Halifax County , North Carolina

Halifax County: County in Virginia, United States

About

Halifax County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 54,691 and a population density of 25 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 49,479 inhabitants. Its county seat is Halifax. The county was created 270 years ago in 1751.

Halifax County Quick Facts

Population : 49,479 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
Different from : Halifax County
Area : 2149 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.4%
Land as percent of area : 98.6%
Named for : George Montagu-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax
Altitude : 92 feet / 28 meters
Capital : Halifax
Establishment : January 01, 1752
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:32:23 (19th January 2022)
Density : 23 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.53% (2010-2020)
Halifax County locator map
Location of Halifax County on North Carolina map.
Halifax  Virginia '14039508680' image
Halifax Virginia '14039508680'
Halifax  Virginia '14039508680' image

Geography

Halifax County is located at 36°15'27"N 77°39'7"W (36.2575000, -77.6518800). It has 7 neighbors: Caswell County, Granville County, Person County, Campbell County, Charlotte County, Mecklenburg County and Pittsylvania County.

Halifax County map

The largest city of Halifax County is Roanoke Rapids with a population of 14,186. . See all Halifax County cities & populated places.

Halifax County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Halifax County.

City Name Population Title
Roanoke Rapids 14,186 City in Halifax County, North Carolina, United States
South Rosemary 2,836 Township in Halifax County, North Carolina
Enfield 2,260 Town in Halifax County, North Carolina, United States
Scotland Neck 1,810 Town in North Carolina (United States)
Weldon 1,456 Town in Halifax County, North Carolina, United States
South Weldon 705 Township in Halifax County, North Carolina
Littleton 584 Town in Halifax County, North Carolina, United States
Hobgood 315 Town in North Carolina
Halifax 201 Town in Halifax County, North Carolina, United States

Halifax County has 7 neighbours.

  • Halifax

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Halifax County decreased by 10.53% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 54,691 - census
2011 54,114 -1.07% estimation process
2012 53,732 -0.71% estimation process
2013 53,187 -1.02% estimation process
2014 52,833 -0.67% estimation process
2015 52,182 -1.25% estimation process
2016 51,815 -0.71% estimation process
2017 51,311 -0.98% estimation process
2018 50,634 -1.34% estimation process
2019 50,010 -1.25% estimation process
2020 49,479 -1.07% estimation process

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People born in Halifax County (28)

People born in Halifax County, including Wife of U.S. President Andrew Jackson Rachel Jackson, politician Clement Comer Clay, politician William M. Tuck, .

List

  • Samuel Adams (Arkansas politician (1805-1850)) he was born in 05/06/1805
  • Joseph W. Chalmers (American politician (1806-1853)) he was born in 20/12/1806
  • Paul C. Edmunds (American politician (1836-1899)) he was born in 01/11/1836
  • Algernon Coleman (American university teacher (1876-1939)) he was born in 09/08/1876
  • Presley T. Glass (American politician) he was born in 18/10/1824
  • Robert Weakley (American politician) he was born in 20/07/1764
  • Thomas H. Averett (American politician) he was born in 10/07/1800
  • Benjamin Crowley (Pioneer Arkansas settler) he was born in 01/01/1758
  • Blair Niles (American writer, explorer and photographer) she was born in 15/06/1880
  • F. Blair Wimbush (Business executive, lawyer, civic and professional leader) he was born in 24/07/1955
  • Walter T. Colquitt (American politician) he was born in 27/12/1799
  • Henrietta Phelps Jeffries (American midwife) she was born in 05/01/1857
  • Moses H. Kirby (Ohio politician) he was born in 21/05/1798
  • Norm Snead (American football player and coach) he was born in 31/07/1939
  • Penwick Shelton (American football coach) he was born in 12/03/1871
  • Riley Ingram (Virginia politician) he was born in 01/10/1941
  • Joseph Fels (American businessman) he was born in 01/01/1853
  • James C. Green (American politician) he was born in 24/02/1921

Other places with the same name (2)

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