Rockingham County, Virginia Population 2019

Rockingham County, Virginia's estimated population is 80,313 with a growth rate of 1.25% 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
201881,2449311.16%
201780,3139901.25%
201679,3238701.11%
201578,4535680.73%
201477,8854630.60%
201377,4222860.37%
201277,1362860.37%
201176,8504430.58%
201076,40718,92532.92%
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
White73,293
Black or African American2,005
Two or More Races1,502
Some Other Race941
Asian601
American Indian and Alaska Native238
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander73

Rockingham County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Rockingham County, Virginia Median Age

41.8


Total

40.6


Male

42.7


Female

Rockingham County, Virginia Adults

There are 60,977 adults, (14,200 of whom are seniors) in Rockingham County, Virginia.

Rockingham County, Virginia Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockingham County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

40,168

51.07%

Male

38,485

48.93%

Rockingham County, Virginia Households and Families

Rockingham County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockingham County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All73.3%26.7%
Male60.3%39.7%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female55.6%44.4%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,5032.5273.3
Married17,6863.0484.4
Non Family8,6651.2258.3
Female2,8983.0855.6
Male1,2542.8960.3

2.98

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockingham County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,3568.11%
9th to 12th Grade5,0379.38%
High School Graduate18,77534.97%
Some College9,02816.81%
Associates Degree3,1855.93%
Bachelors Degree7,86514.65%
Graduate Degree5,44810.15%

Rockingham County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,56541,56712,720
Hispanic2,5191,293102
Black1,016890218
Other Race5941657
Multiple Races46734065
Asian320305195
Native American216196
Islander515115

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 asian people with a rate of 60.94%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,211$41,969$28,221
Less Than High School$25,188$32,169$16,681
High School Grad$30,630$36,580$24,563
Some College$33,885$42,909$28,097
Bachelors Degree$44,968$56,587$40,325
Graduate Degree$57,411$70,491$47,363

$35,211

Average Earnings

$41,969

Average Male

$28,221

Average Female

Rockingham County, Virginia Language

Rockingham County, Virginia Language by Age

Rockingham County, Virginia Language

91.30% of Rockingham County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 8.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.33% of the population.

Rockingham County, Virginia Poverty

Rockingham County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68,9086,1978.99%
Hispanic4,9581,31826.58%
Black1,82041822.97%
Other90427129.98%
Multiple1,42519213.47%
Asian574579.93%

10.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.07%

Male Poverty Rate

11.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockingham County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockingham County, Virginia is Other, with 29.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockingham County, Virginia is White, with 8.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.98%
High School8.17%
Some College7.09%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.24%
Male Unemployed25.70%
Female Employed5.48%
Male Employed4.03%

Rockingham County, Virginia Income

Rockingham County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,651$73,966
Families$66,078$83,060
Married Families$72,862$90,477
Non Families$34,495$47,328

Rockingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Rockingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rockingham County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans

4,621

Number of Veterans

4,322

Male Veterans

299

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,794
First Gulf War896
Second Gulf War648
Korea393
World War II224

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,4817.78%
Hispanic1284.02%
Black654.58%
2 or More355.83%
Other223.20%
Hawaiian1016.95%
Asian82.06%

Rockingham County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockingham County, Virginia Employment Status

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

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%
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