Shipman is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Shipman Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Nelson County at latitude 37.7238 and longitude -78.8392. Nelson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 630 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Shipman Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shipman: Montreal, Oak Ridge.Photos of the local Shipman, VA area
Also See: Shipman, VA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||480|
|Population in Familes||369|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||31|
|Average Household Size||2.08|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||268 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||157 (58.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||74 (27.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||37 (13.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,379|
|Average Home Value||$136,218|
|Median Household Income||$47,214|
|Average Household Income||$53,177|
|Per Capita Income||$21,935|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Shipman 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||# 445||25th|
|Population Density1||# 491||17th|
|Diversity Index2||# 269||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 299||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 349||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.