Halifax strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Virginia):
Low Property Crime
Short Commute Times
College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Men
Comparing Halifax to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Virginia (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||43 miles S of Lynchburg, Virginia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||70 miles N of Raleigh, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||24558|
|Phone Area Codes||434|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||23 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||44.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||24 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||44.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||23 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||45.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.83|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||13||0.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,293|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||35.2%|
|French (except Basque)||1.1%|
Halifax County-south Boston Regional Library
177 S. MAIN ST.
HALIFAX REGIONAL HOSPITAL
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
2204 WILBORN AVENUE
Emergency Service: Yes
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HALIFAX COUNTY CAREER CTR
315 S MAIN ST
A Non-traditional School
Serves 57 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 28.5
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Chatham, Virginia||89.5||38%||20.8%||33.1%||21||$50,391||4.9%||28.5%||1,338||12.3%||9||0.7%||0.8|
|2. Drexel, North Carolina||87.3||29.6%||19.7%||18.4%||19||$41,917||5.8%||15.5%||1,938||7.1%||10.3||0.5%||1|
|3. Tecumseh, Nebraska||80.6||33.5%||25%||16.6%||19||$42,337||5.6%||13.6%||1,716||11.9%||18.7||0.4%||1.8|
|4. Quitman, Texas||80.4||33.8%||29%||16.9%||23||$39,643||5.4%||10%||2,030||11.3%||12.8||1.1%||0.5|
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