Northampton County, Virginia Population 2018

Northampton County, Virginia's estimated population is 11,846 with a growth rate of -2.24% 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
201711,846-272-2.24%
201612,1181120.93%
201612,006-78-0.65%
201512,084520.43%
201412,03280.07%
201312,024-194-1.59%
201212,218-188-1.52%
201112,406-2-0.02%
201012,408-653-5.00%
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
White7,477
Black or African American4,325
Two or More Races130
Asian99
Some Other Race65
American Indian and Alaska Native14
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Northampton County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Northampton County, Virginia Median Age

48.4


Total

45.6


Male

50.1


Female

Northampton County, Virginia Adults

There are 9,719 adults, (3,005 of which are seniors) in Northampton County, Virginia.

Northampton County, Virginia Age Dependency

80.6

Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Northampton County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

6,346

52.37%

Male

5,772

47.63%

Northampton County, Virginia Households and Families

Northampton County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Northampton County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All67.2%32.8%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Female53.7%46.3%
Male38%62%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Northampton County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0752.3267.2
Married2,0562.7980.4
Non Family1,9381.2662.1
Female9183.3553.7
Male1633.2338

2.92

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Northampton County, Virginia Households

Northampton County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6647.52%
9th to 12th Grade1,16513.19%
High School Graduate2,83532.10%
Some College1,76620.00%
Associates Degree5045.71%
Bachelors Degree1,22113.83%
Graduate Degree6767.65%

Northampton County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2594,6671,676
Black2,9741,929133
Hispanic43727945
Asian755918
Multiple Races696317
Other Race55529
Native American14
Islander888

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%.

Northampton County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,798$33,293$22,938
Less Than High School$17,168$17,467$
High School Grad$22,635$31,538$16,738
Some College$31,010$39,545$24,867
Bachelors Degree$40,033$41,250$37,443
Graduate Degree$56,250$54,750$56,324

$27,798

Average Earnings

$33,293

Average Male

$22,938

Average Female

Northampton County, Virginia Language

Northampton County, Virginia Language by Age

Northampton County, Virginia Language

91.28% of Northampton County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 8.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.22% of the population.

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,2281,73941.13%
White6,40269210.81%
Hispanic89511813.18%
Multiple1173630.77%
Other571729.82%

21.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.29%

Male Poverty Rate

25.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Northampton County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Northampton County, Virginia is Black, with 41.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Northampton County, Virginia is White, with 10.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.48%.

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.54%
High School20.94%
Some College13.65%
Bachelors or Greater3.83%

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed75.37%
Male Unemployed47.56%
Female Employed13.06%
Male Employed5.53%

Northampton County, Virginia Income

Northampton County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,011$53,886
Families$52,706$66,710
Married Families$60,508$
Non Families$20,885$31,924

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans by War

1,065

Number of Veterans

1,011

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam373
First Gulf War181
Korea147
Second Gulf War145
World War II69

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74307
75+263
35 to 54224
55 to 64161
18 to 34110

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White91615.06%
Black1303.87%
Hispanic437.35%
2 or More1012.99%
Indian964.29%

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans by Education

7.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Northampton County, Virginia Employment Status

Northampton County, Virginia Employment by Age

51.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Northampton County, Virginia Employment by Race

Northampton County, Virginia Employment by Education

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%
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