Halifax, Virginia

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Population in 2013: 1,260 (46% urban, 54% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.3%
 
Males: 619  (49.1%)
Females: 641  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  48.9 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 24558.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,714 (it was $34,871 in 2000)
Halifax:

$46,714
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,825 (it was $18,571 in 2000)

Halifax town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $139,804 (it was $88,800 in 2000)
Halifax:

$139,804
VA:

$239,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $667.

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  • Races in Halifax, VA (2013)

    Halifax races chart
    • 86063.5%White alone
    • 40630.0%Black alone
    • 322.4%Asian alone
    • 171.3%Two or more races
    • 141.0%Other race alone
    • 60.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.3%Hispanic

Races in Halifax detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Halifax: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.1%), English (12.0%), German (10.4%), Irish (5.4%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%), Italian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1875

Elevation: 470 feet

Land area: 3.80 square miles.

Population density: 331 people per square mile   (very low).

Halifax,VA real estate house value index trend

Halifax, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Halifax:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Halifax town:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

34 residents are foreign born (0.4% Africa, 0.3% Latin America).

This town:

2.6%
Virginia:

11.5%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Halifax, Virginia as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Halifax to the number of sex offenders is 185 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $903 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $824 (0.6%)

Halifax satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (46.2 miles , pop. 65,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (67.3 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (303.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mountain Road, VA (1.8 miles ), South Boston, VA (2.0 miles ), Scottsburg, VA (2.8 miles) , Cluster Springs, VA (3.2 miles ), Whitesville, VA (3.2 miles ), Clover, VA (3.4 miles ), Nathalie, VA (3.4 miles) , Virgilina, VA (4.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $170,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.76 N, Longitude: 78.93 W

Area code: 434

Halifax household income distribution Halifax home values distribution

Crime rates in Halifax by Year
Type 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0100010000
per 100,000 0.075.00.00.00.078.10.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.075.50.00.0
Assaults 0002100001
per 100,000 0.00.00.0157.279.40.00.00.00.076.9
Burglaries 1042064100
per 100,000 74.10.0306.3157.20.0468.8323.175.50.00.0
Thefts 1178131922162494
per 100,000 815.4524.7612.61,022.01,509.11,718.81,292.41,811.3683.4307.5
Auto thefts 0001231100
per 100,000 0.00.00.078.6158.9234.480.875.50.00.0
Arson 0001011100
per 100,000 0.00.00.078.60.078.180.875.50.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.0) 38.0171.846.290.189.4278.081.2107.027.527.8

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Crime rate in Halifax detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.07
Virginia average:

2.27
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.3%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +694 (+99.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Legal occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Halifax: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Halifax, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Halifax, Virginia average temperatures Halifax, Virginia average precipitation Halifax, Virginia humidity Halifax, Virginia wind speed Halifax, Virginia snowfall Halifax, Virginia sunshine Halifax, Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Halifax-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/24/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Halifax town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 10/27/1995, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Halifax-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 292.7 miles away from Halifax center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 168.0 miles away from Halifax center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 170.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Halifax County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Halifax topographic map

Birthplace of: Jeb Burton - Stock car racing driver, Charles Leigh (American football) - Player of football, William B. Preston (Mormon) - Presiding Bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ted Bennett - Politician, Alonzo Coleman - Football player, Earl Ferrell - Football player, Mamye BaCote - Politician, Tyrone Davis (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Halifax:

  • HALIFAX REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 2204 WILBORN AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Halifax:

  • SOUTH BOSTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOUTH BOSTON, VA)
  • TWIN OAKS CONV HME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOUTH BOSTON, VA)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - SOUTH BOSTON (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; SOUTH BOSTON, VA)
  • HALIFAX HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SOUTH BOSTON, VA)
  • BERRY HILL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SOUTH BOSTON, VA)
  • COMMONWEALTH HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SOUTH BOSTON, VA)

Airports located in Halifax:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Halifax:

  • Danville Community College (about 30 miles; Danville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Vance-Granville Community College (about 40 miles; Henderson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,232)
  • Liberty University (about 43 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 44 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • Lynchburg College (about 47 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Longwood University (about 48 miles; Farmville, VA; FT enrollment: 4,565)
  • Patrick Henry Community College (about 53 miles; Martinsville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,266)

Public elementary/middle schools in Halifax:

See full list of schools located in Halifax, School District: HALIFAX COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Library in Halifax:

  • HALIFAX COUNTY-SOUTH BOSTON REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $579,676; Location: 177 S. MAIN ST.; 107,259 books; 3,664 audio materials; 3,569 video materials; 9 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 123 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Halifax: Halifax Country Club (A), Halifax County Courthouse (B), Halifax Police Department (C), Halifax County Sheriffs Office (D), Halifax Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Halifax Town Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Terrible Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Halifax: Mountain Road Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Halifax County - Circuit Court Clerk (Court House Square), Halifax County - General District Court Traffic (8 South Main Street), Halifax-Pittsylvania Court Services (129 South Main Street), Halifax County - Juvenile & Domestic Relations- Court Services (Courthouse Square Unit UNIT).

