Spotsylvania County, Virginia Population 2019

Spotsylvania County, Virginia's estimated population is 132,802 with a growth rate of 1.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Spotsylvania County, Virginia is the 15th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018134,2381,4361.08%
2017132,8021,5311.17%
2016131,2711,3271.02%
2015129,9441,1400.89%
2014128,8041,4191.11%
2013127,3851,5771.25%
2012125,8081,2921.04%
2011124,5161,5451.26%
2010122,97165,568114.22%
199057,40322,96866.70%
198034,43518,011109.66%
197016,4242,60518.85%
196013,8191,89915.93%
195011,9202,01520.34%
19409,905-151-1.50%
193010,056-515-4.87%
192010,5716366.40%
19109,9356967.53%
19009,239-4,994-35.09%
189014,233-595-4.01%
188014,8283,10026.43%
187011,728-4,348-27.05%
186016,0761,1657.81%
185014,911-250-1.65%
184015,161270.18%
183015,1348806.17%
182014,2549587.21%
181013,2962942.26%
180013,0021,75015.55%
179011,2520.00%

How Many People Live in Spotsylvania County, Virginia?

132,802

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94,96872.96%
Black or African American20,64315.86%
Some Other Race5,7884.45%
Two or More Races4,6663.58%
Asian3,4082.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native5670.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1190.09%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Median Age

37.7


Total

36.8


Male

38.6


Female

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Adults

There are 97,002 adults, (16,487 of whom are seniors) in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Age Dependency

61.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

66,214

50.87%

Male

63,945

49.13%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Households and Families

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All77.4%22.6%
Male70%30%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Female58.8%41.2%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All43,279377.4
Married26,3873.4685.7
Non Family9,9881.366.1
Female5,0013.758.8
Male1,9033.5970

3.39

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9283.42%
9th to 12th Grade5,7086.66%
High School Graduate26,10630.48%
Some College18,38921.47%
Associates Degree6,4477.53%
Bachelors Degree16,28019.00%
Graduate Degree9,80411.44%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White62,50057,63120,492
Black13,23311,6603,228
Hispanic6,2244,5871,105
Other Race3,2742,212270
Asian2,2841,875867
Multiple Races1,5491,393502
Native American299286131
Islander8547

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 95.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 43.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,114$53,502$35,706
Less Than High School$25,346$28,676$19,360
High School Grad$35,064$41,038$27,196
Some College$43,518$54,929$32,991
Bachelors Degree$61,289$78,121$49,326
Graduate Degree$76,428$104,231$54,619

$44,114

Average Earnings

$53,502

Average Male

$35,706

Average Female

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language by Age

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language

89.80% of Spotsylvania County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.58% of the population.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White89,8855,6566.29%
Black20,4912,56212.50%
Hispanic11,5621,64314.21%
Other5,6861,14520.14%
Multiple4,6122495.40%
Asian3,4002136.26%
Native567173.00%
Islander1191512.61%

7.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.56%

Male Poverty Rate

8.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia is Other, with 20.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia is Native, with 3.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.67%
High School8.16%
Some College4.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.63%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.27%
Female Unemployed16.26%
Female Employed4.77%
Male Employed3.05%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Income

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$81,434$98,352
Families$91,899$107,648
Married Families$104,728$119,356
Non Families$48,735$60,406

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans

13,854

Number of Veterans

12,093

Male Veterans

1,761

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War5,857
Vietnam4,185
Second Gulf War3,705
Korea721
World War II336
Age Group Veterans
35 to 544,994
55 to 643,461
65 to 742,652
75+1,719
18 to 341,028

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,44414.45%
Black2,71917.86%
Hispanic6068.14%
2 or More28611.22%
Other1524.20%
Asian1044.17%
Indian10331.21%
Hawaiian4647.42%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Education

3.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Employment Status

67.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Spotsylvania 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

49.77%

Born in Virginia

92.82%

Native Born

7.18%

Foreign Born

3.14%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.82% of Spotsylvania County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 49.77% 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.

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