Halifax is a city located in Halifax County Virginia. It is also the county seat of Halifax County. With a 2020 population of 1,188, it is the 125th largest city in Virginia and the 9625th largest city in the United States . Halifax is currently declining at a rate of -0.92% annually and its population has decreased by -9.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,309 in 2010. Halifax reached it's highest population of 1,290 in 2012. Spanning over 4 miles, Halifax has a population density of 314 people per square mile.
The average household income in Halifax is $62,983 with a poverty rate of 11.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $157,600. The median age in Halifax is 50.7 years, 43.5 years for males, and 52.8 years for females.