New River, Virginia Population 2021

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New River is a city located in Pulaski County Virginia. New River has a 2020 population of 704. New River is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 188.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 244 in 2010. New River reached it's highest population of 704 in 2019.

The average household income in New River is $97,443 with a poverty rate of 6.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $229,300. The median age in New River is 51.9 years, 52.9 years for males, and 51.3 years for females.

New River Demographics

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

  • White: 58.81%
  • Black or African American: 36.36%
  • Two or more races: 4.83%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of New River, Virginia is 704 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 396.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 244.

New River, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41458.81%
Black or African American25636.36%
Two or More Races344.83%
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New River Population by Race

New River Population Pyramid $2021

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New River Median Age

51.9


Total

52.9


Male

51.3


Female

New River Adults

There are 680 adults, (153 of whom are seniors) in New River.

New River Age Dependency

33.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

4.6

Child Dependency Ratio

New River Sex Ratio

Female

421

59.80%

Male

283

40.20%

New River Population by Age

New River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New River Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Female100%0%
Married100%0%
All100%0%
Male0%0%

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

New River Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2982.36100
Married2132.16100
Female643.09100
Non Family212.14100
Male00

2.27

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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New River Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade8613.67%
High School Graduate15424.48%
Some College568.90%
Associates Degree284.45%
Bachelors Degree538.43%
Graduate Degree25240.06%
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New River Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New River Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White384333252
Black23219753
2+ Races1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 65.63%.

New River Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,381$51,730$45,730
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$46,916$$

$47,381

Average Earnings

$51,730

Average Male

$45,730

Average Female

New River Earnings by Educational Attainment

New River Language by Age

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New River Language

97.02% of New River residents speak only English, while 2.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.98% of the population.

New River Language

New River Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White414245.80%
Multiple342161.76%

6.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

10.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New River

The race most likely to be in poverty in New River is Multiple, with 61.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New River is White, with 5.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

New River Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College28.57%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

New River Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed61.76%
Female Employed9.30%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

New River Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New River Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$98,394$97,443
Families$98,586$98,836
Married Families$98,586-
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

New River Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

New River Married by Age and Sex

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New River 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.

New River Marital Status by Race

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New River Marital Status

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34

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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

New River Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6434
75+
65 to 74
35 to 54
18 to 34

New River Veterans by Age

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New River Veterans by Race

New River Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

New River Veterans by Education

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77.2%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

13.1%

Unemployment Rate

New River Employment by Age

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New River Employment by Race

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New River 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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71.88%

Born in New River

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of New River residents were born in the United States, with 71.88% having been born in Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

New River Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217040.00%
20207040.00%
201970430877.78%
2018396328.79%
2017364-25-6.43%
2016389-108-21.73%
201549724698.01%
201425152.03%
2013246-9-3.53%
2012255-15-5.56%
20112702610.66%
20102440.00%

New River Population by Year