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Appomattox, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Town of Appomattox had a population of 1,947 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Appomattox is located at latitude 37.3587 and longitude -78.8264 in Appomattox County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Appomattox (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Appomattox County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 850 feet.

The Town of Appomattox (GNIS ID: 2390707) 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 Appomattox 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 Appomattox: Apamatuck, Appomattox Court House, Appomattox Depot, Appomattox Station, Apumetec, Nebraska, West Appomattox.

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Appomattox, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,947
Population in Households 1,893
Population in Familes 1,499
Population in Group Qrtrs 54
Population Density1 858
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 835
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 524
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 961 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 537 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 298 (31.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 126 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $136,742
Average Home Value $169,636


Median Household Income $38,567
Average Household Income $48,582
Per Capita Income $21,199
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.42% 1.3%
Households 1.2% 1.24%
Families 2.28% 1.19%
Median Household Income   -1.52%
Per Capita Income   -0.34%
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.

Appomattox, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Appomattox 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 277 53rd
Population Density1 # 275 54th
Diversity Index2 # 339 43rd
Median Household Income # 438 26th
Per Capita Income # 436 27th

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