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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sussex County, Virginia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 364

5 to 9 years : 221

10 to 14 years : 335

15 to 17 years : 162

18 and 19 years : 259

20 years : 140

21 years : 180

22 to 24 years : 473

25 to 29 years : 596

30 to 34 years : 488

35 to 39 years : 336

40 to 44 years : 601

45 to 49 years : 591

50 to 54 years : 412

55 to 59 years : 352

60 and 61 years : 89

62 to 64 years : 243

65 and 66 years : 104

67 to 69 years : 98

70 to 74 years : 213

75 to 79 years : 145

80 to 84 years : 82

85 years and over : 70

Female:

Under 5 years : 230

5 to 9 years : 296

10 to 14 years : 259

15 to 17 years : 252

18 and 19 years : 235

20 years : 40

21 years : 47

22 to 24 years : 283

25 to 29 years : 256

30 to 34 years : 396

35 to 39 years : 248

40 to 44 years : 407

45 to 49 years : 402

50 to 54 years : 404

55 to 59 years : 337

60 and 61 years : 211

62 to 64 years : 155

65 and 66 years : 73

67 to 69 years : 197

70 to 74 years : 232

75 to 79 years : 312

80 to 84 years : 163

85 years and over : 62


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,588

Multiple ancestry : 991

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 58

Ancestry not reported : 1,414


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Sussex County, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 11,721

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 15

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 21

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 27

Not a U.S. citizen : 267


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 594

5 to 17 years : 1,525

18 to 24 years : 1,657

25 to 34 years : 1,736

35 to 44 years : 1,592

45 to 54 years : 1,809

55 to 59 years : 689

60 and 61 years : 300

62 to 64 years : 398

65 to 74 years : 917

75 years and over : 834

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 584

5 to 17 years : 1,357

18 to 24 years : 1,396

25 to 34 years : 1,406

35 to 44 years : 1,172

45 to 54 years : 1,498

55 to 59 years : 562

60 and 61 years : 255

62 to 64 years : 322

65 to 74 years : 761

75 years and over : 694

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 140

18 to 24 years : 216

25 to 34 years : 272

35 to 44 years : 284

45 to 54 years : 272

55 to 59 years : 119

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 153

75 years and over : 135

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 19

18 to 24 years : 45

25 to 34 years : 54

35 to 44 years : 124

45 to 54 years : 28

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,330

Female : 4,677

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,008

Female : 706

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 36

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 180

Female : 114


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 3,481

Born in other state in the United States : 1,050

Native: born outside the United States : 25

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 3,719

Now married, except separated : 2,950

Divorced : 621

Separated : 365

Widowed : 806

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 512

Now married, except separated : 566

Divorced : 220

Separated : 98

Widowed : 178

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 19

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 88

Now married, except separated : 125

Divorced : 47

Separated : 10

Widowed : 5


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Speak only English : 10,881

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 172

Speak English less than "very well" : 138

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 50

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 31

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 87


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sussex County, Virginia

  • Other Groups: 4,683   (56.8%)
  • United States Or American: 1,285   (15.6%)
  • English: 813   (9.9%)
  • German: 360   (4.4%)
  • Irish: 254   (3.1%)
  • European: 161   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 103   (1.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 94   (1.1%)
  • British: 72   (0.9%)
  • Subsaharan African: 69   (0.8%)
  • Scottish: 60   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 44   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 42   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 34   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 33   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 28   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 16   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 16   (0.2%)
  • Brazilian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 11   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 11   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 10   (0.1%)
  • Dutch: 7   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 7   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 4   (0.0%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Bulgarian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sussex County, Virginia is 12,051



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sussex County, Virginia: 6,554
Female Population in Sussex County, Virginia: 5,497


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sussex County, Virginia: 35.8
Median Female Resident Age in Sussex County, Virginia: 42.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sussex County, Virginia


White


Both sexes

44.8

Male

42.3

Female

47.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

38.6

Male

34.9

Female

45.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

48.5

Male

52.5

Female

45.0

Asian


Both sexes

34.7

Male

34.0

Female

44.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.8

Male

30.3

Female

20.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.5

Male

22.5

Female

15.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.9

Male

28.1

Female

23.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.3

Male

42.8

Female

48.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Sussex County, Virginia


  • White: 4,566
  • African American: 7,118
  • American Indian: 26
  • Asian: 46
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 112
  • Two or More Races: 183



