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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waynesboro is 22,550. Waynesboro, Virginia is the 1,701st largest city in the US.
Waynesboro is located entirely in Waynesboro city.
The current population of Waynesboro (22,550) is it's peak population.
Waynesboro has grown 15.0% since the 2000. Waynesboro, Virginia's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Waynesboro has a population density of 1,396.8 people per square mile.
|1703||Summit, New Jersey||22,526||6.5%|
|1705||Hialeah Gardens, Florida||22,508||16.5%|
|1707||North Plainfield, New Jersey||22,497||3.4%|
The total voting age population of Waynesboro, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 16,372. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.6% of the residents of Waynesboro are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waynesboro are 81.4% White, 14.2% Black, 2.1% Two or more races, 1.1% Asian, 0.5% American Indian, 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 8.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waynesboro, 16.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.3%. On a per-household basis, 15.2% of families are below the poverty line in Waynesboro.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.8% of Waynesboro residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.1% of Waynesboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.1% have a bachelor's degree and 11.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waynesboro residents aged 5 and older, 6.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waynesboro is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waynesboro, 16.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waynesboro is $45,011.
In Waynesboro, 57.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.3% of housing units in Waynesboro.
Of all the housing units in Waynesboro, 13.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Waynesboro, 13.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waynesboro is $821.
In Waynesboro, 72.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.