Horntown is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Horntown Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Accomack County at latitude 37.9696 and longitude -75.4638. Accomack County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Horntown Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Horntown: Horn Town.Photos of the local Horntown, VA area
Also See: Horntown, VA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||604|
|Population in Familes||489|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.01|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||1,232 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||222 (18.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||77 ( 6.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||932 (75.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$138,942|
|Average Home Value||$149,208|
|Median Household Income||$43,774|
|Average Household Income||$54,700|
|Per Capita Income||$24,447|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.37%|
|Per Capita Income||2.17%|
The table below compares Horntown 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.
|Total Population||# 421||29th|
|Population Density1||# 537||9th|
|Diversity Index2||# 295||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 331||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 283||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.