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Sussex County, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Sussex County, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 105   (2.06%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 71   (1.39%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 337   (6.62%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 274   (5.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 147   (2.89%)
  • 10th Grade: 499   (9.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 954   (18.74%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 131   (2.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,632   (32.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 164   (3.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 229   (4.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 138   (2.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 274   (5.38%)
  • Master's Degree: 92   (1.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (0.35%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 27   (0.53%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 116   (3.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 25   (0.66%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 137   (3.6%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 401   (10.53%)
  • 9th Grade: 121   (3.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 176   (4.62%)
  • 11th Grade: 164   (4.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 115   (3.02%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,322   (34.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 224   (5.88%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 351   (9.22%)
  • Associate Degree: 176   (4.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 310   (8.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 126   (3.31%)
  • Professional School Degree: 36   (0.95%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.18%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Sussex County, Virginia

  • Sussex County Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 1368, Sussex, VA 23884, Phone: (434) 246-1099, Students: 1,383 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Sussex County, Virginia

  • Sussex Central Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 1387, Sussex, VA 23884, Phone: (434) 246-2251, Students: 366 )

  • Ellen W. Chambliss Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: Po Box 580, Wakefield, VA 23888, Phone: (757) 899-5391, Students: 193 )

  • Annie B. Jackson Elem.


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: P.o. Box 258, Waverly, VA 23890, Phone: (804) 834-2281, Students: 161 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sussex County, Virginia

  • Sussex Central High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 1307, Sussex, VA 23884, Phone: (434) 246-6051, Students: 483 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sussex County, Virginia

  • Tidewater Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 536 217 Church Street, Wakefield, VA 23888, Phone: (757) 899-5401, Students: 210 )

  • Yale Sda School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 19183 Courthouse Road, Yale, VA 23897, Phone: (434) 246-6300, Students: 18 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Sussex County, Virginia

  • Troxler Memorial Branch


    100 Wilson Avenue, Wakefield, VA 23888

  • Waverly Branch


    352 W. Main Street, Waverly, VA 23890

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sussex County, Virginia


  • Andrewville Historical Society


    3195 Andrewville Road, Greenwood, DE 19950

  • Bethel Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 224, Bethel, DE 19931

  • Branchville Borough Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 2890, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Bridgeville Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 306, Bridgeville, DE 19933

