Southampton County , Virginia

Southampton County: County in Virginia, United States

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

About

Southampton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 18,570 and a population density of 12 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 17,631 inhabitants. Its county seat is Courtland. The county was created 272 years ago in 1748.

Geography

Southampton County is located at 36°43'13"N 77°6'22"W (36.7204000, -77.1060900). It has 9 neighbors: Gates County, Hertford County, Northampton County, Franklin, Greensville County, Isle of Wight County, Suffolk, Surry County and Sussex County.

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Southampton VA courthouse

The largest city of Southampton County is Branchville with a population of 115. . See all Southampton County cities & populated places.

Weather

Southampton County forecast: A chance of rain before 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 12 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

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Southampton County map

Southampton County Quick Facts

Population : 17,631 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Area : 1560 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton, Southampton
Altitude : 13 feet / 4 meters
Capital : Courtland
Establishment : January 01, 1749
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 17:13:10 (4th August 2021)
Density : 11 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -5.33% (2010-2019)
Weather : 74℉ Chance Light Rain 7-days weather

Southampton County has 9 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Southampton County decreased by 5.33% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,570 - census
2011 18,638 0.36% estimation process
2012 18,507 -0.71% estimation process
2013 18,329 -0.97% estimation process
2014 18,223 -0.58% estimation process
2015 18,136 -0.48% estimation process
2016 18,080 -0.31% estimation process
2017 17,841 -1.34% estimation process
2018 17,713 -0.72% estimation process
2019 17,631 -0.47% estimation process

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People born in Southampton County (16)

People born in Southampton County, including politician Henry Taylor Blow, politician John C. Gray, slave rebellion leader Nat Turner, you can see a list of people who born in Southampton County.

Southampton County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Courtland 1,215 Town
Boykins 526 Town of the United States
Ivor 316 Town of the United States
Newsoms 297 Town of the United States
Capron 151 Town of the United States
Branchville 115 Human settlement in Southampton County, Virginia, United States of America

Virginia Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Virginia 8,535,519 State of the United States of America
Fairfax County 1,147,532 County in Virginia, United States
Prince William County 470,335 County in Virginia, United States
Virginia Beach 449,974 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Loudoun County 413,538 County in Virginia, United States
Chesterfield County 352,802 County in South Carolina, United States
Henrico County 330,818 County in Virginia, United States
Chesapeake 244,835 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Norfolk 242,742 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Arlington County 236,842 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
Richmond 230,436 Capital city of Virginia, United States
Arlington 229,164 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
City of Portsmouth 215,133 Administrative division in Virginia, United States
Newport News 179,225 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Alexandria 159,428 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Stafford County 152,882 County in Virginia, United States

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