Staunton city, Virginia Population 2020

Staunton city, Virginia's estimated population is 24,566 with a growth rate of 1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Staunton city, Virginia is the 69th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201824,9223561.45%
201724,5663001.24%
201624,266470.19%
201524,219-68-0.28%
201424,2871860.77%
201324,1012941.23%
201223,807-213-0.89%
201124,0202841.20%
201023,736-725-2.96%
199024,4612,60411.91%
198021,857-2,647-10.80%
197024,5042,27210.22%
196022,2322,30511.57%
195019,9276,59049.41%
194013,3371,34711.23%
193011,9901,36712.87%
192010,623190.18%
191010,6043,31545.48%
19007,2890.00%

How Many People Live in Staunton city, Virginia?

24,566

Staunton city, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,38783.38%
Black or African American2,85311.67%
Two or More Races7092.90%
Asian3501.43%
Some Other Race820.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native710.29%

Staunton city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Staunton city, Virginia Median Age

42.5


Total

39.9


Male

43.7


Female

Staunton city, Virginia Adults

There are 19,778 adults, (5,072 of whom are seniors) in Staunton city, Virginia.

Staunton city, Virginia Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Staunton city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

13,254

54.20%

Male

11,198

45.80%

Staunton city, Virginia Households and Families

Staunton city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Staunton city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.6%28.4%
All56.8%43.2%
Male48.4%51.6%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female41.7%58.3%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5202.256.8
Non Family4,5931.2447.4
Married4,3612.9371.6
Female1,1983.0941.7
Male3682.6548.4

2.85

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Staunton city, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6103.47%
9th to 12th Grade1,2647.19%
High School Graduate5,20929.64%
Some College3,29918.77%
Associates Degree1,2156.91%
Bachelors Degree3,33818.99%
Graduate Degree2,64115.03%

Staunton city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,91613,5115,315
Black1,8331,465436
Hispanic32826660
Multiple Races25523654
Asian204204114
Native American5031
Other Race473716

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 55.88%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,603$38,587$31,622
Less Than High School$24,602$25,333$
High School Grad$26,328$32,586$22,464
Some College$35,051$39,569$27,527
Bachelors Degree$41,410$44,088$40,328
Graduate Degree$50,984$61,010$42,664

$35,603

Average Earnings

$38,587

Average Male

$31,622

Average Female

Staunton city, Virginia Language

Staunton city, Virginia Language by Age

Staunton city, Virginia Language

94.73% of Staunton city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Staunton city, Virginia Poverty

Staunton city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,0932,66613.96%
Black2,45333713.74%
Hispanic58011720.17%
Native602643.33%
Asian320216.56%
Multiple662121.81%
Other66710.61%

13.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.87%

Male Poverty Rate

16.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Staunton city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Staunton city, Virginia is Native, with 43.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Staunton city, Virginia is Multiple, with 1.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.34%
High School15.38%
Some College9.95%
Bachelors or Greater5.76%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.94%
Male Unemployed35.75%
Female Employed9.05%
Male Employed4.91%

Staunton city, Virginia Income

Staunton city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,049$66,313
Families$64,908$81,714
Married Families$79,375-
Non Families$31,712$43,981

Staunton city, Virginia Marital Status

Staunton city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Staunton city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Staunton city, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Staunton city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Staunton city, Virginia Veterans

1,666

Number of Veterans

1,452

Male Veterans

214

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam551
First Gulf War296
Second Gulf War287
Korea138
World War II134
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4318.52%
Black1948.80%
Hispanic469.07%
Other2334.33%
2 or More184.74%

$Staunton city, Virginia Veterans by Education

5.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Staunton city, Virginia Employment Status

60%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Staunton city, 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

61.44%

Born in Virginia

96.06%

Native Born

3.94%

Foreign Born

2.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.06% of Staunton city, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 61.44% having been born in Virginia. 2.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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