The Town of Colonial Beach had a population of 3,615 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Colonial Beach is located at latitude 38.2644 and longitude -76.9937 in Westmoreland County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Colonial Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.33 sq. miles. Westmoreland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The Town of Colonial Beach (GNIS ID: 2390810) 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 Colonial Beach 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 Colonial Beach: Classic Shore, Irish Neck, Las Vegas on the Potomac, Millville, White Beach.
|Population in Households||3,560|
|Population in Familes||2,703|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||55|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,420 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,047 (43.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||570 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||803 (33.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$228,864|
|Average Home Value||$257,218|
|Median Household Income||$44,953|
|Average Household Income||$56,855|
|Per Capita Income||$25,620|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.41%|
|Per Capita Income||1.52%|
The table below compares Colonial Beach 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||# 218||63rd|
|Population Density1||# 185||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 337||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 342||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 294||51st|
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