Poquoson city, Virginia Population 2019

Poquoson city, Virginia's estimated population is 12,043 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Poquoson city, Virginia is the 106th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201812,1901471.22%
201712,0431000.84%
201611,943-71-0.59%
201512,014110.09%
201412,003-87-0.72%
201312,090-20-0.17%
201212,110720.60%
201112,038-107-0.88%
201012,1451,14010.36%
199011,0052,27926.12%
19808,7260.00%

How Many People Live in Poquoson city, Virginia?

12,043

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,35794.47%
Two or More Races3542.94%
Asian1531.27%
Black or African American1241.03%
Some Other Race250.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.07%

Poquoson city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

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

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

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 Education

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 white people with a rate of 42.90%.

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 non-English language spoken by the largest group 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%.

Name Poverty
Some College8.06%
High School7.34%
Bachelors or Greater1.68%
Less Than High School0.00%
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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Poquoson city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Poquoson city, Virginia Veterans

1,222

Number of Veterans

1,130

Male Veterans

92

Female Veterans

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

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

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Poquoson city, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

55.81%

Born in Virginia

97.42%

Native Born

2.58%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.42% of Poquoson city, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 55.81% having been born in Virginia. 0.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Poquoson city, Virginia

  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