South Boston SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
9.5

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South Boston, Virginia Info Snack

South Boston, formerly Boyd's Ferry, is a town in Halifax County, Virginia, United States. The population was 8,142 at the 2010 census.
Population
7,887
Unemployment
9.1%
Poverty
26.4%
Median Home
$111,700
Median Income
$34,551
Median Rent
$608

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Map Of South Boston, VA

Population over time in South Boston

Year Population % Change
2017 7,887 -1.4%
2016 8,000 -0.5%
2015 8,037 -0.4%
2014 8,069 -0.4%
2013 8,104 -0.3%
2012 8,127 -0.5%
2011 8,169 -0.4%
2010 8,202 -

Crime in South Boston Per 100k

Crime South Boston VA USA
Violent Crime 467.2 208.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.3 5.3
Robbery 202.0 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 252.6 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 3763.1 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 707.2 218.0 430.4
Larceny 2954.9 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 101.0 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in South Boston

White
49.8% (3,928)
African American
47.5% (3,745)
American Indian
0.2% (13)
Asian
1.5% (120)
Hawaiian
0.1% (6)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (50)
Hispanic
0.3% (25)
Race South Boston VA USA
White 49.8% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 47.5% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.3% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For South Boston, Virginia

Less than $10,000
11.6% (91,489)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.1% (95,432)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (115,150)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (95,432)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (125,403)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (142,754)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.8% (53,631)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.4% (42,589)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (15,774)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (11,830)
Income South Boston VA USA
Less than $10,000 11.6% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.1% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.8% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.4% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in South Boston

Female
57.4% (4,530)
Male
42.6% (3,356)
Gender South Boston VA USA
Female 57.4% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 42.6% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Boston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (471)
9-12th Grade
14.8% (1,169)
High School / GED
31.9% (2,514)
Some College
18.3% (1,442)
Associate's Degree
7.7% (608)
Bachelor's Degree
14.3% (1,130)
Master's Degree
5.7% (451)
Professional Degree
1.0% (75)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (22)
Education South Boston VA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 14.8% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.9% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 18.3% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.7% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.3% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.7% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.8% 1.4%

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