Stafford County, Virginia Population 2018

Stafford County, Virginia's estimated population is 146,649 with a growth rate of 5.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stafford County, Virginia is the 13th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017146,6497,1015.09%
2016139,548-3,929-2.74%
2016143,4772,5861.84%
2015140,8912,0891.51%
2014138,8022,8242.08%
2013135,9782,6021.95%
2012133,3761,1690.88%
2011132,2072,3851.84%
2010129,82268,586112.00%
199061,23620,76651.31%
198040,47015,88364.60%
197024,5877,71145.69%
196016,8764,97441.79%
195011,9022,35424.65%
19409,5481,49818.61%
19308,050-54-0.67%
19208,104340.42%
19108,070-27-0.33%
19008,0977359.98%
18907,3621512.09%
18807,21179112.32%
18706,420-2,135-24.96%
18608,5555116.35%
18508,044-410-4.85%
18408,454-908-9.70%
18309,362-155-1.63%
18209,517-313-3.18%
18109,830-141-1.41%
18009,9713833.99%
17909,5880.00%

Stafford County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White96,726
Black or African American23,914
Some Other Race7,443
Two or More Races6,359
Asian4,552
American Indian and Alaska Native439
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander115

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

Stafford 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

Stafford County, Virginia Median Age

35


Total

33.9


Male

36


Female

Stafford County, Virginia Adults

There are 102,149 adults, (12,699 of which are seniors) in Stafford County, Virginia.

Stafford County, Virginia Age Dependency

56

Age Dependency Ratio

14.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Stafford County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

69,303

49.66%

Male

70,245

50.34%

Stafford County, Virginia Households and Families

Stafford County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stafford County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
All75.2%24.8%
Non Family67.5%32.5%
Male61.7%38.3%
Female55%45%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stafford County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All44,3113.0775.2
Married28,9663.581.9
Non Family8,3441.3467.5
Female5,1723.3655
Male1,8293.3761.7

3.39

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stafford County, Virginia Households

Stafford County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6591.89%
9th to 12th Grade4,0204.57%
High School Graduate20,33223.13%
Some College21,51624.48%
Associates Degree7,5598.60%
Bachelors Degree19,23721.88%
Graduate Degree13,58015.45%

Stafford County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White59,89356,70523,307
Black14,88113,7725,370
Hispanic8,2807,2102,109
Other Race4,2633,436768
Asian3,1282,8761,405
Multiple Races1,8901,753674
Native American29927675
Islander897034

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 44.92%.

Stafford County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,445$68,041$38,825
Less Than High School$26,281$29,199$19,073
High School Grad$34,624$43,114$26,829
Some College$45,852$57,912$35,393
Bachelors Degree$68,621$89,974$50,776
Graduate Degree$100,139$121,510$65,326

$52,445

Average Earnings

$68,041

Average Male

$38,825

Average Female

Stafford County, Virginia Language

Stafford County, Virginia Language by Age

Stafford County, Virginia Language

86.32% of Stafford County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 13.68% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.02% of the population.

Stafford County, Virginia Poverty

Stafford County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White87,8803,6854.19%
Black23,2701,2625.42%
Hispanic14,7901,1147.53%
Other7,18876810.68%
Multiple6,2435809.29%
Asian4,5002365.24%
Native414307.25%

5.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.25%

Male Poverty Rate

5.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stafford County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stafford County, Virginia is Other, with 10.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stafford County, Virginia is White, with 4.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.88%.

Stafford County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.38%
High School6.18%
Some College4.04%
Bachelors or Greater1.56%

Stafford County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed15.00%
Female Unemployed14.70%
Female Employed2.87%
Male Employed1.33%

Stafford County, Virginia Income

Stafford County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$97,528$114,982
Families$107,987$123,187
Married Families$123,327$
Non Families$52,967$69,958

Stafford County, Virginia Marital Status

Stafford County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Stafford County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Stafford 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.

Stafford County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans by War

19,048

Number of Veterans

16,052

Male Veterans

2,996

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War10,495
Second Gulf War8,468
Vietnam3,680
Korea620
World War II255

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 549,544
55 to 643,804
18 to 342,287
65 to 742,076
75+1,337

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White13,75419.82%
Black4,22024.69%
Hispanic1,39915.11%
2 or More37714.58%
Other3717.84%
Asian2928.45%
Indian216.54%
Hawaiian1314.61%

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans by Education

2.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stafford County, Virginia Employment Status

Stafford County, Virginia Employment by Age

68.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Stafford County, Virginia Employment by Race

Stafford 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