Rockingham County, Virginia Population 2018

Rockingham County, Virginia's estimated population is 80,227 with a growth rate of 2.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rockingham County, Virginia is the 25th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201780,2271,8002.30%
201678,427-871-1.10%
201679,2988481.08%
201578,4505760.74%
201477,8744570.59%
201377,4172910.38%
201277,1262770.36%
201176,8494480.59%
201076,40118,91932.91%
199057,4824440.78%
198057,0389,14819.10%
197047,8907,40518.29%
196040,4855,40615.41%
195035,0793,79012.11%
194031,2891,5805.32%
193029,709-338-1.12%
192030,047-4,856-13.91%
191034,9031,3764.10%
190033,5272,2287.12%
189031,2991,7325.86%
188029,5675,89924.92%
187023,6682601.11%
186023,4083,11415.34%
185020,2942,95017.01%
184017,344-3,339-16.14%
183020,6835,89939.90%
182014,7842,03115.93%
181012,7532,37922.93%
180010,3742,92539.27%
17907,4490.00%

Rockingham County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White73,682
Black or African American1,637
Some Other Race1,218
Two or More Races1,089
Asian551
American Indian and Alaska Native215
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

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

Rockingham 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

Rockingham County, Virginia Median Age

41.6


Total

40.6


Male

42.5


Female

Rockingham County, Virginia Adults

There are 60,702 adults, (14,038 of which are seniors) in Rockingham County, Virginia.

Rockingham County, Virginia Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockingham County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

39,926

50.91%

Male

38,501

49.09%

Rockingham County, Virginia Households and Families

Rockingham County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockingham County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All74.1%25.9%
Male61.5%38.5%
Non Family59.5%40.5%
Female58.6%41.4%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockingham County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,8832.5774.1
Married17,3043.184.7
Non Family8,5241.2359.5
Female2,8343.1658.6
Male1,221361.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockingham County, Virginia Households

Rockingham County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,5418.52%
9th to 12th Grade5,0309.44%
High School Graduate18,65535.00%
Some College8,89616.69%
Associates Degree3,0855.79%
Bachelors Degree7,90014.82%
Graduate Degree5,1919.74%

Rockingham County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,51341,44712,570
Hispanic2,3311,044158
Black921792142
Other Race69930974
Asian285280173
Multiple Races26015845
Native American13893
Islander35355

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 60.70%.

Rockingham County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,369$39,369$26,731
Less Than High School$23,301$30,759$15,705
High School Grad$29,247$32,381$23,389
Some College$31,480$39,357$26,287
Bachelors Degree$44,535$57,739$38,740
Graduate Degree$55,646$70,175$46,042

$32,369

Average Earnings

$39,369

Average Male

$26,731

Average Female

Rockingham County, Virginia Language

Rockingham County, Virginia Language by Age

Rockingham County, Virginia Language

91.62% of Rockingham County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 8.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.61% of the population.

Rockingham County, Virginia Poverty

Rockingham County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White69,0716,7279.74%
Hispanic4,7721,71735.98%
Other1,21558247.90%
Black1,41647533.55%
Multiple1,0601049.81%
Asian53181.51%

11.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.55%

Male Poverty Rate

12.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockingham County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockingham County, Virginia is Other, with 47.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockingham County, Virginia is Asian, with 1.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.95%.

Rockingham County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.86%
High School9.56%
Some College7.85%
Bachelors or Greater2.25%

Rockingham County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.78%
Male Unemployed24.65%
Female Employed6.17%
Male Employed4.43%

Rockingham County, Virginia Income

Rockingham County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,029$70,169
Families$63,030$78,906
Married Families$69,283$
Non Families$32,312$45,079

Rockingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Rockingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockingham County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Rockingham 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.

Rockingham County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans by War

4,822

Number of Veterans

4,549

Male Veterans

273

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,855
First Gulf War837
Second Gulf War516
Korea433
World War II291

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,322
75+1,268
35 to 541,027
55 to 64952
18 to 34253

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,7218.19%
Hispanic752.50%
Black443.47%
2 or More214.67%
Other182.22%
Hawaiian1028.57%
Indian63.33%
Asian20.57%

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockingham County, Virginia Employment Status

Rockingham County, Virginia Employment by Age

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rockingham County, Virginia Employment by Race

Rockingham County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rockingham County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bridgewater563560484137.33%
Broadway368638601744.72%
Elkton272428501264.63%
Grottoes 266827991314.91%
Timberville252626401144.51%
Dayton15401609694.48%
Mount Crawford433452194.39%
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