|Sussex County, Virginia|
Location in the state of Virginia
Virginia's location in the U.S.
491 sq mi (1,272 km²)
2 sq mi (5 km²), 0. The Commonwealth of Virginia ( is an American state The United States of America —commonly referred to as the A county seat is a term for an Administrative center for a County, primarily used in the United States. Sussex is an unincorporated community in and the County seat of Sussex County, Virginia, United States. Area is a Quantity expressing the two- Dimensional size of a defined part of a Surface, typically a region bounded by a closed Curve. The square mile is an imperial and US unit of Area equal the area of a square of one statute mile. Square Kilometre ( US spelling square kilometer) symbol km2, is a decimal multiple of the SI unit of 43%
26/sq mi (10/km²)
Sussex County is a county located in the U.S. state — officially, "Commonwealth" — of Virginia. In Biology a population is the collection of inter-breeding organisms of a particular Species; in Sociology Population density (in agriculture standing stock and Standing crop) is a measurement of Population per unit area or unit volume A county of the United States is a local level of government created as a subdivision of a state by the state government or by the federal or territorial government as a subdivision A US state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of the United States of America that share Sovereignty with the federal government Four of the constituent states of the United States officially designate themselves Commonwealths: Kentucky, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania The Commonwealth of Virginia ( is an American state As of the 2000 census, the population was 12,504. Its county seat is Sussex. A county seat is a term for an Administrative center for a County, primarily used in the United States. Sussex is an unincorporated community in and the County seat of Sussex County, Virginia, United States. The County is named after Sussex County, England.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 493 square miles (1,276 km²), of which, 491 square miles (1,271 km²) of it is land and 2 square miles (5 km²) of it (0. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title) is the government agency that is responsible for the United States Census The square mile is an imperial and US unit of Area equal the area of a square of one statute mile. Square Kilometre ( US spelling square kilometer) symbol km2, is a decimal multiple of the SI unit of 43%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 12,504 people, 4,126 households, and 2,809 families residing in the county. A census is the procedure of acquiring information about every member of a given population The population density was 26 people per square mile (10/km²). Population density (in agriculture standing stock and Standing crop) is a measurement of Population per unit area or unit volume There were 4,653 housing units at an average density of 10 per square mile (4/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 36. 39% White, 62. 13% Black or African American, 0. 13% Native American, 0. 12% Asian, 0. 02% Pacific Islander, 0. 54% from other races, and 0. 67% from two or more races. 0. 82% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 4,126 households out of which 28. 50% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45. 00% were married couples living together, 18. NOTICE TO WOULD-BE ROMEOS ************** 90% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31. 90% were non-families. 28. 20% of all households were made up of individuals and 12. 40% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2. 41 and the average family size was 2. 94.
In the county, the population was spread out with 19. 60% under the age of 18, 9. 00% from 18 to 24, 34. 40% from 25 to 44, 23. 60% from 45 to 64, and 13. 40% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 135. 10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 142. 30 males.
The median income for a household in the county was $31,007, and the median income for a family was $36,739. Males had a median income of $29,307 versus $22,001 for females. The per capita income for the county was $14,670. Per capita income means how much each individual receives in monetary terms of the yearly income generated in the country About 12. 80% of families and 16. 10% of the population were below the poverty line, including 24. The poverty threshold, or poverty line, is the minimum level of Income deemed necessary to achieve an adequate Standard of living in a given country 30% of those under age 18 and 19. 20% of those age 65 or over.