Halifax County, Virginia Population 2018

Halifax County, Virginia's estimated population is 34,563 with a growth rate of -1.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Halifax County, Virginia is the 50th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,0304671.35%
201734,563-401-1.15%
201634,964-106-0.30%
201535,070-111-0.32%
201435,181-189-0.53%
201335,370-347-0.97%
201235,717-259-0.72%
201135,976-210-0.58%
201036,1867,15324.64%
199029,033-1,566-5.12%
198030,5995231.74%
197030,076-3,561-10.59%
196033,637-7,805-18.83%
195041,4421710.41%
194041,271-12-0.03%
193041,283-91-0.22%
192041,3741,3303.32%
191040,0442,8477.65%
190037,1972,7738.06%
189034,4248362.49%
188033,5885,76020.70%
187027,8281,3084.93%
186026,5205582.15%
185025,962260.10%
184025,936-2,098-7.48%
183028,0348,97447.08%
182019,060-3,073-13.88%
181022,1332,75614.22%
180019,3774,65531.62%
179014,7220.00%

Halifax County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,274
Black or African American12,607
Two or More Races569
Asian248
Some Other Race217
American Indian and Alaska Native109
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Halifax County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Halifax County, Virginia Median Age

45.9


Total

44


Male

47.4


Female

Halifax County, Virginia Adults

There are 27,749 adults, (7,800 of whom are seniors) in Halifax County, Virginia.

Halifax County, Virginia Age Dependency

75.6

Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Halifax County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

18,525

52.88%

Male

16,505

47.12%

Halifax County, Virginia Households and Families

Halifax County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Halifax County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All72.6%27.4%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Male62.9%37.1%
Female48.9%51.1%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Halifax County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0842.4372.6
Married6,496387.7
Non Family4,8261.1563.6
Female2,0643.3748.9
Male6983.3162.9

3.04

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Halifax County, Virginia Households

Halifax County, Virginia Education

Halifax County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7657.05%
9th to 12th Grade3,31413.23%
High School Graduate9,00135.93%
Some College4,96719.83%
Associates Degree2,0088.02%
Bachelors Degree2,52910.10%
Graduate Degree1,4665.85%

Halifax County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,51613,3093,030
Black8,7486,073755
Hispanic38518878
Multiple Races23723571
Asian16815764
Other Race1444020
Native American5555
Islander666

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Halifax County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,236$37,847$27,290
Less Than High School$21,393$24,650$13,350
High School Grad$29,599$37,408$23,191
Some College$31,143$37,347$25,024
Bachelors Degree$42,755$47,938$39,308
Graduate Degree$46,908$51,118$42,431

$32,236

Average Earnings

$37,847

Average Male

$27,290

Average Female

Halifax County, Virginia Language

Halifax County, Virginia Language by Age

Halifax County, Virginia Language

96.27% of Halifax County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.73% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Halifax County, Virginia Poverty

Halifax County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,2513,67830.02%
White20,5822,38911.61%
Multiple56524543.36%
Hispanic69612718.25%
Other217198.76%

18.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.14%

Male Poverty Rate

21.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Halifax County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Halifax County, Virginia is Multiple, with 43.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Halifax County, Virginia is Other, with 8.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.52%.

Halifax County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.18%
High School16.37%
Some College10.95%
Bachelors or Greater6.24%

Halifax County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.20%
Male Unemployed39.64%
Female Employed9.18%
Male Employed5.58%

Halifax County, Virginia Income

Halifax County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,233$50,770
Families$55,478$61,844
Married Families$64,886$72,523
Non Families$19,449$27,962

Halifax County, Virginia Marital Status

Halifax County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Halifax County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Halifax County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Halifax County, Virginia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Halifax County, Virginia Veterans

Halifax County, Virginia Veterans by War

2,338

Number of Veterans

2,108

Male Veterans

230

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam920
Second Gulf War357
First Gulf War342
Korea139
World War II129

Halifax County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74666
55 to 64604
75+460
35 to 54443
18 to 34165

Halifax County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4748.60%
Black8008.09%
2 or More3812.79%
Hispanic337.53%
Other2013.16%
Hawaiian6100.00%

Halifax County, Virginia Veterans by Education

8.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Halifax County, Virginia Employment Status

Halifax County, Virginia Employment by Age

53.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Halifax County, Virginia Employment by Race

Halifax County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Halifax County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
South Boston81427950-192-2.36%
Halifax13091246-63-4.81%
Clarksville 12181186-32-2.63%
Virgilina148142-6-4.05%
Scottsburg137131-6-4.38%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990