Lunenburg County, Virginia Population 2021

Lunenburg County, Virginia's estimated population is 12,158 with a growth rate of -0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lunenburg County, Virginia is the 108th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 12,910 and has seen a growth of -5.82% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202112,158-19-0.16%
202012,177-19-0.16%
201912,196-19-0.16%
201812,215-118-0.96%
201712,333140.11%
201612,319-29-0.23%
201512,348-134-1.07%
201412,482-50-0.40%
201312,532-106-0.84%
201212,638-273-2.11%
201112,91110.01%
201012,9101,49113.06%
199011,419-705-5.81%
198012,1244373.74%
197011,687-836-6.68%
196012,523-1,593-11.29%
195014,1162721.96%
194013,844-214-1.52%
193014,058-1,202-7.88%
192015,2602,48019.41%
191012,7801,0759.18%
190011,7053332.93%
189011,372-163-1.41%
188011,5351,13210.88%
187010,403-1,580-13.19%
186011,9832912.49%
185011,6926375.76%
184011,055-902-7.54%
183011,9571,29512.15%
182010,662-1,603-13.07%
181012,2651,88418.15%
180010,3811,42215.87%
17908,9590.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.16%
County Website
Founded
1746
County Seat
2010 Population
12,910
Growth Since 2010
-5.82%
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Lunenburg County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,76463.21%
Black or African American3,83031.18%
Asian3402.77%
Two or More Races3322.70%
Some Other Race160.13%
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Lunenburg County, Virginia Population by Race

Lunenburg County, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Lunenburg County, Virginia Median Age

45.3


Total

44.1


Male

46.6


Female

Lunenburg County, Virginia Adults

There are 10,049 adults, (2,637 of whom are seniors) in Lunenburg County, Virginia.

Lunenburg County, Virginia Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lunenburg County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

5,980

48.69%

Male

6,302

51.31%

Lunenburg County, Virginia Population by Age

Lunenburg County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lunenburg County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Male47.6%52.4%
Female44.6%55.4%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lunenburg County, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2932.6371.8
Married2,2753.0487.1
Non Family1,2621.1459.9
Female5254.1544.6
Male2313.3647.6

3.17

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Lunenburg County, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6337.05%
9th to 12th Grade1,36215.16%
High School Graduate3,62640.36%
Some College1,65418.41%
Associates Degree6937.71%
Bachelors Degree7438.27%
Graduate Degree2733.04%
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Lunenburg County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lunenburg County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,5634,474700
Black2,8672,100276
Hispanic25921210
Asian19611428
2+ Races15314312
Other Race1615

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 93.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 14.29%.

Lunenburg County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,654$35,925$27,996
Less Than 9th Grade$35,635$36,382$28,516
High School Graduate$29,346$34,000$25,747
Some College$31,474$35,329$26,599
Bachelors Degree$36,136$50,813$30,057
Graduate Degree$54,625$63,125$52,250

$31,654

Average Earnings

$35,925

Average Male

$27,996

Average Female

Lunenburg County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lunenburg County, Virginia Language by Age

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Lunenburg County, Virginia Language

95.18% of Lunenburg County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 4.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.67% of the population.

Lunenburg County, Virginia Language

Lunenburg County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,93392413.33%
Black3,28191027.74%
Hispanic548213.83%
Asian34010.29%

16.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.04%

Male Poverty Rate

15.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lunenburg County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lunenburg County, Virginia is Black, with 27.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lunenburg County, Virginia is Asian, with 0.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.37%.

Lunenburg County, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.33%
Some College9.07%
High School9.07%
Bachelors or Greater7.33%

Lunenburg County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed22.22%
Male Unemployed11.54%
Male Employed8.53%
Female Employed6.93%

Lunenburg County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lunenburg County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,303$53,065
Families$53,079$61,818
Married Families$61,378-
Non Families$19,709$29,703
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Income by Household Type

Lunenburg County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lunenburg County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Lunenburg 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.

Lunenburg County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Lunenburg County, Virginia Marital Status

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1,085

Number of Veterans

1,054

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam413
First Gulf War195
Korea101
Second Gulf War81
World War II9

Lunenburg County, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74364
75+267
55 to 64235
35 to 54193
18 to 3426

Lunenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White75911.89%
Black2939.13%
2+ Races2614.61%
Hispanic71.54%
Other Race743.75%

Lunenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Lunenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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7.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lunenburg County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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47.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lunenburg County, Virginia Employment by Age

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Lunenburg County, Virginia Employment by Race

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Lunenburg 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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67.74%

Born in Lunenburg County, Virginia

93.93%

Native Born

6.07%

Foreign Born

3.48%

Non Citizen

2.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.93% of Lunenburg County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 67.74% having been born in Virginia. 3.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lunenburg 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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