Bland County, Virginia Population 2020

Bland County, Virginia's estimated population is 6,177 with a growth rate of -0.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bland County, Virginia is the 126th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20206,177-58-0.93%
20196,235-58-0.92%
20186,293-58-0.91%
20176,351-121-1.87%
20166,472-62-0.95%
20156,534-51-0.77%
20146,585-89-1.33%
20136,674-20-0.30%
20126,694-80-1.18%
20116,774-25-0.37%
20106,7992854.38%
19906,5141652.60%
19806,34992617.08%
19705,423-559-9.34%
19605,982-454-7.05%
19506,436-295-4.38%
19406,73170011.61%
19306,0314387.83%
19205,5934398.52%
19105,154-343-6.24%
19005,4973687.17%
18905,1291252.50%
18805,0041,00425.10%
18704,0000.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.93%
County Website
Founded
1861
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Bland County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,24496.85%
Black or African American1191.85%
Two or More Races761.18%
Some Other Race40.06%
Asian40.06%
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Bland County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

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Bland County, Virginia Median Age

46.1


Total

43.3


Male

49.3


Female

Bland County, Virginia Adults

There are 5,398 adults, (1,407 of whom are seniors) in Bland County, Virginia.

Bland County, Virginia Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bland County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

2,905

45.06%

Male

3,542

54.94%

Bland County, Virginia Households and Families

Bland County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bland County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.4%6.6%
Male84.4%15.6%
All82.7%17.3%
Non Family74%26%
Female40.9%59.1%

82.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5232.2682.7
Married1,4792.8493.4
Non Family6741.0574
Female2422.4140.9
Male1281.6884.4

2.66

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

1.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Bland County, Virginia Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1833.68%
9th to 12th Grade2384.79%
High School Graduate1,98039.86%
Some College1,17523.65%
Associates Degree52710.61%
Bachelors Degree64212.92%
Graduate Degree2234.49%
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Bland County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8064,392855
Black10610110
Multiple Races3434
Hispanic1816
Asian44

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 white people with a rate of 17.79%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,434$42,002$26,426
Less Than High School$35,508$36,172$
High School Grad$30,179$34,205$25,268
Some College$26,856$48,958$25,287
Bachelors Degree$55,938$52,273$58,042
Graduate Degree$55,729$$50,417

$35,434

Average Earnings

$42,002

Average Male

$26,426

Average Female

Bland County, Virginia Language

Bland County, Virginia Language by Age

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Bland County, Virginia Language

98.44% of Bland County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.71% of the population.

Bland County, Virginia Poverty

Bland County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,6004688.36%
Multiple651116.92%
Hispanic4424.55%

8.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.98%

Male Poverty Rate

8.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bland County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bland County, Virginia is Multiple, with 16.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bland County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 4.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.26%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.08%
High School10.38%
Some College6.34%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.31%
Male Unemployed28.81%
Female Employed4.39%
Male Employed2.08%

Bland County, Virginia Income

Bland County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,511$63,102
Families$66,463$75,655
Married Families$75,927-
Non Families$21,000$27,161
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Bland County, Virginia Marital Status

Bland County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bland County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Bland County, Virginia 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.

Bland County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Bland County, Virginia Veterans

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421

Number of Veterans

399

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam171
First Gulf War96
Korea61
Second Gulf War29
World War II12
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Age Group Veterans
75+139
65 to 74139
35 to 54101
55 to 6442
18 to 34
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Bland County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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2.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bland County, Virginia Employment Status

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

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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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55.81%

Born in Virginia

99.60%

Native Born

0.40%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.60% of Bland County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 55.81% having been born in Virginia. 0.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990