Population density (sq mi)3,6182,658218
Median age39.935.637.8
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a93%84%
Speak Spanishn/a3%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Northampton is 36% higher than Hampton
  • The median age in Northampton is 12% higher than Hampton
  • In Northampton 45.68% of the population is White
  • In Northampton 46.78% of the population is Black
  • In Northampton 2.86% of the population is Asian

Compare Hampton, VA Demographics


      Northampton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.43%0.39%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.13%0.08%0.07%
      Mixed race3.04%3.05%3.37%
      Other race1.06%1.41%2.30%
      In Northampton, 5.3% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Northampton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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