Fort Lee, Virginia Population 2021

5,763
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Fort Lee is a city located in Prince George County Virginia. Fort Lee has a 2020 population of 5,763. Fort Lee is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 69.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,393 in 2010. Fort Lee reached it's highest population of 5,763 in 2019.

The average household income in Fort Lee is $78,723 with a poverty rate of 3.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,697 per month, and the median house value is $225,000. The median age in Fort Lee is 22.2 years, 22.8 years for males, and 20.8 years for females.

Fort Lee Demographics

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

  • White: 50.79%
  • Black or African American: 33.13%
  • Two or more races: 6.66%
  • Other race: 4.30%
  • Asian: 2.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.65%
  • Native American: 1.27%
The current population of Fort Lee, Virginia is 5,763 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,409.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,393.

Fort Lee, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,92750.79%
Black or African American1,90933.13%
Two or More Races3846.66%
Some Other Race2484.30%
Asian1272.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander951.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native731.27%
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Fort Lee Population by Race

Fort Lee Population Pyramid $2021

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Fort Lee Median Age

22.2


Total

22.8


Male

20.8


Female

Fort Lee Adults

There are 3,403 adults, (40 of whom are seniors) in Fort Lee.

Fort Lee Age Dependency

71.4

Age Dependency Ratio

1.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

70.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Lee Sex Ratio

Female

2,705

46.94%

Male

3,058

53.06%

Fort Lee Population by Age

Fort Lee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Lee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family12.5%87.5%
Female8.8%91.3%
All1.4%98.6%
Married0.5%99.5%
Male0%100%

1.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Lee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3393.891.4
Married1,17240.5
Female8048.8
Non Family481.0812.5
Male393.790

3.99

Average Family Size

3.89

Average Household Size

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Fort Lee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade501.92%
9th to 12th Grade501.92%
High School Graduate36914.14%
Some College89934.46%
Associates Degree36914.14%
Bachelors Degree67926.03%
Graduate Degree1937.40%
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Fort Lee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Lee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,0411,013367
Black908879295
Hispanic531488141
Other Race12111424
2+ Races898952
Asian747450
Islander3636
Native American23238

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 asian people with a rate of 67.57%.

Fort Lee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,542$53,396$37,701
Less Than 9th Grade$33,011$31,827$
High School Graduate$40,000$50,714$11,429
Some College$45,664$52,783$32,159
Bachelors Degree$55,250$61,932$40,833
Graduate Degree$88,866$105,855$87,907

$48,542

Average Earnings

$53,396

Average Male

$37,701

Average Female

Fort Lee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Lee Language by Age

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Fort Lee Language

83.57% of Fort Lee residents speak only English, while 16.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.69% of the population.

Fort Lee Language

Fort Lee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,758683.87%
White1,924643.33%
Hispanic1,053423.99%
Multiple384215.47%
Other234218.97%
Asian1131311.50%

3.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.06%

Male Poverty Rate

4.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Lee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Lee is Asian, with 11.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Lee is White, with 3.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.37%.

Fort Lee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College4.19%
Bachelors or Greater3.65%
High School1.13%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Fort Lee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed17.57%
Male Unemployed9.09%
Female Employed3.23%
Male Employed2.58%

Fort Lee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Lee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,114$78,723
Families$70,947$79,652
Married Families$72,778-
Non Families$51,136$53,473
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Income by Household Type

Fort Lee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Lee Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Lee 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.

Fort Lee Marital Status by Race

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Fort Lee Marital Status

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614

Number of Veterans

373

Male Veterans

241

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War538
First Gulf War89
Vietnam5
World War II
Korea

Fort Lee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34350
35 to 54230
55 to 6434
75+
65 to 74

Fort Lee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White29830.25%
Black27937.60%
Hispanic21346.10%
Other Race3040.00%
2+ Races77.22%

Fort Lee Veterans by Race

Fort Lee Veterans by Education

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4.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Lee Veterans by Education

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73.6%

Labor Force Participation

27.9%

Employment Rate

15.6%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Lee Employment by Age

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Fort Lee Employment by Race

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Fort Lee 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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5.41%

Born in Fort Lee

93.79%

Native Born

6.21%

Foreign Born

2.15%

Non Citizen

4.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.79% of Fort Lee residents were born in the United States, with 5.41% having been born in Virginia. 2.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fort Lee Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,7630.00%
20205,7630.00%
20195,7633546.54%
20185,40950810.37%
20174,901-190-3.73%
20165,0913447.25%
20154,747471.00%
20144,700-651-12.17%
20135,35150.09%
20125,346-206-3.71%
20115,5522,15963.63%
20103,3930.00%

Fort Lee Population by Year