Martinsville, Virginia Population 2022

13,417
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Martinsville is a city located in Virginia. Martinsville has a 2020 population of 13,417. Martinsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.25% annually and its population has decreased by -0.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,485 in 2010.

The average household income in Martinsville is $53,176 with a poverty rate of 26.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $664 per month, and the median house value is $79,000. The median age in Martinsville is 40.9 years, 39.1 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Martinsville Demographics

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

  • White: 47.08%
  • Black or African American: 46.12%
  • Two or more races: 4.02%
  • Other race: 1.19%
  • Asian: 1.15%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
The current population of Martinsville, Virginia is 13,417 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 13,485.

Martinsville, Virginia Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201067,8950.00%
201167,148-747-1.11%
201266,604-544-0.82%
201366,164-440-0.67%
201465,554-610-0.93%
201565,199-355-0.54%
201664,641-558-0.86%
201764,169-472-0.74%
201863,677-492-0.77%
201963,111-566-0.90%
202062,545-566-0.90%
202161,979-566-0.91%

Martinsville Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,95447.08%
Black or African American5,83246.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.34%
Asian1451.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.10%
Some Other Race1501.19%
Two or More Races5094.02%
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Martinsville Population by Race

Martinsville Population Pyramid 2022

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Martinsville Median Age

41.7


Total

40.6


Male

43


Female

Martinsville Adults

There are 9,583 adults, (2,334 of whom are seniors) in Martinsville.

Martinsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Martinsville Sex Ratio

Female

6,950

54.96%

Male

5,696

45.04%

Martinsville Population by Age

Martinsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Martinsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78%22%
Male61.7%38.3%
All55.8%44.2%
Female44.7%55.3%
Non Family43.5%56.5%

55.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Martinsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5972.1855.8
Married1,8043.0678
Male2742.9161.7
Female1,1882.7344.7
Non Family2,3311.1343.5

2.87

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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Martinsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4515.22%
9th to 12th Grade7288.43%
High School Graduate2,61130.24%
Some College1,73520.10%
Associates Degree1,23814.34%
Bachelors Degree1,25214.50%
Graduate Degree6187.16%
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Martinsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Martinsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1287349
White4,2423,7141,335
Hispanic31828640
Black3,8253,249439
2+ Races1841797
Native American2424
Islander1313
Other Race3434

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 38.28%.

Martinsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,240$31,445$26,372
Less Than 9th Grade$22,350$25,198$18,967
High School Graduate$29,888$30,566$28,049
Some College$24,772$30,500$23,750
Bachelors Degree$33,750$47,986$32,353
Graduate Degree$57,500$55,417$70,893

$29,240

Average Earnings

$31,445

Average Male

$26,372

Average Female

Martinsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Martinsville Language by Age

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Martinsville Language

90.44% of Martinsville residents speak only English, while 9.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.69% of the population.

Martinsville Language

Martinsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian1457249.66%
Black5,6351,82932.46%
Hispanic74923831.78%
White5,2891,00118.93%
Other143NaN%
Multiple4918316.90%

26.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.61%

Male Poverty Rate

27.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Martinsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Martinsville is Asian, with 49.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Martinsville is Multiple, with 16.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.35%.

Martinsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.96%
High School24.47%
Some College19.88%
Bachelors or Greater3.41%

Martinsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.01%
Male Unemployed44.83%
Female Employed18.04%
Female Unemployed26.26%

Martinsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Martinsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,166$52,512
Families$43,784$62,182
Married Families$55,179-
Non Families$26,578$37,581
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Income by Household Type

Martinsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

35.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Martinsville Married by Age and Sex

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Martinsville 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 45-54.

Martinsville Marital Status by Race

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Martinsville Marital Status

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641

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War114
First Gulf War97
Vietnam251
Korea55
World War II11

Martinsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3486
35 to 54100
55 to 64101
65 to 74213
75+141

Martinsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3346.97%
Black2475.72%
Native American723.33%
Islander13100.00%
2+ Races4017.70%
Hispanic184.37%

Martinsville Veterans by Race

Martinsville Veterans by Education

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10.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Martinsville Veterans by Education

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55.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Martinsville Employment by Age

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Martinsville Employment by Race

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Martinsville 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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67.11%

Born in Martinsville

95.10%

Native Born

4.90%

Foreign Born

3.37%

Non Citizen

1.53%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.10% of Martinsville residents were born in the United States, with 67.11% having been born in Virginia. 3.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Martinsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19002,4000.00%
19103,3689683.45%
19204,0757071.92%
19307,7053,6306.58%
194010,0802,3752.72%
195017,2517,1715.52%
196018,7981,5470.86%
197019,6538550.45%
198018,149-1,504-0.79%
199016,162-1,987-1.15%
200015,416-746-0.47%
201013,821-1,595-1.09%
201113,787-34-0.25%
201213,753-34-0.25%
201313,719-34-0.25%
201413,685-34-0.25%
201513,651-34-0.25%
201613,617-34-0.25%
201713,583-34-0.25%
201813,549-34-0.25%
201913,515-34-0.25%
202013,485-30-0.22%
202113,451-34-0.25%
202213,417-34-0.25%

Martinsville Population by Year