Northampton County, Virginia

Northampton County: County in Virginia, United States of America

About

Northampton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 12,389 and a population density of 6 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 11,673 inhabitants. Its county seat is Eastville. The county was created 390 years ago in 1633.

Northampton County locator map
Location of Northampton County on Virginia map.

Quick Facts about Northampton County

Population : 11,673 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Northampton County, Northampton County
Area : 2060 km2
Water as percent of area : 73.4%
Land as percent of area : 26.6%
Named for : Northamptonshire
Capital : Eastville
Establishment : January 01, 1634
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:57:35 (22nd June 2024)
Density : 6 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.13% (2010-2020)
Eastville Courthouse image
Eastville Courthouse
Eastville Courthouse image

Geography

Northampton County is located at 37°18'3"N 75°55'43"W (37.3007800, -75.9285400). It has 2 neighbors: Accomack County and Virginia Beach.

Northampton County map

The largest city of Northampton County is Nassawadox with a population of 475. . See all Northampton County cities & populated places.

Northampton County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Northampton County.

City Name Population Title
Exmore 1,362 Town of the United States
Cape Charles 1,056 Town in Virginia, United States
Nassawadox 475 Human settlement in Northampton County, Virginia, United States of America
Cheriton 444 Town in Northampton County, Virginia, United States
Eastville 345 Town in Virginia, United States

Northampton County has 2 neighbours.

  • Accomack County county in Virginia, United States
  • Virginia Beach The most populous city in Virginia, Virginia Beach is a major center for tourism, military, and business. The city is home to the Atlantic Ocean, the Chesapeake Bay, and the Norfolk Naval Base. Virginia Beach is also home to a number of popular attractions, such as the Virginia Beach Boardwalk, the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, and the Colonial National Historical Park.

  • Eastville

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Northampton County decreased by 6.13% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,389 - census
2011 12,408 0.15% estimation process
2012 12,212 -1.6% estimation process
2013 12,030 -1.51% estimation process
2014 12,038 0.07% estimation process
2015 12,080 0.35% estimation process
2016 12,002 -0.65% estimation process
2017 11,872 -1.1% estimation process
2018 11,761 -0.94% estimation process
2019 11,710 -0.44% estimation process
2020 11,673 -0.32% estimation process

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People born in Northampton County (6)

People born in Northampton County, including politician Severn E. Parker, lawyer and politician Abel P. Upshur, George P. Upshur, .

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Other places with the same name (3)

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