Northampton County, Virginia Population 2020

Northampton County, Virginia's estimated population is 11,887 with a growth rate of -1.11% 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
201811,735-152-1.28%
201711,887-134-1.11%
201612,021-74-0.61%
201512,095500.42%
201412,04590.07%
201312,036-181-1.48%
201212,217-192-1.55%
201112,4090.00%
201012,409-652-4.99%
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%

How Many People Live in Northampton County, Virginia?

11,887

Northampton County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,43562.18%
Black or African American4,02233.64%
Two or More Races3292.75%
Asian1050.88%
Some Other Race490.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.03%

Northampton County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Northampton County, Virginia Median Age

48.5


Total

45.4


Male

50.7


Female

Northampton County, Virginia Adults

There are 9,585 adults, (3,060 of whom are seniors) in Northampton County, Virginia.

Northampton County, Virginia Age Dependency

83.2

Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Northampton County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

6,258

52.34%

Male

5,699

47.66%

Northampton County, Virginia Households and Families

Northampton County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Northampton County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.1%22.9%
All65.4%34.6%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Female46.2%53.8%
Male44.2%55.8%

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1512.2665.4
Married2,1882.7677.1
Non Family2,0041.1862.1
Female7533.4646.2
Male2063.0544.2

2.87

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Northampton County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4955.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,06412.15%
High School Graduate3,14435.90%
Some College1,59318.19%
Associates Degree5736.54%
Bachelors Degree1,18013.47%
Graduate Degree7088.08%

Northampton County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2254,7401,598
Black2,8862,022111
Hispanic46027059
Multiple Races948947
Asian766560
Other Race252118
Islander131313
Native American4

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,485$35,994$26,449
Less Than High School$23,026$21,635$23,568
High School Grad$30,009$35,236$20,647
Some College$31,749$40,156$27,394
Bachelors Degree$37,073$39,050$33,438
Graduate Degree$59,813$75,000$58,500

$31,485

Average Earnings

$35,994

Average Male

$26,449

Average Female

Northampton County, Virginia Language

Northampton County, Virginia Language by Age

Northampton County, Virginia Language

90.94% of Northampton County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 9.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.52% of the population.

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty

Northampton County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,8991,18030.26%
White6,3165729.06%
Hispanic99332432.63%
Multiple32316250.15%

19.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.03%

Male Poverty Rate

20.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Northampton County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Northampton County, Virginia is Multiple, with 50.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Northampton County, Virginia is White, with 9.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.65%
High School19.08%
Some College7.28%
Bachelors or Greater5.45%

Northampton County, Virginia Income

Northampton County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,553$61,127
Families$57,492$76,695
Married Families$68,393-
Non Families$26,397$34,801

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Northampton County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Northampton County, Virginia Veterans

1,129

Number of Veterans

1,023

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam376
Second Gulf War239
First Gulf War217
Korea124
World War II55

$Northampton County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Northampton County, Virginia Employment Status

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Northampton County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

65.18%

Born in Virginia

94.48%

Native Born

5.52%

Foreign Born

3.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.48% of Northampton County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 65.18% having been born in Virginia. 3.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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