Augusta County, Virginia Population 2020

Augusta County, Virginia's estimated population is 75,082 with a growth rate of 0.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Augusta County, Virginia is the 28th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201875,4573750.50%
201775,0822890.39%
201674,7935000.67%
201574,2934130.56%
201473,880380.05%
201373,8422630.36%
201273,579-59-0.08%
201173,638570.08%
201073,58118,90434.57%
199054,6779451.76%
198053,7329,51221.51%
197044,2206,85718.35%
196037,3633,2099.40%
195034,154-8,618-20.15%
194042,7724,60912.08%
193038,1633,49210.07%
192034,6712,2266.86%
191032,445750.23%
190032,370-4,635-12.53%
189037,0051,2953.63%
188035,7106,94724.15%
187028,7631,0143.65%
186027,7493,13912.75%
185024,6104,98225.38%
184019,628-298-1.50%
183019,9263,18419.02%
182016,7422,43417.01%
181014,3082,59622.17%
180011,7128267.59%
179010,8860.00%

How Many People Live in Augusta County, Virginia?

75,082

Augusta County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White69,28192.74%
Black or African American3,1164.17%
Two or More Races1,3861.86%
Asian4530.61%
Some Other Race2430.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native1840.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander380.05%

Augusta County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Augusta County, Virginia Median Age

44.8


Total

43.6


Male

46.2


Female

Augusta County, Virginia Adults

There are 60,123 adults, (14,821 of whom are seniors) in Augusta County, Virginia.

Augusta County, Virginia Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Augusta County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

36,804

49.27%

Male

37,897

50.73%

Augusta County, Virginia Households and Families

Augusta County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Augusta County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All78.9%21.1%
Male76.6%23.4%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Female61.3%38.7%

78.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,2972.4278.9
Married16,8302.9786.7
Non Family8,4841.1669.4
Female2,7312.8661.3
Male1,2522.5676.6

2.88

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Augusta County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1904.03%
9th to 12th Grade4,6538.56%
High School Graduate20,75738.18%
Some College9,93918.28%
Associates Degree4,0337.42%
Bachelors Degree8,20915.10%
Graduate Degree4,5878.44%

Augusta County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,26344,47612,108
Black2,3791,781211
Hispanic1,007632165
Multiple Races65740695
Asian306285200
Other Race13310643
Native American999934
Islander383814

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 asian people with a rate of 65.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,110$43,208$30,739
Less Than High School$22,839$26,230$17,790
High School Grad$32,383$40,464$25,509
Some College$36,207$42,702$31,583
Bachelors Degree$49,525$64,437$41,519
Graduate Degree$51,963$60,313$47,778

$37,110

Average Earnings

$43,208

Average Male

$30,739

Average Female

Augusta County, Virginia Language

Augusta County, Virginia Language by Age

Augusta County, Virginia Language

97.11% of Augusta County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty

Augusta County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White66,1085,7178.65%
Hispanic1,69944426.13%
Black1,66429717.85%
Multiple1,24414711.82%
Other2302912.61%
Asian41810.24%

9.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.89%

Male Poverty Rate

11.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Augusta County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Augusta County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 26.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Augusta County, Virginia is Asian, with 0.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.28%
High School9.22%
Some College5.29%
Bachelors or Greater3.66%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.03%
Male Unemployed17.97%
Female Employed5.49%
Male Employed2.53%

Augusta County, Virginia Income

Augusta County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,305$73,950
Families$72,186$85,697
Married Families$79,244-
Non Families$32,229$42,177

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

56.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Augusta County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Augusta 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 45-54.

Augusta County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Augusta County, Virginia Veterans

5,933

Number of Veterans

5,554

Male Veterans

379

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,195
First Gulf War895
Second Gulf War805
Korea679
World War II131
Name Veterans % of Total
White5,62410.09%
Black2378.81%
Hispanic503.90%
2 or More495.81%
Asian215.45%
Other21.28%

$Augusta County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Augusta County, Virginia Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Augusta 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

71.19%

Born in Virginia

97.73%

Native Born

2.27%

Foreign Born

1.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.73% of Augusta County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 71.19% having been born in Virginia. 1.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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