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People

Total Population 203
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 42.9%
Employed Population 16+ 77
Age of the Population 63

Families

% of people married 65.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.9%
Median Earnings25+ $30,417
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,750
% Above Poverty Level 81.8%
% Below Poverty Level 18.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37.5%
Median Gross Rent $857
Median House Value $138,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.9%
US/American 0%
English 9.9%
Irish 8.4%

Wachapreague Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 54 miles NE of Hampton, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 58 miles N of Virginia Beach, Virginia
County Accomack
P.O. Box Zip Codes 23480
Phone Area Codes 757
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.604
Longitude -75.69

Wachapreague Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PAINTER 2 W
Distance 7.1 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 47 F
Apr Temp 46 to 66 F
Jul Temp 70 to 87 F
Oct Temp 51 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.3 inches
Station TANGIER ISLAND
Distance 23.2 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 44 F
Apr Temp 47 to 65 F
Jul Temp 72 to 88 F
Oct Temp 54 to 70 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Station ASSATEAGUE
Distance 41.1 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 45 F
Apr Temp 44 to 61 F
Jul Temp 68 to 84 F
Oct Temp 51 to 68 F
Annual Precip 43 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Accomac 485 $49,063
Belle Haven 376 $53,500
Keller 170 $31,250
Melfa 411 $85,104
Onley 502 $77,000
Painter 308 $51,250
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