The Town of Colonial Beach had a population of 3,615 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Colonial Beach is located at latitude 38.2546 and longitude -76.9636 in Westmoreland County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Colonial Beach 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Colonial Beach: Classic Shore, Irish Neck, Las Vegas on the Potomac, Millville, White Beach.
|Total Population||3,615 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,560 (98.5%)|
|Population in Families||2,682 (74.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||55 ( 1.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,847|
|Average Household Income||$65,649|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||22%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,676|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,480 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,057 (42.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||579 (23.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||844 (34.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$261,111|
|Average Home Value||$267,864|
|Housing Affordability Index3||117|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.64%|
|Per Capita Income||1.12%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.39%|
The table below compares Colonial Beach to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 219||63rd|
|Population Density||# 185||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 340||43rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 97||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 262||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 344||42nd|
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