The Merrimac Census Designated Place had a population of 2,452 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Merrimac is located at latitude 37.1949 and longitude -80.422 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Merrimac Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,985 feet.
The Merrimac Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389476) 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 Merrimac 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 Merrimac: Merrimac Mines, Merrimoc Mines.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,070|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,675|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,745|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.12|
|Population in Households||2,175|
|Population in Familes||1,333|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||277|
|Median Household Income||$32,418|
|Average Household Income||$47,212|
|Per Capita Income||$25,564|
|Total Housing Units||1,264 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||402 (31.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||799 (63.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||63 ( 5.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$152,885|
|Average Home Value||$163,903|
|Average Household Size||1.81|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.75%|
|Per Capita Income||1.83%|
The table below compares Merrimac 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||# 248||58th|
|Population Density||# 183||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 406||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 548||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 314||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.