|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tazewell is 4,423. Tazewell, Virginia is the 5,148th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Tazewell was in 2010, when its population was 4,627. In 2010, Tazewell was the 4,849th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,148th largest city in the US. Tazewell is currently 4.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Tazewell has shrunk 0.5% since the year 2000. Tazewell, Virginia's growth is below average. 61% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5142||Bloomfield Hills, Michigan||4,431||12.6%|
|5145||Plain City, Ohio||4,425||54.6%|
|5147||La Grange, Texas||4,423||-1.6%|
|5150||Holly Ridge, North Carolina||4,420||432.5%|
|5151||Breckenridge Hills, Missouri||4,419||-8.1%|
|5153||Canton, North Carolina||4,418||10.0%|
The total voting age population of Tazewell, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,245. The voting age population is 46.8% male and 53.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.1% of the residents of Tazewell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tazewell are 85.7% White, 10.8% Black, 2.5% Two or more races, 0.7% American Indian and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tazewell, 16.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.6%. On a per-household basis, 13.2% of families are below the poverty line in Tazewell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 47.6% of Tazewell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.4% of Tazewell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.8% have a bachelor's degree and 10.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tazewell residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tazewell is 6.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tazewell, 25.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tazewell is $44,405.
In Tazewell, 67.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.2% of housing units in Tazewell.
Of all the housing units in Tazewell, 17.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Tazewell, 5.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tazewell is $647.
In Tazewell, 83.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.