Cheriton, Virginia Population 2021

438
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Cheriton is a city located in Northampton County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 438, it is the 174th largest city in Virginia and the 13880th largest city in the United States . Cheriton is currently declining at a rate of -1.13% annually and its population has decreased by -10.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 487 in 2010. Cheriton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Cheriton has a population density of 403 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cheriton is $43,147 with a poverty rate of 12.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $827 per month, and the median house value is $154,400. The median age in Cheriton is 55.5 years, 54.8 years for males, and 56 years for females.

Cheriton Demographics

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

  • White: 63.77%
  • Black or African American: 32.75%
  • Two or more races: 3.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cheriton, Virginia is 438 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 448.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 487.

Cheriton, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29463.77%
Black or African American15132.75%
Two or More Races163.47%
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Cheriton Population by Race

Cheriton Population Pyramid $2021

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Cheriton Median Age

55.5


Total

54.8


Male

56


Female

Cheriton Adults

There are 400 adults, (165 of whom are seniors) in Cheriton.

Cheriton Age Dependency

96.2

Age Dependency Ratio

70.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheriton Sex Ratio

Female

270

58.57%

Male

191

41.43%

Cheriton Population by Age

Cheriton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cheriton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family52.2%47.8%
All65.2%34.8%
Married69.7%30.3%
Female81.6%18.4%
Male100%0%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheriton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2072.2365.2
Non Family901.0752.2
Married662.5569.7
Female493.981.6
Male23100

2.74

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Cheriton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade267.24%
9th to 12th Grade7621.17%
High School Graduate11130.92%
Some College6618.38%
Associates Degree71.95%
Bachelors Degree5715.88%
Graduate Degree164.46%
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Cheriton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cheriton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22119160
Black124607
Hispanic8
2+ Races666

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Cheriton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,702$38,125$28,214
Less Than 9th Grade$38,250$39,000$
High School Graduate$20,208$$
Some College$28,690$$28,631
Bachelors Degree$43,500$$34,167
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,702

Average Earnings

$38,125

Average Male

$28,214

Average Female

Cheriton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cheriton Language by Age

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Cheriton Language

98.16% of Cheriton residents speak only English, while 1.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.84% of the population.

Cheriton Language

Cheriton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2743211.68%
Black1512214.57%

12.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.14%

Male Poverty Rate

10.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheriton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheriton is Black, with 14.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheriton is White, with 11.68% 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 17.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.69%.

Cheriton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.55%
Bachelors or Greater10.96%
High School9.01%
Some College6.85%

Cheriton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.45%
Male Employed2.50%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cheriton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cheriton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,250$43,147
Families$36,161$48,268
Married Families$55,833-
Non Families$19,167$25,671
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Income by Household Type

Cheriton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

31.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheriton Married by Age and Sex

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Cheriton 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 55-64.

Cheriton Marital Status by Race

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Cheriton Marital Status

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32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea12
First Gulf War9
Vietnam6
World War II5
Second Gulf War

Cheriton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+17
55 to 6412
35 to 543
65 to 74
18 to 34

Cheriton Veterans by Age

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Cheriton Veterans by Race

Cheriton Veterans by Education

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21.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheriton Veterans by Education

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45.3%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cheriton Employment by Age

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Cheriton Employment by Race

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Cheriton 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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72.45%

Born in Cheriton

96.96%

Native Born

3.04%

Foreign Born

1.74%

Non Citizen

1.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.96% of Cheriton residents were born in the United States, with 72.45% having been born in Virginia. 1.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cheriton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021438-5-1.13%
2020443-5-1.12%
2019448-5-1.10%
2018453-7-1.52%
2017460-7-1.50%
2016467-2-0.43%
2015469-2-0.42%
2014471-2-0.42%
2013473-7-1.46%
2012480-7-1.44%
201148710.21%
20104860.00%

Cheriton Population by Year