The Town of Chilhowie had a population of 1,839 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chilhowie: Greevers Switch, Town House.
|Population in Households||1,709|
|Population in Familes||1,380|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||130|
|Median Household Income||$35,781|
|Average Household Income||$45,287|
|Per Capita Income||$18,859|
|Total Housing Units||816 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||431 (52.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||273 (33.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||112 (13.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$113,889|
|Average Home Value||$154,176|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.25%|
|Per Capita Income||3.09%|
The table below compares Chilhowie 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||# 280||53rd|
|Population Density||# 310||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 387||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 514||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 547||8th|
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