Richmond County, Virginia Population 2019

Richmond County, Virginia's estimated population is 8,925 with a growth rate of 1.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Richmond County, Virginia is the 117th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20189,0381131.27%
20178,9251661.90%
20168,759-24-0.27%
20158,783-101-1.14%
20148,884-68-0.76%
20138,952-129-1.42%
20129,081-127-1.38%
20119,208-72-0.78%
20109,2802,00727.60%
19907,2733214.62%
19806,9521,11119.02%
19705,841-534-8.38%
19606,3751863.01%
19506,189-445-6.71%
19406,634-244-3.55%
19306,878-556-7.48%
19207,434190.26%
19107,4153274.61%
19007,088-58-0.81%
18907,146-49-0.68%
18807,19569210.64%
18706,503-353-5.15%
18606,8564086.33%
18506,4484838.10%
18405,965-90-1.49%
18306,0553496.12%
18205,706-508-8.18%
18106,214-7,530-54.79%
180013,7446,75996.76%
17906,9850.00%

How Many People Live in Richmond County, Virginia?

8,925

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,77465.07%
Black or African American2,28525.75%
Two or More Races4114.63%
Some Other Race1932.18%
Asian1812.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.33%

Richmond County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Richmond County, Virginia Median Age

44


Total

41.3


Male

49.2


Female

Richmond County, Virginia Adults

There are 7,385 adults, (1,834 of whom are seniors) in Richmond County, Virginia.

Richmond County, Virginia Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,895

43.90%

Male

4,978

56.10%

Richmond County, Virginia Households and Families

Richmond County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Richmond County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All71.9%28.1%
Male68.5%31.5%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female60.7%39.3%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2502.271.9
Married1,6742.8480.6
Non Family1,0671.1262.8
Female3822.2560.7
Male1272.668.5

2.7

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Richmond County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4817.10%
9th to 12th Grade83812.37%
High School Graduate2,63538.90%
Some College1,33219.67%
Associates Degree5788.53%
Bachelors Degree6409.45%
Graduate Degree2693.97%

Richmond County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2913,608723
Black1,8091,425145
Hispanic36723123
Multiple Races18814913
Other Race126569
Asian11728
Native American29269

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 89.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 31.03%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,793$32,013$26,451
Less Than High School$28,725$28,407$
High School Grad$30,652$35,427$26,118
Some College$30,983$36,683$26,402
Bachelors Degree$42,500$55,000$31,591
Graduate Degree$45,938$47,837$

$30,793

Average Earnings

$32,013

Average Male

$26,451

Average Female

Richmond County, Virginia Language

Richmond County, Virginia Language by Age

Richmond County, Virginia Language

89.15% of Richmond County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.53% of the population.

Richmond County, Virginia Poverty

Richmond County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,80669414.44%
Multiple32229190.37%
Black1,42826018.21%
Hispanic40610.25%
Other10810.93%

17.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.15%

Male Poverty Rate

17.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Virginia is Multiple, with 90.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 0.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.07%.

Name Poverty
High School17.40%
Less Than High School16.09%
Bachelors or Greater14.46%
Some College11.83%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.32%
Female Employed6.65%
Male Employed5.22%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Richmond County, Virginia Income

Richmond County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,341$54,512
Families$53,247$60,146
Married Families$57,394-
Non Families$28,159$41,522

Richmond County, Virginia Marital Status

Richmond County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Richmond County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Richmond County, 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.

Richmond County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Richmond County, Virginia Veterans

633

Number of Veterans

633

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam159
Second Gulf War126
First Gulf War97
Korea96
World War II26

Richmond County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3607.47%
Black1708.21%
2 or More9447.96%
Hispanic163.63%
Indian931.03%

Richmond County, Virginia Veterans by Education

24.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond County, Virginia Employment Status

46%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Richmond County, 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

70.12%

Born in Virginia

93.50%

Native Born

6.50%

Foreign Born

3.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.50% of Richmond County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 70.12% having been born in Virginia. 3.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Richmond County, 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