Northampton County, Virginia Population 2019

Northampton County, Virginia's estimated population is 11,887 with a growth rate of -1.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Northampton County, Virginia is the 110th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201811,735-152-1.28%
201711,887-134-1.11%
201612,021-74-0.61%
201512,095500.42%
201412,04590.07%
201312,036-181-1.48%
201212,217-192-1.55%
201112,4090.00%
201012,409-652-4.99%
199013,061-1,564-10.69%
198014,6251831.27%
197014,442-2,524-14.88%
196016,966-334-1.93%
195017,300-297-1.69%
194017,597-968-5.21%
193018,5657133.99%
192017,8521,1807.08%
191016,6722,90221.07%
190013,7703,45733.52%
189010,3131,16112.69%
18809,1521,10613.75%
18708,0462142.73%
18607,8323344.45%
18507,498-217-2.81%
18407,715-926-10.72%
18308,64193612.15%
18207,7052313.09%
18107,47471110.51%
18006,763-126-1.83%
17906,8890.00%

Northampton County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,428
Black or African American4,199
Two or More Races189
Asian104
Some Other Race49
American Indian and Alaska Native19
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Northampton County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Northampton County, Virginia Median Age

48.4


Total

45.8


Male

50.4


Female

Northampton County, Virginia Adults

There are 9,610 adults, (3,019 of whom are seniors) in Northampton County, Virginia.

Northampton County, Virginia Age Dependency

82

Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Northampton County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

6,261

52.18%

Male

5,737

47.82%

Northampton County, Virginia Households and Families

Northampton County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Northampton County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.6%21.4%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family56.9%43.1%
Female50.6%49.4%
Male41.8%58.2%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1772.2664.6
Married2,2292.778.6
Non Family1,8551.1856.9
Female8923.2750.6
Male2012.7241.8

2.8

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Northampton County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5986.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,05112.02%
High School Graduate2,92233.42%
Some College1,63718.73%
Associates Degree5035.75%
Bachelors Degree1,25214.32%
Graduate Degree7798.91%

Northampton County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2134,7621,748
Black2,9031,943120
Hispanic46125787
Multiple Races777427
Asian594739
Other Race322825
Native American19
Islander101010

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,024$36,293$24,256
Less Than High School$22,636$23,553$
High School Grad$24,768$35,894$19,476
Some College$31,974$41,123$29,911
Bachelors Degree$37,500$39,276$35,813
Graduate Degree$56,696$65,335$56,131

$31,024

Average Earnings

$36,293

Average Male

$24,256

Average Female

Northampton County, Virginia Language

Northampton County, Virginia Language by Age

Northampton County, Virginia Language

91.24% of Northampton County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 8.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.29% of the population.

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,0681,52337.44%
White6,3555488.62%
Hispanic94225927.49%
Multiple1775329.94%

20.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.93%

Male Poverty Rate

22.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Northampton County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Northampton County, Virginia is Black, with 37.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Northampton County, Virginia is White, with 8.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.38%
High School19.27%
Some College9.79%
Bachelors or Greater4.47%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed77.78%
Male Unemployed20.59%
Female Employed9.69%
Male Employed5.68%

Northampton County, Virginia Income

Northampton County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,468$57,259
Families$54,628$71,134
Married Families$65,785-
Non Families$21,344$30,502

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Northampton County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Northampton County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans

1,091

Number of Veterans

1,024

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam376
First Gulf War203
Second Gulf War187
Korea158
World War II51

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White92715.23%
Black1434.36%
Hispanic467.67%
Indian1368.42%
2 or More88.25%

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans by Education

4.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Northampton County, Virginia Employment Status

52.2%

Labor Force Participation

49.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Northampton County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Exmore14651442-23-1.57%
Cape Charles10091039302.97%
Belle Haven 52752810.19%
Nassawadox501494-7-1.40%
Cheriton485472-13-2.68%
Eastville172168-4-2.33%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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