Spotsylvania County, Virginia Population 2018

Spotsylvania County, Virginia's estimated population is 133,033 with a growth rate of 2.98% 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
2017133,0333,8522.98%
2016129,181-2,224-1.69%
2016131,4051,3731.06%
2015130,0321,1520.89%
2014128,8801,4351.13%
2013127,4451,6121.28%
2012125,8331,2991.04%
2011124,5341,5561.27%
2010122,97865,575114.24%
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%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White95,246
Black or African American20,763
Some Other Race5,245
Two or More Races3,935
Asian3,273
American Indian and Alaska Native560
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander159

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

Spotsylvania 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

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Median Age

37.3


Total

36.3


Male

38.1


Female

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Adults

There are 95,852 adults, (15,631 of which are seniors) in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

65,752

50.90%

Male

63,429

49.10%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Households and Families

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All77.1%22.9%
Male70.5%29.5%
Non Family67%33%
Female57.5%42.5%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All43,1052.9977.1
Married26,2683.4585.2
Non Family9,9091.3567
Female5,1163.5757.5
Male1,8123.5970.5

3.37

Average Family Size

2.99

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Households

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0403.60%
9th to 12th Grade5,7626.82%
High School Graduate26,49331.36%
Some College18,09021.42%
Associates Degree6,0837.20%
Bachelors Degree15,38518.21%
Graduate Degree9,61411.38%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White62,17156,89519,853
Black13,01311,5442,942
Hispanic5,8824,3781,035
Other Race2,8082,010214
Asian2,2241,808782
Multiple Races1,3591,205501
Native American307284170
Islander82246

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 92.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 55.37%.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,940$52,427$34,893
Less Than High School$25,114$28,990$17,253
High School Grad$33,996$40,986$26,989
Some College$41,648$53,226$32,251
Bachelors Degree$59,890$77,465$47,180
Graduate Degree$74,233$102,623$53,226

$42,940

Average Earnings

$52,427

Average Male

$34,893

Average Female

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language by Age

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language

89.60% of Spotsylvania County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.49% of the population.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White89,9655,9376.60%
Black20,6112,87013.92%
Hispanic10,9911,52813.90%
Other5,15395018.44%
Multiple3,8823829.84%
Asian3,2622006.13%
Islander15910364.78%
Native548274.93%

8.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.83%

Male Poverty Rate

9.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia is Islander, with 64.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia is Native, with 4.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.78%.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.45%
High School8.23%
Some College5.10%
Bachelors or Greater3.42%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.90%
Female Unemployed22.73%
Female Employed5.08%
Male Employed3.24%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Income

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,742$94,191
Families$89,152$103,052
Married Families$101,328$114,304
Non Families$47,772$58,242

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by War

13,546

Number of Veterans

11,879

Male Veterans

1,667

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War5,568
Vietnam4,169
Second Gulf War3,528
Korea759
World War II366

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 545,019
55 to 643,325
65 to 742,512
75+1,573
18 to 341,117

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,42114.43%
Black2,48116.46%
Hispanic4606.50%
2 or More29214.38%
Other1163.69%
Asian1124.53%
Indian10429.71%
Hawaiian2021.05%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Employment Status

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Employment by Age

67.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Employment by Race

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Employment by Education

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