McLean, Virginia Population 2021

47,682
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McLean is a city located in Virginia. McLean has a 2020 population of 47,682. McLean is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 48,115 in 2010. McLean reached it's highest population of 48,867 in 2016.

The average household income in McLean is $296,594 with a poverty rate of 2.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $3,065 per month, and the median house value is $1.03 Mn. The median age in McLean is 45.9 years, 45.6 years for males, and 46.2 years for females.

McLean Demographics

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

  • White: 74.16%
  • Asian: 19.61%
  • Two or more races: 3.05%
  • Black or African American: 2.18%
  • Other race: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of McLean, Virginia is 47,682 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 47,075.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 48,115.

McLean, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,36274.16%
Asian9,35019.61%
Two or More Races1,4563.05%
Black or African American1,0392.18%
Some Other Race4180.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.10%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.02%
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McLean Population by Race

McLean Population Pyramid $2021

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McLean Median Age

45.9


Total

45.6


Male

46.2


Female

McLean Adults

There are 34,944 adults, (9,893 of whom are seniors) in McLean.

McLean Age Dependency

90.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

McLean Sex Ratio

Female

24,366

51.10%

Male

23,316

48.90%

McLean Population by Age

McLean Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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McLean Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.4%7.6%
All86.7%13.3%
Female79.5%20.5%
Male76.1%23.9%
Non Family70.6%29.4%

86.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

McLean Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,4092.986.7
Married11,6483.492.4
Non Family3,4481.1670.6
Female9242.9779.5
Male3893.0476.1

3.29

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

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McLean Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3911.21%
9th to 12th Grade2640.82%
High School Graduate1,4544.50%
Some College2,3437.26%
Associates Degree8632.67%
Bachelors Degree10,01531.02%
Graduate Degree16,95752.52%
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McLean Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

McLean Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White23,51923,23719,780
Asian6,5236,2555,548
Hispanic1,1431,085837
Black652605454
2+ Races435435339
Other Race257228176
Native American383821
Islander111111

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

McLean Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$125,639$152,987$83,510
Less Than 9th Grade$17,167$$17,250
High School Graduate$34,883$31,522$40,781
Some College$47,875$63,750$33,594
Bachelors Degree$107,006$131,548$64,703
Graduate Degree$152,122$171,132$120,250

$125,639

Average Earnings

$152,987

Average Male

$83,510

Average Female

McLean Earnings by Educational Attainment

McLean Language by Age

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McLean Language

73.50% of McLean residents speak only English, while 26.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 12.97% of the population.

McLean Language

McLean Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,8258242.44%
Asian9,3483123.34%
Black1,008797.84%
Hispanic1,895693.64%
Other406379.11%
Multiple1,435100.70%

2.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.15%

Male Poverty Rate

3.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McLean

The race most likely to be in poverty in McLean is Other, with 9.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McLean is Multiple, with 0.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.75%.

McLean Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.00%
High School5.08%
Some College3.47%
Bachelors or Greater1.92%

McLean Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed26.85%
Female Unemployed9.00%
Female Employed1.84%
Male Employed0.43%

McLean Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

McLean Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$207,184$296,594
Families$243,525$334,625
Married Families$250,000-
Non Families$85,254$145,756
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Income by Household Type

McLean Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

66.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.5%

Male Marriage Rate

63.8%

Female Marriage Rate

McLean Married by Age and Sex

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McLean 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.

McLean Marital Status by Race

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McLean Marital Status

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2,693

Number of Veterans

2,492

Male Veterans

201

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,011
First Gulf War808
Second Gulf War659
Korea343
World War II249

McLean Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+955
35 to 54651
65 to 74585
55 to 64410
18 to 3492

McLean Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4769.41%
Asian991.45%
Hispanic715.76%
Black598.33%
2+ Races478.99%
Other Race123.95%

McLean Veterans by Race

McLean Veterans by Education

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0.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

McLean Veterans by Education

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62.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

McLean Employment by Age

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McLean Employment by Race

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McLean 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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21.85%

Born in McLean

76.13%

Native Born

23.87%

Foreign Born

8.20%

Non Citizen

15.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.13% of McLean residents were born in the United States, with 21.85% having been born in Virginia. 8.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

McLean Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202147,6820.00%
202047,6820.00%
201947,6826071.29%
201847,075-230-0.49%
201747,305-1,562-3.20%
201648,8671,0832.27%
201547,784-294-0.61%
201448,078-348-0.72%
201348,4262050.43%
201248,2211,4703.14%
201146,751-1,364-2.83%
201048,1150.00%

McLean Population by Year