Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population 2021

Pittsylvania County, Virginia's estimated population is 59,260 with a growth rate of -0.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pittsylvania County, Virginia is the null largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 63,586 and has seen a growth of -6.80% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202159,260-547-0.91%
202059,807-547-0.91%
201960,354-547-0.90%
201860,901-408-0.67%
201761,309-395-0.64%
201661,704-306-0.49%
201562,010-361-0.58%
201462,371-183-0.29%
201362,554-341-0.54%
201262,895-367-0.58%
201163,262-324-0.51%
201063,5867,93114.25%
199055,655-10,492-15.86%
198066,1477,35812.52%
197058,7894930.85%
196058,296-7,800-11.80%
195066,0964,3997.13%
194061,6972730.44%
193061,4244,9318.73%
192056,4935,78411.41%
191050,7093,8158.14%
190046,894-13,047-21.77%
189059,9417,35213.98%
188052,58921,24667.79%
187031,343-761-2.37%
186032,1043,30811.49%
185028,7962,3989.08%
184026,3983641.40%
183026,0344,71122.09%
182021,3234,15124.17%
181017,1724,47535.24%
180012,6971,1189.66%
179011,5790.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.91%
County Website
Founded
1767
County Seat
2010 Population
63,586
Growth Since 2010
-6.80%
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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46,20275.42%
Black or African American12,30720.09%
Two or More Races1,8202.97%
Some Other Race5930.97%
Asian2750.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.06%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.04%
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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population By Race

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2021

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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Median Age

47.2


Total

45.7


Male

48.2


Female

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Adults

There are 49,553 adults, (13,372 of whom are seniors) in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Mujer

31,143

50.84%

Masculino

30,113

49.16%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Population by Age

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All75.4%24.6%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
Masculino63.6%36.4%
Mujer54%46%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2672.2975.4
Married13,3732.7786.1
Non Family7,7971.1369.5
Mujer3,9162.8254
Masculino1,1812.6563.6

2.72

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6845.93%
9th to 12th Grade5,15911.41%
High School Graduate15,84135.02%
Some College10,51423.25%
Associates Degree4,4579.85%
Bachelors Degree4,3809.68%
Graduate Degree2,1944.85%
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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White33,99229,0645,292
Black9,4396,903870
Hispanic886595136
2+ Races698629128
Other Race31019520
Asian228203142
Native American37378
Islander2222

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 62.28%.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Masculino Mujer
Overall$31,583$38,609$25,875
Less Than 9th Grade$22,953$28,574$14,211
High School Graduate$30,246$37,598$21,661
Some College$31,051$40,517$25,046
Bachelors Degree$43,151$44,750$42,015
Graduate Degree$49,306$80,893$44,049

$31,583

Average Earnings

$38,609

Average Male

$25,875

Average Female

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Language by Age

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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Language

96.57% of Pittsylvania County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.19% of the population.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Language

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,7976,21013.86%
Black11,7562,40120.42%
Multiple1,79768338.01%
Hispanic1,53535923.39%
Other593457.59%
Asian2694516.73%
Islander2222100.00%
Native37410.81%

16.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.60%

Male Poverty Rate

18.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsylvania County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsylvania County, Virginia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsylvania County, Virginia is Other, with 7.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.17%.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.39%
High School13.74%
Some College11.12%
Bachelors or Greater5.03%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.12%
Male Unemployed32.65%
Female Employed9.67%
Male Employed4.63%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,690$61,223
Families$57,266$70,424
Married Families$66,415$82,008
Non Families$24,903$36,126
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Income by Household Type

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Pittsylvania 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 45-54.

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

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4,149

Number of Veterans

3,870

Male Veterans

279

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,087
First Gulf War630
Second Gulf War490
Korea330
World War II83

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,479
75+1,013
55 to 64797
35 to 54700
18 to 34160

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2048.54%
Black8758.47%
2+ Races596.34%
Hispanic161.55%
Asian114.82%

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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7.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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57.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pittsylvania County, Virginia Employment by Age

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Pittsylvania County, Virginia Employment by Race

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Pittsylvania 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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77.90%

Born in Pittsylvania County, Virginia

98.24%

Native Born

1.76%

Foreign Born

1.10%

Non Citizen

0.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.24% of Pittsylvania County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 77.90% having been born in Virginia. 1.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pittsylvania 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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