Rockbridge County, Virginia Population 2019

Rockbridge County, Virginia's estimated population is 22,609 with a growth rate of 1.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rockbridge County, Virginia is the 75th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201822,7521430.63%
201722,6092331.04%
201622,37610.00%
201522,375-58-0.26%
201422,4331030.46%
201322,330-50-0.22%
201222,380-66-0.29%
201122,446960.43%
201022,3504,00021.80%
199018,3504392.45%
198017,9111,2747.66%
197016,637-7,402-30.79%
196024,0396802.91%
195023,3599754.36%
194022,3841,4827.09%
193020,9022761.34%
192020,626-545-2.57%
191021,171-628-2.88%
190021,799-1,263-5.48%
189023,0623,05915.29%
188020,0033,94524.57%
187016,058-1,190-6.90%
186017,2481,2037.50%
185016,0451,76112.33%
184014,284400.28%
183014,2442,29919.25%
182011,9451,62715.77%
181010,3181,37315.35%
18008,9452,39736.61%
17906,5480.00%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,938
Black or African American684
Two or More Races412
Some Other Race174
Asian142
American Indian and Alaska Native59
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander31

Rockbridge County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Rockbridge County, Virginia Median Age

48.6


Total

47.4


Male

49.6


Female

Rockbridge County, Virginia Adults

There are 18,454 adults, (5,451 of whom are seniors) in Rockbridge County, Virginia.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockbridge County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,297

50.34%

Male

11,143

49.66%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Households and Families

Rockbridge County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockbridge County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All76.9%23.1%
Male76%24%
Female74.6%25.4%
Non Family62.8%37.2%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1602.4376.9
Married5,0172.9485.9
Non Family3,0761.2762.8
Female7093.2874.6
Male3583.4276

2.94

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockbridge County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8655.13%
9th to 12th Grade1,5479.17%
High School Graduate5,92135.09%
Some College2,92817.35%
Associates Degree1,2637.48%
Bachelors Degree2,53515.02%
Graduate Degree1,81710.77%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,92213,6153,959
Black411374167
Hispanic19615868
Multiple Races15213733
Asian13813889
Other Race8264
Native American48265
Islander313131

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,313$37,163$27,998
Less Than High School$21,016$26,848$15,899
High School Grad$29,315$33,671$23,057
Some College$33,125$35,991$31,413
Bachelors Degree$38,258$50,147$30,500
Graduate Degree$65,953$85,852$48,663

$32,313

Average Earnings

$37,163

Average Male

$27,998

Average Female

Rockbridge County, Virginia Language

Rockbridge County, Virginia Language by Age

Rockbridge County, Virginia Language

96.78% of Rockbridge County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Poverty

Rockbridge County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,6763,16015.28%
Black61213221.57%
Hispanic3599526.46%
Other1749051.72%
Multiple4127417.96%
Native59915.25%

15.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.29%

Male Poverty Rate

15.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockbridge County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockbridge County, Virginia is Other, with 51.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockbridge County, Virginia is Native, with 15.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.98%
High School10.17%
Some College8.89%
Bachelors or Greater7.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed36.30%
Female Employed7.84%
Male Employed5.82%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Income

Rockbridge County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,918$73,515
Families$64,865$86,908
Married Families$73,248-
Non Families$27,399$45,337

Rockbridge County, Virginia Marital Status

Rockbridge County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockbridge County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Rockbridge County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans

1,723

Number of Veterans

1,662

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam717
Korea181
First Gulf War150
World War II147
Second Gulf War101

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6219.31%
Black407.94%
Hawaiian31100.00%
Indian2444.44%
2 or More73.80%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans by Education

10.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockbridge County, Virginia Employment Status

57%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Rockbridge County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Glasgow1113111630.27%
Goshen358354-4-1.12%
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