Surry County, Virginia Population 2018

Surry County, Virginia's estimated population is 6,540 with a growth rate of -2.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Surry County, Virginia is the 125th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,540-191-2.84%
20166,7311612.45%
20166,570-100-1.50%
20156,670-111-1.64%
20146,781-7-0.10%
20136,788-51-0.75%
20126,839-84-1.21%
20116,923-122-1.73%
20107,04590014.65%
19906,145991.64%
19806,0461642.79%
19705,882-338-5.43%
19606,2200.00%
19506,220270.44%
19406,193-903-12.73%
19307,096-2,209-23.74%
19209,305-410-4.22%
19109,7151,24614.71%
19008,4692132.58%
18908,25686511.70%
18807,3911,80632.34%
18705,585-548-8.94%
18606,1334547.99%
18505,679-801-12.36%
18406,480-629-8.85%
18307,1095157.81%
18206,594-261-3.81%
18106,8553204.90%
18006,5353084.95%
17906,2270.00%

Surry County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,508
Black or African American3,104
Two or More Races62
Asian29
Some Other Race15
American Indian and Alaska Native13

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

Surry County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Surry County, Virginia Median Age

48.2


Total

46.4


Male

49.3


Female

Surry County, Virginia Adults

There are 5,479 adults, (1,286 of which are seniors) in Surry County, Virginia.

Surry County, Virginia Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Surry County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,414

50.72%

Male

3,317

49.28%

Surry County, Virginia Households and Families

Surry County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Surry County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.4%8.6%
Male84.7%15.3%
All81.7%18.3%
Non Family75.7%24.3%
Female56.5%43.5%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Surry County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7072.4981.7
Married1,4932.991.4
Non Family6821.1875.7
Female4212.8256.5
Male1113.784.7

2.89

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Surry County, Virginia Households

Surry County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2665.37%
9th to 12th Grade54911.08%
High School Graduate1,49130.08%
Some College1,19624.13%
Associates Degree3236.52%
Bachelors Degree80316.20%
Graduate Degree3286.62%

Surry County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6282,352722
Black2,2431,711401
Multiple Races3333
Hispanic23161
Other Race1477
Asian1313
Native American1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.00%.

Surry County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,969$45,429$30,783
Less Than High School$40,536$46,083$17,639
High School Grad$33,026$42,917$27,957
Some College$45,079$53,628$35,074
Bachelors Degree$30,703$38,250$29,883
Graduate Degree$35,521$$50,613

$36,969

Average Earnings

$45,429

Average Male

$30,783

Average Female

Surry County, Virginia Language

Surry County, Virginia Language by Age

Surry County, Virginia Language

98.69% of Surry County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.31% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Surry County, Virginia Poverty

Surry County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,10442413.66%
White3,49635010.01%
Asian291655.17%
Native1313100.00%
Other1516.67%

11.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.30%

Male Poverty Rate

11.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Surry County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Surry County, Virginia is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Surry County, Virginia is Other, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.61%.

Surry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School11.74%
Less Than High School10.67%
Some College7.44%
Bachelors or Greater4.77%

Surry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.61%
Male Unemployed29.37%
Male Employed6.89%
Female Employed3.38%

Surry County, Virginia Income

Surry County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,632$63,661
Families$64,059$71,236
Married Families$71,042$
Non Families$32,350$38,172

Surry County, Virginia Marital Status

Surry County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Surry County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Surry 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 55To64.

Surry County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Surry County, Virginia Veterans

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by War

624

Number of Veterans

582

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam270
Second Gulf War93
First Gulf War89
World War II30
Korea23

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74172
55 to 64158
35 to 54154
75+97
18 to 3443

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White43614.97%
Black1797.26%
2 or More920.93%

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by Education

11.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Surry County, Virginia Employment Status

Surry County, Virginia Employment by Age

61%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Surry County, Virginia Employment by Race

Surry County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Surry County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Claremont372346-26-6.99%
Dendron273249-24-8.79%
Surry243225-18-7.41%
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