Newington, Virginia Population 2021

13,196
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Newington is a city located in Fairfax County Virginia. Newington has a 2020 population of 13,196. Newington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,943 in 2010. Newington reached it's highest population of 13,804 in 2014.

The average household income in Newington is $151,136 with a poverty rate of 3.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,221 per month, and the median house value is $455,800. The median age in Newington is 36.8 years, 35.8 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.

Newington Demographics

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

  • White: 56.83%
  • Black or African American: 18.76%
  • Asian: 12.75%
  • Two or more races: 7.25%
  • Other race: 4.16%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Newington, Virginia is 13,196 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,080.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,943.

Newington, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,49956.83%
Black or African American2,47618.76%
Asian1,68312.75%
Two or More Races9577.25%
Some Other Race5494.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native320.24%
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Newington Population by Race

Newington Population Pyramid $2021

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Newington Median Age

36.8


Total

35.8


Male

37.6


Female

Newington Adults

There are 9,770 adults, (1,549 of whom are seniors) in Newington.

Newington Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Newington Sex Ratio

Female

6,898

52.27%

Male

6,298

47.73%

Newington Population by Age

Newington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Newington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
Non Family85.1%14.9%
All82.6%17.4%
Male70.6%29.4%
Female62.8%37.2%

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2183.1382.6
Married2,8743.4686
Non Family7181.1885.1
Female5004.0162.8
Male1263.2370.6

3.46

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

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Newington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1481.65%
9th to 12th Grade2192.44%
High School Graduate1,20013.36%
Some College1,34815.01%
Associates Degree97810.89%
Bachelors Degree2,74730.58%
Graduate Degree2,34326.08%
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Newington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Newington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,5954,5232,998
Black1,6541,583905
Asian1,2741,199526
Hispanic1,075958433
2+ Races489446293
Other Race24222776
Native American3214

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 65.24%.

Newington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,759$77,520$50,590
Less Than 9th Grade$23,512$18,250$40,500
High School Graduate$34,971$38,859$26,136
Some College$43,167$54,314$31,170
Bachelors Degree$71,469$84,167$52,188
Graduate Degree$107,104$131,823$80,625

$61,759

Average Earnings

$77,520

Average Male

$50,590

Average Female

Newington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Newington Language by Age

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Newington Language

66.28% of Newington residents speak only English, while 33.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.40% of the population.

Newington Language

Newington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,5123275.02%
Multiple9579910.34%
Black2,476371.49%
Hispanic1,707321.87%
Asian1,683150.89%

3.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.30%

Male Poverty Rate

4.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newington is Multiple, with 10.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newington is Asian, with 0.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.16%.

Newington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.72%
High School6.50%
Bachelors or Greater1.36%
Some College1.25%

Newington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed21.43%
Male Employed1.75%
Female Employed0.96%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Newington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Newington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$135,843$151,136
Families$142,111$157,875
Married Families$158,581-
Non Families$92,969$104,858
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Income by Household Type

Newington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.9%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Newington Married by Age and Sex

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Newington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Newington Marital Status by Race

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Newington Marital Status

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1,198

Number of Veterans

1,031

Male Veterans

167

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War687
Second Gulf War487
Vietnam412
Korea27
World War II

Newington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54403
55 to 64326
65 to 74262
75+110
18 to 3497

Newington Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White88416.01%
Black21211.93%
Hispanic877.38%
Asian604.32%
2+ Races295.56%
Other Race134.74%

Newington Veterans by Race

Newington Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newington Veterans by Education

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74.6%

Labor Force Participation

70.3%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Newington Employment by Age

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Newington Employment by Race

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Newington 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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28.25%

Born in Newington

73.13%

Native Born

26.87%

Foreign Born

7.84%

Non Citizen

19.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

73.13% of Newington residents were born in the United States, with 28.25% having been born in Virginia. 7.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Newington Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202113,1960.00%
202013,1960.00%
201913,1961160.89%
201813,080-293-2.19%
201713,373-210-1.55%
201613,5831130.84%
201513,470-334-2.42%
201413,8041320.97%
201313,6727836.07%
201212,889-303-2.30%
201113,1922491.92%
201012,9430.00%

Newington Population by Year