Staunton, Virginia Population 2024

26,406

Staunton, Virginia's estimated 2024 population is 26,406 with a growth rate of 0.96% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Staunton, Virginia is the 69th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 population was 23,738 and has seen a growth of 11.24% since that time.

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202927,6612510.92%
202827,4102510.92%
202727,1592510.93%
202626,9082510.94%
202526,6572510.95%
202426,4062510.96%
202326,1552510.97%
202225,9042510.98%
202125,653-158-0.61%
202025,8118953.59%
201924,9163331.35%
201824,5831880.77%
201724,3951770.73%
201624,218260.11%
201524,192-95-0.39%
201424,2871870.78%
201324,1002921.23%
201223,808-215-0.89%
201124,0232851.2%
201023,738
199024,4612,60411.91%
198021,857-2,647-10.8%
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%
19007,289-20,372-73.65%
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2024 Growth Rate
0.96% (251)
County Website
Staunton
2010 Population
23,738
Area
20 mi²
Density
1320 people/mi²
Growth Since 2010
11.24% (2,668)

Staunton, Virginia Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White20,91781.77%
Black or African American2,73910.71%
Two or more races1,1684.57%
Asian3641.42%
Other race2100.82%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander1560.61%
Native American270.11%
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White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Staunton, Virginia Population by Race

Staunton, Virginia Population Pyramid 2024

Staunton, Virginia Median Age

41

Total

40.2

Male

42.6

Female

Staunton, Virginia Adults

There are 20,736 adults, (5,410 of whom are seniors) in Staunton, Virginia.

Staunton, Virginia Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Staunton, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female13,86654.2%
Male11,71545.8%

Staunton, Virginia Population by Age

Staunton, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All11,0642.1859.540.5
Non Family4,8811.249.250.8
Married4,2512.9675.224.8
Female1,5552.865149
Male3773.2649.950.1
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2.84

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

59.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Staunton, Virginia Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Staunton, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Staunton, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 73.08%.

Staunton, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$41,604

Average Earnings

$46,595

Average Male

$38,648

Average Female

Staunton, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Staunton, Virginia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Staunton, Virginia Language

93.82% of Staunton, Virginia residents speak only English, while 6.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.77% of the population.

Staunton, Virginia Language

Staunton, Virginia Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White19,7142,12710.79%
Black2,29651422.39%
Hispanic7928811.11%
Multiple1,011686.73%
Native241458.33%
Other193115.7%
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11.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.14%

Male Poverty Rate

11.7%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Staunton, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Staunton, Virginia is Native, with 58.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Staunton, Virginia is Other, with 5.7% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.9%.

Staunton, Virginia Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.73%
High School15.35%
Some College11.7%
Bachelors or Greater6%
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Staunton, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed19.7%
Female Employed7.35%
Male Employed5.97%
Female Unemployed5.29%
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Staunton, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Staunton, Virginia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Staunton, Virginia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Staunton, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Staunton, 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 55-64.

Staunton, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Staunton, Virginia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,613

Number of Veterans

1,336

Male Veterans

277

Female Veterans

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Staunton, Virginia Veterans by War

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Staunton, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Staunton, Virginia Veterans by Race

Staunton, Virginia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Staunton, Virginia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Staunton, Virginia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Staunton, Virginia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Staunton, Virginia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

59.99%

Born in Staunton, Virginia

95.81%

Native Born

4.19%

Foreign Born

2.25%

Non Citizen

1.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.81% of Staunton, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 59.99% having been born in Virginia. 2.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Staunton, Virginia Place of Birth

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