|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Buena Vista is 6,601. Buena Vista, Virginia is the 4,100th largest city in the US.
Buena Vista is located entirely in Buena Vista city.
The peak population of Buena Vista was in 2010, when its population was 6,650. In 2010, Buena Vista was the 3,907th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,100th largest city in the US. Buena Vista is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Buena Vista has grown 3.9% since the 2000. Buena Vista, Virginia's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Buena Vista has a population density of 991.9 people per square mile.
|4094||North Caldwell, New Jersey||6,625||-10.1%|
|4095||Solvay, New York||6,622||-3.1%|
|4097||Upper Sandusky, Ohio||6,619||0.9%|
|4098||Stone Mountain, Georgia||6,614||-7.7%|
|4100||Buena Vista, Virginia||6,601||3.9%|
|4101||Selma, North Carolina||6,601||8.2%|
|4104||Taos, New Mexico||6,595||38.8%|
|4105||Black Jack, Missouri||6,593||-3.9%|
The total voting age population of Buena Vista, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,096. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.4% of the residents of Buena Vista are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Buena Vista are 89.2% White, 7.3% Black, 1.9% Asian, 0.6% Other, 0.6% Two or more races, 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 1.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Buena Vista, 25.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.6%. On a per-household basis, 23.4% of families are below the poverty line in Buena Vista.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.8% of Buena Vista residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.1% of Buena Vista residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Buena Vista residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Buena Vista is 2.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Buena Vista, 17.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Buena Vista is $32,455.
In Buena Vista, 68.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.0% of housing units in Buena Vista.
Of all the housing units in Buena Vista, 16.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Buena Vista, 13.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Buena Vista is $795.
In Buena Vista, 69.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.