Dahlgren, Virginia Population 2021

3,093
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Dahlgren is a city located in King George County Virginia. Dahlgren has a 2020 population of 3,093. Dahlgren is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 16.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,653 in 2010. Dahlgren reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Dahlgren is $93,629 with a poverty rate of 5.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,140 per month, and the median house value is $266,000. The median age in Dahlgren is 29.4 years, 26.6 years for males, and 33.7 years for females.

Dahlgren Demographics

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

  • White: 62.27%
  • Black or African American: 34.01%
  • Two or more races: 3.07%
  • Asian: 0.39%
  • Other race: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dahlgren, Virginia is 3,093 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,093.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,653.

Dahlgren, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,92662.27%
Black or African American1,05234.01%
Two or More Races953.07%
Asian120.39%
Some Other Race50.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.10%
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Dahlgren Population by Race

Dahlgren Population Pyramid $2021

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Dahlgren Median Age

29.4


Total

26.6


Male

33.7


Female

Dahlgren Adults

There are 2,273 adults, (312 of whom are seniors) in Dahlgren.

Dahlgren Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dahlgren Sex Ratio

Female

1,584

51.21%

Male

1,509

48.79%

Dahlgren Population by Age

Dahlgren Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dahlgren Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female19.3%80.7%
Non Family50.2%49.8%
All55.3%44.7%
Married74%26%

55.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dahlgren Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0972.8255.3
Married5543.3674
Non Family3211.1750.2
Female1873.9119.3
Male353.660

3.4

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

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Dahlgren Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade744.16%
High School Graduate42723.99%
Some College46326.01%
Associates Degree23012.92%
Bachelors Degree31917.92%
Graduate Degree26715.00%
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Dahlgren Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dahlgren Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,0601,050429
Black662598139
Hispanic545418
Other Race555
Asian44

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 100.00%.

Dahlgren Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,444$82,102$30,352
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$39,650$39,939$38,333
Some College$40,625$81,591$28,136
Bachelors Degree$103,750$123,750$38,523
Graduate Degree$76,964$85,000$68,092

$49,444

Average Earnings

$82,102

Average Male

$30,352

Average Female

Dahlgren Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dahlgren Language by Age

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Dahlgren Language

98.24% of Dahlgren residents speak only English, while 1.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Dahlgren Language

Dahlgren Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,05210810.27%
White1,762714.03%

5.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.97%

Male Poverty Rate

6.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dahlgren

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dahlgren is Black, with 10.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dahlgren is White, with 4.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 1.85%.

Dahlgren Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.43%
Some College7.22%
High School4.92%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Dahlgren Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed7.87%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed1.55%

Dahlgren Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dahlgren Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$81,215$93,629
Families$82,431$97,196
Married Families$106,111-
Non Families$51,563$72,519
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Income by Household Type

Dahlgren Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Dahlgren Married by Age and Sex

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Dahlgren Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dahlgren Marital Status by Race

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Dahlgren Marital Status

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376

Number of Veterans

275

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War213
First Gulf War162
Vietnam52
World War II
Korea

Dahlgren Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54278
55 to 6447
75+34
18 to 3410
65 to 747

Dahlgren Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White25618.29%
Black11515.23%
Hispanic4129.50%
Other Race5100.00%

Dahlgren Veterans by Race

Dahlgren Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dahlgren Veterans by Education

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68.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Dahlgren Employment by Age

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Dahlgren Employment by Race

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Dahlgren 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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35.60%

Born in Dahlgren

98.38%

Native Born

1.62%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.38% of Dahlgren residents were born in the United States, with 35.60% having been born in Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Dahlgren Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,0930.00%
20203,0930.00%
20193,093-109-3.40%
20183,202782.50%
20173,124-125-3.85%
20163,2492006.56%
20153,049-10-0.33%
20143,05928310.19%
20132,776-59-2.08%
20122,8351525.67%
20112,683301.13%
20102,6530.00%

Dahlgren Population by Year