Waynesboro city, Virginia Population 2018

Waynesboro city, Virginia's estimated population is 22,327 with a growth rate of 2.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Waynesboro city, Virginia is the 77th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,3275252.41%
201621,8024362.04%
201621,366-136-0.63%
201521,5022141.01%
201421,2881070.51%
201321,1811110.53%
201221,070-35-0.17%
201121,1051090.52%
201020,9962,44713.19%
199018,5493,22021.01%
198015,329-1,378-8.25%
197016,7071,0136.45%
196015,6943,33727.00%
195012,3570.00%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,478
Black or African American2,702
Two or More Races569
Some Other Race314
Asian230
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander46
American Indian and Alaska Native27

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

Waynesboro city, 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

Waynesboro city, Virginia Median Age

39.5


Total

37.2


Male

41.9


Female

Waynesboro city, Virginia Adults

There are 16,366 adults, (3,782 of which are seniors) in Waynesboro city, Virginia.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Waynesboro city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,161

52.24%

Male

10,205

47.76%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Households and Families

Waynesboro city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waynesboro city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All57.9%42.1%
Non Family47.8%52.2%
Male39.7%60.3%
Female35.4%64.6%

57.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waynesboro city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0442.3457.9
Married3,5803.0579.3
Non Family3,5471.1747.8
Female1,3353.5135.4
Male5822.4339.7

2.94

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waynesboro city, Virginia Households

Waynesboro city, Virginia Education

Waynesboro city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5333.64%
9th to 12th Grade1,48010.09%
High School Graduate5,11034.85%
Some College3,22822.02%
Associates Degree9936.77%
Bachelors Degree1,95613.34%
Graduate Degree1,3629.29%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,98710,5802,852
Black1,6771,363184
Hispanic754517154
Other Race23612445
Asian153130116
Multiple Races15214612
Native American2727
Islander26

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 75.82%.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,132$38,456$27,194
Less Than High School$30,199$40,353$17,829
High School Grad$26,488$31,250$20,768
Some College$31,741$38,979$26,714
Bachelors Degree$42,027$50,455$36,731
Graduate Degree$49,716$49,716$48,750

$32,132

Average Earnings

$38,456

Average Male

$27,194

Average Female

Waynesboro city, Virginia Language

Waynesboro city, Virginia Language by Age

Waynesboro city, Virginia Language

94.01% of Waynesboro city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.99% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.16% of the population.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Poverty

Waynesboro city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,1821,88011.62%
Hispanic1,54767143.37%
Black2,68560122.38%
Multiple55320637.25%
Asian2309742.17%
Other3146621.02%

15.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.56%

Male Poverty Rate

18.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waynesboro city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waynesboro city, Virginia is Hispanic, with 43.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waynesboro city, Virginia is White, with 11.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.90%.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.51%
High School13.08%
Bachelors or Greater7.77%
Some College5.95%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.12%
Female Unemployed9.42%
Female Employed8.27%
Male Employed4.59%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Income

Waynesboro city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,097$52,433
Families$56,379$63,346
Married Families$68,109$
Non Families$26,825$33,030

Waynesboro city, Virginia Marital Status

Waynesboro city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Waynesboro city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Waynesboro city, 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.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans by War

1,675

Number of Veterans

1,464

Male Veterans

211

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam426
First Gulf War311
Second Gulf War286
Korea151
World War II98

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54485
75+386
65 to 74342
55 to 64303
18 to 34159

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,42810.36%
Black22111.62%
Hawaiian26100.00%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waynesboro city, Virginia Employment Status

Waynesboro city, Virginia Employment by Age

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Waynesboro city, Virginia Employment by Race

Waynesboro city, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Waynesboro city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Waynesboro21024218878634.10%
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