  • Byram Township Historical Society Inc


    10 Mansfield Drive, Stanhope, NJ 07874

  • Creation Science Hall Of Fame Inc


    Po Box 82, Andover, NJ 07821

  • Culver Brook Restoration Foundtn


    6 Broad St, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Dar Van Bunschooten Museum


    1097 State Rt 23, Sussex, NJ 07461

  • Delaware Mennonite Historical Society


    Po Box 267, Greenwood, DE 19950

  • Delaware Seaside Railroad Club Inc


    Po Box 479, Ocean View, DE 19970

  • Delmar Historical & Arts Society Inc


    34662 St George Road, Delmar, DE 19940

  • Discoversea Shipwreck Museum


    708 Coastal Hwy, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
    http://www.discoversea.com

  • Firemans Historical Foundation Of Delmarva Inc


    601 Delaware Ave, Delmar, DE 19940

  • First State Antique Tractor Club Inc


    Po Box 277, Greenwood, DE 19950

  • Fort Miles Historical Association Inc


    5 Breakwater Dr, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Franklin Heritage Museum


    95 Main St, Franklin, NJ 07416

  • Franklin Historical Society


    Po Box 332, Franklin, NJ 07416

  • Franklin Mineral Museum Inc


    Po Box 54, Franklin, NJ 07416
    http://www.franklinmineralmuseum.com

  • Friends Of The Old Clove Church Inc


    934 Route 23, Sussex, NJ 07461

  • Georgetown Historical Society


    510 S Bedford St, Georgetown, DE 19947
    http://www.georgetownhistoricalsociety.org

  • Green Township Historical Society


    Po Box 203, Andover, NJ 07821

  • Hamburg Historical Society


    47 Vernon Ave, Hamburg, NJ 07419

  • Historic Lewes Cat Society


    Po Box 353, Lewes, DE 19958
    http://www.historiclewescatsociety.org

  • Historical Society Of Stillwater Township


    Po Box 238, Newton, NJ 07860
    http://www.historicstillwater.org

  • Historical Vintage Car Club Of Delaware Inc


    426 S Washington Street, Milford, DE 19963
    http://www.hvccd.9f.com

  • Lafayette Center Preservation Foundation Corporation


    Po Box 702, Lafayette, NJ 07848

  • Laurel Historical Society Inc


    Po Box102, Laurel, DE 19956
    http://www.laurelhistoricalsociety.com

  • Lewes Historical Society


    110 Shipcarpenter St, Lewes, DE 19958
    http://www.historiclewes.org

  • Lewes Public Library


    111 Adams Ave, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Lincoln Group Of New York


    Po Box 220, Newton, NJ 07860

  • Miles B Carpenter Museum Inc


    Po Box 1376, Waverly, VA 23890

  • Milford Aquarium Inc


    Po Box 1198, Milford, DE 19963

  • Milford Historical Society


    Po Box 352, Milford, DE 19963

  • Millsboro Downtown Partnership


    Po Box 154, Millsboro, DE 19966

  • Milton Historical Society


    Po Box 112, Milton, DE 19968
    http://www.historicmilton.org/

  • New Friends Of The Fenwick Island Lighthouse


    Po Box 1001, Selbyville, DE 19975

  • Newton Fire Museum Inc


    39 Trinity Street, Newton, NJ 07860
    http://newtonfiremuseum.com

  • Ocean View Historical Society


    Po Box 576, Ocean View, DE 19970

  • Ogdensburg Historical Society Inc


    14 Highland Ave, Ogdensburg, NJ 07439

  • Old Schoolhouse/firehouse Museum


    6 Passaic Ave, Ogdensburg, NJ 07439

  • Overfalls Maritime Museum Foundation


    Po Box 413, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Rehoboth Art League


    12 Dodd's Lane, Dewey Beach, DE 19971

  • Rehoboth Beach Historical Society


    511 Rehoboth Ave, Dewey Beach, DE 19971

  • Sandyston Township Historical Society


    133 Route 645, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Save A Neptune


    16620 Shoal Rd, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Seaford Historical Society


    203 High St, Seaford, DE 19973
    http://www.seafordde.com

  • Selbyville Public Library


    Po Box 73911 South Main, Selbyville, DE 19975

  • South Bethany Historical Society


    8 S 9th St, Bethany Beach, DE 19930

  • Southern Delaware Botanic Gardens


    31401 Melloy Court, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Space Farms Zoo And Museum


    218 County Rd 519, Branchville, NJ 07826
    http://www.spacefarms.com

  • Sparta Historical Society Inc


    Po Bosx 312, Sparta, NJ 07871

  • Sterling Hill Mining Museum Inc


    30 Plant St, Ogdensburg, NJ 07439
    http://sterlinghillminingmuseum.org

  • Sussex Acdemy Of Arts Sciences


    21777 Sussex Pines Rd, Georgetown, DE 19947
    http://www.sussexacademy.org

  • Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council


    49 High St, Newton, NJ 07860

  • Sussex County Genealogical Society


    226 Rehoboth Ave, Dewey Beach, DE 19971

  • Sussex County Return Day Inc


    Po Box 55, Georgetown, DE 19947
    http://returnday.org

  • Sussex County Virginia Historical Society


    Po Box 1361, Yale, VA 23897

  • The Old Winchester School Inc Nfp


    1 Wykertown Rd, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Vernon Township Historical Society


    Po Box 387, Vernon, NJ 07462

  • Walpack Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 212, Layton, NJ 07851


* There are 2 more museums in Sussex County, Virginia not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Sussex County, Virginia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Sussex County, Virginia.

Area Features of Sussex County, Virginia


Airport


(1) Wakefield Municipal Airport   (2) Waverly Airport  

Bridge


(1) Allens Bridge Historical   (2) Birchen Island Bridge Historical   (3) Blunts Bridge   (4) Green Church Bridge   (5) Peters Bridge  

