Poquoson Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Poquoson Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
12,271

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.6%
5 - 17:
17.5%
18 - 24:
8.0%
25 - 34:
10.0%
35 - 54:
26.0%
55 - 64:
14.3%
Over 65 Years:
19.6%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.1%
5.1%
High School Graduates
94.9%
94.9%
College Graduated
42.2%
42.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Poquoson
$40,258
$40,258
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Poquoson
$97,118
$97,118
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
5.6%

Employment Industries in Poquoson

 
Manufacturing
14.3%
14.3%
Public Service
11.4%
11.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
10.8%
10.8%
Healthcare
10.1%
10.1%
Education
9.8%
9.8%
Retail
8.4%
8.4%
Construction
7.9%
7.9%
Accommodation
5.1%
5.1%
Administration
3.8%
3.8%
Other
3.6%
3.6%
Wholesale
3.2%
3.2%
Transportation
2.8%
2.8%
Arts
2.4%
2.4%
Finance
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
91.4%
91.4%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
2.8%
2.8%
Asian
2.5%
2.5%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.1%
2.1%
Black or African American
1.1%
1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

English
16.6%
16.6%
German
15.0%
15.0%
Irish
9.7%
9.7%
Italian
5.6%
5.6%
European
4.3%
4.3%
Polish
3.9%
3.9%
French
3.3%
3.3%
Scottish
2.5%
2.5%
Eastern European
1.9%
1.9%
Scots-Irish
1.8%
1.8%
British
1.6%
1.6%
Welsh
1.1%
1.1%
Russian
1.1%
1.1%
Dutch
1.1%
1.1%
Hungarian
1.0%
1.0%
French Canadian
0.9%
0.9%
Portuguese
0.8%
0.8%
Swedish
0.7%
0.7%
Norwegian
0.6%
0.6%
Greek
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
95.3%
95.3%
Spanish
1.2%
1.2%
French
0.8%
0.8%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Langs. of India
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Poquoson Residents:
4.3%


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