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The Town of Narrows had a population of 1,942 as of July 1, 2020. Narrows ranks in the lower 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 Narrows is located at latitude 37.3315 and longitude -80.8112 in Giles County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Narrows encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Giles County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,549 feet.
The Town of Narrows (GNIS ID: 2391321) 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 Narrows: Intermont, The Narrows, The Narrows of New River.
|Total Population||1,942 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,939 (99.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,565 (80.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3 ( 0.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,563|
|Average Household Income||$64,911|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,490|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||941 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||568 (60.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||250 (26.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||123 (13.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$108,978|
|Average Home Value||$147,144|
|Housing Affordability Index3||300|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.04%|
|Per Capita Income||2.23%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.43%|
The table below compares Narrows 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||# 278||53rd|
|Population Density||# 176||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 310||48th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 578||97th|
|Per Capita Income||# 312||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 535||10th|
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