Onley, Virginia Population 2021

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Onley is a city located in Accomack County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 490, it is the 166th largest city in Virginia and the 13401st largest city in the United States . Onley is currently declining at a rate of -1.01% annually and its population has decreased by -5.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 516 in 2010. Onley reached it's highest population of 518 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Onley has a population density of 612 people per square mile.

The average household income in Onley is $66,941 with a poverty rate of 19.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $643 per month, and the median house value is $197,300. The median age in Onley is 40 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.

Onley Demographics

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

  • White: 71.43%
  • Native American: 13.19%
  • Black or African American: 11.54%
  • Asian: 2.61%
  • Two or more races: 1.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Onley, Virginia is 490 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 505.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 516.

Onley, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52071.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native9613.19%
Black or African American8411.54%
Asian192.61%
Two or More Races91.24%
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Onley Population by Race

Onley Population Pyramid $2021

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Onley Median Age

40


Total

38.3


Male

40.5


Female

Onley Adults

There are 515 adults, (145 of whom are seniors) in Onley.

Onley Age Dependency

96.8

Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Onley Sex Ratio

Female

422

57.97%

Male

306

42.03%

Onley Population by Age

Onley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Onley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family79.1%20.9%
Female76.7%23.3%
All76.7%23.3%
Married76.4%23.6%
Male57.1%42.9%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Onley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2962.4676.7
Non Family1291.2879.1
Married1233.8576.4
Female302.1376.7
Male141.7957.1

3.31

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Onley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade142.82%
9th to 12th Grade448.87%
High School Graduate18938.10%
Some College5911.90%
Associates Degree336.65%
Bachelors Degree8416.94%
Graduate Degree7314.72%
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Onley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Onley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White288272100
Hispanic786918
Black683514
Native American363618
Asian1919
2+ Races997

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 2+ races people with a rate of 77.78%.

Onley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,682$36,932$31,813
Less Than 9th Grade$28,264$28,958$
High School Graduate$30,096$35,795$22,059
Some College$38,125$$50,104
Bachelors Degree$117,639$91,250$
Graduate Degree$61,250$$42,917

$35,682

Average Earnings

$36,932

Average Male

$31,813

Average Female

Onley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Onley Language by Age

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Onley Language

80.42% of Onley residents speak only English, while 19.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.15% of the population.

Onley Language

Onley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1277458.27%
White3955213.16%
Black841315.48%

19.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.88%

Male Poverty Rate

16.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Onley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Onley is Hispanic, with 58.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Onley is White, with 13.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.64%.

Onley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.76%
Bachelors or Greater17.20%
High School14.29%
Some College9.78%

Onley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed11.81%
Female Employed8.00%

Onley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Onley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,690$66,941
Families$60,536$78,871
Married Families$54,844-
Non Families$42,292$48,909
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Income by Household Type

Onley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Onley Married by Age and Sex

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Onley 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 20-34.

Onley Marital Status by Race

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Onley Marital Status

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48

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Korea10
Second Gulf War2
World War II
First Gulf War

Onley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+22
65 to 7412
55 to 6412
35 to 542
18 to 34

Onley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4812.53%
Hispanic1213.64%

Onley Veterans by Race

Onley Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Onley Veterans by Education

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52.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Onley Employment by Age

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Onley Employment by Race

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Onley 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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64.01%

Born in Onley

84.20%

Native Born

15.80%

Foreign Born

13.19%

Non Citizen

2.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.20% of Onley residents were born in the United States, with 64.01% having been born in Virginia. 13.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Onley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021490-5-1.01%
2020495-5-1.00%
2019500-5-0.99%
2018505-2-0.39%
2017507-3-0.59%
2016510-1-0.20%
2015511-1-0.20%
2014512-1-0.19%
2013513-5-0.97%
20125180.00%
201151820.39%
20105160.00%

Onley Population by Year