Madison Heights demographics profile

StatisticMadison HeightsVirginiaNational
Population density (sq mi)55521891
Median age43.437.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%44%43%
Speak English97%84%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%
Madison Heights, VA has a population of 10,637 and is the 3,764th largest city in the United States. The population density is 555 per sq mi which is 155% higher than the Virginia average and 512% higher than the national average. The median age in Madison Heights is 43 which is approximately 15% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Madison Heights, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 79% of Madison Heights residents were born in Virginia, 18% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Madison Heights is 155% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Madison Heights is 15% higher than Virginia.
  • In Madison Heights 70.19% of the population is White.
  • In Madison Heights 22.57% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Madison Heights 0.83% of the population is Asian.

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      Madison Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceMadison HeightsVirginiaNational
      Black or African American22.57%19.21%12.63%
      American Indian0.47%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.13%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race5.49%3.37%3.06%
      Other race0.32%2.30%4.75%
      In Madison Heights, 1.9% 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 Madison Heights, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).