Staunton city, Virginia Population 2019

Staunton city, Virginia's estimated population is 24,566 with a growth rate of 1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Staunton city, Virginia is the 69th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201824,9223561.45%
201724,5663001.24%
201624,266470.19%
201524,219-68-0.28%
201424,2871860.77%
201324,1012941.23%
201223,807-213-0.89%
201124,0202841.20%
201023,736-725-2.96%
199024,4612,60411.91%
198021,857-2,647-10.80%
197024,5042,27210.22%
196022,2322,30511.57%
195019,9276,59049.41%
194013,3371,34711.23%
193011,9901,36712.87%
192010,623190.18%
191010,6043,31545.48%
19007,2890.00%

How Many People Live in Staunton city, Virginia?

24,566

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,30483.65%
Black or African American2,71411.18%
Two or More Races9183.78%
Asian2040.84%
Some Other Race750.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native580.24%

Staunton city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Staunton city, Virginia Median Age

42


Total

39.8


Male

43


Female

Staunton city, Virginia Adults

There are 19,728 adults, (4,919 of whom are seniors) in Staunton city, Virginia.

Staunton city, Virginia Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Staunton city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

13,143

54.15%

Male

11,130

45.85%

Staunton city, Virginia Households and Families

Staunton city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Staunton city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76%24%
All57.5%42.5%
Male54.7%45.3%
Female46.2%53.8%
Non Family42.5%57.5%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,4772.1957.5
Non Family4,5961.2342.5
Married4,4322.8876
Female1,0383.1346.2
Male4113.0754.7

2.86

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Staunton city, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6083.52%
9th to 12th Grade1,1916.89%
High School Graduate5,02329.04%
Some College3,21718.60%
Associates Degree1,4178.19%
Bachelors Degree3,26818.89%
Graduate Degree2,57314.88%

Staunton city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,81913,4025,292
Black1,7281,408322
Multiple Races353331112
Hispanic30227877
Asian787838
Native American4428
Other Race3924

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.72%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,186$35,668$29,795
Less Than High School$26,078$25,206$33,000
High School Grad$23,404$26,167$20,757
Some College$32,333$37,238$28,319
Bachelors Degree$40,126$41,155$37,592
Graduate Degree$52,851$60,750$43,889

$32,186

Average Earnings

$35,668

Average Male

$29,795

Average Female

Staunton city, Virginia Language

Staunton city, Virginia Language by Age

Staunton city, Virginia Language

96.16% of Staunton city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Staunton city, Virginia Poverty

Staunton city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,9882,42212.76%
Black2,37245018.97%
Hispanic59511218.82%
Asian1315340.46%
Native501530.00%
Multiple874121.37%
Other59711.86%

13.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.80%

Male Poverty Rate

15.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Staunton city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Staunton city, Virginia is Asian, with 40.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Staunton city, Virginia is Multiple, with 1.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.62%
High School15.67%
Some College9.73%
Bachelors or Greater5.23%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.93%
Male Unemployed20.85%
Female Employed10.10%
Male Employed6.04%

Staunton city, Virginia Income

Staunton city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,435$62,236
Families$65,955$76,139
Married Families$76,081-
Non Families$28,835$42,309

Staunton city, Virginia Marital Status

Staunton city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Staunton city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Staunton city, 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.

Staunton city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Staunton city, Virginia Veterans

1,722

Number of Veterans

1,479

Male Veterans

243

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam525
First Gulf War360
Second Gulf War265
World War II152
Korea148

Staunton city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4808.83%
Black1939.09%
Hispanic5411.09%
2 or More428.47%
Other711.29%

Staunton city, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Staunton city, Virginia Employment Status

61%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Staunton city, 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

61.66%

Born in Virginia

97.03%

Native Born

2.97%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.03% of Staunton city, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 61.66% having been born in Virginia. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Population of Cities in Staunton city, Virginia

  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