Halifax demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)36719191
Median age49.237.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%57%55%
Speak English98%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%7%13%
Halifax, VA has a population of 1,387 and is the 13,149th largest city in the United States. The population density is 367 per sq mi which is 92% higher than the Virginia average and 305% higher than the national average. The median age in Halifax is 49 which is approximately 30% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Halifax, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 75% of Halifax residents were born in Virginia, 22% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Halifax is 92% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Halifax is 30% higher than Virginia.
  • In Halifax 62.00% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Halifax 36.41% of the population is African American.
  • In Halifax 1.15% of the population is Asian.

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Halifax population breakdown by race

African American36.41%19.21%12.63%
American Indian0.22%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race0.22%3.37%3.06%
Other race0.00%2.30%4.75%
In Halifax, 1.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Halifax age breakdown

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Source: The Halifax, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).