The Town of Tappahannock had a population of 2,728 as of July 1, 2018. Tappahannock 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 Tappahannock is located at latitude 37.9124 and longitude -76.866 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Tappahannock (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.
The Town of Tappahannock (GNIS ID: 2391439) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Tappahannock: Hobbes Hole, Hobbs His Hole, Hobbs Hold, Hobbs Hole, Hobs Hole, New Plymouth, Tappanhannocke Towne, Washington.
|Population in Households||2,601|
|Population in Familes||1,998|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||127|
|Median Household Income||$41,657|
|Average Household Income||$54,494|
|Per Capita Income||$23,373|
|Total Housing Units||1,304 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||549 (42.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||576 (44.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||179 (13.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,000|
|Average Home Value||$246,318|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
The table below compares Tappahannock to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 240||60th|
|Population Density||# 237||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 151||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 421||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 395||34th|
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