South Boston is a city located in Halifax County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 7,452, it is the 50th largest city in Virginia and the 3810th largest city in the United States . South Boston is currently declining at a rate of -0.90% annually and its population has decreased by -8.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,142 in 2010. South Boston reached it's highest population of 8,491 in 2000. Spanning over 13 miles, South Boston has a population density of 571 people per square mile.
The average household income in South Boston is $55,549 with a poverty rate of 17.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $132,300. The median age in South Boston is 38.9 years, 37.3 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.