Nelsonia, Virginia Population 2021

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Nelsonia is a city located in Accomack County Virginia. Nelsonia has a 2020 population of 454. Nelsonia is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -13.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 523 in 2010. Nelsonia reached it's highest population of 727 in 2011.

The average household income in Nelsonia is $68,005 with a poverty rate of 15.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $74,900. The median age in Nelsonia is 34.4 years, 41.5 years for males, and 28.5 years for females.

Nelsonia Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 66.08%
  • White: 33.92%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Nelsonia, Virginia is 454 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 581.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 523.

Nelsonia, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American30066.08%
White15433.92%
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Nelsonia Population by Race

Nelsonia Population Pyramid $2021

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Nelsonia Median Age

34.4


Total

41.5


Male

28.5


Female

Nelsonia Adults

There are 367 adults, (14 of whom are seniors) in Nelsonia.

Nelsonia Age Dependency

28.6

Age Dependency Ratio

4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Nelsonia Sex Ratio

Female

244

53.74%

Male

210

46.26%

Nelsonia Population by Age

Nelsonia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nelsonia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Female100%0%
Married82.2%17.8%
All60.8%39.2%
Male0%100%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nelsonia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1892.460.8
Married733.7482.2
Male611.920
Non Family350100
Female201.45100

2.72

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Nelsonia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade13039.51%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate6018.24%
Some College8826.75%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree3510.64%
Graduate Degree164.86%
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Nelsonia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nelsonia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black217100
White838335
Hispanic291616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 55.17%.

Nelsonia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,381$33,689$
Less Than 9th Grade$34,631$34,631$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$65,463$$65,463
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,381

Average Earnings

$33,689

Average Male

$

Average Female

Nelsonia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nelsonia Language by Age

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Nelsonia Language

56.72% of Nelsonia residents speak only English, while 43.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 28.61% of the population.

Nelsonia Language

Nelsonia Poverty by Race

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15.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.71%

Male Poverty Rate

15.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nelsonia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nelsonia is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nelsonia is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 72.00%.

Nelsonia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater31.37%
Less Than 9th Grade10.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%

Nelsonia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed7.39%

Nelsonia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nelsonia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$78,012$68,005
Families$78,730$76,608
Married Families$108,016-
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Nelsonia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Nelsonia Married by Age and Sex

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Nelsonia Marriage

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.

Nelsonia Marital Status by Race

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Nelsonia Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Nelsonia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+
65 to 74
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Nelsonia Veterans by Age

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Nelsonia Veterans by Race

Nelsonia Veterans by Education

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NaN%

Veteran Poverty Rate

NaN%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nelsonia Veterans by Education

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87.1%

Labor Force Participation

87.1%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Nelsonia Employment by Age

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Nelsonia Employment by Race

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Nelsonia 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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51.10%

Born in Nelsonia

71.37%

Native Born

28.63%

Foreign Born

28.63%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.37% of Nelsonia residents were born in the United States, with 51.10% having been born in Virginia. 28.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nelsonia Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214540.00%
20204540.00%
2019454-127-21.86%
2018581397.20%
201754224280.67%
2016300-67-18.26%
2015367-148-28.74%
2014515-103-16.67%
2013618-18-2.83%
2012636-91-12.52%
201172720439.01%
20105230.00%

Nelsonia Population by Year