Poquoson city, Virginia Population 2018

Poquoson city, Virginia's estimated population is 12,053 with a growth rate of 0.89% 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
201712,022-31-0.26%
201712,0531060.89%
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
White11,357
Two or More Races354
Asian153
Black or African American124
Some Other Race25
American Indian and Alaska Native9

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Poquoson city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Poquoson city, Virginia Median Age

42.2


Total

40.6


Male

43.7


Female

Poquoson city, Virginia Adults

There are 9,324 adults, (2,226 of whom are seniors) in Poquoson city, Virginia.

Poquoson city, Virginia Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Poquoson city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

6,158

51.22%

Male

5,864

48.78%

Poquoson city, Virginia Households and Families

Poquoson city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Poquoson city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All79.8%20.2%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Male60.9%39.1%
Female52.4%47.6%

79.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Poquoson city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5832.6179.8
Married2,8083.1989.5
Non Family1,2201.2469.4
Female4452.4352.4
Male1103.8560.9

3.09

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

3.7%

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 Grade1421.71%
9th to 12th Grade1992.40%
High School Graduate2,02924.45%
Some College1,71120.62%
Associates Degree7729.30%
Bachelors Degree2,00924.21%
Graduate Degree1,43517.30%

Poquoson city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8257,5343,357
Asian1349816
Hispanic12411732
Multiple Races10810416
Black979423
Other Race1111
Native American99

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 42.90%.

Poquoson city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,626$66,136$45,016
Less Than High School$39,632$52,768$23,068
High School Grad$35,960$41,698$26,321
Some College$46,271$62,500$32,276
Bachelors Degree$60,201$83,576$47,224
Graduate Degree$76,406$107,798$54,063

$53,626

Average Earnings

$66,136

Average Male

$45,016

Average Female

Poquoson city, Virginia Language

Poquoson city, Virginia Language by Age

Poquoson city, Virginia Language

96.22% of Poquoson city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,0455585.05%
Asian153159.80%
Multiple35482.26%

4.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.35%

Male Poverty Rate

6.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poquoson city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Poquoson city, Virginia is Asian, with 9.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poquoson city, Virginia is Multiple, with 2.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.74%.

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College8.06%
High School7.34%
Bachelors or Greater1.68%
Less Than High School0.00%

Poquoson city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.00%
Male Unemployed14.14%
Female Employed2.41%
Male Employed1.26%

Poquoson city, Virginia Income

Poquoson city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$88,328$101,220
Families$104,543$117,485
Married Families$115,158$
Non Families$43,000$55,331

Poquoson city, Virginia Marital Status

Poquoson city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

59.2%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by War

1,222

Number of Veterans

1,130

Male Veterans

92

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War517
Vietnam449
Second Gulf War362
Korea62
World War II37

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54385
65 to 74277
75+239
55 to 64235
18 to 3486

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,15413.13%
2 or More5051.02%
Hispanic3015.00%
Other1144.00%
Indian444.44%
Black33.09%

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans by Education

3.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poquoson city, Virginia Employment Status

Poquoson city, Virginia Employment by Age

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

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