Courtland, Virginia Population 2021

1,203
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Courtland is a city located in Southampton County Virginia. It is also the county seat of Southampton County. With a 2020 population of 1,203, it is the 121st largest city in Virginia and the 9572nd largest city in the United States . Courtland is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -6.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,284 in 2010. Courtland reached it's highest population of 1,280 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Courtland has a population density of 1,312 people per square mile.

The average household income in Courtland is $56,944 with a poverty rate of 17.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $331 per month, and the median house value is $176,300. The median age in Courtland is 43.5 years, 40.2 years for males, and 48.3 years for females.

Courtland Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 49.51%
  • White: 45.05%
  • Two or more races: 2.99%
  • Other race: 2.34%
  • Asian: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Courtland, Virginia is 1,203 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,221.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,284.

Courtland, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American91149.51%
White82945.05%
Two or More Races552.99%
Some Other Race432.34%
Asian20.11%
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Courtland Population by Race

Courtland Population Pyramid $2021

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Courtland Median Age

43.5


Total

40.2


Male

48.3


Female

Courtland Adults

There are 1,400 adults, (362 of whom are seniors) in Courtland.

Courtland Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Courtland Sex Ratio

Female

1,033

56.14%

Male

807

43.86%

Courtland Population by Age

Courtland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Courtland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All55%45%
Female37.7%62.3%
Non Family37.4%62.6%
Male12.5%87.5%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Courtland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6462.655
Married2893.3679.2
Non Family1711.0537.4
Female1542.8637.7
Male322.7212.5

3.12

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Courtland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade816.62%
9th to 12th Grade13911.37%
High School Graduate35328.86%
Some College34127.88%
Associates Degree1149.32%
Bachelors Degree12810.47%
Graduate Degree675.48%
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Courtland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Courtland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White611507125
Black54343455
2+ Races4538
Hispanic2525
Other Race222215
Asian22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 68.18%.

Courtland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,757$46,694$33,079
Less Than 9th Grade$16,250$20,909$10,417
High School Graduate$33,828$46,607$32,813
Some College$39,609$58,750$23,056
Bachelors Degree$54,444$96,250$47,083
Graduate Degree$42,000$46,146$41,083

$37,757

Average Earnings

$46,694

Average Male

$33,079

Average Female

Courtland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Courtland Language by Age

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Courtland Language

98.08% of Courtland residents speak only English, while 1.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.50% of the population.

Courtland Language

Courtland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black86122125.67%
White692507.23%
Hispanic673450.75%
Multiple491938.78%
Other43920.93%

17.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.43%

Male Poverty Rate

23.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Courtland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Courtland is Hispanic, with 50.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Courtland is White, with 7.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.01%.

Courtland Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School24.75%
Less Than 9th Grade24.71%
Some College11.01%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Courtland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.84%
Female Employed16.24%
Male Employed3.41%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Courtland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Courtland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,000$56,944
Families$61,696$70,319
Married Families$86,250-
Non Families$11,106$18,480
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Income by Household Type

Courtland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

34.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Courtland Married by Age and Sex

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Courtland 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 35-44.

Courtland Marital Status by Race

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Courtland Marital Status

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142

Number of Veterans

127

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam41
Second Gulf War40
First Gulf War35
World War II10
Korea

Courtland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5456
65 to 7430
75+26
18 to 3416
55 to 6414

Courtland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9714.29%
Black263.99%
Other Race1568.18%
2+ Races48.89%

Courtland Veterans by Race

Courtland Veterans by Education

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7.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Courtland Veterans by Education

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53%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Courtland Employment by Age

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Courtland Employment by Race

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Courtland 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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68.91%

Born in Courtland

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.51% of Courtland residents were born in the United States, with 68.91% having been born in Virginia. 0.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Courtland Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,203-6-0.50%
20201,209-6-0.49%
20191,215-6-0.49%
20181,221-9-0.73%
20171,230-7-0.57%
20161,237-4-0.32%
20151,241-5-0.40%
20141,246-9-0.72%
20131,255-10-0.79%
20121,265-9-0.71%
20111,274-6-0.47%
20101,2800.00%

Courtland Population by Year