Henrico County, Virginia Population 2021

Henrico County, Virginia's estimated population is 334,468 with a growth rate of 0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henrico County, Virginia is the 7th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 307,253 and has seen a growth of 8.86% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021334,4681,8250.55%
2020332,6431,8250.55%
2019330,8181,8250.55%
2018328,9931,4340.44%
2017327,5591,6280.50%
2016325,9311,5560.48%
2015324,3752,5400.79%
2014321,8353,1951.00%
2013318,6403,0530.97%
2012315,5875,1571.66%
2011310,4303,1771.03%
2010307,25389,37241.02%
1990217,88137,14620.55%
1980180,73526,37117.08%
1970154,36437,02531.55%
1960117,33959,999104.64%
195057,34015,38036.65%
194041,96011,65038.44%
193030,31011,33859.76%
192018,972-4,465-19.05%
191023,437-6,625-22.04%
190030,062-73,332-70.92%
1890103,39420,69125.02%
188082,70316,52424.97%
187066,1794,5637.41%
186061,61618,04441.41%
185043,57210,49631.73%
184033,0764,27914.86%
183028,7975,13021.68%
182023,6673,98720.26%
181019,6804,79432.20%
180014,8862,88624.05%
179012,0000.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.55%
County Website
Founded
1634
2010 Population
307,253
Growth Since 2010
8.86%
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Henrico County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White184,32656.28%
Black or African American97,41429.74%
Asian27,1718.30%
Two or More Races11,4603.50%
Some Other Race6,3571.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native6760.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1310.04%
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Henrico County, Virginia Population by Race

Henrico County, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Henrico County, Virginia Median Age

38.8


Total

36.9


Male

40.4


Female

Henrico County, Virginia Adults

There are 252,502 adults, (49,085 of whom are seniors) in Henrico County, Virginia.

Henrico County, Virginia Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Henrico County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

172,295

52.60%

Male

155,240

47.40%

Henrico County, Virginia Population by Age

Henrico County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Henrico County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All62.7%37.3%
Male51.2%48.8%
Non Family48.6%51.4%
Female48%52%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henrico County, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All128,4642.5362.7
Married57,9343.2579.7
Non Family47,6171.2548.6
Female17,3083.4248
Male5,6053.2451.2

3.21

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Henrico County, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,3192.78%
9th to 12th Grade12,4385.48%
High School Graduate48,17421.23%
Some College44,42719.57%
Associates Degree16,3857.22%
Bachelors Degree59,75026.33%
Graduate Degree39,47117.39%
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Henrico County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Henrico County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White128,447122,32065,127
Black64,89657,37716,310
Asian19,03917,12213,345
Hispanic10,2377,3442,649
2+ Races4,4404,0221,786
Other Race3,6872,442724
Native American48440774
Islander978817

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.09%.

Henrico County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,552$52,496$38,731
Less Than 9th Grade$25,057$29,048$20,112
High School Graduate$31,527$36,791$27,790
Some College$37,892$44,075$34,396
Bachelors Degree$54,506$68,604$47,422
Graduate Degree$72,525$96,825$56,313

$44,552

Average Earnings

$52,496

Average Male

$38,731

Average Female

Henrico County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Henrico County, Virginia Language by Age

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Henrico County, Virginia Language

84.65% of Henrico County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 15.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 5.13% of the population.

Henrico County, Virginia Language

Henrico County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black95,81312,11412.64%
White172,56111,1636.47%
Hispanic18,4073,70020.10%
Other6,3381,57724.88%
Asian27,1441,4695.41%
Multiple11,3361,42712.59%
Islander131129.16%
Native66881.20%

9.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.05%

Male Poverty Rate

10.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henrico County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henrico County, Virginia is Other, with 24.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henrico County, Virginia is Native, with 1.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.13%.

Henrico County, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.86%
High School8.82%
Some College7.82%
Bachelors or Greater3.59%

Henrico County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed35.41%
Male Unemployed22.12%
Female Employed4.89%
Male Employed3.74%

Henrico County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Henrico County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,307$97,183
Families$91,226$119,746
Married Families$112,425$143,090
Non Families$43,431$56,127
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Income by Household Type

Henrico County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Henrico County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Henrico 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 35-44.

Henrico County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Henrico County, Virginia Marital Status

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17,967

Number of Veterans

15,815

Male Veterans

2,152

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,776
First Gulf War4,777
Second Gulf War3,474
Korea1,296
World War II504

Henrico County, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 545,527
65 to 744,389
75+3,826
55 to 643,236
18 to 34989

Henrico County, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11,6227.93%
Black5,4677.37%
Hispanic4733.91%
2+ Races4177.12%
Asian1940.94%
Other Race1794.02%
Native American8414.43%
Islander44.40%

Henrico County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Henrico County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henrico County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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69.5%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Henrico County, Virginia Employment by Age

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Henrico County, Virginia Employment by Race

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Henrico 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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57.60%

Born in Henrico County, Virginia

87.10%

Native Born

12.90%

Foreign Born

6.78%

Non Citizen

6.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.10% of Henrico County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 57.60% having been born in Virginia. 6.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Henrico 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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