Rappahannock County, Virginia Population 2021

Rappahannock County, Virginia's estimated population is 7,420 with a growth rate of 0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rappahannock County, Virginia is the 122nd largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 7,500 and has seen a growth of -1.07% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20217,420250.34%
20207,395250.34%
20197,370250.34%
20187,345-48-0.65%
20177,393130.18%
20167,380-20-0.27%
20157,400640.87%
20147,336-92-1.24%
20137,428190.26%
20127,409-67-0.90%
20117,476-24-0.32%
20107,50087813.26%
19906,6225298.68%
19806,09389417.20%
19705,199-169-3.15%
19605,368-744-12.17%
19506,112-1,096-15.21%
19407,208-509-6.60%
19307,717-353-4.37%
19208,070260.32%
19108,044-799-9.04%
19008,8431651.90%
18908,678-613-6.60%
18809,2911,03012.47%
18708,261-589-6.66%
18608,850-932-9.53%
18509,7825255.67%
18409,2570.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.34%
County Website
Founded
1833
County Seat
2010 Population
7,500
Growth Since 2010
-1.07%
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Rappahannock County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,66190.28%
Black or African American3354.54%
Two or More Races1722.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native881.19%
Some Other Race841.14%
Asian380.52%
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Rappahannock County, Virginia Population by Race

Rappahannock County, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Rappahannock County, Virginia Median Age

50.1


Total

47


Male

52.2


Female

Rappahannock County, Virginia Adults

There are 6,090 adults, (1,907 of whom are seniors) in Rappahannock County, Virginia.

Rappahannock County, Virginia Age Dependency

76.4

Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rappahannock County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,635

49.27%

Male

3,743

50.73%

Rappahannock County, Virginia Population by Age

Rappahannock County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rappahannock County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All74.2%25.8%
Female69%31%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Male59.1%40.9%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rappahannock County, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9132.5374.2
Married1,504381.6
Non Family9951.2566.7
Female2553.8569
Male1593.9159.1

3.09

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Rappahannock County, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3105.64%
9th to 12th Grade3285.96%
High School Graduate1,51927.62%
Some College1,02718.68%
Associates Degree3496.35%
Bachelors Degree1,00718.31%
Graduate Degree95917.44%
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Rappahannock County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rappahannock County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,9604,4521,818
Black27222736
Hispanic1326525
Native American685035
Other Race424217
2+ Races333318
Asian171717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Rappahannock County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,063$50,791$39,313
Less Than 9th Grade$32,438$31,375$
High School Graduate$34,902$41,667$27,100
Some College$52,917$67,045$33,958
Bachelors Degree$44,200$46,417$43,775
Graduate Degree$95,978$98,750$95,978

$45,063

Average Earnings

$50,791

Average Male

$39,313

Average Female

Rappahannock County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rappahannock County, Virginia Language by Age

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Rappahannock County, Virginia Language

94.66% of Rappahannock County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.09% of the population.

Rappahannock County, Virginia Language

Rappahannock County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,4894346.69%
Hispanic28716055.75%
Multiple1678450.30%
Black335278.06%
Asian382155.26%

8.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.18%

Male Poverty Rate

11.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rappahannock County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rappahannock County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 55.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rappahannock County, Virginia is White, with 6.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.83%.

Rappahannock County, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.76%
High School8.06%
Some College6.90%
Bachelors or Greater2.19%

Rappahannock County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed69.14%
Male Unemployed53.16%
Female Employed5.15%
Male Employed3.25%

Rappahannock County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rappahannock County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,284$101,971
Families$97,895$126,896
Married Families$112,250-
Non Families$36,696$49,235
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Income by Household Type

Rappahannock County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Rappahannock County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Rappahannock 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.

Rappahannock County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Rappahannock County, Virginia Marital Status

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629

Number of Veterans

562

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam206
First Gulf War178
Korea111
Second Gulf War58
World War II41

Rappahannock County, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+228
65 to 74169
35 to 54128
55 to 6481
18 to 3423

Rappahannock County, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White59710.74%
Native American3236.36%

Rappahannock County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Rappahannock County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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4.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rappahannock County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Rappahannock County, Virginia Employment by Age

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Rappahannock County, Virginia Employment by Race

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Rappahannock 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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55.39%

Born in Rappahannock County, Virginia

95.65%

Native Born

4.35%

Foreign Born

2.63%

Non Citizen

1.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.65% of Rappahannock County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 55.39% having been born in Virginia. 2.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Rappahannock 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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