Surry County, Virginia Population 2021

Surry County, Virginia's estimated population is 6,340 with a growth rate of -0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Surry County, Virginia is the 126th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 7,044 and has seen a growth of -9.99% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20216,340-41-0.64%
20206,381-41-0.64%
20196,422-41-0.63%
20186,463-40-0.62%
20176,503-51-0.78%
20166,554-117-1.75%
20156,671-109-1.61%
20146,780-7-0.10%
20136,787-52-0.76%
20126,839-82-1.18%
20116,921-123-1.75%
20107,04489914.63%
19906,145991.64%
19806,0461642.79%
19705,882-338-5.43%
19606,2200.00%
19506,220270.44%
19406,193-903-12.73%
19307,096-2,209-23.74%
19209,305-410-4.22%
19109,7151,24614.71%
19008,4692132.58%
18908,25686511.70%
18807,3911,80632.34%
18705,585-548-8.94%
18606,1334547.99%
18505,679-801-12.36%
18406,480-629-8.85%
18307,1095157.81%
18206,594-261-3.81%
18106,8553204.90%
18006,5353084.95%
17906,2270.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.64%
County Website
Founded
1652
County Seat
2010 Population
7,044
Growth Since 2010
-9.99%
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Surry County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,45452.95%
Black or African American2,89744.41%
Two or More Races1472.25%
Some Other Race110.17%
Asian110.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.05%
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Surry County, Virginia Population by Race

Surry County, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Surry County, Virginia Median Age

49.8


Total

49.7


Male

50


Female

Surry County, Virginia Adults

There are 5,392 adults, (1,413 of whom are seniors) in Surry County, Virginia.

Surry County, Virginia Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Surry County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,369

51.65%

Male

3,154

48.35%

Surry County, Virginia Population by Age

Surry County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Surry County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All74.3%25.7%
Male72.6%27.4%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Female46.6%53.4%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Surry County, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7302.3974.3
Married1,4592.8283.6
Non Family8191.1769.4
Female3393.5146.6
Male1132.3472.6

2.88

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Surry County, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2705.45%
9th to 12th Grade4749.57%
High School Graduate1,79436.23%
Some College1,08621.93%
Associates Degree3076.20%
Bachelors Degree66713.47%
Graduate Degree3547.15%
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Surry County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Surry County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,5862,317583
Black2,2711,801403
2+ Races484824
Hispanic413612
Asian1111
Other Race1166
Native American332

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 native american people with a rate of 66.67%.

Surry County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,543$48,151$33,931
Less Than 9th Grade$18,287$25,600$11,339
High School Graduate$41,557$48,548$28,306
Some College$37,865$52,944$35,612
Bachelors Degree$45,025$64,028$43,590
Graduate Degree$47,500$$48,988

$40,543

Average Earnings

$48,151

Average Male

$33,931

Average Female

Surry County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Surry County, Virginia Language by Age

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Surry County, Virginia Language

98.73% of Surry County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.

Surry County, Virginia Language

Surry County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,89764022.09%
White3,42539011.39%
Native33100.00%

15.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.43%

Male Poverty Rate

19.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Surry County, Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Surry County, Virginia is White, with 11.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.40%.

Surry County, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.46%
High School14.99%
Some College13.64%
Bachelors or Greater5.19%

Surry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed43.21%
Female Unemployed42.73%
Female Employed10.76%
Male Employed6.50%

Surry County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Surry County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,962$70,125
Families$72,708$82,003
Married Families$82,548-
Non Families$35,188$41,855
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Income by Household Type

Surry County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Surry County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Surry County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Surry County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Surry County, Virginia Marital Status

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707

Number of Veterans

652

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam288
First Gulf War153
Second Gulf War81
Korea41
World War II18

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74197
55 to 64183
35 to 54154
75+144
18 to 3429

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White44715.35%
Black25110.54%
Hispanic1024.39%
2+ Races913.43%

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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6.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Surry County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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60.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Surry County, Virginia Employment by Age

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Surry County, Virginia Employment by Race

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Surry 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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75.30%

Born in Surry County, Virginia

98.91%

Native Born

1.09%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

0.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.91% of Surry County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 75.30% having been born in Virginia. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Surry 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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