Parksley, Virginia Population 2021

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Parksley is a city located in Accomack County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 790, it is the 147th largest city in Virginia and the 11332nd largest city in the United States . Parksley is currently declining at a rate of -1.13% annually and its population has decreased by -6.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 842 in 2010. Parksley reached it's highest population of 845 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Parksley has a population density of 1,282 people per square mile.

The average household income in Parksley is $56,168 with a poverty rate of 13.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $885 per month, and the median house value is $139,400. The median age in Parksley is 40.5 years, 35.8 years for males, and 49 years for females.

Parksley Demographics

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

  • White: 59.54%
  • Black or African American: 36.92%
  • Two or more races: 3.03%
  • Asian: 0.51%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Parksley, Virginia is 790 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 817.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 842.

Parksley, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47159.54%
Black or African American29236.92%
Two or More Races243.03%
Asian40.51%
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Parksley Population by Race

Parksley Population Pyramid $2021

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Parksley Median Age

40.5


Total

35.8


Male

49


Female

Parksley Adults

There are 605 adults, (111 of whom are seniors) in Parksley.

Parksley Age Dependency

60.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Parksley Sex Ratio

Female

347

43.87%

Male

444

56.13%

Parksley Population by Age

Parksley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Parksley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.4%32.6%
All50.8%49.2%
Male47.1%52.9%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female17.4%82.6%

50.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Parksley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3112.5150.8
Non Family1591.5146.5
Married953.3367.4
Male342.9447.1
Female235.4817.4

3.52

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Parksley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade417.35%
9th to 12th Grade8415.05%
High School Graduate21338.17%
Some College10218.28%
Associates Degree498.78%
Bachelors Degree244.30%
Graduate Degree458.06%
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Parksley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Parksley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White37433865
Black16187
Hispanic194
Asian444

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Parksley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,833$27,875$22,614
Less Than 9th Grade$23,250$22,153$
High School Graduate$27,614$38,056$19,625
Some College$25,714$28,750$19,531
Bachelors Degree$44,107$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,833

Average Earnings

$27,875

Average Male

$22,614

Average Female

Parksley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Parksley Language by Age

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Parksley Language

73.73% of Parksley residents speak only English, while 26.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 23.32% of the population.

Parksley Language

Parksley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4494810.69%
Black292258.56%
Multiple241979.17%
Hispanic22731.82%
Asian44100.00%

13.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.49%

Male Poverty Rate

14.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parksley

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parksley is Black, with 8.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.22%.

Parksley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.60%
High School10.80%
Bachelors or Greater5.80%
Some College4.64%

Parksley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed8.00%
Male Employed7.19%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Parksley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Parksley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,841$56,168
Families$68,125$69,433
Married Families$82,841-
Non Families$37,813$43,057
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Income by Household Type

Parksley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Parksley Married by Age and Sex

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Parksley 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 35-44.

Parksley Marital Status by Race

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Parksley Marital Status

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38

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
Korea5
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War3
World War II2

Parksley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6418
75+14
18 to 343
65 to 742
35 to 541

Parksley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White358.14%
Black31.75%

Parksley Veterans by Race

Parksley Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parksley Veterans by Education

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70.9%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Parksley Employment by Age

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Parksley Employment by Race

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Parksley 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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39.19%

Born in Parksley

75.09%

Native Born

24.91%

Foreign Born

18.58%

Non Citizen

6.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.09% of Parksley residents were born in the United States, with 39.19% having been born in Virginia. 18.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Parksley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021790-9-1.13%
2020799-9-1.11%
2019808-9-1.10%
2018817-5-0.61%
2017822-5-0.60%
2016827-3-0.36%
2015830-5-0.60%
201483510.12%
2013834-11-1.30%
20128450.00%
201184520.24%
20108430.00%

Parksley Population by Year