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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wachapreague is 254. Wachapreague, Virginia is the 15,739th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wachapreague was in 1990, when its population was 291. In 1990, Wachapreague was the 15,345th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,739th largest city in the US. Wachapreague is currently 12.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wachapreague has grown 7.6% since the 2000. Wachapreague, Virginia is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|15735||New Albany, Pennsylvania||254||-16.7%|
|15737||Swan Valley, Idaho||254||18.6%|
|15744||Glen Campbell, Pennsylvania||253||-17.0%|
|15745||New Ringgold, Pennsylvania||253||-12.7%|
The total voting age population of Wachapreague, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 175. The voting age population is 51.4% male and 48.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 44.3% of the residents of Wachapreague are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wachapreague are 100.0% White. Additionally, 4.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wachapreague, 5.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 1.7% of families are below the poverty line in Wachapreague.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Wachapreague residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.7% of Wachapreague residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.7% have a bachelor's degree and 14.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wachapreague residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wachapreague is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wachapreague, 20.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wachapreague is $42,386.
In Wachapreague, 79.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.4% of housing units in Wachapreague.
Of all the housing units in Wachapreague, 47.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Wachapreague, 5.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wachapreague is $950.
In Wachapreague, 68.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.