Basic information about the Northampton County
The Northampton County is located in the state of Virginia. This county occupies 796 square miles, with 584 square miles being water areas. There are 12.389 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Northampton County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (57.86%), followed by Black or African American (36.55%) and Some Other Race (3.17%). There are 5.323 households in the county, while 63,10% of them are family households and 36,90% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Northampton County. The most populated city is Exmore town and the smallest town or village is Eastville town.