Southern Gateway demographics profile

StatisticSouthern GatewayVirginiaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,05321891
Median age30.037.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1857%44%43%
Speak English81%84%79%
Speak Spanish8%7%13%
Southern Gateway, VA has a population of 3,384 and is the 8,214th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,053 per sq mi which is 383% higher than the Virginia average and 1062% higher than the national average. The median age in Southern Gateway is 30 which is approximately 21% lower than the Virginia average of 38. In Southern Gateway, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 81% speak English and 8% speak Spanish. 48% of Southern Gateway residents were born in Virginia, 35% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 16% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Southern Gateway is 383% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Southern Gateway is 21% lower than Virginia.
  • In Southern Gateway 64.92% of the population is White.
  • In Southern Gateway 18.23% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Southern Gateway 10.99% of the population is Asian.

Compare Southern Gateway, VA Demographics To Other Cities


      Southern Gateway population breakdown by race

      RaceSouthern GatewayVirginiaNational
      Black or African American18.23%19.21%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race2.72%3.37%3.06%
      Other race3.13%2.30%4.75%
      In Southern Gateway, 15.0% 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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      Southern Gateway age breakdown

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