Demographics

People

Total Population195
Male Share of the Population51.8%
Female Share of the Population48.2%
Senior Citizens45.6%
Employed Population 16+89
Age of the Population62

Families

% of people married43.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18%
Median Earnings25+$30,096
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,333

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,750
% Above Poverty Level91.3%
% Below Poverty Level8.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone46.7%
Median Gross Rent$975
Median House Value$127,500

Ancestry

English10.3%
German4.6%
Swedish3.6%
Polish2.1%
Dutch2.1%
Irish2.1%
Italian1.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)1%
Danishn1%
Ukrainian0.5%
Swiss0.5%
Scottish0.5%
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Wachapreague Almanac

CategoryValue
County Accomack County
P.O. Box Zip Codes23480
Phone Area Codes757
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.62
Approximate 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)

StationPAINTER 2 W
Distance7.1 miles
Jan Temp30 to 47 F
Apr Temp46 to 66 F
Jul Temp70 to 87 F
Oct Temp51 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.3 inches
StationTANGIER ISLAND
Distance23.2 miles
Jan Temp31 to 44 F
Apr Temp47 to 65 F
Jul Temp72 to 88 F
Oct Temp54 to 70 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationASSATEAGUE
Distance41.1 miles
Jan Temp28 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 61 F
Jul Temp68 to 84 F
Oct Temp51 to 68 F
Annual Precip43 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Accomac451$57,083
Belle Haven594$53,438
Keller176$47,500
Melfa386$58,125
Onley809$58,750
Painter272$36,250
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