The Town of Melfa had a population of 309 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Melfa is located at latitude 37.6492 and longitude -75.7408 in Accomack County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Melfa (see map below) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Melfa population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||98|
|Daytime Population: Residents||121|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||219|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.71|
|Population in Households||309|
|Population in Familes||252|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$46,437|
|Average Household Income||$56,354|
|Per Capita Income||$24,199|
|Total Housing Units||202 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||99 (49.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||38 (18.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||66 (32.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$138,542|
|Average Home Value||$143,434|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.16%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
The table below compares Melfa to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 499||16th|
|Population Density||# 222||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 247||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 340||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 355||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.