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Martinsville Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Martinsville Area is 66,705. The Martinsville Area population density is 168.71 people per square mile, which is lower than the state average density of 191.35 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Martinsville Area is white, which represent 68.82% of the total population. The average Martinsville Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 66,705. #478

Population Density, #209

Martinsville Area
168.71 per square mile
191.35 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:45,908 (68.82%, #733)
Black:17,848 (26.76%, #94)
Hispanic:3,264 (4.89%, #469)
Asian:306 (0.46%, #726)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):52 (0.08%, #841)
One Race, Other:1,517 (2.27%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,074 (1.61%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:2,172 (66.54%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:62 (1.90%, see rank)
Cuban:83 (2.54%, see rank)
Central American:792 (24.26%, see rank)
South American:130 (3.98%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

52,795 (79.15%) out of the total population of 66,705 reported first ancestry.

 Martinsville Area% of the Total PopulationVirginiaU.S.
Arab160.02%, see rank0.83%0.56%
Czech220.03%, see rank0.28%0.47%
Danish470.07%, see rank0.23%0.42%
Dutch5190.78%, see rank1.00%1.40%
English6,2529.37%, see rank10.69%8.02%
French7391.11%, see rank2.33%3.34%
German3,9745.96%, see rank11.87%15.03%
Greek730.11%, see rank0.41%0.41%
Hungarian1050.16%, see rank0.35%0.46%
Irish4,5936.89%, see rank9.99%10.80%
Italian6400.96%, see rank4.00%5.52%
Norwegian1210.18%, see rank0.61%1.42%
Polish2960.44%, see rank1.89%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.20%0.44%
Russian740.11%, see rank0.70%0.92%
Scotch-Irish8571.28%, see rank1.68%0.99%
Scottish9381.41%, see rank2.13%1.72%
Subsaharan African2600.39%, see rank2.02%0.95%
Swedish750.11%, see rank0.71%1.27%
Swiss710.11%, see rank0.24%0.30%
Ukrainian60.01%, see rank0.23%0.31%
American14,42821.63%, see rank11.04%7.12%
Welsh3350.50%, see rank0.65%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 31,672 (47.48%, see rank)
Females: 35,033 (52.52%, see rank)

Martinsville Area
Male: 47.48%
Female: 52.52%
Male: 49.15%
Female: 50.85%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Martinsville Area
45.20 years old
37.60 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Martinsville Area
42.80 years old
36.20 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Martinsville Area
47.00 years old
38.90 years old
38.80 years old

 Martinsville Area% of the Total PopulationVirginiaU.S.
Under 5 years3,6795.52%, see rank6.25%6.36%
5 to 9 years3,7325.59%, see rank6.34%6.51%
10 to 14 years3,9805.97%, see rank6.32%6.59%
15 to 19 years3,9005.85%, see rank6.72%6.85%
20 to 24 years3,5075.26%, see rank7.16%7.13%
25 to 34 years6,5509.82%, see rank13.90%13.47%
35 to 44 years7,84511.76%, see rank13.42%12.96%
45 to 54 years10,26315.39%, see rank14.64%14.09%
55 to 64 years9,56214.33%, see rank12.28%12.29%
65 to 74 years7,53211.29%, see rank7.51%7.64%
75 to 84 4,3066.46%, see rank3.85%4.25%
85 years and over1,8492.77%, see rank1.60%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Martinsville AreaVirginiaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population47,907, 100%5,501,125209,056,129
Less Than High School10,647, 22.22%, see rank12.11%13.67%
High School Graduate15,859, 33.10%, see rank25.01%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree15,395, 32.14%, see rank27.11%29.09%
Bachelor Degree3,906, 8.15%, see rank20.74%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree2,100, 4.38%, see rank15.03%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.39, see rank13.9413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Martinsville Area VirginiaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,78180.07%19.93%63.13%36.87%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)5,82696.05%, see rank3.95%, see rank90.08%9.92%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)3,47593.15%, see rank6.85%, see rank91.63%8.37%90.60%9.40%
College3,08183.35%, see rank16.65%, see rank79.69%20.31%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School38668.91%, see rank31.09%, see rank62.00%38.00%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Martinsville AreaVirginiaU.S.
Total Households28,446, 100%3,041,710116,211,092
Average Household Size2.31, see rank2.612.63
1 Person Households9,224, 32.43%, see rank26.52%27.57%
2 or More Person Households19,222, 67.57%, see rank73.48%72.43%
Family Households (Families)18,352, 64.52%, see rank67.30%66.22%
Average Family Size2.97, see rank3.253.32
Married-Couple Family12,831, 45.11%, see rank50.70%48.42%
Nonfamily Households10,094, 35.48%, see rank32.70%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Martinsville Area%VirginiaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total55,314see rank6,637,353252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over25,805100%, see rank3,232,491123,281,364
Never Married6,95126.94%, see rank34.57%35.77%
Married14,40055.80%, see rank54.49%52.04%
Widowed9353.62%, see rank2.36%2.57%
Divorced3,51913.64%, see rank8.57%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over29,509100%, see rank3,404,862129,692,771
Never Married6,70422.72%, see rank28.53%29.48%
Married14,45949.00%, see rank51.39%49.19%
Widowed3,93313.33%, see rank8.68%9.16%
Divorced4,41314.95%, see rank11.39%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Martinsville Area%VirginiaU.S.
Native64,56896.80%, see rank88.41%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence47,24970.83%, see rank49.57%58.73%
Born in Different State17,19125.77%, see rank37.13%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1280.19%, see rank1.72%1.42%
Foreign Born2,1373.20%, see rank11.59%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship7051.06%, see rank5.55%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1,4322.15%, see rank6.04%7.09%
Born In Europe2130.32%, see rank1.25%1.53%
Born In Asia2830.42%, see rank4.79%3.82%
Born In Africa880.13%, see rank1.11%0.55%
Born In Oceania60.01%, see rank0.05%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,5372.30%, see rank4.20%6.83%
Born In Northern America100.01%, see rank0.19%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Martinsville Area%VirginiaU.S.
English26,95794.77%, see rank84.46%79.39%
Spanish1,0713.77%, see rank6.31%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages2240.79%, see rank4.18%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1440.51%, see rank3.67%3.36%
Other500.18%, see rank1.38%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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