Farmville, Virginia Population 2021

7,796
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Farmville is a city located in Prince Edward County Virginia. It is also the county seat of Prince Edward County. With a 2020 population of 7,796, it is the 46th largest city in Virginia and the 3695th largest city in the United States . Farmville is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -5.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,216 in 2010. Farmville reached it's highest population of 8,222 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Farmville has a population density of 1,015 people per square mile.

The average household income in Farmville is $57,806 with a poverty rate of 29.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $185,800. The median age in Farmville is 22.2 years, 22.5 years for males, and 22 years for females.

Farmville Demographics

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

  • White: 65.47%
  • Black or African American: 27.07%
  • Other race: 3.07%
  • Two or more races: 2.98%
  • Asian: 1.33%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Farmville, Virginia is 7,796 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,871.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,216.

Farmville, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,31465.47%
Black or African American2,19727.07%
Some Other Race2493.07%
Two or More Races2422.98%
Asian1081.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.09%
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Farmville Population by Race

Farmville Population Pyramid $2021

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Farmville Median Age

22.2


Total

22.5


Male

22


Female

Farmville Adults

There are 7,103 adults, (1,005 of whom are seniors) in Farmville.

Farmville Age Dependency

33.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Farmville Sex Ratio

Female

4,554

56.10%

Male

3,563

43.90%

Farmville Population by Age

Farmville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Farmville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All41.9%58.1%
Female37.8%62.2%
Male24%76%
Non Family23.7%76.3%

41.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Farmville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2562.2141.9
Non Family1,2741.5423.7
Married6002.883.7
Female3573.5937.8
Male252.6824

3.05

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Farmville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2577.26%
9th to 12th Grade2797.89%
High School Graduate1,13432.05%
Some College57616.28%
Associates Degree1594.49%
Bachelors Degree64218.15%
Graduate Degree49113.88%
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Farmville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Farmville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8001,658732
Black1,196977346
Hispanic45732120
Other Race12963
2+ Races523932
Asian26
Native American773

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 61.54%.

Farmville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,581$42,308$37,985
Less Than 9th Grade$19,643$$
High School Graduate$$32,426$19,683
Some College$36,343$85,250$32,453
Bachelors Degree$44,554$51,719$44,063
Graduate Degree$53,470$54,231$52,852

$38,581

Average Earnings

$42,308

Average Male

$37,985

Average Female

Farmville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Farmville Language by Age

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Farmville Language

87.35% of Farmville residents speak only English, while 12.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.03% of the population.

Farmville Language

Farmville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,91198433.80%
Black1,83137220.32%
Hispanic1048480.77%
Other8484100.00%
Multiple1053230.48%

29.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.62%

Male Poverty Rate

28.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Farmville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Farmville is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Farmville is Black, with 20.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 55.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.22%.

Farmville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.47%
High School23.94%
Some College21.09%
Bachelors or Greater6.53%

Farmville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed44.57%
Female Employed24.96%
Male Employed19.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Farmville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Farmville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,995$57,806
Families$73,456$75,910
Married Families$86,779-
Non Families$23,523$43,418
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Income by Household Type

Farmville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

18.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.2%

Male Marriage Rate

14.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Farmville Married by Age and Sex

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Farmville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Farmville Marital Status by Race

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Farmville Marital Status

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274

Number of Veterans

184

Male Veterans

90

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War91
First Gulf War53
Vietnam47
Korea30
World War II24

Farmville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3474
55 to 6468
75+52
35 to 5442
65 to 7438

Farmville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1833.65%
Black885.80%
Native American342.86%

Farmville Veterans by Race

Farmville Veterans by Education

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10.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Farmville Veterans by Education

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38%

Labor Force Participation

35.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Farmville Employment by Age

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Farmville Employment by Race

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Farmville 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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63.77%

Born in Farmville

87.88%

Native Born

12.12%

Foreign Born

11.11%

Non Citizen

1.01%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.88% of Farmville residents were born in the United States, with 63.77% having been born in Virginia. 11.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Farmville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,796-25-0.32%
20207,821-25-0.32%
20197,846-25-0.32%
20187,871350.45%
20177,836-241-2.98%
20168,077-56-0.69%
20158,133-49-0.60%
20148,1821541.92%
20138,028-110-1.35%
20128,138-33-0.40%
20118,171-51-0.62%
20108,2221,3771.85%
20006,8457991.25%
19906,046-21-0.03%
19806,0671,7363.43%
19704,331380.09%
19604,293-82-0.19%
19504,3759002.33%
19403,4753421.04%
19303,1335471.94%
19202,586-385-1.38%
19102,9710.00%

Farmville Population by Year