Also See: Melfa, VA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Melfa had a population of 351 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Melfa is located at latitude 37.6493 and longitude -75.7413 in Accomack County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Melfa encompass a land area of 0.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Accomack County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Town of Melfa (GNIS ID: 2391295) 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.
|Total Population||351 (100%)|
|Population in Households||351 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||286 (81.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$46,145|
|Average Household Income||$61,255|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,176|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||180 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||108 (60.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (26.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 (13.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,765|
|Average Home Value||$144,318|
|Housing Affordability Index3||207|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.55%|
|Per Capita Income||0.61%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.53%|
The table below compares Melfa to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 489||18th|
|Population Density||# 205||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 396||33rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 452||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 355||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 246||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.