Halifax County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.4%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.6% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.2%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.8%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported
161 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
13 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Halifax in 2000:

  • 152 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 21 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in other group homes

Halifax, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Halifax compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Halifax (2011 data):

  • Benchmark Community Bank: Halifax Branch at 290 S. Main Street, branch established on 2008/07/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $416.1 mil, Deposits: $370.1 mil, headquarters in Kenbridge, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Benchmark Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Virginia average:

12.3

Halifax travel time to work - commute Halifax mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Halifax town (based on Halifax County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,15071
Mainline Protestant3,83330
Other3,4382
Black Protestant1,0927
Catholic2141
None11,514-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Halifax County:

2.26 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Halifax County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Halifax County:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

13.1%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Halifax County:

32.5%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

20.1%
State:

18.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$7,166$42,9961$1,105
Police Protection - Officers 4$12,325$36,9751$808
Solid Waste Management 2$4,845$29,0701$1,190
Totals for Government 8$24,336$36,5043$3,103

3.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,100 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Virginia average:

9.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Campbell County, VA  0.23% ($25,821 average AGI)
from Mecklenburg County, VA  0.23% ($27,893)
from Pittsylvania County, VA  0.23% ($28,214)


3.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,342 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
Virginia average:

9.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pittsylvania County, VA  0.25% ($26,516 average AGI)
to Person County, NC  0.24% ($28,733)
to Danville city, VA  0.24% ($27,733)

Strongest AM radio stations in Halifax:

  • WSBV (1560 AM; daytime; 3 kW; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: LINDA WALLER-BARTON)
  • WHLF (1400 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLLL (930 AM; 10 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: HUBBARD'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTM (1330 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA)
  • WDVA (1250 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: MITCHELL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLVA (590 AM; 5 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Halifax:

  • WHLF-FM (95.3 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: JLC PROPERTIES, INC)
  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)
  • WKVE (106.7 FM; SEMORA, NC; Owner: SOUTHERN ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • WQOK (97.5 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKJS (104.7 FM; CREWE, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WAKG (103.3 FM; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: PIEDMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYYD (107.9 FM; AMHERST, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVL (88.3 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WOKD-FM (91.1 FM; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTENATIVE RADIO INC)
  • W265AS (100.9 FM; CONCORD, VA; Owner: PAUL H. PASSINK)
  • WICE (98.3 FM; CLARKSVILLE, VA; Owner: JOYNER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Halifax:

  • WWAY (Channel 3; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W71AH (Channel 71; SOUTH BOSTON, ETC., VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W73AJ (Channel 73; SOUTH BOSTON, ETC., VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Halifax fatal accident list:

Sep 25, 2008 04:48 AM, Us-501, Route 643, Lat: 36.84776, Lon: -78.99307, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $1,311,000Total costs
  • 19,543Total average daily traffic
  • 1,266Total average daily truck traffic
  • 40,326Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Halifax)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • S Main St (Lat: 36.765139 Lon: -78.927500), Call Sign: KFD536
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/24/2012, Expiration Date: 06/08/2022
    Registrant: Halifax County Public Schools, South Boston, VA 24592, Phone: (434) 575-2029, Fax: (434) 572-2870, Email:
  • Us Hwy 501 3 Mi S (Lat: 36.741250 Lon: -78.924722), Call Sign: KFD537
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.880 MHz, 155.880 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/24/2012, Expiration Date: 06/08/2022
    Registrant: Halifax County Public Schools, South Boston, VA 24592, Phone: (434) 575-2029, Fax: (434) 572-2870, Email:
  • Rt 651 1/2 Mi E Of Rt 360 (Lat: 36.770972 Lon: -78.921944), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KJY815
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz, 151.265 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.415 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 151.475 MHz, 159.285 MHz, 159.360 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2011, Expiration Date: 09/24/2021
    Registrant: Fcca, 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 398-0825, Fax: (717) 778-4237, Email:
  • Lat: 36.733278 Lon: -78.917278, Call Sign: WPYN742
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.462 MHz, 467.462 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/17/2003, Expiration Date: 09/17/2013, Certifier: David Gaines
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • HALIFAX, 1020 Murphy Grove Road (Lat: 36.811278 Lon: -78.953278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQHS494
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.272 MHz, 159.262 MHz, 159.457 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2007, Expiration Date: 10/24/2017, Certifier: Joseph W Schaefer
    Registrant: Fcca, 4045 Jockey Street, Charlton, NY 12019, Phone: (518) 399-6755, Fax: (518) 399-6755, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 36.765417 Lon: -78.928889, Call Sign: KUZ361
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.730 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/21/2000, Expiration Date: 10/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/01/2003
    Registrant: Willis Broadcasting Corporation, 645 Church Street Suite 400, Norfolk, VA 23510

