1.68% 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
201730,686-523-1.68%
201631,2094231.37%
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
White19,148
Black or African American11,077
Two or More Races486
Some Other Race401
American Indian and Alaska Native47
Asian44
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

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

Mecklenburg 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

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Median Age

48.2


Total

45.7


Male

50


Female

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Adults

There are 25,217 adults, (7,428 of which are seniors) in Mecklenburg County, Virginia.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

16,076

51.51%

Male

15,133

48.49%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Households and Families

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All71.8%28.2%
Male68.4%31.6%
Non Family67.2%32.8%
Female42.7%57.3%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,0662.4971.8
Married5,4263.0485.2
Non Family4,3921.1967.2
Female1,7513.8142.7
Male4973.2168.4

3.15

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4%

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 Grade1,9588.52%
9th to 12th Grade2,65311.54%
High School Graduate7,54132.80%
Some College5,28222.97%
Associates Degree1,6207.05%
Bachelors Degree2,51510.94%
Graduate Degree1,4246.19%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,51512,2302,863
Black7,7915,567937
Hispanic530436104
Other Race27921354
Multiple Races11110325
Native American2222
Asian212113
Islander66

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 61.90%.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,904$32,453$25,632
Less Than High School$19,786$25,293$11,382
High School Grad$26,581$31,677$21,897
Some College$26,827$32,344$25,819
Bachelors Degree$36,400$43,654$32,170
Graduate Degree$45,913$40,625$46,314

$27,904

Average Earnings

$32,453

Average Male

$25,632

Average Female

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Language

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Language by Age

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Language

97.58% of Mecklenburg County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.84% of the population.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,3742,83627.34%
White18,2112,22612.22%
Multiple48614429.63%
Hispanic79312215.38%
Other3835514.36%

17.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.74%

Male Poverty Rate

18.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mecklenburg County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mecklenburg County, Virginia is Multiple, with 29.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mecklenburg County, Virginia is White, with 12.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.87%.

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.40%
High School14.28%
Some College12.76%
Bachelors or Greater3.94%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.77%
Male Unemployed34.11%
Female Employed9.96%
Male Employed5.42%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Income

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,040$51,848
Families$51,632$63,039
Married Families$62,970$
Non Families$21,619$31,076

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Marital Status

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

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

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by War

2,912

Number of Veterans

2,728

Male Veterans

184

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,131
First Gulf War436
Second Gulf War244
Korea233
World War II194

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74946
35 to 54716
75+696
55 to 64437
18 to 34117

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,99712.55%
Black8659.82%
Hispanic488.60%
Other4616.03%
2 or More42.63%

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Education

11.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Employment Status

Mecklenburg County, Virginia Employment by Age

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.4%

Employment Rate

6.1%

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