New Kent County, Virginia Population 2019

New Kent County, Virginia's estimated population is 21,682 with a growth rate of 3.10% 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
201721,6826523.10%
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
White16,768
Black or African American2,340
Two or More Races914
Asian203
American Indian and Alaska Native185
Some Other Race113

New Kent County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

New Kent County, Virginia Median Age

44


Total

42.2


Male

44.6


Female

New Kent County, Virginia Adults

There are 16,273 adults, (3,260 of whom are seniors) in New Kent County, Virginia.

New Kent County, Virginia Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

New Kent County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

10,214

49.77%

Male

10,309

50.23%

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
Married87.8%12.2%
All81.8%18.2%
Non Family77.6%22.4%
Male71%29%
Female52.7%47.3%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5552.6481.8
Married5,0092.9587.8
Non Family1,6131.1577.6
Female7193.6252.7
Male2143.5871

2.96

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Kent County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2171.47%
9th to 12th Grade8735.92%
High School Graduate5,03134.09%
Some College3,56324.14%
Associates Degree1,1117.53%
Bachelors Degree2,46716.72%
Graduate Degree1,49610.14%

New Kent County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,92911,1803,309
Black1,8491,616354
Hispanic36632053
Multiple Races332306145
Native American18014437
Asian15015088
Other Race474

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 58.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,190$51,244$36,665
Less Than High School$27,500$29,464$
High School Grad$37,222$46,250$28,958
Some College$41,496$51,554$32,519
Bachelors Degree$55,150$60,588$50,943
Graduate Degree$69,412$80,795$61,360

$44,190

Average Earnings

$51,244

Average Male

$36,665

Average Female

New Kent County, Virginia Language

New Kent County, Virginia Language by Age

New Kent County, Virginia Language

97.10% of New Kent County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

New Kent County, Virginia Poverty

New Kent County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,9797344.59%
Multiple88314516.42%
Black2,101874.14%
Hispanic587325.45%
Native185158.11%
Asian20341.97%

5.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.62%

Male Poverty Rate

6.57%

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 16.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Kent County, Virginia is Asian, with 1.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.96%
High School5.12%
Some College3.47%
Bachelors or Greater0.92%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed15.48%
Male Unemployed3.85%
Female Employed2.55%
Male Employed1.53%

New Kent County, Virginia Income

New Kent County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,429$97,540
Families$89,832$106,804
Married Families$96,036$
Non Families$38,798$54,980

New Kent County, Virginia Marital Status

New Kent County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

61.9%

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

New Kent County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans

1,816

Number of Veterans

1,695

Male Veterans

121

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam674
First Gulf War571
Second Gulf War296
Korea40
World War II

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,39410.46%
Black37718.81%
Indian2111.60%
Hispanic204.85%
2 or More152.74%
Asian96.00%

New Kent County, Virginia Veterans by Education

0.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Kent County, Virginia Employment Status

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

  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