Bassett, Virginia Population 2021

1,065
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Bassett is a city located in Henry County Virginia. Bassett has a 2020 population of 1,065. Bassett is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,100 in 2010. Bassett reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Bassett is $53,449 with a poverty rate of 15.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $579 per month, and the median house value is $96,700. The median age in Bassett is 52.2 years, 51.6 years for males, and 56.1 years for females.

Bassett Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bassettwas:

  • White: 64.04%
  • Black or African American: 22.91%
  • Other race: 13.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Bassett, Virginia is 1,065 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,065.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,100.

Bassett, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White68264.04%
Black or African American24422.91%
Some Other Race13913.05%
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Bassett Population by Race

Bassett Population Pyramid $2021

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Bassett Median Age

52.2


Total

51.6


Male

56.1


Female

Bassett Adults

There are 890 adults, (310 of whom are seniors) in Bassett.

Bassett Age Dependency

83.6

Age Dependency Ratio

53.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bassett Sex Ratio

Female

484

45.45%

Male

581

54.55%

Bassett Population by Age

Bassett Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bassett Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female50%50%
Non Family71.1%28.9%
All81.9%18.1%
Married94.2%5.8%
Male100%0%

81.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bassett Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4702.1581.9
Married2243.0994.2
Non Family2181.0971.1
Female183.2250
Male102.2100

2.88

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

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Bassett Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10612.93%
9th to 12th Grade9511.59%
High School Graduate20124.51%
Some College25030.49%
Associates Degree495.98%
Bachelors Degree10913.29%
Graduate Degree101.22%
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Bassett Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bassett Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White520458112
Black2361617
Hispanic64
Other Race64

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.08%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.54%.

Bassett Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,086$31,086$
Less Than 9th Grade$23,487$28,281$
High School Graduate$30,400$31,200$
Some College$41,829$40,938$42,198
Bachelors Degree$$250,000$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,086

Average Earnings

$31,086

Average Male

$

Average Female

Bassett Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bassett Language by Age

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Bassett Language

92.70% of Bassett residents speak only English, while 7.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.30% of the population.

Bassett Language

Bassett Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White62611117.73%
Black2445020.49%

15.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.83%

Male Poverty Rate

16.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bassett

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bassett is Black, with 20.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bassett is White, with 17.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.40%.

Bassett Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.92%
Some College15.50%
High School12.30%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Bassett Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.00%
Female Employed14.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Bassett Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bassett Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,333$53,449
Families$51,184$80,159
Married Families$52,778-
Non Families$18,500$21,945
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Income by Household Type

Bassett Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bassett Married by Age and Sex

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Bassett Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bassett Marital Status by Race

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Bassett Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

182

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam75
Korea18
First Gulf War17
World War II11
Second Gulf War11

Bassett Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74106
75+54
55 to 6411
35 to 5411
18 to 34

Bassett Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14224.07%
Black4016.95%

Bassett Veterans by Race

Bassett Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bassett Veterans by Education

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41.5%

Labor Force Participation

35.9%

Employment Rate

13.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bassett Employment by Age

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Bassett Employment by Race

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Bassett 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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79.44%

Born in Bassett

93.99%

Native Born

6.01%

Foreign Born

6.01%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.99% of Bassett residents were born in the United States, with 79.44% having been born in Virginia. 6.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bassett Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,0650.00%
20201,0650.00%
20191,06510611.05%
2018959-148-13.37%
20171,107-50-4.32%
20161,157443.95%
20151,113-26-2.28%
20141,139-155-11.98%
20131,294776.33%
20121,21711610.54%
20111,10110.09%
20101,1000.00%

Bassett Population by Year