Metompkin, VA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Metompkin, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Metompkin Census Designated Place had a population of 687 as of July 1, 2017. Metompkin ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Metompkin is located at latitude 37.7671 and longitude -75.6054 in Accomack County. The formal boundaries for the Metompkin Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Accomack County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 26 feet.

The Metompkin Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584880) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Metompkin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Metompkin: Matomkin, Metomkin, New Town.

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Metompkin, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 687
Daytime Population: Workers 19
Daytime Population: Residents 399
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 418
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 643
Population in Familes 502
Population in Group Qrtrs 44
Population Density2 594
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $38,546
Average Household Income $48,100
Per Capita Income $18,815


Total Housing Units 354 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 164 (46.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 136 (38.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (15.3%)
Median Home Value $125,000
Average Home Value $165,361


Total Households 300
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 192
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.09% 1.11%
Households 2.49% 1.24%
Families 7.07% 1.12%
Median Household Income   0.42%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Metompkin, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Metompkin 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 413 31st
Population Density # 346 42nd
Diversity Index # 45 93rd
Median Household Income # 469 21st
Per Capita Income # 542 9th

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