Southampton County, Virginia Population 2018

Southampton County, Virginia's estimated population is 17,750 with a growth rate of -2.96% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Southampton County, Virginia is the 84th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,750-541-2.96%
201618,2912721.51%
201618,019-110-0.61%
201518,129-93-0.51%
201418,222-105-0.57%
201318,327-177-0.96%
201218,504-127-0.68%
201118,631-5-0.03%
201018,6361,0866.19%
199017,550-1,181-6.31%
198018,7311490.80%
197018,582-8,613-31.67%
196027,1956732.54%
195026,522800.30%
194026,442-428-1.59%
193026,870-685-2.49%
192027,5551,2534.76%
191026,3023,45415.12%
190022,8482,77013.80%
189020,0782,06611.47%
188018,0125,72746.62%
187012,285-630-4.88%
186012,915-606-4.48%
185013,521-1,004-6.91%
184014,525-1,549-9.64%
183016,0741,90413.44%
182014,1706734.99%
181013,497-428-3.07%
180013,9251,0618.25%
179012,8640.00%

Southampton County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,194
Black or African American6,482
Two or More Races442
Some Other Race106
American Indian and Alaska Native43
Asian24

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

Southampton County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Southampton County, Virginia Median Age

45.6


Total

45.7


Male

45.4


Female

Southampton County, Virginia Adults

There are 14,688 adults, (3,238 of which are seniors) in Southampton County, Virginia.

Southampton County, Virginia Age Dependency

59.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Southampton County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

8,736

47.76%

Male

9,555

52.24%

Southampton County, Virginia Households and Families

Southampton County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Southampton County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All68.5%31.5%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
Male57.1%42.9%
Female45.6%54.4%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Southampton County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7272.568.5
Married3,6202.9481.4
Non Family1,7871.1958.2
Female1,1313.0245.6
Male1893.3857.1

2.91

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Southampton County, Virginia Households

Southampton County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8056.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,51911.40%
High School Graduate4,60634.56%
Some College3,20224.03%
Associates Degree1,0507.88%
Bachelors Degree1,47211.05%
Graduate Degree6725.04%

Southampton County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,1817,3791,598
Black4,8153,334475
Multiple Races18116538
Hispanic10910614
Other Race545411
Native American43295
Asian24133

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 20.99%.

Southampton County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,073$35,766$28,919
Less Than High School$12,375$13,333$10,395
High School Grad$27,083$32,216$22,827
Some College$35,019$43,575$28,432
Bachelors Degree$46,495$56,406$43,587
Graduate Degree$43,567$44,766$41,131

$32,073

Average Earnings

$35,766

Average Male

$28,919

Average Female

Southampton County, Virginia Language

Southampton County, Virginia Language by Age

Southampton County, Virginia Language

98.83% of Southampton County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Southampton County, Virginia Poverty

Southampton County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,6721,57127.70%
White10,4337537.22%
Multiple3889223.71%
Hispanic2218538.46%
Other991919.19%

14.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.71%

Male Poverty Rate

16.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Southampton County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Southampton County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 38.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Southampton County, Virginia is White, with 7.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.91%.

Southampton County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.04%
High School15.67%
Some College8.77%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%

Southampton County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.54%
Female Unemployed32.76%
Female Employed9.31%
Male Employed5.60%

Southampton County, Virginia Income

Southampton County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,032$61,648
Families$60,833$70,993
Married Families$72,819$
Non Families$25,911$32,230

Southampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Southampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Southampton County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Southampton 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 45To54.

Southampton County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Southampton County, Virginia Veterans

Southampton County, Virginia Veterans by War

1,672

Number of Veterans

1,548

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam631
First Gulf War424
Second Gulf War228
Korea127
World War II83

Southampton County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54499
65 to 74387
55 to 64360
75+324
18 to 34102

Southampton County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,14212.75%
Black4578.50%
Hispanic4230.00%
2 or More3516.91%
Other3458.62%
Indian49.30%

Southampton County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Southampton County, Virginia Employment Status

Southampton County, Virginia Employment by Age

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Southampton County, Virginia Employment by Race

Southampton County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Southampton County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Courtland12811247-34-2.65%
Boykins564542-22-3.90%
Ivor339327-12-3.54%
Newsoms321310-11-3.43%
Capron164156-8-4.88%
Branchville122116-6-4.92%
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