Tazewell County, Virginia Population 2018

Tazewell County, Virginia's estimated population is 41,095 with a growth rate of -2.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tazewell County, Virginia is the 42nd largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201742,6891,5943.88%
201741,095-951-2.26%
201642,046-852-1.99%
201542,898-484-1.12%
201443,382-643-1.46%
201344,025-252-0.57%
201244,277-461-1.03%
201144,738-393-0.87%
201045,131-829-1.80%
199045,960-4,551-9.01%
198050,51110,69526.86%
197039,816-4,975-11.11%
196044,791-2,721-5.73%
195047,5125,90514.19%
194041,6079,13028.11%
193032,4774,63716.66%
192027,8402,89411.60%
191024,9461,5626.68%
190023,3843,48517.51%
189019,8997,03854.72%
188012,8612,07019.18%
187010,7918718.78%
18609,920-22-0.22%
18509,9423,65258.06%
18406,2905419.41%
18305,7491,83346.81%
18203,91690930.23%
18103,00788041.37%
18002,1270.00%

Tazewell County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White40,438
Black or African American1,285
Two or More Races585
Asian213
American Indian and Alaska Native97
Some Other Race54
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Tazewell County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Tazewell County, Virginia Median Age

44.3


Total

41.5


Male

46.6


Female

Tazewell County, Virginia Adults

There are 34,409 adults, (8,443 of whom are seniors) in Tazewell County, Virginia.

Tazewell County, Virginia Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Tazewell County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

21,634

50.68%

Male

21,055

49.32%

Tazewell County, Virginia Households and Families

Tazewell County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Tazewell County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All76.8%23.2%
Male69.3%30.7%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Female63.7%36.3%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tazewell County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,3302.3876.8
Married8,9572.9787.1
Non Family5,7981.1365.9
Female1,8023.2963.7
Male7732.7169.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tazewell County, Virginia Households

Tazewell County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7939.03%
9th to 12th Grade3,49011.28%
High School Graduate11,08135.83%
Some College5,83218.86%
Associates Degree3,0179.76%
Bachelors Degree2,9409.51%
Graduate Degree1,7745.74%

Tazewell County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,36923,3934,383
Black79260444
Multiple Races27122455
Hispanic22117780
Asian18016877
Native American907458
Other Race2615
Islander171717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Tazewell County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,181$36,664$25,061
Less Than High School$21,543$27,156$12,316
High School Grad$27,685$32,195$21,812
Some College$29,587$36,858$23,859
Bachelors Degree$38,785$51,322$34,940
Graduate Degree$62,375$93,750$46,573

$31,181

Average Earnings

$36,664

Average Male

$25,061

Average Female

Tazewell County, Virginia Language

Tazewell County, Virginia Language by Age

Tazewell County, Virginia Language

98.28% of Tazewell County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.63% of the population.

Tazewell County, Virginia Poverty

Tazewell County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,1446,03415.41%
Black93930332.27%
Multiple509418.06%
Hispanic2783010.79%
Asian2082210.58%

15.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.20%

Male Poverty Rate

17.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tazewell County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tazewell County, Virginia is Black, with 32.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tazewell County, Virginia is Multiple, with 8.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.20%.

Tazewell County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.81%
Some College11.89%
High School10.49%
Bachelors or Greater3.24%

Tazewell County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.71%
Male Unemployed17.62%
Female Employed7.53%
Male Employed6.01%

Tazewell County, Virginia Income

Tazewell County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,309$58,691
Families$52,395$73,655
Married Families$61,615$
Non Families$20,687$27,969

Tazewell County, Virginia Marital Status

Tazewell County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Tazewell County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Tazewell 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 45To54.

Tazewell County, Virginia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Tazewell County, Virginia Veterans

Tazewell County, Virginia Veterans by War

2,347

Number of Veterans

2,260

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,117
First Gulf War407
Korea271
Second Gulf War216
World War II163

Tazewell County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74867
75+598
35 to 54446
55 to 64389
18 to 3447

Tazewell County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2336.85%
Black858.26%
Hispanic226.65%
Indian1515.46%
2 or More143.43%

Tazewell County, Virginia Veterans by Education

12.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tazewell County, Virginia Employment Status

Tazewell County, Virginia Employment by Age

49.9%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Tazewell County, Virginia Employment by Race

Tazewell County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tazewell County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Richlands58235428-395-6.78%
Bluefield54414968-473-8.69%
Tazewell46444365-279-6.01%
Cedar Bluff11371061-76-6.68%
Pocahontas402376-26-6.47%
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