Dahlgren, Virginia Population 2020

3,202
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Dahlgren is a city located in Virginia. Dahlgren has a 2020 population of 3,202. Dahlgren is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 20.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,653 in 2010. Dahlgren reached it's highest population of 3,249 in 2016.

The average household income in Dahlgren is $95,448 with a poverty rate of 7.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,046 per month, and the median house value is $272,700. The median age in Dahlgren is 30.7 years, 28.5 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.0 males.

Dahlgren Demographics

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

  • White: 59.28%
  • Black or African American: 36.82%
  • Two or more races: 3.50%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Other race: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dahlgren, Virginia is 3,202, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,202.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,653.

Dahlgren, Virginia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,89859.28%
Black or African American1,17936.82%
Two or More Races1123.50%
Asian90.28%
Some Other Race40.12%
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Dahlgren Population Pyramid 2020

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Dahlgren Median Age

30.7


Total

28.5


Male

37.3


Female

Dahlgren Adults

There are 2,325 adults, (323 of whom are seniors) in Dahlgren.

Dahlgren Age Dependency

59.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dahlgren Sex Ratio

Female

1,577

49.25%

Male

1,625

50.75%

Dahlgren Households and Families

Dahlgren Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dahlgren Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
All50.9%49.1%
Non Family36.3%63.7%
Female16%84%
Male14.3%85.7%

50.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1202.8650.9
Married5413.4376.7
Non Family3111.1136.3
Female2193.7316
Male493.7114.3

3.44

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Dahlgren Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade130.69%
9th to 12th Grade683.62%
High School Graduate57030.38%
Some College40921.80%
Associates Degree25913.81%
Bachelors Degree30116.04%
Graduate Degree25613.65%
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Dahlgren Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1501,132360
Black685622162
Hispanic222222
Multiple Races161613
Other Race444
Asian33

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%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,787$73,944$32,230
Less Than High School$$30,556$
High School Grad$36,207$36,897$31,548
Some College$49,180$74,763$28,833
Bachelors Degree$113,173$122,273$51,719
Graduate Degree$75,795$81,136$68,875

$49,787

Average Earnings

$73,944

Average Male

$32,230

Average Female

Dahlgren Language

Dahlgren Language by Age

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Dahlgren Language

99.63% of Dahlgren residents speak only English, while 0.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Dahlgren Poverty

Dahlgren Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,17913511.45%
White1,774995.58%

7.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.03%

Male Poverty Rate

8.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dahlgren

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dahlgren is Black, with 11.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dahlgren is White, with 5.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.57%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.46%
High School8.25%
Some College7.19%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Employed8.93%
Male Employed1.30%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dahlgren Income

Dahlgren Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$86,029$95,448
Families$91,250$100,004
Married Families$127,122-
Non Families$52,813$71,286
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Dahlgren Marital Status

Dahlgren Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dahlgren Marital Status by Race

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Dahlgren Veterans

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349

Number of Veterans

290

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War200
Second Gulf War163
Vietnam56
Korea2
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54244
55 to 6456
75+29
65 to 7413
18 to 347
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Name Veterans % of Total
White18712.96%
Black15820.63%
Hispanic43.81%
Other4100.00%

Dahlgren Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dahlgren Employment Status

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69.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

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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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40.35%

Born in Virginia

98.28%

Native Born

1.72%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.28% of Dahlgren residents were born in the United States, with 40.35% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,2020.00%
20193,2020.00%
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%