Halifax County, Virginia Population 2020

Halifax County, Virginia's estimated population is 33,296 with a growth rate of -1.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Halifax County, Virginia is the 52nd largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202033,296-412-1.22%
201933,708-412-1.21%
201834,120-412-1.19%
201734,532-438-1.25%
201634,970-112-0.32%
201535,082-108-0.31%
201435,190-182-0.51%
201335,372-347-0.97%
201235,719-260-0.72%
201135,979-209-0.58%
201036,1887,15524.64%
199029,033-1,566-5.12%
198030,5995231.74%
197030,076-3,561-10.59%
196033,637-7,805-18.83%
195041,4421710.41%
194041,271-12-0.03%
193041,283-91-0.22%
192041,3741,3303.32%
191040,0442,8477.65%
190037,1972,7738.06%
189034,4248362.49%
188033,5885,76020.70%
187027,8281,3084.93%
186026,5205582.15%
185025,962260.10%
184025,936-2,098-7.48%
183028,0348,97447.08%
182019,060-3,073-13.88%
181022,1332,75614.22%
180019,3774,65531.62%
179014,7220.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.22%
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Founded
1752
County Seat
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Halifax County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,06160.56%
Black or African American12,14834.93%
Two or More Races9642.77%
Asian2680.77%
Some Other Race2450.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native930.27%
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Halifax County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

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Halifax County, Virginia Median Age

46.1


Total

43.8


Male

47.8


Female

Halifax County, Virginia Adults

There are 27,627 adults, (7,951 of whom are seniors) in Halifax County, Virginia.

Halifax County, Virginia Age Dependency

76.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Halifax County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

18,141

52.16%

Male

16,638

47.84%

Halifax County, Virginia Households and Families

Halifax County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Halifax County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All74.7%25.3%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Male63.8%36.2%
Female53.3%46.7%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0252.4274.7
Married6,5602.9989.5
Non Family4,7661.1464.8
Female1,9623.4153.3
Male7373.1263.8

3.03

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Halifax County, Virginia Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6496.60%
9th to 12th Grade2,86511.47%
High School Graduate9,23536.97%
Some College5,08320.35%
Associates Degree2,1768.71%
Bachelors Degree2,54310.18%
Graduate Degree1,4305.72%
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Halifax County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,41513,4592,898
Black8,5666,249891
Multiple Races40439355
Hispanic40316931
Asian20218998
Other Race165351
Native American5959

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.51%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,713$39,331$30,250
Less Than High School$20,392$23,406$8,804
High School Grad$31,441$39,226$25,733
Some College$32,093$39,587$27,766
Bachelors Degree$45,315$47,431$42,371
Graduate Degree$51,458$54,719$43,664

$33,713

Average Earnings

$39,331

Average Male

$30,250

Average Female

Halifax County, Virginia Language

Halifax County, Virginia Language by Age

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Halifax County, Virginia Language

96.08% of Halifax County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.81% of the population.

Halifax County, Virginia Poverty

Halifax County, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,8392,77123.41%
White20,3652,05910.11%
Multiple96129030.18%
Hispanic703567.97%

15.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.52%

Male Poverty Rate

16.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Halifax County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Halifax County, Virginia is Multiple, with 30.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Halifax County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 7.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.61%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.95%
High School11.93%
Some College10.35%
Bachelors or Greater4.78%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.76%
Male Unemployed34.46%
Female Employed7.55%
Male Employed4.66%

Halifax County, Virginia Income

Halifax County, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,289$54,456
Families$57,413$65,785
Married Families$67,961-
Non Families$21,175$30,739
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Halifax County, Virginia Marital Status

Halifax County, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Halifax County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Halifax 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 45-54.

Halifax County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Halifax County, Virginia Veterans

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2,666

Number of Veterans

2,383

Male Veterans

283

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,036
First Gulf War540
Second Gulf War531
Korea164
World War II103
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74809
35 to 54603
55 to 64524
75+497
18 to 34233
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6839.90%
Black9099.43%
2 or More499.55%
Hispanic367.84%
Other2514.29%

Halifax County, Virginia Veterans by Education

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6.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Halifax County, Virginia Employment Status

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53.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.42%

Born in Virginia

98.05%

Native Born

1.95%

Foreign Born

1.26%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.05% of Halifax County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 77.42% having been born in Virginia. 1.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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