Colonial Beach, Virginia Population 2021

3,689
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Colonial Beach is a city located in Westmoreland County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 3,689, it is the 72nd largest city in Virginia and the 5631st largest city in the United States . Colonial Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.96% annually and its population has increased by 4.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,542 in 2010. Colonial Beach reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Colonial Beach has a population density of 1,447 people per square mile.

The average household income in Colonial Beach is $67,770 with a poverty rate of 19.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,030 per month, and the median house value is $225,300. The median age in Colonial Beach is 45.3 years, 40.3 years for males, and 54 years for females.

Colonial Beach Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Colonial Beachwas:

  • White: 77.39%
  • Black or African American: 11.36%
  • Two or more races: 6.16%
  • Asian: 2.38%
  • Native American: 1.93%
  • Other race: 0.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Colonial Beach, Virginia is 3,689 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,619.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,542.

Colonial Beach, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,76677.39%
Black or African American40611.36%
Two or More Races2206.16%
Asian852.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native691.93%
Some Other Race280.78%
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Colonial Beach Population by Race

Colonial Beach Population Pyramid $2021

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Colonial Beach Median Age

45.3


Total

40.3


Male

54


Female

Colonial Beach Adults

There are 2,712 adults, (1,062 of whom are seniors) in Colonial Beach.

Colonial Beach Age Dependency

116.6

Age Dependency Ratio

64.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Colonial Beach Sex Ratio

Female

2,108

58.98%

Male

1,466

41.02%

Colonial Beach Population by Age

Colonial Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colonial Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female26.6%73.4%
All57.7%42.3%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Married66.3%33.7%
Male100%0%

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colonial Beach Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6802.0957.7
Non Family8251.1664.5
Married4872.966.3
Female3463.1626.6
Male222.14100

2.93

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Colonial Beach Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade381.45%
9th to 12th Grade2067.87%
High School Graduate83231.78%
Some College74128.30%
Associates Degree1304.97%
Bachelors Degree40915.62%
Graduate Degree26210.01%
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Colonial Beach Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colonial Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1642,017581
Black17477
Hispanic12512546
Native American6969
Asian585816
Other Race2828
2+ Races282828

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Colonial Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,161$41,125$24,123
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,975$27,750$42,708
Some College$27,024$61,307$23,190
Bachelors Degree$$$73,083
Graduate Degree$93,487$94,375$

$30,161

Average Earnings

$41,125

Average Male

$24,123

Average Female

Colonial Beach Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colonial Beach Language by Age

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Colonial Beach Language

98.12% of Colonial Beach residents speak only English, while 1.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.

Colonial Beach Language

Colonial Beach Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,47332112.98%
Black38732182.95%
Hispanic2924615.75%
Native691318.84%

19.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.39%

Male Poverty Rate

24.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colonial Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colonial Beach is Black, with 82.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colonial Beach is White, with 12.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.51%.

Colonial Beach Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade65.65%
High School17.43%
Bachelors or Greater9.00%
Some College3.88%

Colonial Beach Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed20.79%
Female Employed9.98%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Colonial Beach Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colonial Beach Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,594$67,770
Families$72,533$82,319
Married Families$86,392-
Non Families$36,899$52,472
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Income by Household Type

Colonial Beach Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

31.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Colonial Beach Married by Age and Sex

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Colonial Beach 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.

Colonial Beach Marital Status by Race

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Colonial Beach Marital Status

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394

Number of Veterans

204

Male Veterans

190

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam160
Second Gulf War145
First Gulf War89
Korea28
World War II12

Colonial Beach Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74148
35 to 5489
75+70
18 to 3456
55 to 6431

Colonial Beach Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White29412.52%
Native American5681.16%
Black4425.29%
Hispanic2211.28%

Colonial Beach Veterans by Race

Colonial Beach Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colonial Beach Veterans by Education

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44.1%

Labor Force Participation

40.7%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Colonial Beach Employment by Age

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Colonial Beach Employment by Race

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Colonial Beach 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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40.91%

Born in Colonial Beach

96.19%

Native Born

3.81%

Foreign Born

2.63%

Non Citizen

1.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.19% of Colonial Beach residents were born in the United States, with 40.91% having been born in Virginia. 2.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Colonial Beach Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,689350.96%
20203,654350.97%
20193,619350.98%
20183,584170.48%
20173,567150.42%
20163,552140.40%
20153,538270.77%
20143,511-20-0.57%
20133,531-4-0.11%
20123,535-31-0.87%
20113,566240.68%
20103,5423140.93%
20003,228960.30%
19903,1320.00%

Colonial Beach Population by Year