Basic information about the Southampton County
The Southampton County is located in the state of Virginia. This county occupies 603 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 18.570 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Southampton County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (60.39%), followed by Black or African American (37.24%) and Two or More races (1.41%). There are 6.719 households in the county, while 71,81% of them are family households and 28,19% represent non family households. There are 8 cities and towns in Southampton County. The most populated city is Courtland town and the smallest town or village is Branchville town.