Goochland County, Virginia Population 2021

Goochland County, Virginia's estimated population is 24,821 with a growth rate of 2.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Goochland County, Virginia is the 73rd largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 21,744 and has seen a growth of 14.15% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202124,8215342.20%
202024,2875342.25%
201923,7535342.30%
201823,2195162.27%
201722,7032180.97%
201622,4853201.44%
201522,1653161.45%
201421,8492841.32%
201321,5652921.37%
201221,273-101-0.47%
201121,374-370-1.70%
201021,7447,58153.53%
199014,1632,40220.42%
198011,7611,69216.80%
197010,0698639.37%
19609,2062723.04%
19508,9344805.68%
19408,4545016.30%
19307,953-910-10.27%
19208,863-374-4.05%
19109,237-282-2.96%
19009,519-439-4.41%
18909,958-334-3.25%
188010,292-21-0.20%
187010,313-343-3.22%
186010,6563042.94%
185010,3525926.07%
18409,760-609-5.87%
183010,3693623.62%
182010,007-196-1.92%
181010,2035075.23%
18009,6966437.10%
17909,0530.00%
2021 Growth Rate
2.20%
County Website
Founded
1728
County Seat
2010 Population
21,744
Growth Since 2010
14.15%
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Goochland County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,35580.28%
Black or African American3,65515.99%
Two or More Races4652.03%
Asian2971.30%
Some Other Race890.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.02%
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Goochland County, Virginia Population by Race

Goochland County, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Goochland County, Virginia Median Age

48.3


Total

46.5


Male

49.7


Female

Goochland County, Virginia Adults

There are 18,805 adults, (4,942 of whom are seniors) in Goochland County, Virginia.

Goochland County, Virginia Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Goochland County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,518

50.37%

Male

11,347

49.63%

Goochland County, Virginia Population by Age

Goochland County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Goochland County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.7%7.3%
All84.9%15.1%
Non Family73.8%26.2%
Female68.3%31.7%
Male56%44%

84.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Goochland County, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,5062.5584.9
Married5,4083.0292.7
Non Family2,3741.1973.8
Female4263.6768.3
Male2983.3156

3.05

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Goochland County, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5563.25%
9th to 12th Grade9195.37%
High School Graduate4,08323.84%
Some College3,18318.59%
Associates Degree1,2267.16%
Bachelors Degree4,41325.77%
Graduate Degree2,74616.03%
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Goochland County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Goochland County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White13,47912,6756,384
Black2,7962,270413
Hispanic441366136
2+ Races20316686
Asian184155140
Other Race54289
Native American4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.04%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 76.09%.

Goochland County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,564$56,997$40,966
Less Than 9th Grade$24,279$37,766$2,500
High School Graduate$35,959$46,125$29,972
Some College$40,520$47,708$31,385
Bachelors Degree$64,329$102,161$51,898
Graduate Degree$65,890$107,639$61,250

$48,564

Average Earnings

$56,997

Average Male

$40,966

Average Female

Goochland County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Goochland County, Virginia Language by Age

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Goochland County, Virginia Language

94.96% of Goochland County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.06% of the population.

Goochland County, Virginia Language

Goochland County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,1448494.95%
Black3,1562277.19%
Asian2973010.10%
Hispanic635152.36%
Multiple445122.70%

5.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.50%

Male Poverty Rate

6.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Goochland County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Goochland County, Virginia is Asian, with 10.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Goochland County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 2.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.21%.

Goochland County, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.46%
High School8.30%
Some College4.69%
Bachelors or Greater2.57%

Goochland County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed3.79%
Male Employed1.70%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Goochland County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Goochland County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$93,994$134,904
Families$112,172$161,002
Married Families$120,804-
Non Families$42,950$65,926
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Income by Household Type

Goochland County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Goochland County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Goochland 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 55-64.

Goochland County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Goochland County, Virginia Marital Status

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1,530

Number of Veterans

1,371

Male Veterans

159

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam716
First Gulf War335
Second Gulf War245
Korea199
World War II

Goochland County, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74533
35 to 54431
75+342
55 to 64155
18 to 3469

Goochland County, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3288.80%
Black1916.07%
Hispanic489.47%
2+ Races114.60%

Goochland County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Goochland County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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3.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Goochland County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Goochland County, Virginia Employment by Age

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Goochland County, Virginia Employment by Race

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Goochland County, Virginia Employment by Education

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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62.20%

Born in Goochland County, Virginia

95.87%

Native Born

4.13%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

2.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.87% of Goochland County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 62.20% having been born in Virginia. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Goochland County, Virginia Place of Birth

  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

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