Building


(1) Stony Creek Rescue Squad   (2) Stony Creek Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Sussex County Courthouse   (4) Sussex County Office Of Public Safety   (5) Sussex County Sheriff S Office   (6) Sussex Courthouse Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Sussex I State Prison   (8) Sussex Ii State Prison   (9) Virginia State Police Division 5 Area 36 Office   (10) Wakefield Police Department   (11) Wakefield Volunteer Fire Department   (12) Waverly Police Department   (13) Waverly Rescue Squad   (14) Waverly Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Bain Cemetery   (3) Bethel Cemetery   (4) Booker T Memorial Park   (5) Calvary Cemetery   (6) Easter Cemetery   (7) Elam Cemetery   (8) Hickory Hill Cemetery   (9) Hunting Quarter Cemetery   (10) New Hope Cemetery   (11) Newville Cemetery   (12) Oakland Cemetery   (13) Peagram Cemetery   (14) Reed Cemetery   (15) Reidville Cemetery   (16) Sappony Cemetery   (17) Spratley Cemetery   (18) Union Hill Cemetery   (19) Wakefield Cemetery   (20) Waverly Cemetery  

Census


(1) Sussex Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bethel Methodist Church Historical   (2) Blows Chapel Historical   (3) Burton Grove Church   (4) Calvary Church   (5) Center Star Church   (6) Easter Church   (7) Elam Church   (8) Hickory Hill Church   (9) Holiness Church   (10) Hunting Quarter Church   (11) Little Bethel Church   (12) Lloyds Church   (13) Mars Hill Church   (14) Mill Neck Church   (15) Millfield Church   (16) New Hope Baptist Church   (17) Newville Baptist Church   (18) Oak Grove Church   (19) Old Elem Church Historical   (20) Piney Grove Church   (21) Plank Road Church   (22) Pleasant Grove Church   (23) Reidville Church   (24) Rocky Hock Church   (25) Russian Church   (26) Saint Johns Church   (27) Sappony Church   (28) Sharon Church   (29) Spring Hill Church   (30) Wilburn Church   (31) Zion Hill Church  

Civil


(1) Courthouse District   (2) Newville District   (3) Stony Creek District   (4) Sussex County   (5) Town Of Stony Creek   (6) Town Of Wakefield   (7) Town Of Waverly   (8) Wakefield District   (9) Waverly District  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 31   (2) Interchange 33  

Dam


(1) Airfield Dam   (2) Brittles Dam   (3) Bryant Dam   (4) Carroll Dam   (5) Freemans Dam   (6) Game Reserve Dam   (7) Hargraves Dam   (8) Honey Dam   (9) Jenkins Dam   (10) Johnson Dam   (11) Kellos Dam   (12) Lewis Dam   (13) Magee Dam   (14) Morgans Dam   (15) Nebletts Dam   (16) Parker Number One Dam   (17) Parker Number Three Dam   (18) Parker Number Two Dam   (19) Renney Dam   (20) Rogers Dam   (21) Spiers Dam   (22) Spring Hill Dam   (23) White Dam  

Forest


(1) Big Woods State Forest  

Locale


(1) Atlantic Waste Disposal Sussex County Landfill   (2) Barretts Store   (3) Birdsongs Mill Historical   (4) Briggs Mill Historical   (5) Brownings Store Historical   (6) Comans Well   (7) Drumwrights Mill Historical   (8) Hunting Quarter Plantation Historical   (9) Johnsons Mill Historical   (10) Kellos Mill Historical   (11) Nebletts Mill Historical   (12) Patrick Henry Radio Range Station Historical   (13) Wakefield Community Hunt Club  

Park


(1) Big Woods Wildlife Management Area   (2) Sussex Count Courthouse Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Booker   (2) Booth Fork   (3) Burt Historical   (4) Cashs Corner   (5) Chub Historical   (6) Church Historical   (7) Ellis Fork   (8) Fort Nottoway   (9) Goodrich Fork   (10) Gray   (11) Hilda   (12) Homeville   (13) Howells Mill   (14) Huske   (15) Lambs   (16) Littleton   (17) Lumberton   (18) Manry   (19) Newville   (20) Piney Grove   (21) Stony Creek   (22) Sussex   (23) Truit   (24) Wakefield   (25) Waverly   (26) West Hope   (27) Winfields Mill   (28) Yale  

Post Office


(1) Stony Creek Post Office   (2) Sussex Post Office   (3) Wakefield Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Airfield Pond   (2) Brittles Millpond   (3) Bryant Pond   (4) Carroll Lake   (5) Drumwright Pond   (6) Freemans Millpond   (7) Freemans Pond   (8) Hargraves Millpond   (9) Harrells Pond   (10) Honey Pond   (11) Jenkins Pond   (12) Johnsons Pond   (13) Josephs Mill Pond   (14) Laniers Millpond   (15) Lewis Pond   (16) Magee Pond   (17) Morgans Pond   (18) Nebletts Millpond   (19) Parker Number One Pond   (20) Parker Number Three Dam   (21) Parker Number Two Pond   (22) Renney Pond   (23) Rogers Pond   (24) Spiers Pond   (25) Spring Hill Pond   (26) Winfields Millpond  

