Goochland County, Virginia Population 2020

Goochland County, Virginia's estimated population is 24,350 with a growth rate of 2.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Goochland County, Virginia is the 71st largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202024,3505532.32%
201923,7975532.38%
201823,2445532.44%
201722,6912291.02%
201622,4623031.37%
201522,1593051.40%
201421,8542841.32%
201321,5702921.37%
201221,278-96-0.45%
201121,374-372-1.71%
201021,7467,58353.54%
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%
2020 Growth Rate
2.32%
County Website
Founded
1728[1]
County Seat
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Goochland County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,97079.93%
Black or African American3,60516.04%
Two or More Races4752.11%
Asian2921.30%
Some Other Race1130.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.12%
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Goochland County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

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Goochland County, Virginia Median Age

48.3


Total

46.7


Male

49.6


Female

Goochland County, Virginia Adults

There are 18,336 adults, (4,686 of whom are seniors) in Goochland County, Virginia.

Goochland County, Virginia Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Goochland County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,353

50.50%

Male

11,129

49.50%

Goochland County, Virginia Households and Families

Goochland County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Goochland County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
All84.9%15.1%
Non Family75.4%24.6%
Female63.5%36.5%
Male63%37%

84.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4262.5384.9
Married5,5962.991.6
Non Family2,0011.2175.4
Female5243.3263.5
Male305363

2.91

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Goochland County, Virginia Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6153.65%
9th to 12th Grade9205.46%
High School Graduate4,32425.68%
Some College3,03518.03%
Associates Degree1,3457.99%
Bachelors Degree4,22225.08%
Graduate Degree2,37614.11%
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Goochland County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,17912,2516,002
Black2,8402,345264
Hispanic380337106
Asian210187167
Multiple Races18314059
Other Race6046
Native American2724

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.96%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 79.52%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,687$58,333$36,345
Less Than High School$22,985$35,147$2,500
High School Grad$35,236$46,452$27,432
Some College$36,510$43,668$30,707
Bachelors Degree$64,187$107,336$50,175
Graduate Degree$82,563$109,511$59,966

$45,687

Average Earnings

$58,333

Average Male

$36,345

Average Female

Goochland County, Virginia Language

Goochland County, Virginia Language by Age

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Goochland County, Virginia Language

96.11% of Goochland County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.73% of the population.

Goochland County, Virginia Poverty

Goochland County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,8517424.40%
Black3,05735511.61%
Asian292155.14%
Multiple456143.07%
Native241041.67%

5.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.74%

Male Poverty Rate

6.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Goochland County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Goochland County, Virginia is Native, with 41.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Goochland County, Virginia is Multiple, with 3.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.95%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School8.57%
High School8.54%
Some College3.87%
Bachelors or Greater2.68%
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Name Poverty
Female Employed4.00%
Male Employed2.87%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Goochland County, Virginia Income

Goochland County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$89,741$126,796
Families$107,658$144,280
Married Families$111,318-
Non Families$42,835$68,743
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Goochland County, Virginia Marital Status

Goochland County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Goochland County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Goochland County, Virginia Veterans

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1,601

Number of Veterans

1,457

Male Veterans

144

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam732
First Gulf War393
Second Gulf War205
Korea127
World War II7
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74559
35 to 54479
75+302
55 to 64186
18 to 3475
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3399.15%
Black2427.75%
Hispanic348.46%
2 or More115.31%
Other915.00%

Goochland County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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3.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Goochland County, Virginia Employment Status

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58.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

3.2%

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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62.08%

Born in Virginia

96.24%

Native Born

3.76%

Foreign Born

1.09%

Non Citizen

2.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.24% of Goochland County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 62.08% having been born in Virginia. 1.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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