Wattsville, Virginia Population 2021

998
map placeholder

Wattsville is a city located in Accomack County Virginia. Wattsville has a 2020 population of 998. Wattsville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -11.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,128 in 2010. Wattsville reached it's highest population of 1,226 in 2016.

The average household income in Wattsville is $43,363 with a poverty rate of 1.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,059 per month, and the median house value is $159,500. The median age in Wattsville is 50.9 years, 50.3 years for males, and 53.9 years for females.

Wattsville Demographics

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

  • White: 81.66%
  • Black or African American: 18.34%
  • 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 Wattsville, Virginia is 998 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 855.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,128.

Wattsville, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White81581.66%
Black or African American18318.34%
Loading...

Wattsville Population by Race

Wattsville Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Wattsville Median Age

50.9


Total

50.3


Male

53.9


Female

Wattsville Adults

There are 824 adults, (305 of whom are seniors) in Wattsville.

Wattsville Age Dependency

92.3

Age Dependency Ratio

58.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wattsville Sex Ratio

Female

549

55.01%

Male

449

44.99%

Wattsville Population by Age

Wattsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Wattsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
All60.4%39.6%
Married58.5%41.5%
Non Family57.8%42.2%
Female0%100%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wattsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5351.8760.4
Non Family3131.0457.8
Married1423.2458.5
Male591.97100
Female214.520

3.02

Average Family Size

1.87

Average Household Size

Loading...

Wattsville Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade374.78%
9th to 12th Grade9712.53%
High School Graduate23730.62%
Some College13917.96%
Associates Degree455.81%
Bachelors Degree13817.83%
Graduate Degree8110.47%
Loading...

Wattsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wattsville Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.93%.

Wattsville Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,045$24,053$26,511
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$24,129$24,924$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$26,511$$26,511

$26,045

Average Earnings

$24,053

Average Male

$26,511

Average Female

Wattsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wattsville Language by Age

Loading...

Wattsville Language

100.00% of Wattsville 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.

Wattsville Language

Wattsville Poverty by Race

Loading...

1.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.12%

Male Poverty Rate

0.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wattsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wattsville is White, with 1.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wattsville is White, with 1.72% 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 21.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Wattsville Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater6.39%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Wattsville Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed5.49%

Wattsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wattsville Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$28,418$43,363
Families$46,771$56,536
Married Families$54,643-
Non Families$24,772$34,020
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Wattsville Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

32.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Wattsville Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Wattsville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wattsville Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Wattsville Marital Status

Loading...

149

Number of Veterans

149

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam79
First Gulf War17
World War II11
Korea
Second Gulf War

Wattsville Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5459
55 to 6450
65 to 7429
75+11
18 to 34

Wattsville Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White10514.69%
Black4440.37%

Wattsville Veterans by Race

Wattsville Veterans by Education

Loading...

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wattsville Veterans by Education

Loading...

48.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Wattsville Employment by Age

Loading...

Wattsville Employment by Race

Loading...

Wattsville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

43.89%

Born in Wattsville

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wattsville residents were born in the United States, with 43.89% 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.

Wattsville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219980.00%
20209980.00%
201999814316.73%
2018855556.88%
2017800-426-34.75%
20161,226312.59%
20151,195-18-1.48%
20141,21322422.65%
2013989-108-9.85%
20121,097-126-10.30%
20111,223958.42%
20101,1280.00%

Wattsville Population by Year