Narrows, Virginia Population 2021

1,924
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Narrows is a city located in Giles County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 1,924, it is the 96th largest city in Virginia and the 7750th largest city in the United States . Narrows is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -5.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,029 in 2010. Narrows reached it's highest population of 2,042 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Narrows has a population density of 1,520 people per square mile.

The average household income in Narrows is $56,517 with a poverty rate of 10.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $732 per month, and the median house value is $92,700. The median age in Narrows is 39.6 years, 38.4 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.

Narrows Demographics

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

  • White: 96.49%
  • Two or more races: 2.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.65%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Narrows, Virginia is 1,924 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,966.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,029.

Narrows, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,92396.49%
Two or More Races452.26%
Black or African American130.65%
Asian120.60%
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Narrows Population Pyramid $2021

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Narrows Median Age

39.6


Total

38.4


Male

41.3


Female

Narrows Adults

There are 1,552 adults, (354 of whom are seniors) in Narrows.

Narrows Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Narrows Sex Ratio

Female

951

47.72%

Male

1,042

52.28%

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Narrows Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.4%21.6%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female56.3%43.8%
Male52.9%47.1%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Narrows Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8862.2469.4
Non Family4561.3866.9
Married3153.178.4
Female643.4856.3
Male513.152.9

3.05

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade554.27%
9th to 12th Grade866.67%
High School Graduate56743.99%
Some College27821.57%
Associates Degree1027.91%
Bachelors Degree16712.96%
Graduate Degree342.64%
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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2541,113189
2+ Races1212
Asian121212
Hispanic1111
Black55

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,118$51,346$29,097
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$33,456$41,875$23,088
Some College$55,192$60,000$48,333
Bachelors Degree$51,750$51,500$
Graduate Degree$$$

$41,118

Average Earnings

$51,346

Average Male

$29,097

Average Female

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Narrows Language

97.67% of Narrows residents speak only English, while 2.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,82219610.76%
Black1218.33%

10.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.41%

Male Poverty Rate

11.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Narrows

The race most likely to be in poverty in Narrows is White, with 10.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Narrows is Black, with 8.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.14%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.11%
High School14.29%
Some College3.16%
Bachelors or Greater0.50%

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed78.26%
Male Employed5.02%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,655$56,517
Families$68,750$67,535
Married Families$69,063-
Non Families$35,833$43,029
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Income by Household Type

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Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

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152

Number of Veterans

141

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War50
Vietnam41
First Gulf War33
World War II7
Korea7

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5463
65 to 7430
75+23
18 to 3423
55 to 6413

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1479.70%
Hispanic521.74%
2+ Races525.00%

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5.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

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58.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

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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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64.73%

Born in Narrows

98.49%

Native Born

1.51%

Foreign Born

0.20%

Non Citizen

1.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.49% of Narrows residents were born in the United States, with 64.73% having been born in Virginia. 0.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,924-14-0.72%
20201,938-14-0.72%
20191,952-14-0.71%
20181,96630.15%
20171,963-11-0.56%
20161,97460.30%
20151,968-12-0.61%
20141,980-17-0.85%
20131,997-5-0.25%
20122,002-17-0.84%
20112,019-23-1.13%
20102,0420.00%

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