Rockbridge County, Virginia Population 2018

Rockbridge County, Virginia's estimated population is 22,659 with a growth rate of 0.93% 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
201722,6592090.93%
201622,450390.17%
201622,411350.16%
201522,376-53-0.24%
201422,4291030.46%
201322,326-47-0.21%
201222,373-66-0.29%
201122,439960.43%
201022,3433,99321.76%
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
White20,977
Black or African American580
Two or More Races540
Some Other Race165
Asian138
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28
American Indian and Alaska Native22

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

Rockbridge 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

Rockbridge County, Virginia Median Age

48.5


Total

47.4


Male

49.5


Female

Rockbridge County, Virginia Adults

There are 18,431 adults, (5,388 of which are seniors) in Rockbridge County, Virginia.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockbridge County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,300

50.33%

Male

11,150

49.67%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Households and Families

Rockbridge County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockbridge County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All77.4%22.6%
Female74.2%25.8%
Male69.7%30.3%
Non Family64.5%35.5%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockbridge County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2772.477.4
Married5,0362.9186.3
Non Family3,1111.2664.5
Female7573.2774.2
Male3733.2169.7

2.9

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockbridge County, Virginia Households

Rockbridge County, Virginia Education

Rockbridge County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9765.80%
9th to 12th Grade1,3387.96%
High School Graduate6,29037.40%
Some College2,98317.74%
Associates Degree1,0055.98%
Bachelors Degree2,13512.70%
Graduate Degree2,09012.43%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,91413,6943,845
Black368321148
Multiple Races23421572
Hispanic15312062
Asian13413484
Other Race5737
Islander282828
Native American2221

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%.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,123$36,182$26,722
Less Than High School$21,609$22,292$20,688
High School Grad$28,992$32,065$24,984
Some College$31,468$39,083$27,620
Bachelors Degree$35,038$41,371$31,412
Graduate Degree$54,261$74,745$42,656

$31,123

Average Earnings

$36,182

Average Male

$26,722

Average Female

Rockbridge County, Virginia Language

Rockbridge County, Virginia Language by Age

Rockbridge County, Virginia Language

96.30% of Rockbridge County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.70% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.91% of the population.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Poverty

Rockbridge County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,7582,98914.40%
Black48811824.18%
Hispanic3438825.66%
Other1658551.52%
Multiple5408014.81%

14.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.93%

Male Poverty Rate

15.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockbridge County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockbridge County, Virginia is Other, with 51.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockbridge County, Virginia is White, with 14.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.72%.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.15%
High School8.69%
Bachelors or Greater6.49%
Some College5.50%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.07%
Female Unemployed40.83%
Female Employed7.45%
Male Employed4.00%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Income

Rockbridge County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,478$69,585
Families$61,820$80,863
Married Families$70,346$
Non Families$28,256$45,301

Rockbridge County, Virginia Marital Status

Rockbridge County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Rockbridge County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans by War

1,807

Number of Veterans

1,732

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam813
Korea271
First Gulf War153
World War II118
Second Gulf War92

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74653
75+529
55 to 64365
35 to 54205
18 to 3455

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7029.78%
Black4810.19%
Hawaiian28100.00%
Indian1881.82%
2 or More113.97%

Rockbridge County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockbridge County, Virginia Employment Status

Rockbridge County, Virginia Employment by Age

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Rockbridge County, Virginia Employment by Race

Rockbridge County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rockbridge County, Virginia

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