Radford city, Virginia Population 2019

Radford city, Virginia's estimated population is 17,658 with a growth rate of 1.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Radford city, Virginia is the 86th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,6582481.42%
201617,410910.53%
201517,319-70-0.40%
201417,3892651.55%
201317,1244082.44%
201216,716-108-0.64%
201116,8243892.37%
201016,4354953.11%
199015,9402,71520.53%
198013,2251,62914.05%
197011,5962,22523.74%
19609,3713453.82%
19509,0262,03629.13%
19406,99076312.25%
19306,2271,60034.58%
19204,62742510.11%
19104,20285825.66%
19003,3440.00%

Radford city, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,742
Black or African American1,625
Two or More Races603
Asian278
Some Other Race119
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8
American Indian and Alaska Native5

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

Radford city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Radford city, Virginia Median Age

22.7


Total

23.1


Male

22.5


Female

Radford city, Virginia Adults

There are 15,474 adults, (1,479 of whom are seniors) in Radford city, Virginia.

Radford city, Virginia Age Dependency

24.2

Age Dependency Ratio

10.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

13.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Radford city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

8,854

50.94%

Male

8,526

49.06%

Radford city, Virginia Households and Families

Radford city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Radford city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
Male68.2%31.8%
All46.5%53.5%
Non Family32.5%67.5%
Female26.4%73.6%

46.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Radford city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5032.6146.5
Non Family3,0882.1632.5
Married1,6723.2477.5
Female5923.0826.4
Male1513.0368.2

3.08

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Radford city, Virginia Households

Radford city, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4555.98%
9th to 12th Grade4425.81%
High School Graduate1,75223.02%
Some College1,56420.55%
Associates Degree77910.23%
Bachelors Degree1,41018.52%
Graduate Degree1,21015.90%

Radford city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,9916,1382,419
Black396379125
Hispanic13611640
Multiple Races1229522
Asian363636
Other Race666

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Radford city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,164$37,697$35,372
Less Than High School$11,771$$15,887
High School Grad$23,780$40,706$20,341
Some College$32,807$33,170$32,500
Bachelors Degree$40,069$35,966$40,588
Graduate Degree$58,070$75,368$55,868

$36,164

Average Earnings

$37,697

Average Male

$35,372

Average Female

Radford city, Virginia Language

Radford city, Virginia Language by Age

Radford city, Virginia Language

95.25% of Radford city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.75% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.62% of the population.

Radford city, Virginia Poverty

Radford city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,7104,70236.99%
Black89731935.56%
Asian26115659.77%
Multiple29811137.25%
Hispanic2429539.26%
Islander88100.00%

37.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.09%

Male Poverty Rate

36.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Radford city, Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Radford city, Virginia is Black, with 35.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 61.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.12%.

Radford city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.42%
High School18.97%
Some College15.77%
Bachelors or Greater8.37%

Radford city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.36%
Female Employed29.74%
Female Unemployed29.69%
Male Employed20.98%

Radford city, Virginia Income

Radford city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,082$53,559
Families$56,648$79,666
Married Families$75,588$
Non Families$20,016$30,393

Radford city, Virginia Marital Status

Radford city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

22.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.4%

Male Marriage Rate

23.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Radford city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Radford city, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Radford city, Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Radford city, Virginia Veterans

Radford city, Virginia Veterans by War

801

Number of Veterans

751

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam284
Second Gulf War148
First Gulf War72
World War II71
Korea33

Radford city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54271
55 to 64179
65 to 74173
75+160
18 to 3418

Radford city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7265.59%
Black422.69%
2 or More336.04%
Hispanic30.62%

Radford city, Virginia Veterans by Education

9.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Radford city, Virginia Employment Status

Radford city, Virginia Employment by Age

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Radford city, Virginia Employment by Race

Radford city, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Radford city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Radford164081748310756.55%
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