Craig County, Virginia Population 2020

Craig County, Virginia's estimated population is 5,062 with a growth rate of -0.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Craig County, Virginia is the 129th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,062-1-0.02%
20195,063-1-0.02%
20185,064-1-0.02%
20175,065-57-1.11%
20165,122-16-0.31%
20155,138-38-0.73%
20145,176380.74%
20135,1380.00%
20125,138-31-0.60%
20115,169-29-0.56%
20105,19882618.89%
19904,37242410.74%
19803,94842412.03%
19703,5241685.01%
19603,356-96-2.78%
19503,452-317-8.41%
19403,7692075.81%
19303,562-538-13.12%
19204,100-611-12.97%
19104,7114189.74%
19004,29345811.94%
18903,835411.08%
18803,79485228.96%
18702,942-611-17.20%
18603,5530.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.02%
County Website
Founded
1851
County Seat
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Craig County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,09299.59%
Two or More Races120.23%
Black or African American80.16%
Some Other Race10.02%
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Craig County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

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Craig County, Virginia Median Age

48.3


Total

44.6


Male

50.3


Female

Craig County, Virginia Adults

There are 4,229 adults, (1,184 of whom are seniors) in Craig County, Virginia.

Craig County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29

Child Dependency Ratio

Craig County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

2,612

51.09%

Male

2,501

48.91%

Craig County, Virginia Households and Families

Craig County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Craig County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female87.5%12.5%
Married78.4%21.6%
Male77.1%22.9%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family60.4%39.6%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2662.2572.2
Married1,1533.0278.4
Non Family8781.1360.4
Female2002.4287.5
Male353.8977.1

2.9

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Craig County, Virginia Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1944.96%
9th to 12th Grade992.53%
High School Graduate1,68643.10%
Some College76819.63%
Associates Degree44311.32%
Bachelors Degree55114.08%
Graduate Degree1714.37%
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Craig County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9003,607722
Multiple Races1212

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 white people with a rate of 18.51%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,411$47,125$30,735
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$32,266$31,552$32,765
Some College$41,625$62,526$27,569
Bachelors Degree$53,287$74,208$
Graduate Degree$60,270$$61,149

$38,411

Average Earnings

$47,125

Average Male

$30,735

Average Female

Craig County, Virginia Language

Craig County, Virginia Language by Age

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Craig County, Virginia Language

98.85% of Craig County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Craig County, Virginia Poverty

Craig County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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8.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.72%

Male Poverty Rate

10.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Craig County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Craig County, Virginia is White, with 8.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Craig County, Virginia is White, with 8.56% 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 24.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.49%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.43%
High School12.63%
Some College5.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.36%
Female Employed10.48%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Craig County, Virginia Income

Craig County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,484$64,188
Families$82,531$82,903
Married Families$86,438-
Non Families$30,146$33,494
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Craig County, Virginia Marital Status

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Craig County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Craig County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Craig County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Craig County, Virginia Veterans

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343

Number of Veterans

304

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam156
Korea44
First Gulf War40
Second Gulf War23
World War II13
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Age Group Veterans
75+138
65 to 7487
55 to 6459
35 to 5459
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3347.92%
2 or More975.00%

Craig County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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7.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Craig County, Virginia Employment Status

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52%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

1.4%

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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70.94%

Born in Virginia

99.73%

Native Born

0.27%

Foreign Born

0.02%

Non Citizen

0.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.73% of Craig County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 70.94% having been born in Virginia. 0.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

  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