The Merrimac Census Designated Place had a population of 2,172 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Merrimac is located at latitude 37.1949 and longitude -80.422 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Merrimac Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,985 feet.
The Merrimac Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389476) 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 Merrimac 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 Merrimac: Merrimac Mines, Merrimoc Mines.
|Population in Households||1,887|
|Population in Familes||1,178|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||285|
|Average Household Size||1.82|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,184 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||372 (31.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||666 (56.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (12.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$155,634|
|Average Home Value||$166,331|
|Median Household Income||$31,313|
|Average Household Income||$46,541|
|Per Capita Income||$25,239|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.21%|
|Per Capita Income||0.34%|
The table below compares Merrimac 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||# 260||56th|
|Population Density1||# 198||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 398||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 545||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 300||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.