Prince William County, Virginia Population 2018

Prince William County, Virginia's estimated population is 463,023 with a growth rate of 4.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Prince William County, Virginia is the 2nd largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017463,02319,3934.37%
2016443,630-12,930-2.83%
2016456,5605,3131.18%
2015451,2476,9151.56%
2014444,3325,6791.29%
2013438,6538,5731.99%
2012430,08010,4892.50%
2011419,59113,2963.27%
2010406,295190,60988.37%
1990215,68670,98349.05%
1980144,70333,60130.24%
1970111,10260,938121.48%
196050,16427,552121.85%
195022,6124,87427.48%
194017,7383,78727.15%
193013,9512912.13%
192013,6601,63413.59%
191012,0269148.23%
190011,1121,30713.33%
18909,8056256.81%
18809,1801,67622.33%
18707,504-1,061-12.39%
18608,5654365.36%
18508,129-15-0.18%
18408,144-1,186-12.71%
18309,330-89-0.94%
18209,419-1,892-16.73%
181011,311-1,422-11.17%
180012,7331,1189.63%
179011,6150.00%

Prince William County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White268,015
Black or African American91,551
Asian35,253
Two or More Races23,837
Some Other Race22,871
American Indian and Alaska Native1,529
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander574

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

Prince William County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Prince William County, Virginia Median Age

34.4


Total

33.6


Male

35.1


Female

Prince William County, Virginia Adults

There are 319,414 adults, (36,821 of which are seniors) in Prince William County, Virginia.

Prince William County, Virginia Age Dependency

57

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Prince William County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

222,634

50.18%

Male

220,996

49.82%

Prince William County, Virginia Households and Families

Prince William County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prince William County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.5%19.5%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Male54.4%45.6%
Female49.1%50.9%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prince William County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All138,1023.1871.2
Married83,3773.7680.5
Non Family31,5411.2961.5
Female15,8063.6349.1
Male7,3783.7454.4

3.63

Average Family Size

3.18

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prince William County, Virginia Households

Prince William County, Virginia Education

Prince William County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade15,0795.37%
9th to 12th Grade15,7025.60%
High School Graduate59,62321.25%
Some College58,61720.89%
Associates Degree20,8457.43%
Bachelors Degree65,69323.42%
Graduate Degree44,98416.03%

Prince William County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White138,931133,36366,575
Black57,54953,66221,788
Hispanic53,46435,6328,757
Asian23,96020,78010,597
Other Race13,3897,9221,564
Multiple Races9,0708,1683,924
Native American850721192
Islander32832848

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 47.92%.

Prince William County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,133$60,463$41,739
Less Than High School$27,604$32,061$19,102
High School Grad$33,184$39,355$27,212
Some College$45,148$53,604$38,335
Bachelors Degree$68,097$84,398$54,424
Graduate Degree$90,555$106,188$67,583

$51,133

Average Earnings

$60,463

Average Male

$41,739

Average Female

Prince William County, Virginia Language

Prince William County, Virginia Language by Age

Prince William County, Virginia Language

68.66% of Prince William County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 31.34% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.88% of the population.

Prince William County, Virginia Poverty

Prince William County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic95,97810,40310.84%
Black90,2698,8679.82%
White199,3487,5543.79%
Other22,6053,32814.72%
Multiple23,6682,61211.04%
Asian35,0952,5737.33%
Native1,5041137.51%

7.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.36%

Male Poverty Rate

7.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prince William County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prince William County, Virginia is Other, with 14.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prince William County, Virginia is White, with 3.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.16%.

Prince William County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.72%
High School7.83%
Some College4.90%
Bachelors or Greater2.20%

Prince William County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.52%
Male Unemployed11.84%
Female Employed4.09%
Male Employed3.17%

Prince William County, Virginia Income

Prince William County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$98,546$114,994
Families$107,489$123,499
Married Families$121,898$136,802
Non Families$63,834$76,808

Prince William County, Virginia Marital Status

Prince William County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Prince William County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Prince William County, 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.

Prince William County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Prince William County, Virginia Veterans

Prince William County, Virginia Veterans by War

40,743

Number of Veterans

33,972

Male Veterans

6,771

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War19,809
Second Gulf War14,943
Vietnam9,900
Korea1,429
World War II597

Prince William County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5418,358
55 to 648,718
65 to 745,940
18 to 344,463
75+3,264

Prince William County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White26,72713.84%
Black11,03716.87%
Hispanic3,0994.92%
2 or More1,35912.12%
Asian9573.59%
Other5013.22%
Indian1009.76%
Hawaiian6215.66%

Prince William County, Virginia Veterans by Education

2.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prince William County, Virginia Employment Status

Prince William County, Virginia Employment by Age

73.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Prince William County, Virginia Employment by Race

Prince William County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Prince William County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dumfries496151862254.54%
Haymarket1782197018810.55%
Occoquan 934106112713.60%
Quantico4805406012.50%
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