New Kent County, Virginia Population 2018

New Kent County, Virginia's estimated population is 21,682 with a growth rate of 8.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. New Kent County, Virginia is the 79th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,6821,6318.13%
201620,051-979-4.66%
201621,0306483.18%
201520,3823681.84%
201420,0145052.59%
201319,5093601.88%
201219,1493832.04%
201118,7662221.20%
201018,5448,09977.54%
199010,4451,66418.95%
19808,7813,48165.68%
19705,30079617.67%
19604,50450912.74%
19503,995-97-2.37%
19404,092-208-4.84%
19304,300-241-5.31%
19204,541-141-3.01%
19104,682-183-3.76%
19004,865-646-11.72%
18905,511-4-0.07%
18805,5151,13425.88%
18704,381-1,503-25.54%
18605,884-180-2.97%
18506,064-166-2.66%
18406,230-228-3.53%
18306,458-172-2.59%
18206,6301522.35%
18106,4781151.81%
18006,3631241.99%
17906,2390.00%

New Kent County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,367
Black or African American2,435
Two or More Races803
Asian196
American Indian and Alaska Native154
Some Other Race96

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

New Kent County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

New Kent County, Virginia Median Age

44


Total

43


Male

44.5


Female

New Kent County, Virginia Adults

There are 15,780 adults, (2,947 of which are seniors) in New Kent County, Virginia.

New Kent County, Virginia Age Dependency

56.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

New Kent County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

9,836

49.05%

Male

10,215

50.95%

New Kent County, Virginia Households and Families

New Kent County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Kent County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94.7%5.3%
Married89.7%10.3%
All84.1%15.9%
Non Family78.7%21.3%
Female59.5%40.5%

84.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Kent County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5372.5984.1
Married4,7642.9589.7
Non Family1,7831.1778.7
Female8003.3959.5
Male1903.4594.7

2.96

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Kent County, Virginia Households

New Kent County, Virginia Education

New Kent County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2551.77%
9th to 12th Grade9286.46%
High School Graduate4,74733.03%
Some College3,49324.30%
Associates Degree1,2198.48%
Bachelors Degree2,27515.83%
Graduate Degree1,45610.13%

New Kent County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,61310,7293,012
Black1,9741,766477
Multiple Races278263133
Hispanic26122649
Native American14910825
Asian14414460
Other Race354

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.84%.

New Kent County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,080$49,207$35,517
Less Than High School$21,471$27,936$12,019
High School Grad$37,851$43,532$26,610
Some College$41,244$50,146$33,268
Bachelors Degree$46,059$57,143$39,483
Graduate Degree$74,526$104,063$58,269

$42,080

Average Earnings

$49,207

Average Male

$35,517

Average Female

New Kent County, Virginia Language

New Kent County, Virginia Language by Age

New Kent County, Virginia Language

97.32% of New Kent County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.68% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.48% of the population.

New Kent County, Virginia Poverty

New Kent County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,7205983.80%
Multiple79115319.34%
Black2,1691376.32%
Hispanic4966513.10%
Native154127.79%
Asian19652.55%

4.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.02%

Male Poverty Rate

5.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Kent County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Kent County, Virginia is Multiple, with 19.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Kent County, Virginia is Asian, with 2.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.74%.

New Kent County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.86%
High School4.94%
Some College3.16%
Bachelors or Greater2.56%

New Kent County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.61%
Male Unemployed8.57%
Female Employed3.28%
Male Employed2.30%

New Kent County, Virginia Income

New Kent County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,303$92,892
Families$90,110$103,744
Married Families$94,297$
Non Families$41,385$52,042

New Kent County, Virginia Marital Status

New Kent County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

60.6%

Female Marriage Rate

New Kent County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

New Kent 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 35To44.

New Kent County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans by War

2,020

Number of Veterans

1,874

Male Veterans

146

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War709
Vietnam668
Second Gulf War334
Korea46
World War II21

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74615
35 to 54590
55 to 64476
75+233
18 to 34106

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,55612.04%
Black41020.35%
Indian3120.81%
Hispanic288.95%
Asian149.72%
2 or More91.93%

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans by Education

1.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Kent County, Virginia Employment Status

New Kent County, Virginia Employment by Age

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

New Kent County, Virginia Employment by Race

New Kent County, Virginia Employment by Education

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