Waynesboro city, Virginia Population 2019

Waynesboro city, Virginia's estimated population is 22,336 with a growth rate of 2.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Waynesboro city, Virginia is the 76th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201822,6282921.31%
201722,3365382.47%
201621,7982401.11%
201521,5582461.15%
201421,3121390.66%
201321,1731040.49%
201221,069-33-0.16%
201121,1021080.51%
201020,9942,44513.18%
199018,5493,22021.01%
198015,329-1,378-8.25%
197016,7071,0136.45%
196015,6943,33727.00%
195012,3570.00%

How Many People Live in Waynesboro city, Virginia?

22,336

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,62781.53%
Black or African American2,93613.58%
Two or More Races4672.16%
Asian2090.97%
Some Other Race1670.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native1630.75%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander510.24%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Waynesboro city, Virginia Median Age

40


Total

37.3


Male

42.2


Female

Waynesboro city, Virginia Adults

There are 16,590 adults, (4,021 of whom are seniors) in Waynesboro city, Virginia.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Waynesboro city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,182

51.72%

Male

10,438

48.28%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Households and Families

Waynesboro city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waynesboro city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All58.9%41.1%
Non Family48.9%51.1%
Male47.1%52.9%
Female32.1%67.9%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1282.3558.9
Non Family3,6961.1948.9
Married3,6153.0480.6
Female1,3163.5132.1
Male5012.8347.1

2.98

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waynesboro city, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7054.73%
9th to 12th Grade1,4129.47%
High School Graduate4,87732.72%
Some College3,55723.86%
Associates Degree1,0316.92%
Bachelors Degree1,96713.20%
Graduate Degree1,3569.10%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,12210,6412,795
Black1,8101,415269
Hispanic756418112
Multiple Races15515514
Asian154154133
Other Race1437633
Native American9696
Islander29

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 asian people with a rate of 86.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,057$38,935$26,602
Less Than High School$20,744$31,494$10,943
High School Grad$27,458$33,700$21,622
Some College$32,014$39,138$27,549
Bachelors Degree$41,165$46,783$30,057
Graduate Degree$51,027$51,438$50,898

$32,057

Average Earnings

$38,935

Average Male

$26,602

Average Female

Waynesboro city, Virginia Language

Waynesboro city, Virginia Language by Age

Waynesboro city, Virginia Language

94.12% of Waynesboro city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.14% of the population.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Poverty

Waynesboro city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,3192,08412.77%
Black2,90783828.83%
Hispanic1,54772246.67%
Multiple45117438.58%
Asian20911354.07%

17.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.10%

Male Poverty Rate

19.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waynesboro city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waynesboro city, Virginia is Asian, with 54.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waynesboro city, Virginia is White, with 12.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.33%
High School15.20%
Some College11.91%
Bachelors or Greater7.40%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.90%
Female Employed11.32%
Female Unemployed9.73%
Male Employed7.77%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Income

Waynesboro city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,112$54,608
Families$56,536$67,502
Married Families$66,807-
Non Families$26,692$33,576

Waynesboro city, Virginia Marital Status

Waynesboro city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Waynesboro city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans

1,557

Number of Veterans

1,362

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam383
Second Gulf War314
First Gulf War310
Korea159
World War II86

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2809.23%
Black24811.95%
Hawaiian29100.00%

Waynesboro city, Virginia Veterans by Education

5.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waynesboro city, Virginia Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Waynesboro 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

66.00%

Born in Virginia

95.02%

Native Born

4.98%

Foreign Born

3.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.02% of Waynesboro city, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 66.00% having been born in Virginia. 3.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Waynesboro 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