Powhatan demographics profile

StatisticPowhatanVirginiaNational
Population2058,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)9919191
Median age70.337.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.4:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)85%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 180%44%43%
Speak English97%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%
Powhatan, VA has a population of 205 and is the 24,334th largest city in the United States. The population density is 99 per sq mi which is 48% lower than the Virginia average and 9% higher than the national average. The median age in Powhatan is 70 which is approximately 86% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Powhatan, 85% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 55% of Powhatan residents were born in Virginia, 41% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Powhatan is 48% lower than Virginia.
  • The median age in Powhatan is 86% higher than Virginia.
  • In Powhatan 88.78% of the population is White.
  • In Powhatan 7.80% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Powhatan 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Powhatan population breakdown by race

RacePowhatanVirginiaNational
White88.78%68.75%73.35%
Black or African American7.80%19.21%12.63%
Asian0.00%6.05%5.22%
American Indian3.41%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 Powhatan, 0.0% 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 Powhatan, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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