Sussex, Virginia

Population 166

Sussex is located in Sussex County, VA. The population is 166, making Sussex the 3rd largest city in Sussex County.

There are 3 public schools in Sussex with an average Homefacts rating of D+. The total crime rate for Sussex is low , and there are 2 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Sussex is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Sussex property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Sussex include Stony Creek, Carson and Templeton.

Sussex Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 27.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 52.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.4%

Crime Rate

34.42% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 205
  • Violent Crimes: 205
  • Robbery: 103
  • Burglary: 205
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

88.76% Higher than national avg.
  • 2 offenders in Sussex
  • 120.48 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

14 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 13


Very High 5.5%
  • Virginia unemployment average: 3.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Sussex, VA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Sussex's schools as Below Average, with an overall D+ rating.
1 Private School

Yale Adventist Elementary School

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Sussex, VA

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $900
  • 1 Bedroom: $920
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,050
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,390
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,660

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Environmental Hazards

14 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Sussex, VA has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Sussex, VA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.15 Average
    Sussex, VA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 38.98°
  • February 42.35°
  • March 50.03°
  • April 60.8°
  • May 68.29°
  • June 77.04°
  • July 79.97°
  • August 78.32°
  • September 71.77°
  • October 60.63°
  • November 49.78°
  • December 43.25°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Sussex, VA

Sussex, VA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Sussex, VA has no risk of hurricanes.
Sussex, VA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Sussex, VA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Sussex, VA: $64,821


Unemployment in Sussex is 5.5%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 43.14%
White Collar - 56.86%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Terry McAuliffe
  • Sen. Tim Kaine
  • Sen. Mark R. Warner

City Representatives

  • J. Randy Forbes

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

1 FCC Tower view all

0 Fire Stations view all

  • No fire stations found in Sussex, VA

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  • No hospitals found in Sussex, VA

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Sussex, VA

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  • No retirement homes found in Sussex, VA
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