Russell County, Virginia Population 2018

Russell County, Virginia's estimated population is 27,048 with a growth rate of -3.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Russell County, Virginia is the 65th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,048-925-3.31%
201627,9735792.11%
201627,394-432-1.55%
201527,826-220-0.78%
201428,046-263-0.93%
201328,309-91-0.32%
201228,400-256-0.89%
201128,656-198-0.69%
201028,8541870.65%
199028,667-3,094-9.74%
198031,7617,22829.46%
197024,533-1,757-6.68%
196026,290-528-1.97%
195026,8181910.72%
194026,6276702.58%
193025,957-829-3.09%
192026,7863,31214.11%
191023,4745,44330.19%
190018,0311,90511.81%
189016,1262,22015.96%
188013,9062,80325.25%
187011,1038238.01%
186010,280-1,639-13.75%
185011,9194,04151.29%
18407,8781,16417.34%
18306,7141,17821.28%
18205,536-783-12.39%
18106,3191,51131.43%
18004,8081,47044.04%
17903,3380.00%

Russell County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,209
Two or More Races292
Black or African American277
Some Other Race148
Asian33
American Indian and Alaska Native14

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

Russell County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Russell County, Virginia Median Age

44.1


Total

43.2


Male

45.3


Female

Russell County, Virginia Adults

There are 22,434 adults, (5,175 of which are seniors) in Russell County, Virginia.

Russell County, Virginia Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Russell County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

14,280

51.05%

Male

13,693

48.95%

Russell County, Virginia Households and Families

Russell County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Russell County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All77.8%22.2%
Male74.4%25.6%
Non Family68.1%31.9%
Female62.4%37.6%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Russell County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9372.5177.8
Married5,7343.1787.1
Non Family3,8881.1268.1
Female9563.6762.4
Male3594.0374.4

3.21

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Russell County, Virginia Households

Russell County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,51412.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,9089.39%
High School Graduate7,21935.53%
Some College4,24520.89%
Associates Degree1,7668.69%
Bachelors Degree1,7938.83%
Graduate Degree8724.29%

Russell County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,82315,5242,623
Black20717318
Hispanic20512816
Other Race9852
Multiple Races94705
Native American1410
Asian13133

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 23.08%.

Russell County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,984$42,394$26,982
Less Than High School$19,333$26,042$9,938
High School Grad$23,963$33,288$18,019
Some College$33,442$45,698$27,886
Bachelors Degree$46,603$57,935$39,206
Graduate Degree$47,177$56,806$36,941

$32,984

Average Earnings

$42,394

Average Male

$26,982

Average Female

Russell County, Virginia Language

Russell County, Virginia Language by Age

Russell County, Virginia Language

98.00% of Russell County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Russell County, Virginia Poverty

Russell County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,8714,56016.97%
Black1895529.10%
Hispanic3083210.39%
Multiple2883010.42%
Asian332369.70%
Native141071.43%

17.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.38%

Male Poverty Rate

19.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Russell County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Russell County, Virginia is Native, with 71.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Russell County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 10.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.70%.

Russell County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.71%
High School18.06%
Some College10.48%
Bachelors or Greater4.08%

Russell County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.88%
Male Unemployed18.90%
Female Employed5.34%
Male Employed5.11%

Russell County, Virginia Income

Russell County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,370$50,577
Families$52,212$60,942
Married Families$56,290$
Non Families$19,632$29,915

Russell County, Virginia Marital Status

Russell County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Russell County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Russell 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 55To64.

Russell County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Russell County, Virginia Veterans

Russell County, Virginia Veterans by War

1,304

Number of Veterans

1,186

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam406
First Gulf War150
Second Gulf War149
World War II90
Korea61

Russell County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+374
55 to 64300
65 to 74266
35 to 54221
18 to 34143

Russell County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2675.78%
Hispanic206.99%
Black187.86%
Indian1071.43%
2 or More99.57%

Russell County, Virginia Veterans by Education

9.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Russell County, Virginia Employment Status

Russell County, Virginia Employment by Age

48.8%

Labor Force Participation

45.5%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Russell County, Virginia Employment by Race

Russell County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Russell County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lebanon34443285-159-4.62%
Honaker14471365-82-5.67%
St. Paul 956907-49-5.13%
Cleveland193184-9-4.66%
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