Grayson County, Virginia Population 2020

Grayson County, Virginia's estimated population is 15,677 with a growth rate of -1.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grayson County, Virginia is the 95th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201815,631-46-0.29%
201715,677-191-1.20%
201615,868-88-0.55%
201515,956340.21%
201415,9227915.23%
201315,131-13-0.09%
201215,144-222-1.44%
201115,366-132-0.85%
201015,498-780-4.79%
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%

How Many People Live in Grayson County, Virginia?

15,677

Grayson County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,61892.45%
Black or African American7324.63%
Two or More Races2851.80%
Some Other Race860.54%
Asian510.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native390.25%

Grayson County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Grayson County, Virginia Median Age

47.7


Total

46


Male

49.6


Female

Grayson County, Virginia Adults

There are 13,095 adults, (3,680 of whom are seniors) in Grayson County, Virginia.

Grayson County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Grayson County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,816

49.43%

Male

7,995

50.57%

Grayson County, Virginia Households and Families

Grayson County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grayson County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All79.2%20.8%
Non Family77.6%22.4%
Male63.7%36.3%
Female47.1%52.9%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5422.2879.2
Married3,3402.9386.9
Non Family2,4121.1177.6
Female5563.0647.1
Male2343.0463.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grayson County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8256.89%
9th to 12th Grade1,32011.02%
High School Graduate4,74539.60%
Some College2,39219.96%
Associates Degree1,20410.05%
Bachelors Degree1,1309.43%
Graduate Degree3653.05%

Grayson County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,9289,1061,393
Black59043333
Hispanic23784
Multiple Races15013134
Other Race6530
Asian514835
Native American3939

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 68.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,510$31,290$22,482
Less Than High School$17,757$20,798$15,478
High School Grad$26,236$30,872$21,172
Some College$27,095$33,636$24,234
Bachelors Degree$32,328$38,438$30,875
Graduate Degree$43,375$42,679$45,000

$26,510

Average Earnings

$31,290

Average Male

$22,482

Average Female

Grayson County, Virginia Language

Grayson County, Virginia Language by Age

Grayson County, Virginia Language

95.28% of Grayson County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

Grayson County, Virginia Poverty

Grayson County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,8192,67019.32%
Multiple28520872.98%
Hispanic48311824.43%
Black3199128.53%
Other752128.00%
Asian5135.88%

20.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.54%

Male Poverty Rate

23.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grayson County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grayson County, Virginia is Multiple, with 72.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grayson County, Virginia is Asian, with 5.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.92%
High School14.89%
Some College13.06%
Bachelors or Greater12.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Male Unemployed45.70%
Female Employed11.80%
Male Employed4.54%

Grayson County, Virginia Income

Grayson County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,969$47,703
Families$46,037$58,936
Married Families$51,729-
Non Families$19,038$27,540

Grayson County, Virginia Marital Status

Grayson County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Grayson County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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

Grayson County, Virginia Veterans

1,014

Number of Veterans

929

Male Veterans

85

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam482
Korea112
First Gulf War93
Second Gulf War58
World War II53
Name Veterans % of Total
White9627.96%
Indian3487.18%
Hispanic226.65%
Black121.74%
Other67.50%

$Grayson County, Virginia Veterans by Education

9.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grayson County, Virginia Employment Status

51.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Grayson 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

61.67%

Born in Virginia

97.86%

Native Born

2.14%

Foreign Born

1.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.86% of Grayson County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 61.67% having been born in Virginia. 1.40% 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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