Atlantic, Virginia Population 2021

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Atlantic is a city located in Accomack County Virginia. Atlantic has a 2020 population of 773. Atlantic is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -10.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 862 in 2010. Atlantic reached it's highest population of 1,240 in 2014.

The average household income in Atlantic is $48,597 with a poverty rate of 6.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $128,300. The median age in Atlantic is 61.4 years, 61.1 years for males, and 61.7 years for females.

Atlantic Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Atlantic was:

  • White: 78.53%
  • Black or African American: 21.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Atlantic, Virginia is 773 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 950.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 862.

Atlantic, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60778.53%
Black or African American16621.47%
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Atlantic Population by Race

Atlantic Population Pyramid $2021

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Atlantic Median Age

61.4


Total

61.1


Male

61.7


Female

Atlantic Adults

There are 681 adults, (222 of whom are seniors) in Atlantic.

Atlantic Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20

Child Dependency Ratio

Atlantic Sex Ratio

Female

515

66.62%

Male

258

33.38%

Atlantic Population by Age

Atlantic Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atlantic Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All84.8%15.2%
Non Family63%37%
Female0%0%
Male0%0%

84.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atlantic Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3302.1884.8
Married1953100
Non Family135063
Female00
Male00

3

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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Atlantic Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade11518.31%
High School Graduate32050.96%
Some College629.87%
Associates Degree548.60%
Bachelors Degree619.71%
Graduate Degree162.55%
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Atlantic Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atlantic Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White38231730
Black16611647
Hispanic8080

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 28.31%.

Atlantic Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,935$63,393$32,222
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$32,609$$
Some College$56,964$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,935

Average Earnings

$63,393

Average Male

$32,222

Average Female

Atlantic Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atlantic Language by Age

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Atlantic Language

87.18% of Atlantic residents speak only English, while 12.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.82% of the population.

Atlantic Language

Atlantic Poverty by Race

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6.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

9.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atlantic

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atlantic is Black, with 30.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atlantic is Black, with 30.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 17.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Atlantic Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade43.48%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%

Atlantic Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed23.58%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Atlantic Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atlantic Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$48,597
Families$65,635$61,793
Married Families$65,635-
Non Families-$29,537
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Income by Household Type

Atlantic Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

72.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Atlantic Married by Age and Sex

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Atlantic Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Atlantic Marital Status by Race

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Atlantic Marital Status

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14

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Atlantic Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7414
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Atlantic Veterans by Age

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Atlantic Veterans by Race

Atlantic Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atlantic Veterans by Education

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48.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Atlantic Employment by Age

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Atlantic Employment by Race

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Atlantic Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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49.55%

Born in Atlantic

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Atlantic residents were born in the United States, with 49.55% having been born in Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Atlantic Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217730.00%
20207730.00%
2019773-177-18.63%
2018950-69-6.77%
20171,019323.24%
2016987-124-11.16%
20151,111-129-10.40%
20141,24024724.87%
201399323430.83%
2012759334.55%
2011726-136-15.78%
20108620.00%

Atlantic Population by Year