The Town of Chilhowie had a population of 1,861 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Chilhowie is located at latitude 36.8002 and longitude -81.6829 in Smyth County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chilhowie (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Smyth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,952 feet.
The Town of Chilhowie (GNIS ID: 2390791) 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 Chilhowie 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 Chilhowie: Greevers Switch, Town House.
|Population in Households||1,743|
|Population in Familes||1,399|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||118|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||818 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||445 (54.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||270 (33.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||103 (12.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$104,688|
|Average Home Value||$144,607|
|Median Household Income||$33,393|
|Average Household Income||$41,199|
|Per Capita Income||$17,145|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.5%|
|Per Capita Income||1.22%|
The table below compares Chilhowie 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||# 281||53rd|
|Population Density1||# 308||48th|
|Diversity Index2||# 405||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 519||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 560||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.