Chase City, VA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Chase City Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Chase City Content

Also See: Chase City, VA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Chase City, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Town of Chase City had a population of 2,285 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Chase City is located at latitude 36.7998 and longitude -78.461 in Mecklenburg County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chase City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mecklenburg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 535 feet.

The Town of Chase City (GNIS ID: 2390779) 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 Chase City 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 Chase City: Christianville.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Town of Chase City, VA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | VA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: District 7 | Mecklenburg County | Virginia Counties / Independent Cities

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 2,285
Population in Households 2,264
Population in Familes 1,827
Population in Group Qrtrs 21
Population Density1 1,045
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 1,006
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 649
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,226 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 673 (54.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 333 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 220 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $91,886
Average Home Value $126,966


Median Household Income $30,343
Average Household Income $43,469
Per Capita Income $18,620
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.45% -0.43%
Households -0.38% -0.34%
Families 0.79% -0.44%
Median Household Income   -0.06%
Per Capita Income   1.12%
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.

Chase City, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chase City 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 # 253 58th
Population Density1 # 236 60th
Diversity Index2 # 202 66th
Median Household Income # 558 6th
Per Capita Income # 530 11th

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

Virginia Research Tools

Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Virginia Census Data
Highest or Lowest: