Amelia County, Virginia Population 2020

Amelia County, Virginia's estimated population is 12,965 with a growth rate of 1.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Amelia County, Virginia is the 104th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201813,013480.37%
201712,9651721.34%
201612,793110.09%
201512,782660.52%
201412,716570.45%
201312,659-88-0.69%
201212,747-5-0.04%
201112,75260.05%
201012,7463,95945.06%
19908,7873824.54%
19808,40581310.71%
19707,592-223-2.85%
19607,815-93-1.18%
19507,908-587-6.91%
19408,495-484-5.39%
19308,979-821-8.38%
19209,8001,08012.39%
19108,720-317-3.51%
19009,037-31-0.34%
18909,068-1,309-12.61%
188010,3774995.05%
18709,878-863-8.03%
186010,7419719.94%
18509,770-550-5.33%
184010,320-716-6.49%
183011,036-68-0.61%
182011,1045104.81%
181010,5941,16212.32%
18009,432-8,665-47.88%
179018,0970.00%

How Many People Live in Amelia County, Virginia?

12,965

Amelia County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,73875.76%
Black or African American2,73721.29%
Two or More Races3482.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native310.24%

Amelia County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Amelia County, Virginia Median Age

46


Total

41.4


Male

49.3


Female

Amelia County, Virginia Adults

There are 10,077 adults, (2,425 of whom are seniors) in Amelia County, Virginia.

Amelia County, Virginia Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Amelia County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

6,202

48.25%

Male

6,652

51.75%

Amelia County, Virginia Households and Families

Amelia County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Amelia County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All84.3%15.7%
Non Family81.2%18.8%
Male65.4%34.6%
Female61.6%38.4%

84.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7892.6684.3
Married2,7683.291
Non Family1,3481.1981.2
Female4453.561.6
Male2283.165.4

3.18

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Amelia County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6196.85%
9th to 12th Grade8689.61%
High School Graduate3,53639.16%
Some College1,86520.65%
Associates Degree7067.82%
Bachelors Degree8739.67%
Graduate Degree5636.23%

Amelia County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,7165,7011,077
Black2,1021,672306
Hispanic15011721
Multiple Races959553
Native American9

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 55.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,650$49,348$34,583
Less Than High School$31,833$52,150$
High School Grad$34,307$43,356$30,029
Some College$46,088$50,387$32,966
Bachelors Degree$48,211$$48,052
Graduate Degree$93,393$142,841$81,402

$41,650

Average Earnings

$49,348

Average Male

$34,583

Average Female

Amelia County, Virginia Language

Amelia County, Virginia Language by Age

Amelia County, Virginia Language

96.94% of Amelia County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.24% of the population.

Amelia County, Virginia Poverty

Amelia County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,3607107.59%
Black2,71469925.76%
Hispanic38329877.81%

13.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.50%

Male Poverty Rate

12.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amelia County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amelia County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 77.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amelia County, Virginia is White, with 7.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.25%
High School11.46%
Some College7.34%
Bachelors or Greater3.79%

Amelia County, Virginia Income

Amelia County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,526$74,185
Families$74,516$86,594
Married Families$85,571-
Non Families$25,511$41,279

Amelia County, Virginia Marital Status

Amelia County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Amelia County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Amelia County, Virginia 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 35-44.

Amelia County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Amelia County, Virginia Veterans

970

Number of Veterans

928

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam417
Second Gulf War202
First Gulf War193
Korea51
World War II39
Name Veterans % of Total
White81710.77%
Black1154.82%
2 or More3840.00%
Hispanic2114.00%

$Amelia County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amelia County, Virginia Employment Status

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Amelia County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

78.90%

Born in Virginia

98.99%

Native Born

1.01%

Foreign Born

0.54%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.99% of Amelia County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 78.90% having been born in Virginia. 0.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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