Founded in 1749, Southampton
County, Virginia expands across 600 miles of land that has enhanced
our economic heritage for agriculture and forestry. While
good soils and the availability of water has made farm
and industrial production possible. Our transportation
Since the early 1980s, as more and more federal and state responsibilities were delegated or mandated to the local level, counties have re-emerged as Texas' 'grassroots' governmentdelivering a growing list of services and working 'smarter and harder' to respond to the ever-changing needs of our dynamic state.