Cave Spring, Virginia Population 2021

26,001
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Cave Spring is a city located in Virginia. Cave Spring has a 2020 population of 26,001. Cave Spring is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,922 in 2010. Cave Spring reached it's highest population of 26,033 in 2011.

The average household income in Cave Spring is $89,153 with a poverty rate of 7.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $992 per month, and the median house value is $215,500. The median age in Cave Spring is 42.7 years, 40.2 years for males, and 45.5 years for females.

Cave Spring Demographics

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

  • White: 84.31%
  • Black or African American: 7.49%
  • Asian: 4.53%
  • Two or more races: 1.90%
  • Other race: 1.41%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cave Spring, Virginia is 26,001 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,793.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 24,922.

Cave Spring, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,92184.31%
Black or African American1,9487.49%
Asian1,1794.53%
Two or More Races4951.90%
Some Other Race3671.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native910.35%
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Cave Spring Population by Race

Cave Spring Population Pyramid $2021

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Cave Spring Median Age

42.7


Total

40.2


Male

45.5


Female

Cave Spring Adults

There are 20,875 adults, (5,445 of whom are seniors) in Cave Spring.

Cave Spring Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cave Spring Sex Ratio

Female

13,703

52.70%

Male

12,298

47.30%

Cave Spring Population by Age

Cave Spring Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cave Spring Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All63.6%36.4%
Male53.1%46.9%
Female47.8%52.2%
Non Family46.2%53.8%

63.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cave Spring Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,3422.2963.6
Married5,3772.9681.6
Non Family4,2241.1946.2
Female1,0722.6747.8
Male6693.2653.1

2.87

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Cave Spring Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2981.59%
9th to 12th Grade5893.14%
High School Graduate3,45518.42%
Some College3,56619.02%
Associates Degree2,09211.16%
Bachelors Degree5,25228.01%
Graduate Degree3,50118.67%
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Cave Spring Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cave Spring Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,99515,1967,559
Black1,0551,035316
Asian846805536
Hispanic646619234
Other Race17317371
2+ Races17317392
Native American545432

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 63.36%.

Cave Spring Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,860$51,244$38,333
Less Than 9th Grade$13,571$$
High School Graduate$33,558$37,329$26,986
Some College$38,953$45,265$31,099
Bachelors Degree$51,649$61,840$45,490
Graduate Degree$63,085$82,455$55,719

$44,860

Average Earnings

$51,244

Average Male

$38,333

Average Female

Cave Spring Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cave Spring Language by Age

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Cave Spring Language

90.39% of Cave Spring residents speak only English, while 9.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.24% of the population.

Cave Spring Language

Cave Spring Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,1161,4326.78%
Multiple49519940.20%
Hispanic1,14614712.83%
Black1,935412.12%

7.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.53%

Male Poverty Rate

8.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cave Spring

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cave Spring is Multiple, with 40.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cave Spring is Black, with 2.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.29%.

Cave Spring Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade48.70%
High School8.97%
Some College5.14%
Bachelors or Greater1.59%

Cave Spring Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed32.30%
Male Unemployed15.22%
Female Employed6.55%
Male Employed3.15%

Cave Spring Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cave Spring Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,793$89,153
Families$89,754$110,820
Married Families$103,648-
Non Families$39,949$48,718
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Income by Household Type

Cave Spring Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cave Spring Married by Age and Sex

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Cave Spring 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 45-54.

Cave Spring Marital Status by Race

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Cave Spring Marital Status

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1,523

Number of Veterans

1,405

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam499
First Gulf War333
Second Gulf War226
Korea150
World War II79

Cave Spring Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+505
65 to 74392
55 to 64283
35 to 54281
18 to 3462

Cave Spring Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4978.25%
Hispanic425.82%
Black261.97%

Cave Spring Veterans by Race

Cave Spring Veterans by Education

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6.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cave Spring Veterans by Education

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63.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Cave Spring Employment by Age

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Cave Spring Employment by Race

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Cave Spring 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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55.11%

Born in Cave Spring

91.72%

Native Born

8.28%

Foreign Born

3.57%

Non Citizen

4.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.72% of Cave Spring residents were born in the United States, with 55.11% having been born in Virginia. 3.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Cave Spring Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202126,0010.00%
202026,0010.00%
201926,0012080.81%
201825,7932510.98%
201725,542-177-0.69%
201625,7191650.65%
201525,55470.03%
201425,547-100-0.39%
201325,647-189-0.73%
201225,836-197-0.76%
201126,0331,1114.46%
201024,9220.00%

Cave Spring Population by Year