School


(1) Annie B Jackson Elementary School   (2) Booker School Historical   (3) Chappell Hill School Historical   (4) Ellen W Chambliss Elementary School   (5) Faith Baptist Church School   (6) Goodwyn School Historical   (7) Hickory Hill School Historical   (8) Homeville School Historical   (9) Huske School Historical   (10) Jones School   (11) Little Bethel School Historical   (12) Littleton School Historical   (13) Loco School Historical   (14) Masons School Historical   (15) Masontown School   (16) Newville School Historical   (17) Piney Grove School Historical   (18) Plank Road School Historical   (19) Rivers School Historical   (20) Saint Johns School Historical   (21) School Number 2 Historical   (22) Spring Hill School Historical   (23) Stony Creek High School   (24) Sussex Central High School   (25) Sussex Central Middle School   (26) Tidewater Academy   (27) Waverly High School Historical   (28) Yale School Historical   (29) Yale Seventh Day Adventist School  

Spring


(1) Coppahawk Spring  

Stream


(1) Anderson Branch   (2) Austin Branch   (3) Big Woods Swamp   (4) Black Branch   (5) Black Swamp   (6) Cabin Branch   (7) Cabin Point Swamp   (8) Chinquapin Swamp   (9) Dividing Branch   (10) Dobie Swamp   (11) Double Branch Creek   (12) Felts Branch   (13) Flat Swamp   (14) German Swamp   (15) High Hill Branch   (16) Hunting Quarter Swamp   (17) Island Swamp   (18) Ivy Branch   (19) Jennies Branch   (20) Joseph Swamp   (21) Lees Branch   (22) Little Swamp   (23) Mill Run   (24) Milltail Creek   (25) Moores Swamp   (26) Mortar Branch   (27) Nebletts Mill Run   (28) Otterdam Swamp   (29) Oven Branch   (30) Parker Run   (31) Parkers Branch   (32) Pigeon Swamp   (33) Quaker Branch   (34) Rocky Branch   (35) Rowanty Creek   (36) Sappony Creek   (37) Seacorrie Swamp   (38) Snake Branch   (39) Southwest Swamp   (40) Spring Branch   (41) Spring Creek   (42) Stony Creek   (43) Thweatt Branch   (44) Underhill Branch   (45) Wildcat Swamp   (46) Willis Branch  

Swamp


(1) Galley Swamp   (2) Lightwood Swamp   (3) Mush Pond Swamp   (4) Mussel Swamp   (5) Peaquarter Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sussex County, Virginia

23890 (pop. 6,625) 23882 (pop. 2,455) 23888 (pop. 2,299)
23897 (pop. 591)    


Counties Nearby Sussex County, Virginia

Southampton County, VA  (pop. 18,177) 17.9 Miles
Prince George County, VA  (pop. 36,959) 19.1 Miles
Petersburg City, VA  (pop. 32,294) 21.3 Miles
Emporia City, VA  (pop. 5,605) 22.3 Miles
Dinwiddie County, VA  (pop. 28,001) 22.8 Miles
Greensville County, VA  (pop. 11,916) 23.8 Miles
Surry County, VA  (pop. 7,026) 23.8 Miles
Colonial Heights City, VA  (pop. 17,707) 24.5 Miles
Franklin City, VA  (pop. 8,728) 25.1 Miles
Hopewell City, VA  (pop. 22,346) 25.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sussex County, Virginia

434, 757, 804



Elevation in Sussex County, Virginia is 112.0 ft. (34.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sussex County, Virginia

