The Town of Halifax had a population of 1,348 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Halifax is located at latitude 36.7612 and longitude -78.9276 in Halifax County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Halifax (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Halifax County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 463 feet.
The Town of Halifax (GNIS ID: 2390223) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Halifax population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Halifax: Banister, Halifax Court House, Houston.
|Population in Households||1,206|
|Population in Familes||961|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||142|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||631 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||388 (61.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||156 (24.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||86 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,185|
|Average Home Value||$164,267|
|Median Household Income||$40,322|
|Average Household Income||$56,387|
|Per Capita Income||$24,666|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.28%|
|Per Capita Income||1.81%|
The table below compares Halifax to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 320||46th|
|Population Density1||# 416||30th|
|Diversity Index2||# 234||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 406||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 319||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.