The Wattsville Census Designated Place had a population of 1,229 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Wattsville is located at latitude 37.9319 and longitude -75.4973 in Accomack County. The formal boundaries for the Wattsville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Accomack County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 26 feet.
The Wattsville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584935) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wattsville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wattsville: Chincoteague Crossroads.
|Population in Households||1,226|
|Population in Familes||999|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||641 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||412 (64.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||136 (21.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||92 (14.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$168,261|
|Average Home Value||$192,961|
|Median Household Income||$39,460|
|Average Household Income||$55,811|
|Per Capita Income||$24,533|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.13%|
|Per Capita Income||2.33%|
The table below compares Wattsville 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||# 335||44th|
|Population Density1||# 434||27th|
|Diversity Index2||# 264||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 420||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 324||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.