Lat: 36.926522 N        Long: -77.258464 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Sussex County, Virginia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Virginia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.88 1.72 0.45 1.12 0.00 2.22
  Energy-Only Providers 4.59 4.42 4.52 4.52 0.00 4.53
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.22 2.42 1.09 1.22 0.00 2.86
  Energy-Only Providers 4.50 4.33 4.46 4.46 0.00 4.45
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.23
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.50
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.32 8.63 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 6.47 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.44
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.48 4.08 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.49
  Energy-Only Providers 7.55 7.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.55
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.52 0.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.37
  Energy-Only Providers 9.60 9.81 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.73
  Full-Service Providers 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Sussex County, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 205   (5.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 237   (5.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 192   (4.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 509   (12.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 509   (12.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 639   (15.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 605   (14.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 399   (9.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 133   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 78   (1.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 58   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 16   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 277   (6.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 246   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,146

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 370

In 3-person carpool : 95

In 4-person carpool : 118

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 49

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 19

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 15

Motorcycle : 17

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 36

Other means : 128

Worked at home : 91


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 184

5 to 9 minutes : 593

10 to 14 minutes : 390

15 to 19 minutes : 613

20 to 24 minutes : 644

25 to 29 minutes : 336

30 to 34 minutes : 768

35 to 39 minutes : 188

40 to 44 minutes : 310

45 to 59 minutes : 455

60 to 89 minutes : 463

90 or more minutes : 49


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sussex County, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 1,568

No Social Security income : 2,465


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sussex County, Virginia)

With retirement income : 756

No retirement income : 3,277


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 148

$10,000 to $14,999 : 80

$15,000 to $19,999 : 76

$20,000 to $24,999 : 164

$25,000 to $29,999 : 108

$30,000 to $34,999 : 189

$35,000 to $39,999 : 162

$40,000 to $44,999 : 206

$45,000 to $49,999 : 184

$50,000 to $59,999 : 251

$60,000 to $74,999 : 281

$75,000 to $99,999 : 416

$100,000 to $124,999 : 78

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $199,999 : 43

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,670


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Sussex County, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 379  (16.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 294  (13.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 243  (10.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 128  (5.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 473  (21.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 544  (26.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 435  (21.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 704  (34.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 24  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Sussex County, Virginia

Employed: 4,288
Unemployed: 196



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Sussex County, Virginia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%







There are 131 Farms In Sussex County, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sussex County, Virginia

The Bank Of Southside Virginia - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 15

Evb - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 25

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $367.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sussex County, Virginia

  • Emporia Greensville Regional


    (about 20.7 miles in Emporia, Virginia; Airport Code: VA1)

  • Williamsburg-Jamestown


    (about 36.9 miles in Williamsburg, Virginia; Airport Code: JGG)

  • Richmond International


    (about 40.1 miles in Richmond, Virginia; Airport Code: RIC)

  • Halifax County


    (about 41.9 miles in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina; Airport Code: RZZ)

  • Newport News/Williamsburg International


    (about 44.5 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Patrick Henry International


    (about 44.5 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Langley AFB


    (about 50.7 miles in Hampton, Virginia; Airport Code: LFI)

  • Norfolk NAS


    (about 53.5 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: NGU)

  • Norfolk NS


    (about 53.5 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: NGU)

  • Chesapeake Regional


    (about 54.9 miles in Chesapeake, Virginia; Airport Code: VA2)

  • Hanover County Municipal


    (about 54.9 miles in Glen Allen, Virginia; Airport Code: VA5)

  • Norfolk International


    (about 58.4 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: ORF)

  • Oceana NAS


    (about 68.1 miles in Virginia Beach, Virginia; Airport Code: NTU)

  • Northeastern Regional


    (about 72.9 miles in Edenton, North Carolina; Airport Code: EDE)

  • Elizabeth City CGAS/Regional


    (about 75.7 miles in Elizabeth City, North Carolina; Airport Code: ECG)

  • Elizabeth


    (about 75.8 miles in Elizabeth City, North Carolina; Airport Code: ECG)

  • Currituck County Regional


    (about 77.9 miles in Maple, North Carolina; Airport Code: NC4)

  • Henderson Oxford


    (about 80.5 miles in Stovall, North Carolina; Airport Code: NC6)

  • Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional


    (about 81.9 miles in Sharpsburg, North Carolina; Airport Code: RWI)

  • William M Tuck


    (about 89.2 miles in Scottsburg, Virginia; Airport Code: SBV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sussex County, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.55%

Carpooled

14.54%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.45%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.29%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.87%

Other Means

0.43%

Worked At Home

1.87%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Sussex County, Virginia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,546

