The Town of Melfa had a population of 348 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Melfa is located at latitude 37.6492 and longitude -75.7408 in Accomack County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Melfa (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Accomack County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Town of Melfa (GNIS ID: 2391295) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Melfa population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||348|
|Population in Familes||285|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||202 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||114 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||41 (20.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||47 (23.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,538|
|Average Home Value||$141,886|
|Median Household Income||$44,448|
|Average Household Income||$53,433|
|Per Capita Income||$23,178|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
The table below compares Melfa to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 493||17th|
|Population Density1||# 204||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 256||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 348||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 361||39th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.