demographics

Demographics

Population

Community Total Population (2016) Male Female Male % Female % Median Age Median Household Income (2015)
Essex 11,123 5,248 5,875 47.2% 52.8% 46.2 $42,760
Gloucester 37,214 18,366 18,848 49.4% 50.6% 44.3 $61,121
King & Queen 7,159 3,616 3,543 50.5% 49.5% 47.7 $48,292
King William 16,334 7,984 8,350 48.9% 51.1% 40.4 $62,031
Mathews 8,782 4,243 4,539 48.3% 51.7% 53.1 $63,845
Middlesex 10,778 5,281 5,497 49.0% 51.0% 53.8 $54,654
Region 91,390 44,738 46,652 49.0% 51.0% 46.1 $57,510
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Population by Race

Community Total Population (2016) White Black/African American American Indian/Alaska Native Asian Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Two or More Races Hispanic
Essex 11,123 6,334 4,249 101 116 25 298 382
Gloucester 37,214 32,706 3,002 188 354 24 940 1,287
King & Queen 7,159 4,856 1,956 129 35 0 183 210
King William 16,334 12,818 2,764 243 149 5 355 412
Mathews 8,782 7,688 800 27 71 8 188 234
Middlesex 10,778 8,600 1,876 50 50 6 196 263
Region 91,390 73,002 14,647 738 775 68 2,160 2,788

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2016 Population Estimates; 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
*Regional averages calculated using the weighted average based on each community's population/number of households