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Northampton County, Virginia Facts

Facts
State Virginia
Land area 211.6 square miles
Population Density 58.5 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 12,125
Population change -2.1%
Under 5 years of age 5.8%
Under 18 19.6%
65 and over 23.9%
Females 52.2%
White 61.3
Hispanic or Latino of any race 8.2
Asian 0.8%
Two or more races 1.7%
Black or African American 35.8%
Native American 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
Had graduated from high school 78%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 20.2%
Veterans 1,133
Households and Housing
Households 5,149
Persons per household 2.3
Living in the same house for one year or more 90.8%
Median household income $33,635
The per capita income $23,473
Live below the poverty line. 24.3%
housing units 7,293
Multi-unit structures 7%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $168,800
Residents owning their homes. 68.6%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,285
Women-owned firms 26%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $135,111
Retail sales per capita $10,072
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $59,271