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 273

Female householder, no husband present : 623

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,447

Householder not living alone : 144


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 113

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 91

All other households : 3,820


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,264

Renter-occupied housing units : 282

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 75

Renter-occupied housing units : 198

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 335

Renter-occupied housing units : 288

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 950

Renter-occupied housing units : 641


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 529

$10,000 to $14,999 : 313

$15,000 to $19,999 : 318

$20,000 to $24,999 : 160

$25,000 to $29,999 : 199

$30,000 to $34,999 : 345

$35,000 to $39,999 : 343

$40,000 to $44,999 : 231

$45,000 to $49,999 : 249

$50,000 to $59,999 : 315

$60,000 to $74,999 : 338

$75,000 to $99,999 : 506

$100,000 to $124,999 : 88

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $199,999 : 43

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Total : 4,862


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Occupied : 4,033

Vacant : 829


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 66

Built 2000 to 2004 : 168

Built 1990 to 1999 : 588

Built 1980 to 1989 : 659

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,180

Built 1960 to 1969 : 655

Built 1950 to 1959 : 652

Built 1940 to 1949 : 223

Built 1939 or earlier : 671


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Utility gas : 45

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 958

Electricity : 1,992

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 859

Coal or coke : 7

Wood : 151

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 13

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 92

$10,000 to $14,999 : 80

$15,000 to $19,999 : 70

$20,000 to $24,999 : 33

$25,000 to $29,999 : 40

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $49,999 : 129

$50,000 to $59,999 : 125

$60,000 to $69,999 : 159

$70,000 to $79,999 : 150

$80,000 to $89,999 : 88

$90,000 to $99,999 : 126

$100,000 to $124,999 : 413

$125,000 to $149,999 : 219

$150,000 to $174,999 : 235

$175,000 to $199,999 : 200

$200,000 to $249,999 : 177

$250,000 to $299,999 : 75

$300,000 to $399,999 : 83

$400,000 to $499,999 : 33

$500,000 to $749,999 : 39

$750,000 to $999,999 : 23

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 86

Home equity loan only : 186

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 20

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 924

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,408


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Sussex County, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : $187,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $144,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $72,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $95,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $103,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $127,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $104,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $135,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $151,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sussex County, Virginia: 65.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Sussex County, Virginia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,040,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,040,700
2000        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,099,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,099,500
2001        
  Single Family 14 14 $2,412,202
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $2,412,202
2002        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,476,110
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,476,110
2003        
  Single Family 9 9 $487,291
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $487,291
2004        
  Single Family 19 19 $3,129,183
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $3,129,183
2005        
  Single Family 26 26 $3,495,143
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $3,495,143
2006        
  Single Family 91 91 $11,676,885
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

91 91 $11,676,885


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sussex County, VA): $31,007
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sussex County): $67,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sussex County, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 22.3%
Electricity: 42.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 28.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Sussex County, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 94.22%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 4.09%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.7%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sussex County): $434
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Sussex County): $890


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Sussex County, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sussex County, Virginia

Srmc Home Health Care


     Address: 3335 South Crater Road, Petersburg, Virginia 23805
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/10/1986

Hlthcare Solutions Med Sup Llc


     Address: 116 South Adams Street, Petersburg, Virginia 23803
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/24/1996

Southern Virginia Regional Home Health Agency


     Address: 727 N Main St, Emporia, Virginia 23847
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/22/1984

Heaven Sent By Home Town Health Care


     Address: 200 Temple Avenue, Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/11/1981

Nannie Home Health Care


     Address: 207 South Main St, Franklin, Virginia 23851
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/14/2007

Hospitals Close To Sussex County, Virginia

Southside Regional Medical Center


     Address: 801 S Adams Street, Petersburg, Virginia 23803
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Hiram W Davis Medical Center


     Address: P O Box 4030, Petersburg, Virginia 23803
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center


     Address: 747 North Main Street, Emporia, Virginia 23847
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Southampton Memorial Hospital


     Address: 100 Fairview Dr, Franklin, Virginia 23851
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Cjw Medical Center


     Address: 1401 Johnston Willis Drive, Richmond, Virginia 23235
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Sussex County, Virginia

Waverly Hlth Care & Rehabilitation Cntr


     Address: 456 E Main St, Waverly, Virginia 23890
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Courtland Healthcare Center


     Address: 23020 Main Street, Courtland, Virginia 23837
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Beverly Livingcenter-battlefield Park


