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Greenbackville, Virginia - Basic Facts

Greenbackville is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Greenbackville Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Accomack County at latitude 38.0115 and longitude -75.3902. Accomack County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Greenbackville Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

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Greenbackville, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 202
Population in Households 202
Population in Familes 164
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 390
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 85
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 58
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 156 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 63 (40.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 22 (14.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 71 (45.5%)
Median Home Value $138,333
Average Home Value $147,619


Median Household Income $42,862
Average Household Income $54,805
Per Capita Income $24,457
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.2% 1.07%
Households 1.44% 1.37%
Families 0.41% 1.01%
Median Household Income   3.13%
Per Capita Income   2.14%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Greenbackville, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Greenbackville to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 542 8th
Population Density1 # 401 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 299 50th
Median Household Income # 339 43rd
Per Capita Income # 282 52nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.