Alexandria city, VA population by gender
The table below shows Alexandria city's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Alexandria city, VA population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 51.58% females and 48.42% males in Alexandria city, VA.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Alexandria city county as compared to the nation.
Alexandria city, VA gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Alexandria city, VA, there are less men than women. The Alexandria city, VA gender ratio is 93.9:100 i.e. 93.9 men to 100 women (0.939).
This ratio is lower than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Alexandria city, VA gender ratio by age
In Alexandria city, VA, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 104.8 boys per 100 girls (104.8:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 61.3 males per 100 females (61.3:100).
On the national level, the sex ratio (male per 100 females) for under 18 age group is 104.8:100, and 64.5:100 for the senior population 80 years and older.
The table below lists the male and female population in each age group along with the gender ratio for Alexandria city, VA.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||5,685||5,377||1.06|
|5 to 9 years||4,044||3,358||1.20|
|10 to 14 years||3,269||3,607||0.91|
|15 to 19 years||2,954||2,900||1.02|
|20 to 24 years||3,188||3,916||0.81|
|25 to 29 years||6,739||7,974||0.85|
|30 to 34 years||8,683||9,349||0.93|
|35 to 39 years||8,692||8,341||1.04|
|40 to 44 years||6,255||6,313||0.99|
|45 to 49 years||5,531||5,530||1.00|
|50 to 54 years||5,018||5,205||0.96|
|55 to 59 years||4,590||4,741||0.97|
|60 to 64 years||3,895||4,393||0.89|
|65 to 69 years||3,010||3,827||0.79|
|70 to 74 years||2,278||2,661||0.86|
|75 to 79 years||1,304||1,714||0.76|
|80 to 84 years||794||980||0.81|
|85 years and over||667||1,403||0.48|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 1.057 i.e. 105.7 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 0.887 i.e. 11.3 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.475 i.e. 47.5 senior men per 100 senior women.
Alexandria city, VA population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 35-39 years with a population of 8,692. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 30-34 years with a population of 9,349.
As you can note from the above numbers, the largest age group for men and women are different.
Under the age of 5, there are 5,685 boys and 5,377 girls in Alexandria city, VA. Thus there are 308 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 3,895 males and 4,393 females in Alexandria city, VA. Thus there are 498 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 667 males and 1,403 females.
Things to know
What percent of Alexandria city, VA is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Alexandria city, VA population of 158,185, 51.58% percent are females.
What percentage of Alexandria city, VA is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Alexandria city, VA population of 158,185, 48.42% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Alexandria city, VA?
In Alexandria city, VA, the male to female ratio is 93.9:100 i.e. 93.9 men to 100 women (0.939).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates