Stafford County, Virginia Population 2019

Stafford County, Virginia's estimated population is 146,790 with a growth rate of 2.24% 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
2018149,9603,1702.16%
2017146,7903,2122.24%
2016143,5782,6611.89%
2015140,9172,1041.52%
2014138,8132,8742.11%
2013135,9392,5641.92%
2012133,3751,1780.89%
2011132,1972,3621.82%
2010129,83568,599112.02%
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%

How Many People Live in Stafford County, Virginia?

146,790

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White97,46269.04%
Black or African American23,94016.96%
Two or More Races7,4985.31%
Some Other Race7,3295.19%
Asian4,4363.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native3820.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1120.08%

Stafford County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Stafford County, Virginia Median Age

35.2


Total

34.3


Male

36.1


Female

Stafford County, Virginia Adults

There are 103,613 adults, (13,257 of whom are seniors) in Stafford County, Virginia.

Stafford County, Virginia Age Dependency

56.2

Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Stafford County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

70,175

49.71%

Male

70,984

50.29%

Stafford County, Virginia Households and Families

Stafford County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stafford County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All75.8%24.2%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Male64.8%35.2%
Female53.4%46.6%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All45,3453.0475.8
Married29,8383.4682.9
Non Family8,3541.3566.9
Female5,1523.1953.4
Male2,0013.3264.8

3.33

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stafford County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8422.06%
9th to 12th Grade3,7924.23%
High School Graduate20,02022.35%
Some College21,30323.79%
Associates Degree7,9678.90%
Bachelors Degree20,41022.79%
Graduate Degree14,22115.88%

Stafford County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White60,13457,12024,308
Black15,23814,2845,752
Hispanic8,8347,6092,146
Other Race4,2493,338750
Asian3,1842,8611,558
Multiple Races2,2922,096859
Native American28026384
Islander837941

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 95.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 49.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,420$72,050$40,520
Less Than High School$29,230$33,602$19,447
High School Grad$36,523$46,837$28,277
Some College$45,888$57,352$34,917
Bachelors Degree$74,604$98,950$51,705
Graduate Degree$100,311$122,454$69,663

$54,420

Average Earnings

$72,050

Average Male

$40,520

Average Female

Stafford County, Virginia Language

Stafford County, Virginia Language by Age

Stafford County, Virginia Language

86.52% of Stafford County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 13.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.96% of the population.

Stafford County, Virginia Poverty

Stafford County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White87,3973,5434.05%
Black23,2261,3785.93%
Hispanic16,1158305.15%
Multiple7,3355727.80%
Other7,2165687.87%
Asian4,3672225.08%
Native374184.81%
Islander831012.05%

4.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.89%

Male Poverty Rate

5.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stafford County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stafford County, Virginia is Islander, with 12.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stafford County, Virginia is White, with 4.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School8.39%
High School6.60%
Some College4.04%
Bachelors or Greater1.24%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed19.98%
Female Unemployed11.54%
Female Employed3.08%
Male Employed1.34%

Stafford County, Virginia Income

Stafford County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$103,005$118,670
Families$112,452$126,803
Married Families$127,123-
Non Families$55,255$72,684

Stafford County, Virginia Marital Status

Stafford County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Stafford County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans

19,860

Number of Veterans

16,408

Male Veterans

3,452

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War10,610
Second Gulf War9,648
Vietnam3,600
Korea543
World War II228
Age Group Veterans
35 to 549,885
55 to 643,923
18 to 342,525
65 to 742,205
75+1,322

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14,03119.90%
Black4,36425.27%
Hispanic1,76017.08%
Other57611.77%
2 or More54516.13%
Asian2808.26%
Indian4514.66%
Hawaiian1922.89%

Stafford County, Virginia Veterans by Education

1.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stafford County, Virginia Employment Status

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Stafford 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

37.17%

Born in Virginia

90.81%

Native Born

9.19%

Foreign Born

3.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.81% of Stafford County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 37.17% having been born in Virginia. 3.71% 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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