Dryden demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)20221891
Median age34.837.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%44%43%
Speak English97%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%
Dryden, VA has a population of 1,427 and is the 12,988th largest city in the United States. The population density is 202 per sq mi which is 7% lower than the Virginia average and 123% higher than the national average. The median age in Dryden is 35 which is approximately 8% lower than the Virginia average of 38. In Dryden, 67% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 68% of Dryden residents were born in Virginia, 31% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Dryden is 7% lower than Virginia.
  • The median age in Dryden is 8% lower than Virginia.
  • In Dryden 96.99% of the population is White.
  • In Dryden 0.49% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Dryden 0.35% of the population is Asian.

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      Dryden population breakdown by race

      Black or African American0.49%19.21%12.63%
      American Indian2.17%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%3.37%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.30%4.75%
      In Dryden, 0.4% 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.

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