|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Buchanan is 1,210. Buchanan, Virginia is the 9,495th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Buchanan was in 2000, when its population was 1,234. In 2000, Buchanan was the 9,286th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,495th largest city in the US. Buchanan is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Buchanan has shrunk 1.9% since the year 2000. Buchanan, Virginia's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9490||Angel Fire, New Mexico||1,213||14.6%|
|9491||Britton, South Dakota||1,213||-8.4%|
|9494||Franklinville, North Carolina||1,211||-8.1%|
|9501||Buffalo, West Virginia||1,208||2.8%|
The total voting age population of Buchanan, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 977. The voting age population is 47.9% male and 52.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.8% of the residents of Buchanan are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Buchanan are 89.9% White, 4.5% Two or more races, 3.2% Other and 2.4% Black. Additionally, 4.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Buchanan, 10.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.1%. On a per-household basis, 10.0% of families are below the poverty line in Buchanan.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.6% of Buchanan residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.0% of Buchanan residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.2% have a bachelor's degree and 12.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Buchanan residents aged 5 and older, 7.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Buchanan is 1.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Buchanan, 14.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Buchanan is $57,716.
In Buchanan, 69.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.9% of housing units in Buchanan.
Of all the housing units in Buchanan, 25.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Buchanan, 6.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Buchanan is $784.
In Buchanan, 64.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.