Buckingham County, Virginia Population 2020

Buckingham County, Virginia's estimated population is 16,943 with a growth rate of -0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Buckingham County, Virginia is the 90th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202016,943-28-0.16%
201916,971-28-0.16%
201816,999-28-0.16%
201717,027-15-0.09%
201617,042260.15%
201517,016810.48%
201416,935-221-1.29%
201317,156890.52%
201217,067-142-0.83%
201117,2091180.69%
201017,0914,21832.77%
199012,8731,1229.55%
198011,7511,15410.89%
197010,597-280-2.57%
196010,877-1,411-11.48%
195012,288-1,110-8.28%
194013,398830.62%
193013,315-1,570-10.55%
192014,885-319-2.10%
191015,204-62-0.41%
190015,2668836.14%
189014,383-1,157-7.45%
188015,5402,16916.22%
187013,371-1,841-12.10%
186015,2121,3759.94%
185013,837-4,949-26.34%
184018,7864352.37%
183018,3517824.45%
182017,569-2,490-12.41%
181020,0596,67049.82%
180013,3893,61036.92%
17909,7790.00%

Buckingham County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,41561.25%
Black or African American5,81634.20%
Some Other Race3071.81%
Two or More Races3041.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native1060.62%
Asian560.33%

Buckingham County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Buckingham County, Virginia Median Age

42.7


Total

40.1


Male

45.8


Female

Buckingham County, Virginia Adults

There are 13,822 adults, (3,107 of whom are seniors) in Buckingham County, Virginia.

Buckingham County, Virginia Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Buckingham County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,582

44.59%

Male

9,422

55.41%

Buckingham County, Virginia Households and Families

Buckingham County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buckingham County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All75.3%24.7%
Male66.4%33.6%
Female66%34%
Non Family65.8%34.2%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8272.5675.3
Married2,6143.1386.7
Non Family2,0371.2465.8
Female7593.566
Male4173.8166.4

3.16

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buckingham County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1869.45%
9th to 12th Grade1,58212.61%
High School Graduate5,49943.82%
Some College2,11016.81%
Associates Degree7556.02%
Bachelors Degree8847.04%
Graduate Degree5334.25%

Buckingham County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8346,433996
Black4,3923,166377
Hispanic181758
Other Race12948
Native American7552
Asian564123
Multiple Races443313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 82.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,684$31,268$30,173
Less Than High School$23,828$25,625$
High School Grad$27,153$28,263$24,087
Some College$32,122$45,262$29,022
Bachelors Degree$48,047$62,250$45,335
Graduate Degree$44,262$$44,139

$30,684

Average Earnings

$31,268

Average Male

$30,173

Average Female

Buckingham County, Virginia Language

Buckingham County, Virginia Language by Age

Buckingham County, Virginia Language

97.28% of Buckingham County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.

Buckingham County, Virginia Poverty

Buckingham County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,5441,40814.75%
Black4,6811,06122.67%
Native736893.15%
Hispanic2833913.78%
Multiple27551.82%

17.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.09%

Male Poverty Rate

19.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buckingham County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buckingham County, Virginia is Native, with 93.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buckingham County, Virginia is Multiple, with 1.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.05%
High School15.76%
Some College11.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.25%

Buckingham County, Virginia Income

Buckingham County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,261$53,984
Families$54,981$64,236
Married Families$66,343-
Non Families$23,667$31,853

Buckingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Buckingham County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Buckingham County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Buckingham 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.

Buckingham County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Buckingham County, Virginia Veterans

1,252

Number of Veterans

1,121

Male Veterans

131

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam439
Second Gulf War163
First Gulf War162
Korea124
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White91310.67%
Black2925.99%
Hispanic2211.83%
2 or More2117.80%
Asian1526.79%
Other64.65%
Indian56.67%

$Buckingham County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buckingham County, Virginia Employment Status

50.7%

Labor Force Participation

47.1%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Buckingham 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

79.16%

Born in Virginia

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

0.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.31% of Buckingham County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 79.16% having been born in Virginia. 0.65% 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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