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Demographics

People

Total Population194
Male Share of the Population49.5%
Female Share of the Population50.5%
Senior Citizens40.2%
Employed Population 16+81
Age of the Population60

Families

% of people married61.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.2%
Median Earnings25+$29,464
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,542
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,906
% Above Poverty Level90.7%
% Below Poverty Level9.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,000
Median House Value$137,500

Ancestry

English11.3%
Irish7.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.7%
German4.6%
Swedish3.6%
Italian2.6%
Danishn2.1%
Polish2.1%
Ukrainian1%
French Except Basque1%
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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
Accomac416$66,250
Belle Haven562$49,688
Keller207$34,107
Melfa424$60,469
Onley499$73,750
Painter284$51,667
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