The Merrimac Census Designated Place had a population of 2,569 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Merrimac is located at latitude 37.1896 and longitude -80.4256 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Merrimac: Merrimac Mines, Merrimoc Mines.
|Population in Households||2,278|
|Population in Familes||1,423|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||291|
|Median Household Income||$35,000|
|Average Household Income||$51,719|
|Per Capita Income||$27,687|
|Total Housing Units||1,327 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||395 (29.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||866 (65.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||66 ( 5.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$163,710|
|Average Home Value||$185,025|
|Average Household Size||1.81|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||5.28%|
|Per Capita Income||3.35%|
The table below compares Merrimac 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||# 244||59th|
|Population Density||# 176||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 402||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 530||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 288||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.