Glasgow, Virginia Population 2021

1,081
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Glasgow is a city located in Rockbridge County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 1,081, it is the 133rd largest city in Virginia and the 9992nd largest city in the United States . Glasgow is currently declining at a rate of -1.01% annually and its population has decreased by -4.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,133 in 2010. Glasgow reached it's highest population of 1,118 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Glasgow has a population density of 708 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glasgow is $46,392 with a poverty rate of 12.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $813 per month, and the median house value is $96,700. The median age in Glasgow is 38.8 years, 38.9 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Glasgow Demographics

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

  • White: 80.58%
  • Black or African American: 13.86%
  • Two or more races: 5.27%
  • Native American: 0.29%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Glasgow, Virginia is 1,081 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,114.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,133.

Glasgow, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,11680.58%
Black or African American19213.86%
Two or More Races735.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.29%
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Glasgow Population by Race

Glasgow Population Pyramid $2021

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Glasgow Median Age

38.8


Total

38.9


Male

38.6


Female

Glasgow Adults

There are 1,078 adults, (305 of whom are seniors) in Glasgow.

Glasgow Age Dependency

79.2

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Glasgow Sex Ratio

Female

778

56.17%

Male

607

43.83%

Glasgow Population by Age

Glasgow Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glasgow Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.4%23.6%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female61.8%38.2%
Male40.5%59.5%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glasgow Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5332.668.3
Married2423.2276.4
Non Family1811.0766.3
Female683.8861.8
Male423.5240.5

3.3

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Glasgow Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade787.98%
9th to 12th Grade949.61%
High School Graduate49550.61%
Some College12312.58%
Associates Degree707.16%
Bachelors Degree787.98%
Graduate Degree404.09%
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Glasgow Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glasgow Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White74261488
Black14914930
Hispanic8339
2+ Races2914
Native American44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 20.13%.

Glasgow Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,717$33,708$26,875
Less Than 9th Grade$35,298$36,607$17,500
High School Graduate$24,236$30,417$
Some College$32,750$42,375$29,079
Bachelors Degree$33,920$$34,559
Graduate Degree$$23,125$

$28,717

Average Earnings

$33,708

Average Male

$26,875

Average Female

Glasgow Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glasgow Language by Age

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Glasgow Language

90.28% of Glasgow residents speak only English, while 9.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.57% of the population.

Glasgow Language

Glasgow Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,057989.27%
Black1925428.13%
Hispanic1211915.70%
Multiple731115.07%

12.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.19%

Male Poverty Rate

13.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glasgow

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glasgow is Black, with 28.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glasgow is White, with 9.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.41%.

Glasgow Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School16.57%
Bachelors or Greater11.02%
Less Than 9th Grade9.88%
Some College3.63%

Glasgow Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed61.40%
Male Employed5.28%
Female Employed4.74%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Glasgow Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glasgow Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,964$46,392
Families$48,750$51,210
Married Families$52,115-
Non Families$20,605$33,172
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Income by Household Type

Glasgow Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Glasgow Married by Age and Sex

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Glasgow 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.

Glasgow Marital Status by Race

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Glasgow Marital Status

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83

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
Korea15
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War3
World War II

Glasgow Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7428
75+24
55 to 6420
18 to 348
35 to 543

Glasgow Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White485.36%
Black3523.49%

Glasgow Veterans by Race

Glasgow Veterans by Education

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20.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glasgow Veterans by Education

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58.7%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Glasgow Employment by Age

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Glasgow Employment by Race

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Glasgow 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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75.31%

Born in Glasgow

92.64%

Native Born

7.36%

Foreign Born

7.36%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.64% of Glasgow residents were born in the United States, with 75.31% having been born in Virginia. 7.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Glasgow Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,081-11-1.01%
20201,092-11-1.00%
20191,103-11-0.99%
20181,11450.45%
20171,109-6-0.54%
20161,11520.18%
20151,113-4-0.36%
20141,11750.45%
20131,112-3-0.27%
20121,115-3-0.27%
20111,11820.18%
20101,1160.00%

Glasgow Population by Year