The Town of Chilhowie had a population of 1,875 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Chilhowie is located at latitude 36.8002 and longitude -81.6829 in Smyth County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chilhowie (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Smyth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,952 feet.
The Town of Chilhowie (GNIS ID: 2390791) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chilhowie 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 Chilhowie: Greevers Switch, Town House.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,080|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,080|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,160|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.69|
|Population in Households||1,738|
|Population in Familes||1,391|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||137|
|Median Household Income||$34,298|
|Average Household Income||$42,231|
|Per Capita Income||$17,676|
|Total Housing Units||820 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||436 (53.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||279 (34.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||105 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$109,958|
|Average Home Value||$147,184|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.63%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
The table below compares Chilhowie 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||# 280||53rd|
|Population Density||# 306||49th|
|Diversity Index||# 407||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 524||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 560||6th|
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