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • N MAIN&GREE, Crnr N Main And Green Sts (Lat: 36.767083 Lon: -78.933056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WNEP899
    Assigned Frequencies: 2195.20 MHz, 6630.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/01/2011, Expiration Date: 11/28/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/08/2011
    Registrant: Department Of State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:
  • Crystal Hill, Nw Int Of Rts 610 And 615 (Lat: 36.830667 Lon: -78.890000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNER281, Licensee ID: L00004619
    Assigned Frequencies: 6805.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/2008, Expiration Date: 06/08/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/07/2009, Certifier: M J Bowman
    Registrant: Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative
  • STATION, Nw Of Int Of Halifax County Rts 610 And 615 Near (Lat: 36.830667 Lon: -78.890000), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNER358
    Assigned Frequencies: 2194.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/2002, Expiration Date: 06/11/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/07/2009
    Registrant: Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative, 11633 Highway 92, Chase City, VA 23924, Phone: (434) 372-6160, Fax: (434) 372-6102, Email:
  • HALIFAX REP, Halifax County, Va. (Lat: 36.811278 Lon: -78.953278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQGU868
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6695.00 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6004.50 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/2007, Expiration Date: 04/23/2017, Certifier: John E Furlough
    Registrant: Department Of State Police, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:
  • Halifax, Lat: 36.811278 Lon: -78.953278, Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQOP908
    Assigned Frequencies: 6790.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/15/2011, Expiration Date: 12/15/2021, Certifier: Michael E Bolton
    Registrant: Virginia Department Of State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:
  • Halifax AO, Corner Of North Main And Green Streets (Lat: 36.768167 Lon: -78.924417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WQOP909
    Assigned Frequencies: 6630.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/15/2011, Expiration Date: 12/15/2021, Certifier: Michael E Bolton
    Registrant: Virginia Department Of State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:
  • HALIFAX, Halifax County, Va. (Lat: 36.811278 Lon: -78.953278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WEF646
    Assigned Frequencies: 2145.20 MHz, 6790.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/13/2011, Expiration Date: 07/23/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2011
    Registrant: Department Of State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Halifax)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: X-AIR STANDARD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582ULDCDI-99 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2550C , Serial Number: 5KGSMAXI, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 05/25/2007
    Registrant (Individual): C Wayne Weatherford, Po Box 237, Halifax, VA 24558
  • Aircraft: PIPER J4A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 26903 , Serial Number: 4-947, Year manufactured: 1940
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas Y Hundley, 1090 Fordland Dr, Halifax, VA 24558
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5515Z , Serial Number: 22-9302, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/1962
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kelly T Landrum, 1244 N Terrys Bridge Rd, Halifax, VA 24558, Other Owners: Kathy M Radulski
  • Aircraft: LANDRUM KELLY T VANS RV6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU ALL MDLS A/B (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6RP , Serial Number: 23075, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 08/25/2006
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kelly T Landrum, 1244 N Terrys Bridge Rd, Halifax, VA 24558, Other Owners: Kathy M Radulski
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6177D , Serial Number: 22-4824, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Walter T Epps, 2005 Bellevue Rd, Halifax, VA 24558
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35A (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7714R , Serial Number: D-8956, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 03/17/1969
    Registrant (Individual): H J Jr Tucker, Po Box 38, Halifax, VA 24558
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99223 , Serial Number: 1846, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/1954
    Registrant (Individual): James T Howerton, 2237 Love Shop Rd, Halifax, VA 24558

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Halifax, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9471.9 years
John8572.9 years
Mary8480.1 years
William7972.4 years
Robert4670.7 years
Willie4275.4 years
Henry4074.5 years
Annie3777.4 years
Charlie3477.8 years
Charles3272.5 years
Most common last names in Halifax, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Moore4578.0 years
Powell4371.6 years
Perkins3673.7 years
Henderson3576.9 years
Womack3071.0 years
Martin3078.4 years
Anderson3079.6 years
Brown2871.8 years
Jones2576.1 years
Coleman2371.9 years

Businesses in Halifax, VA

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
  • Hardee's: 1
  • UPS: 1
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