Williamsburg, Virginia Population 2023

Williamsburg, Virginia's estimated 2023 population is 15,833 with a growth rate of 0.87% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Williamsburg, Virginia is the 93rd largest county in Virginia. The 2010 population was 14,068 and has seen a growth of 12.55% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Williamsburg, Virginia Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Williamsburg, Virginia Population by Race

Williamsburg, Virginia Population Pyramid 2023

Williamsburg, Virginia Median Age

25.7

Total

25.5

Male

25.8

Female

Williamsburg, Virginia Adults

There are 13,373 adults, (2,417 of whom are seniors) in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Williamsburg, Virginia Age Dependency

37.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Williamsburg, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female8,01953.34%
Male7,01546.66%

Williamsburg, Virginia Population by Age

Williamsburg, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.02

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

52.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Williamsburg, Virginia Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Williamsburg, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Williamsburg, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 97.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 36.32%.

Williamsburg, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$34,257

Average Earnings

$42,188

Average Male

$30,371

Average Female

Williamsburg, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Williamsburg, Virginia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Williamsburg, Virginia Language

85.67% of Williamsburg, Virginia residents speak only English, while 14.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.82% of the population.

Williamsburg, Virginia Language

Williamsburg, Virginia Poverty by Race

rate

11.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.66%

Male Poverty Rate

14.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Williamsburg, Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Williamsburg, Virginia is Asian, with 7.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.50%.

Williamsburg, Virginia Poverty

Williamsburg, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Williamsburg, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Williamsburg, Virginia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Williamsburg, Virginia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

25.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.7%

Male Marriage Rate

21.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Williamsburg, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Williamsburg, 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 45-54.

Williamsburg, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Williamsburg, Virginia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

935

Number of Veterans

864

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

Williamsburg, Virginia Veterans by War

Williamsburg, Virginia Veterans by Age

count

Williamsburg, Virginia Veterans by Race

Williamsburg, Virginia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

6.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Williamsburg, Virginia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Williamsburg, Virginia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Williamsburg, Virginia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Williamsburg, 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

41.54%

Born in Williamsburg, Virginia

89.42%

Native Born

8.05%

Foreign Born

5.23%

Non Citizen

2.81%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.42% of Williamsburg, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 41.54% having been born in Virginia. 5.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Williamsburg, Virginia Place of Birth

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