Grayson County, Virginia Population 2021

Grayson County, Virginia's estimated population is 15,380 with a growth rate of -0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grayson County, Virginia is the 96th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 15,497 and has seen a growth of -0.75% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202115,380-85-0.55%
202015,465-85-0.55%
201915,550-85-0.54%
201815,635-62-0.39%
201715,697-170-1.07%
201615,867-92-0.58%
201515,959370.23%
201415,9227945.25%
201315,128-15-0.10%
201215,143-223-1.45%
201115,366-131-0.85%
201015,497-781-4.80%
199016,278-301-1.82%
198016,5791,1407.38%
197015,439-1,951-11.22%
196017,390-3,989-18.66%
195021,379-537-2.45%
194021,9161,8999.49%
193020,0172011.01%
192019,816-40-0.20%
191019,8563,00317.82%
190016,8532,45917.08%
189014,3941,32610.15%
188013,0683,48136.31%
18709,5871,33516.18%
18608,2521,57523.59%
18506,677-2,410-26.52%
18409,0871,41218.40%
18307,6752,07737.10%
18205,59865713.30%
18104,9411,02926.30%
18003,9120.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.55%
County Website
Founded
1793
County Seat
2010 Population
15,497
Growth Since 2010
-0.75%
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Grayson County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,55492.45%
Black or African American8935.67%
Two or More Races1390.88%
Some Other Race740.47%
Asian550.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.17%
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Grayson County, Virginia Population by Race

Grayson County, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Grayson County, Virginia Median Age

48.1


Total

46.2


Male

50.5


Female

Grayson County, Virginia Adults

There are 13,085 adults, (3,780 of whom are seniors) in Grayson County, Virginia.

Grayson County, Virginia Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Grayson County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,672

48.74%

Male

8,070

51.26%

Grayson County, Virginia Population by Age

Grayson County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Grayson County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All81.3%18.7%
Non Family78.4%21.6%
Male76.8%23.2%
Female59.4%40.6%

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grayson County, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4982.2581.3
Married3,3062.8987.5
Non Family2,3541.1278.4
Female5672.8359.4
Male2712.9376.8

2.83

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Grayson County, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8457.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,40511.71%
High School Graduate4,46837.23%
Some College2,39219.93%
Associates Degree1,24210.35%
Bachelors Degree1,1479.56%
Graduate Degree5024.18%
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Grayson County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Grayson County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,8818,9871,554
Black69251833
Hispanic2631004
2+ Races977222
Other Race6931
Asian555136
Native American2727

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.45%.

Grayson County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,135$31,518$23,259
Less Than 9th Grade$18,972$22,266$16,490
High School Graduate$26,979$31,716$21,537
Some College$28,295$32,798$24,727
Bachelors Degree$30,764$36,250$25,129
Graduate Degree$39,375$44,125$38,795

$27,135

Average Earnings

$31,518

Average Male

$23,259

Average Female

Grayson County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Grayson County, Virginia Language by Age

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Grayson County, Virginia Language

94.91% of Grayson County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.15% of the population.

Grayson County, Virginia Language

Grayson County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,6122,78820.48%
Black39617644.44%
Hispanic5028617.13%
Multiple1352720.00%
Other6457.81%
Asian5547.27%

20.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.50%

Male Poverty Rate

23.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grayson County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grayson County, Virginia is Black, with 44.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grayson County, Virginia is Asian, with 7.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.57%.

Grayson County, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.97%
Bachelors or Greater16.38%
High School15.03%
Some College14.11%

Grayson County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed91.14%
Male Unemployed42.62%
Female Employed15.00%
Male Employed5.19%

Grayson County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Grayson County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,544$50,190
Families$49,787$60,945
Married Families$55,366-
Non Families$20,068$30,094
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Income by Household Type

Grayson County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Grayson County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Grayson 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 55-64.

Grayson County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Grayson County, Virginia Marital Status

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981

Number of Veterans

882

Male Veterans

99

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam462
Korea90
First Gulf War86
Second Gulf War52
World War II40

Grayson County, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74345
75+284
55 to 64181
35 to 54136
18 to 3435

Grayson County, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9417.81%
Native American2281.48%
Hispanic195.44%
Black131.66%
Other Race57.25%

Grayson County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Grayson County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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10.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grayson County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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51.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Grayson County, Virginia Employment by Age

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Grayson County, Virginia Employment by Race

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Grayson 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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60.28%

Born in Grayson County, Virginia

97.76%

Native Born

2.24%

Foreign Born

1.45%

Non Citizen

0.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.76% of Grayson County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 60.28% having been born in Virginia. 1.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Grayson 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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