Poquoson city, Virginia Population 2018

Poquoson city, Virginia's estimated population is 12,053 with a growth rate of -0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Poquoson city, Virginia is the 109th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,053-15-0.12%
201612,0681211.01%
201611,947-66-0.55%
201512,01390.07%
201412,004-87-0.72%
201312,091-20-0.17%
201212,111720.60%
201112,039-106-0.87%
201012,1451,14010.36%
199011,0052,27926.12%
19808,7260.00%

Poquoson city, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,396
Two or More Races316
Asian194
Black or African American129
Some Other Race27
American Indian and Alaska Native6

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

Poquoson city, 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

Poquoson city, Virginia Median Age

43.4


Total

42.2


Male

44.5


Female

Poquoson city, Virginia Adults

There are 9,341 adults, (2,160 of which are seniors) in Poquoson city, Virginia.

Poquoson city, Virginia Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Poquoson city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

6,156

51.01%

Male

5,912

48.99%

Poquoson city, Virginia Households and Families

Poquoson city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Poquoson city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All83.1%16.9%
Male78.5%21.5%
Non Family73.6%26.4%
Female55%45%

83.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Poquoson city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6102.6183.1
Married2,7923.1992
Non Family1,2921.2373.6
Female4332.5955
Male934.2478.5

3.12

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Poquoson city, Virginia Households

Poquoson city, Virginia Education

Poquoson city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1702.00%
9th to 12th Grade2723.20%
High School Graduate2,12425.01%
Some College1,87622.09%
Associates Degree6727.91%
Bachelors Degree2,03824.00%
Graduate Degree1,34115.79%

Poquoson city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,0127,6143,230
Asian16613966
Hispanic13112241
Black979417
Multiple Races817625
Other Race2727
Native American66

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 40.31%.

Poquoson city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,455$62,345$41,360
Less Than High School$35,000$36,250$25,625
High School Grad$32,129$40,637$21,600
Some College$46,339$63,971$32,413
Bachelors Degree$55,225$76,920$43,696
Graduate Degree$64,257$82,045$53,654

$50,455

Average Earnings

$62,345

Average Male

$41,360

Average Female

Poquoson city, Virginia Language

Poquoson city, Virginia Language by Age

Poquoson city, Virginia Language

95.67% of Poquoson city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.86% of the population.

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1055434.89%
Asian194126.19%
Multiple31682.53%

4.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.59%

Male Poverty Rate

5.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poquoson city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Poquoson city, Virginia is Asian, with 6.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poquoson city, Virginia is Multiple, with 2.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.43%.

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College7.63%
High School6.28%
Less Than High School4.41%
Bachelors or Greater1.78%

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.61%
Male Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed1.61%
Male Employed1.32%

Poquoson city, Virginia Income

Poquoson city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$84,643$99,410
Families$99,519$117,024
Married Families$111,875$
Non Families$41,014$52,860

Poquoson city, Virginia Marital Status

Poquoson city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Poquoson city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Poquoson city, 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 35To44.

Poquoson city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by War

1,167

Number of Veterans

1,078

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam454
First Gulf War438
Second Gulf War242
Korea101
World War II66

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54334
75+256
65 to 74253
55 to 64249
18 to 3475

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10312.53%
Hispanic4624.86%
2 or More3136.90%
Other27100.00%
Indian350.00%
Black33.09%

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poquoson city, Virginia Employment Status

Poquoson city, Virginia Employment by Age

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Poquoson city, Virginia Employment by Race

Poquoson city, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Poquoson city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Poquoson1215712017-140-1.15%
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