Callaghan is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Callaghan Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Alleghany County at latitude 37.8121 and longitude -80.0742. Alleghany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,375 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Callaghan Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Callaghan: Callaghan Station, Callaghans, Callaghan's.Photos of the local Callaghan, VA area
|Population in Households||338|
|Population in Familes||251|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||184 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||117 (63.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (26.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||19 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$113,793|
|Average Home Value||$125,216|
|Median Household Income||$50,142|
|Average Household Income||$51,055|
|Per Capita Income||$22,493|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.95%|
|Per Capita Income||2.0%|
The table below compares Callaghan 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||# 491||17th|
|Population Density1||# 469||21st|
|Diversity Index2||# 523||12th|
|Median Household Income||# 276||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 334||44th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.