Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population 2019

Pittsylvania County, Virginia's estimated population is 61,341 with a growth rate of -0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pittsylvania County, Virginia is the 31st largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201860,949-392-0.64%
201761,341-369-0.60%
201661,710-290-0.47%
201562,000-378-0.61%
201462,378-183-0.29%
201362,561-335-0.53%
201262,896-364-0.58%
201163,260-332-0.52%
201063,5927,93714.26%
199055,655-10,492-15.86%
198066,1477,35812.52%
197058,7894930.85%
196058,296-7,800-11.80%
195066,0964,3997.13%
194061,6972730.44%
193061,4244,9318.73%
192056,4935,78411.41%
191050,7093,8158.14%
190046,894-13,047-21.77%
189059,9417,35213.98%
188052,58921,24667.79%
187031,343-761-2.37%
186032,1043,30811.49%
185028,7962,3989.08%
184026,3983641.40%
183026,0344,71122.09%
182021,3234,15124.17%
181017,1724,47535.24%
180012,6971,1189.66%
179011,5790.00%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White46,431
Black or African American13,113
Two or More Races1,157
Some Other Race989
Asian236
American Indian and Alaska Native33
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Median Age

46.4


Total

44.8


Male

47.4


Female

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Adults

There are 49,716 adults, (12,650 of whom are seniors) in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

31,598

50.99%

Male

30,372

49.01%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Households and Families

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All75.2%24.8%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Male56.5%43.5%
Female55.3%44.7%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,6872.2875.2
Married13,7742.7986.1
Non Family8,3291.1267.9
Female3,5872.9555.3
Male9972.5556.5

2.76

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7776.14%
9th to 12th Grade5,16611.42%
High School Graduate16,10535.60%
Some College10,62623.49%
Associates Degree4,1709.22%
Bachelors Degree4,2739.45%
Graduate Degree2,1204.69%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,15428,9405,447
Black9,6997,318693
Hispanic78852368
Other Race47032761
Multiple Races41235192
Asian19316983
Native American333310
Islander1111

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 asian people with a rate of 43.01%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,793$36,566$25,016
Less Than High School$21,938$28,509$16,274
High School Grad$28,233$34,530$21,521
Some College$30,518$40,439$25,022
Bachelors Degree$40,481$41,670$39,210
Graduate Degree$45,792$61,012$42,188

$30,793

Average Earnings

$36,566

Average Male

$25,016

Average Female

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Language

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Language by Age

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Language

96.34% of Pittsylvania County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.37% of the population.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Poverty

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,4516,06213.34%
Black12,6382,20117.42%
Hispanic1,51840426.61%
Multiple1,13431127.43%
Other96923023.74%
Asian231114.76%
Islander1111100.00%
Native33412.12%

14.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.33%

Male Poverty Rate

16.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsylvania County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsylvania County, Virginia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsylvania County, Virginia is Asian, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.58%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.33%
High School12.71%
Some College10.63%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed44.90%
Female Unemployed41.95%
Female Employed8.04%
Male Employed4.41%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Income

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,356$55,416
Families$53,486$64,503
Married Families$62,432-
Non Families$23,357$33,756

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans

4,639

Number of Veterans

4,443

Male Veterans

196

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,098
First Gulf War819
Second Gulf War646
Korea382
World War II164

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4389.20%
Black1,16310.85%
Asian2613.47%
2 or More122.07%
Hispanic101.03%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Pittsylvania County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Chatham1269147320416.08%
Hurt13001265-35-2.69%
Gretna12731237-36-2.83%
  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