The Town of Colonial Beach had a population of 3,631 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Colonial Beach is located at latitude 38.2644 and longitude -76.9937 in Westmoreland County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Colonial Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.33 sq. miles. Westmoreland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The Town of Colonial Beach (GNIS ID: 2390810) 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 Colonial Beach 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 Colonial Beach: Classic Shore, Irish Neck, Las Vegas on the Potomac, Millville, White Beach.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,170|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,991|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,161|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.87|
|Population in Households||3,576|
|Population in Familes||2,706|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||55|
|Median Household Income||$47,426|
|Average Household Income||$59,082|
|Per Capita Income||$26,367|
|Total Housing Units||2,420 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,019 (42.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||590 (24.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||811 (33.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$227,714|
|Average Home Value||$252,644|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.57%|
|Per Capita Income||2.3%|
The table below compares Colonial Beach 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||# 218||63rd|
|Population Density||# 187||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 338||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 329||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 295||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.