The Town of Halifax had a population of 1,379 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Halifax: Banister, Halifax Court House, Houston.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,107|
|Daytime Population: Residents||656|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,763|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.28|
|Population in Households||1,237|
|Population in Familes||984|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||142|
|Median Household Income||$43,836|
|Average Household Income||$59,698|
|Per Capita Income||$26,020|
|Total Housing Units||646 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||391 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||167 (25.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||88 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,778|
|Average Home Value||$165,306|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.87%|
|Per Capita Income||2.61%|
The table below compares Halifax to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 317||47th|
|Population Density||# 413||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 235||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 380||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 304||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.