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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Saltville is 1,791. Saltville, Virginia is the 8,009th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Saltville was in 1990, when its population was 2,287. In 1990, Saltville was the 6,425th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,009th largest city in the US. Saltville is currently 21.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Saltville has shrunk 18.6% since the year 2000. Saltville, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8006||Sour Lake, Texas||1,792||9.0%|
|8015||Stonewood, West Virginia||1,789||-1.3%|
The total voting age population of Saltville, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,788. The voting age population is 53.1% male and 46.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.9% of the residents of Saltville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Saltville are 97.4% White and 2.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 6.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Saltville, 30.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 44.2%. On a per-household basis, 24.3% of families are below the poverty line in Saltville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.5% of Saltville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.2% of Saltville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Saltville residents aged 5 and older, 8.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Saltville is 6.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Saltville, 22.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Saltville is $33,125.
In Saltville, 67.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.1% of housing units in Saltville.
Of all the housing units in Saltville, 24.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Saltville, 5.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Saltville is $506.
In Saltville, 72.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.