Population Data

Population History/Trends: Martinsville-Henry County, VA

 

2016

2020* 2030* 2040*

Total Population

67,236 68,399 70,285 72,265
*Projected 
Source: Environmental Research Systems Institute (ESRI) 2016, Weldon Cooper Center 2020, 2030, 2040 projections 

   

M-HC Population Distribution by Age (2016)

AGE RANGE

POPULATION % OF POPULATION

0 to 9

7,193 10.8%

10 to 19 

7,258 10.8%

20 to 29

7,169 10.7%

30 to 39

7,211 10.7%

40 to 49

8,582 12.7%

50 to 59

10,371 15.4%

60 to 69 

9,437 14.0%

70 to 79

6,385 9.5%

80+ 

3,630 5.4%

Source: Environmental Research Systems Institute (ESRI) 2016


 

M-HC Population by Race/Ethnicity (2016)

AGE RANGE

POPULATION % OF POPULATION

White Alone

44,981 66.9%

Black Alone

17,683 26.3%

American Indian Alone

134 0.2%

Asian or Pacific Islander Alone

538 0.8%

Some Other Race Alone

2,420 3.6%

Two or More Races

1,412 2.1%

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 

3,967 5.9%

Source: Environmental Research Systems Institute (ESRI) 2016


 

M-HC Population by Gender (2016)

GENDER

POPULATION % OF POPULATION

Male

32,237 47.9%

Female

34,999 52.1%

Source: Environmental Research Systems Institute (ESRI) 2016


 

M-HC Population by Educational Attainment (2016)

HIGHEST LEVEL ATTAINED 

POPULATION % OF POPULATION

Less Than 9th Grade

4,047 8.2%

9th-12th Grade, No Diploma 

6,218 12.6%

High School Graduate

12,781 25.9%

GED/Alternative Credential

3,405 6.9%

Some College, No Degree

10,906 22.1%

Associate Degree

5,330 10.8%

Bachelor's Degree 

4,244 8.6%

Graduate/Professional Degree 

2,418 4.9%
Source: Environmental Research Systems Institute (ESRI) 2016