The Town of South Hill had a population of 4,473 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for South Hill is located at latitude 36.7265 and longitude -78.1289 in Mecklenburg County. The formal boundaries for the Town of South Hill encompass a land area of 9.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Mecklenburg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 449 feet.
The Town of South Hill (GNIS ID: 2391422) 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.
|Total Population||4,473 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,362 (97.5%)|
|Population in Families||3,381 (75.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||111 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$43,369|
|Average Household Income||$62,228|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,287|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,260 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||929 (41.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||977 (43.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||354 (15.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$161,350|
|Average Home Value||$163,778|
|Housing Affordability Index3||167|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.87%|
|Per Capita Income||1.36%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.33%|
The table below compares South Hill to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 204||66th|
|Population Density||# 385||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 429||28th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 289||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 349||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 164||72nd|
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