Rushmere is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Rushmere Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Isle of Wight County at latitude 37.0668 and longitude -76.6763. Isle of Wight County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 75 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Rushmere Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 8.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rushmere: Fergusons Wharf, Fergussons Wharf, Fergusson's Wharf.Photos of the local Rushmere, VA area
Also See: Surry, VA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,053|
|Population in Familes||887|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||558 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||358 (64.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||73 (13.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||127 (22.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$190,948|
|Average Home Value||$236,204|
|Median Household Income||$54,531|
|Average Household Income||$64,765|
|Per Capita Income||$26,401|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.13%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
The table below compares Rushmere 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||# 355||40th|
|Population Density1||# 524||12th|
|Diversity Index2||# 224||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 231||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 242||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.