     Address: 250 Flank Road, Petersburg, Virginia 23805
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Hiram W Davis Medical Ctr


     Address: Po Box 4030, Petersburg, Virginia 23803
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Beverly Livingcenter-petersburg


     Address: 287 East South Boulevard, Petersburg, Virginia 23805
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sussex County, Virginia

Name: Surry
Address: 5570 Hog Island Road; Surry, VA 23883
Distance: 31 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sussex County, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 1,360
    Disabled Workers: 425
    Widowers Workers: 265
    Spouses Workers: 90
    Children Workers: 215


(updated 2007)



Sussex County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 55.70%
  • Bush & Cheney 43.50%
  • Other 0.81%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Sussex County, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Sussex County, VA

8.23 % of Sussex County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,300

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Sussex County, VA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Chesterfield County , VA 0.71 % ($42,963 AGI )
  • Prince George County , VA 0.71 % ($27,222 AGI )
  • Petersburg , VA 0.63 % ($26,875 AGI )
  • Dinwiddie County , VA 0.55 % ($36,048 AGI )
  • Surry County , VA 0.47 % ($31,778 AGI )
  • Southampton County , VA 0.42 % ($31,563 AGI )
  • Emporia , VA 0.42 % ($35,438 AGI )
  • Greensville County , VA 0.29 % ($24,273 AGI )
  • Hopewell , VA 0.29 % ($24,909 AGI )
  • Isle Of Wight County , VA 0.26 % ($27,100 AGI )

Relocation away from Sussex County, VA

6.56 % of Sussex County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,371

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Sussex County, VA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Petersburg , VA 0.70 % ($23,000 AGI )
  • Chesterfield County , VA 0.46 % ($39,824 AGI )
  • Southampton County , VA 0.43 % ($35,625 AGI )
  • Dinwiddie County , VA 0.37 % ($26,429 AGI )
  • Greensville County , VA 0.32 % ($19,333 AGI )
  • Prince George County , VA 0.32 % ($38,167 AGI )
  • Surry County , VA 0.27 % ($34,200 AGI )
  • Newport News , VA 0.27 % ($18,200 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Virginia

Low Bracket: $3,000 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $17,000 (5.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Virginia

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Sussex County, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Sussex County, Virginia


On 08/06/1993, a tornado touched down 1.27 miles from the center of Sussex County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 01/11/2006, a tornado touched down 1.74 miles from the center of Sussex County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 10/14/1986, a tornado touched down 6.85 miles from the center of Sussex County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/09/2003, a tornado touched down 12.82 miles from the center of Sussex County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/09/2003, a tornado touched down 13.82 miles from the center of Sussex County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Sussex County, Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
10/07/2006, 05:25 am 0 0 $11K --
10/07/2006, 05:20 am 0 0 $225K $200K
09/16/1999, 12:00 am 0 0 $4M $1M
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/28/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
07/27/2006, 03:48 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/11/2006, 06:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/07/2004, 01:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/07/2004, 01:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/22/2004, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
07/09/2003, 04:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/13/2002, 07:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/07/2002, 06:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/02/2002, 03:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/26/1999, 03:09 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/28/1999, 07:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/07/1999, 05:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/13/1998, 03:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/01/1997, 02:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
07/31/1996, 05:25 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/24/1996, 05:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/24/1996, 05:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/24/1996, 04:50 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/11/1996, 05:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/11/1996, 05:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/12/1995, 01:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/03/1993, 05:03 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/16/1989, 03:06 pm 0 1 -- --
01/01/1921, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
01/01/1920, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
01/01/1902, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
         
Wind        
09/22/1994, 01:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Sussex County, Virginia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1993-08-06 3 150 1 0 0 $50K --
  1986-10-14 14 450 2 0 1 $250K --
  1977-12-05 1 20 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1975-07-13 -- 67 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1919-01-01 4 33 3 0 0 $250K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Sussex County, Virginia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 45 Knots *
  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 Knots *


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Sussex County, Virginia



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Sussex County, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618 17,110 16,891 18,728 19,137 20,081 20,902


(updated 2014)



Jails in Sussex County, Virginia


  • Sussex County Jail


    20212 Thornton Square, Sussex, VA 23884
    Capacity: 28
    Confined: 64
    Avg. Population: 50
    Year Built: 1968
    Year Renovated: 1996


(updated 2006)



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