Hampton, Virginia Population 2021

Hampton, Virginia's estimated population is 134,870 with a growth rate of 0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hampton, Virginia is the 16th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 137,415 and has seen a growth of -1.85% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021134,8701800.13%
2020134,6901800.13%
2019134,5101800.13%
2018134,330-395-0.29%
2017134,725-649-0.48%
2016135,374-890-0.65%
2015136,264-1,416-1.03%
2014137,6803480.25%
2013137,3321550.11%
2012137,1775490.40%
2011136,628-787-0.57%
2010137,4153,6222.71%
1990133,79311,1769.11%
1980122,6171,8381.52%
1970120,77931,52135.31%
196089,25883,2921396.11%
19505,966681.15%
19405,898-484-7.58%
19306,3822443.98%
19206,13863311.50%
19105,5050.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.13%
County Website
2010 Population
137,415
Growth Since 2010
-1.85%
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Hampton, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American67,45049.95%
White55,51341.11%
Two or More Races5,6704.20%
Asian3,3522.48%
Some Other Race2,1981.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native6320.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2260.17%
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Hampton, Virginia Population by Race

Hampton, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Hampton, Virginia Median Age

36.2


Total

33.9


Male

38.1


Female

Hampton, Virginia Adults

There are 106,529 adults, (20,215 of whom are seniors) in Hampton, Virginia.

Hampton, Virginia Age Dependency

56.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Hampton, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

69,936

51.79%

Male

65,105

48.21%

Hampton, Virginia Population by Age

Hampton, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hampton, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75%25%
All55.7%44.3%
Male53%47%
Non Family44.9%55.1%
Female39.1%60.9%

55.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hampton, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All54,0502.4155.7
Non Family21,7891.3144.9
Married20,3653.1175
Female8,9703.2339.1
Male2,9263.3153

3.06

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Hampton, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2422.48%
9th to 12th Grade5,5056.08%
High School Graduate26,30029.06%
Some College23,16325.59%
Associates Degree8,9499.89%
Bachelors Degree14,85816.42%
Graduate Degree9,48810.48%
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Hampton, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hampton, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black43,85640,24611,252
White38,05035,22610,505
Hispanic4,1473,6121,046
Asian2,3551,788878
2+ Races2,0681,856662
Other Race1,2581,094287
Native American403391170
Islander1359422

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 97.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 42.18%.

Hampton, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,821$45,778$32,543
Less Than 9th Grade$22,605$27,074$18,832
High School Graduate$30,584$35,903$25,755
Some College$38,029$47,197$31,030
Bachelors Degree$48,574$57,579$43,309
Graduate Degree$61,020$72,649$51,586

$38,821

Average Earnings

$45,778

Average Male

$32,543

Average Female

Hampton, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hampton, Virginia Language by Age

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Hampton, Virginia Language

93.50% of Hampton, Virginia residents speak only English, while 6.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.37% of the population.

Hampton, Virginia Language

Hampton, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black64,40813,00620.19%
White50,2965,15410.25%
Hispanic7,54486211.43%
Multiple5,29456710.71%
Other2,18551123.39%
Asian3,2943089.35%
Islander1361712.50%

15.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.79%

Male Poverty Rate

15.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hampton, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hampton, Virginia is Other, with 23.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hampton, Virginia is Asian, with 9.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.49%.

Hampton, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.90%
High School16.90%
Some College11.23%
Bachelors or Greater4.50%

Hampton, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed39.88%
Male Unemployed31.63%
Female Employed9.42%
Male Employed6.18%

Hampton, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hampton, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,287$72,086
Families$69,673$83,707
Married Families$86,200$101,667
Non Families$40,527$51,979
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Income by Household Type

Hampton, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hampton, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Hampton, 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.

Hampton, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Hampton, Virginia Marital Status

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18,797

Number of Veterans

14,918

Male Veterans

3,879

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7,593
First Gulf War6,602
Vietnam4,677
Korea863
World War II204

Hampton, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 545,716
55 to 644,357
18 to 343,717
65 to 742,907
75+2,100

Hampton, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black9,26718.07%
White8,36319.52%
Hispanic91020.02%
Other Race41529.47%
Asian38414.83%
2+ Races31812.14%
Islander2927.10%
Native American213.97%

Hampton, Virginia Veterans by Race

Hampton, Virginia Veterans by Education

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8.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hampton, Virginia Veterans by Education

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64.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hampton, Virginia Employment by Age

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Hampton, Virginia Employment by Race

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Hampton, 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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50.54%

Born in Hampton, Virginia

95.30%

Native Born

4.70%

Foreign Born

1.68%

Non Citizen

3.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.30% of Hampton, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 50.54% having been born in Virginia. 1.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hampton, 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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