Pound, Virginia Population 2021

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Pound is a city located in Wise County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 894, it is the 141st largest city in Virginia and the 10777th largest city in the United States . Pound is currently declining at a rate of -1.32% annually and its population has decreased by -13.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,037 in 2010. Pound reached it's highest population of 1,022 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Pound has a population density of 343 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pound is $40,689 with a poverty rate of 39.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $658 per month, and the median house value is $66,300. The median age in Pound is 38.6 years, 36.2 years for males, and 41.9 years for females.

Pound Demographics

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

  • White: 99.66%
  • Black or African American: 0.34%
  • 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 Pound, Virginia is 894 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 930.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,037.

Pound, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White87599.66%
Black or African American30.34%
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Pound Population by Race

Pound Population Pyramid $2021

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Pound Median Age

38.6


Total

36.2


Male

41.9


Female

Pound Adults

There are 642 adults, (165 of whom are seniors) in Pound.

Pound Age Dependency

84.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pound Sex Ratio

Female

404

46.01%

Male

474

53.99%

Pound Population by Age

Pound Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pound Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married76%24%
All59.2%40.8%
Non Family39.7%60.3%
Female31.4%68.6%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pound Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3462.5259.2
Married1832.976
Non Family1211.4539.7
Female353.9431.4
Male73.86100

2.96

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Pound Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade244.05%
9th to 12th Grade8213.85%
High School Graduate23539.70%
Some College16327.53%
Associates Degree183.04%
Bachelors Degree579.63%
Graduate Degree132.20%
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Pound Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pound Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.88%.

Pound Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,221$53,214$23,140
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$18,750$$11,579
Some College$$56,563$23,854
Bachelors Degree$66,250$$
Graduate Degree$36,250$$

$30,221

Average Earnings

$53,214

Average Male

$23,140

Average Female

Pound Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pound Language by Age

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Pound Language

100.00% of Pound residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Pound Language

Pound Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White87534239.09%
Black3133.33%

39.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.60%

Male Poverty Rate

44.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pound

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pound is White, with 39.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pound is Black, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 60.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.83%.

Pound Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School41.28%
Less Than 9th Grade32.08%
Bachelors or Greater28.57%
Some College25.41%

Pound Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed82.35%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Male Employed19.50%
Female Employed11.83%

Pound Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pound Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,224$40,689
Families$33,661$42,799
Married Families$42,607-
Non Families$32,917$29,793
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Income by Household Type

Pound Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Pound Married by Age and Sex

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Pound 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.

Pound Marital Status by Race

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Pound Marital Status

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65

Number of Veterans

65

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam34
Korea10
First Gulf War4
World War II
Second Gulf War

Pound Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7425
75+20
55 to 6416
35 to 544
18 to 34

Pound Veterans by Age

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Pound Veterans by Race

Pound Veterans by Education

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47.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

83.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pound Veterans by Education

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39.9%

Labor Force Participation

36.3%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Pound Employment by Age

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Pound Employment by Race

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Pound 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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71.18%

Born in Pound

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Pound residents were born in the United States, with 71.18% 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.

Pound Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021894-12-1.32%
2020906-12-1.31%
2019918-12-1.29%
2018930-15-1.59%
2017945-14-1.46%
2016959-14-1.44%
2015973-13-1.32%
2014986-17-1.69%
20131,003-9-0.89%
20121,012-8-0.78%
20111,020-2-0.20%
20101,0220.00%

Pound Population by Year