Shenandoah County, Virginia Population 2019

Shenandoah County, Virginia's estimated population is 43,271 with a growth rate of 0.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shenandoah County, Virginia is the 39th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201843,4972260.52%
201743,2713860.90%
201642,885440.10%
201542,8411100.26%
201442,7312240.53%
201342,507-23-0.05%
201242,5302670.63%
201142,2632120.50%
201042,05110,41532.92%
199031,6364,07714.79%
198027,5594,70720.60%
197022,8521,0274.71%
196021,8256563.10%
195021,1692711.30%
194020,8982431.18%
193020,655-153-0.74%
192020,808-134-0.64%
191020,9426893.40%
190020,2535822.96%
189019,6711,4678.06%
188018,2043,26821.88%
187014,9361,0407.48%
186013,8961280.93%
185013,7682,15018.51%
184011,618-8,132-41.17%
183019,7508244.35%
182018,9265,28038.69%
181013,646-177-1.28%
180013,8233,31331.52%
179010,5100.00%

How Many People Live in Shenandoah County, Virginia?

43,271

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40,34594.15%
Two or More Races9542.23%
Black or African American7771.81%
Some Other Race3780.88%
Asian3410.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native590.14%

Shenandoah County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Shenandoah County, Virginia Median Age

44.2


Total

42.5


Male

46


Female

Shenandoah County, Virginia Adults

There are 33,733 adults, (8,796 of whom are seniors) in Shenandoah County, Virginia.

Shenandoah County, Virginia Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Shenandoah County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

22,004

51.35%

Male

20,850

48.65%

Shenandoah County, Virginia Households and Families

Shenandoah County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shenandoah County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All69.7%30.3%
Male60.8%39.2%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Female46.4%53.6%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,2622.4669.7
Married9,3863.0380.4
Non Family5,5691.1759.4
Female1,5783.1746.4
Male7293.2960.8

2.99

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shenandoah County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7445.70%
9th to 12th Grade2,5238.25%
High School Graduate11,77238.49%
Some College6,40520.94%
Associates Degree2,2747.44%
Bachelors Degree3,94012.88%
Graduate Degree1,9276.30%

Shenandoah County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,89024,5225,500
Hispanic1,408666103
Black59354644
Multiple Races438387105
Asian282210101
Other Race17670
Native American595918

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,474$40,271$27,059
Less Than High School$22,490$25,789$18,859
High School Grad$31,236$39,637$22,584
Some College$33,369$41,445$26,733
Bachelors Degree$45,325$61,369$39,328
Graduate Degree$52,158$62,500$51,203

$33,474

Average Earnings

$40,271

Average Male

$27,059

Average Female

Shenandoah County, Virginia Language

Shenandoah County, Virginia Language by Age

Shenandoah County, Virginia Language

92.48% of Shenandoah County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 7.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.08% of the population.

Shenandoah County, Virginia Poverty

Shenandoah County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,4803,6039.61%
Hispanic2,97033411.25%
Black73715120.49%
Multiple95414014.68%
Asian32711836.09%
Other3785113.49%
Native592338.98%

10.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.05%

Male Poverty Rate

12.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shenandoah County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shenandoah County, Virginia is Native, with 38.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shenandoah County, Virginia is White, with 9.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.85%
High School10.60%
Some College8.30%
Bachelors or Greater4.84%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed46.39%
Female Unemployed33.17%
Female Employed5.63%
Male Employed2.94%

Shenandoah County, Virginia Income

Shenandoah County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,934$65,459
Families$63,947$76,415
Married Families$69,894-
Non Families$26,832$39,458

Shenandoah County, Virginia Marital Status

Shenandoah County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Shenandoah County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Shenandoah 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 55-64.

Shenandoah County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Shenandoah County, Virginia Veterans

3,454

Number of Veterans

3,195

Male Veterans

259

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,493
Second Gulf War621
First Gulf War534
Korea304
World War II104

Shenandoah County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,22510.09%
Black16924.42%
2 or More316.83%
Hispanic291.60%
Indian2949.15%

Shenandoah County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shenandoah County, Virginia Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Shenandoah County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

64.89%

Born in Virginia

95.20%

Native Born

4.80%

Foreign Born

3.14%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.20% of Shenandoah County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 64.89% having been born in Virginia. 3.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Shenandoah County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Strasburg639865831852.89%
Woodstock509752481512.96%
New Market21462207612.84%
Mount Jackson19942041472.36%
Edinburg10411068272.59%
Toms Brook25826241.55%
  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