|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Radford is 16,499. Radford, Virginia is the 2,198th largest city in the US.
Radford is located entirely in Radford city.
The current population of Radford (16,499) is it's peak population.
Radford has grown 4.0% since the 2000. Radford, Virginia's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Radford has a population density of 1,662.1 people per square mile.
|2201||Stallings, North Carolina||16,481||128.7%|
|2203||Fairview Heights, Illinois||16,474||9.8%|
The total voting age population of Radford, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,695. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.7% of the residents of Radford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Radford are 84.8% White, 9.9% Black, 3.2% Two or more races, 1.6% Asian and 0.5% Other. Additionally, 2.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Radford, 36.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.5%. On a per-household basis, 15.9% of families are below the poverty line in Radford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.3% of Radford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.2% of Radford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 38.0% have a bachelor's degree and 19.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Radford residents aged 5 and older, 5.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Radford is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Radford, 22.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Radford is $36,297.
In Radford, 46.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 53.4% of housing units in Radford.
Of all the housing units in Radford, 12.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Radford, 8.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 570 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Radford is $728.
In Radford, 79.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.