Spotsylvania County, Virginia Population 2020

Spotsylvania County, Virginia's estimated population is 132,802 with a growth rate of 1.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Spotsylvania County, Virginia is the 15th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018134,2381,4361.08%
2017132,8021,5311.17%
2016131,2711,3271.02%
2015129,9441,1400.89%
2014128,8041,4191.11%
2013127,3851,5771.25%
2012125,8081,2921.04%
2011124,5161,5451.26%
2010122,97165,568114.22%
199057,40322,96866.70%
198034,43518,011109.66%
197016,4242,60518.85%
196013,8191,89915.93%
195011,9202,01520.34%
19409,905-151-1.50%
193010,056-515-4.87%
192010,5716366.40%
19109,9356967.53%
19009,239-4,994-35.09%
189014,233-595-4.01%
188014,8283,10026.43%
187011,728-4,348-27.05%
186016,0761,1657.81%
185014,911-250-1.65%
184015,161270.18%
183015,1348806.17%
182014,2549587.21%
181013,2962942.26%
180013,0021,75015.55%
179011,2520.00%

How Many People Live in Spotsylvania County, Virginia?

132,802

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White95,09572.36%
Black or African American21,16516.11%
Some Other Race5,8564.46%
Two or More Races5,2433.99%
Asian3,3432.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native5790.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1310.10%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Median Age

38.1


Total

37.1


Male

38.9


Female

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Adults

There are 98,310 adults, (17,384 of whom are seniors) in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

66,842

50.86%

Male

64,570

49.14%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Households and Families

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All77.7%22.3%
Male70.1%29.9%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female58.5%41.5%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All43,677377.7
Married26,6033.4585.8
Non Family9,9671.3267.3
Female5,1623.6958.5
Male1,9453.5770.1

3.38

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9163.35%
9th to 12th Grade5,6396.48%
High School Graduate25,75029.59%
Some College18,90721.73%
Associates Degree6,3977.35%
Bachelors Degree16,62919.11%
Graduate Degree10,78212.39%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White62,88158,21621,441
Black13,74412,1773,240
Hispanic6,5974,7891,287
Other Race3,2592,033296
Asian2,3111,865954
Multiple Races1,7891,649568
Native American279262105
Islander916419

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 93.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,588$56,857$36,801
Less Than High School$25,959$29,544$18,707
High School Grad$35,548$42,211$26,921
Some College$44,439$58,538$33,342
Bachelors Degree$64,188$81,139$51,087
Graduate Degree$78,043$105,458$55,791

$46,588

Average Earnings

$56,857

Average Male

$36,801

Average Female

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language by Age

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Language

89.88% of Spotsylvania County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.57% of the population.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White89,8315,3195.92%
Black20,9502,50311.95%
Hispanic12,1671,88315.48%
Other5,7151,43925.18%
Multiple5,2234228.08%
Asian3,3322678.01%
Native57910518.13%
Islander1313123.66%

8.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.25%

Male Poverty Rate

8.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia is Other, with 25.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spotsylvania County, Virginia is White, with 5.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.04%
High School8.11%
Some College4.51%
Bachelors or Greater2.41%

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Income

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$85,330$103,692
Families$96,313$112,897
Married Families$108,691$125,483
Non Families$51,577$65,248

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans

13,514

Number of Veterans

12,011

Male Veterans

1,503

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War5,872
Second Gulf War4,008
Vietnam3,937
Korea706
World War II246
Name Veterans % of Total
White10,32914.19%
Black2,58316.37%
Hispanic5657.24%
2 or More2378.65%
Other1403.83%
Asian1003.95%
Indian9027.36%
Hawaiian3533.65%

$Spotsylvania County, Virginia Veterans by Education

3.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Employment Status

67.9%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Spotsylvania County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.89%

Born in Virginia

92.84%

Native Born

7.16%

Foreign Born

3.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.84% of Spotsylvania County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 49.89% having been born in Virginia. 3.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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