South Boston Information

South Boston Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of South Boston, VA

General South Boston Information

State: Virginia

County: Halifax County

Close cities: Clover, VA, Crystal Hill, VA, Buffalo Junction, VA, Sutherlin, VA, Halifax, VA, Vernon Hill, VA, Cluster-Springs, VA, Scottsburg, VA, Virgilina, VA, Alton, VA

South Boston Population (census data)
Total 7,922 (-6.2% since 2000)
Male 3,498 (44.2%)
Female 4,424 (55.8%)

Population Density: 648 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.4 (US Avg is 100)

South Boston Elevation: 407 feet above sea level

Land Area: 12.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,530

Zip Codes: 24592.

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South Boston Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (50.0%)
  • Black (47.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (10.9%)
  • English (7.5%)
  • German (2.8%)
  • Irish (2.7%)
Foriegn Born: 189 people (2.4%)
  • Latin America (65.0%)
  • Europe (20.0%)
  • North America (15.0%)

Local South Boston Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes

South Boston School Information

High Schools
Halifax County High (High School Circle, South Boston, VA, 24592 - Halifax County Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Halifax County Middle (1011 Middle School Circle, South Boston, VA, 24592 - Halifax County Public Schools District)

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