Sussex County , Virginia

Sussex County: County in Virginia, United States

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

About

Sussex County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 12,087 and a population density of 9 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 10,925 inhabitants. Its county seat is Sussex. The county was created 267 years ago in 1753.

Sussex County Courthouse 'Built 1828'  Sussex  Virginia image
Sussex County Courthouse 'Built 1828' Sussex Virginia
Sussex County Courthouse 'Built 1828'  Sussex  Virginia image

Geography

Sussex County is located at 36°55'18"N 77°15'42"W (36.9217500, -77.2617900). It has 5 neighbors: Dinwiddie County, Greensville County, Prince George County, Southampton County and Surry County.

Sussex County map

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Sussex County Quick Facts

Population : 10,925 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Sussex County, Sussex County
Area : 1276 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : Sussex
Capital : Sussex
Establishment : January 01, 1754
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:24:36 (20th October 2021)
Density : 9 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.64% (2010-2020)

Sussex County has 5 neighbours.

  • Sussex

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Sussex County decreased by 10.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,087 - census
2011 12,086 -0.01% estimation process
2012 11,924 -1.36% estimation process
2013 11,766 -1.34% estimation process
2014 11,723 -0.37% estimation process
2015 11,692 -0.27% estimation process
2016 11,414 -2.44% estimation process
2017 11,379 -0.31% estimation process
2018 11,241 -1.23% estimation process
2019 11,159 -0.73% estimation process
2020 10,925 -2.14% estimation process

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People born in Sussex County (9)

People born in Sussex County, including politician Junius Edgar West, politician James Trezvant, politician William C. C. Claiborne, you can see a list of people who born in Sussex County.

Other places with the same name (3)

Sussex County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Stony Creek 173 Town in Virginia, United States

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