|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Colonial Heights is 18,273. Colonial Heights, Virginia is the 2,027th largest city in the US.
Colonial Heights is located entirely in Colonial Heights city.
The current population of Colonial Heights (18,273) is it's peak population.
Colonial Heights has grown 8.0% since the 2000. Colonial Heights, Virginia's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Colonial Heights has a population density of 2,315.3 people per square mile.
|2021||Franklin Park, Illinois||18,298||-6.0%|
|2025||Panama City Beach, Florida||18,294||136.6%|
|2027||Colonial Heights, Virginia||18,273||8.0%|
|2032||Fairmont, West Virginia||18,209||-5.4%|
The total voting age population of Colonial Heights, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 13,085. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.4% of the residents of Colonial Heights are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Colonial Heights are 75.5% White, 15.3% Black, 4.2% Asian, 3.1% Two or more races, 1.5% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Colonial Heights, 12.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.3%. On a per-household basis, 9.8% of families are below the poverty line in Colonial Heights.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.3% of Colonial Heights residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.5% of Colonial Heights residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.5% have a bachelor's degree and 8.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Colonial Heights residents aged 5 and older, 10.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Colonial Heights is 8.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Colonial Heights, 20.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Colonial Heights is $54,550.
In Colonial Heights, 62.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.1% of housing units in Colonial Heights.
Of all the housing units in Colonial Heights, 8.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Colonial Heights, 9.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 730 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Colonial Heights is $1,038.
In Colonial Heights, 78.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.