Population density (sq mi)4,6118,693218
Median age31.434.137.8
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a47%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%45%44%
Speak Englishn/a71%84%
Speak Spanishn/a13%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Penrose is 47% lower than Arlington
  • The median age in Penrose is 8% lower than Arlington
  • In Penrose 65.21% of the population is White
  • In Penrose 17.83% of the population is Black
  • In Penrose 12.39% of the population is Asian

Compare Arlington, VA Demographics


      Penrose population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.43%0.39%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.26%0.09%0.07%
      Mixed race1.58%3.08%3.37%
      Other race1.29%5.64%2.30%
      In Penrose, 15.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Penrose age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Penrose, Arlington, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).