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Demographics Analysis

The people of Melfa Town, Virginia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 9 years : 21

10 to 14 years : 22

15 to 17 years : 3

18 and 19 years : 5

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 22

35 to 39 years : 6

40 to 44 years : 25

45 to 49 years : 19

50 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 6

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 13

5 to 9 years : 32

10 to 14 years : 23

15 to 17 years : 5

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 3

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 7

40 to 44 years : 12

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 15

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 9

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 23

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 306

Multiple ancestry : 81

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 122


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 490

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 4

Not a U.S. citizen : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 106

18 to 24 years : 29

25 to 34 years : 65

35 to 44 years : 50

45 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 56

75 years and over : 51

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 75

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 53

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 37

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 37

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 26

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 9

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 13

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 1


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 149

Female : 219

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 37

Female : 85

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 14

Female : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 295

Born in other state in the United States : 117

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 40

Now married, except separated : 162

Divorced : 13

Separated : 24

Widowed : 31

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 40

Now married, except separated : 31

Divorced : 15

Separated : 3

Widowed : 15

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Speak only English : 455

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 6


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Melfa Town, Virginia

  • English: 124   (26.2%)
  • Other Groups: 120   (25.3%)
  • United States Or American: 60   (12.7%)
  • Irish: 53   (11.2%)
  • German: 44   (9.3%)
  • Scottish: 16   (3.4%)
  • Italian: 14   (3.0%)
  • British: 7   (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 5   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 5   (1.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (1.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 5   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 4   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.6%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 1   (0.2%)
  • European: 1   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Melfa Town, Virginia is 509



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Melfa Town, Virginia: 200
Female Population in Melfa Town, Virginia: 309


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Melfa Town, Virginia: 41.8
Median Female Resident Age in Melfa Town, Virginia: 43.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Melfa Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

45.8

Male

45.5

Female

46.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.0

Male

18.5

Female

34.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.5

Male

50.0

Female

31.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

36.0

Male

42.5

Female

20.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

50.0

Female

46.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.6

Male

45.5

Female

45.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Melfa Town, Virginia


  • White: 415
  • African American: 78
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 16
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Melfa Town, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Melfa Town, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (1.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (4.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (2.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (6.62%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (3.97%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 59   (39.07%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 18   (11.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 18   (11.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (7.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11   (7.28%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (3.31%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (1.62%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (2.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (5.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (5.95%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 79   (42.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 15   (8.11%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 36   (19.46%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (9.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 9   (4.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 1   (0.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Melfa Town, Virginia

  • Pungoteague Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 28480 Bobtown Rd, Melfa, VA 23410, Phone: (757) 787-4032, Students: 516 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Melfa Town, Virginia

  • Eastern Shore Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 907; Location: 9300 Lankford Hwy, Melfa, VA 23410, Web: http://www.es.vccs.edu )

Academic Libraries In Melfa Town, Virginia

(updated 2005)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Melfa Town, Virginia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Melfa Town, Virginia.

Area Features of Melfa Town, Virginia


Airport


(1) Accomack County Airport  

Building


(1) Eastern Shore Regional Fire Training Center   (2) Melfa Volunteer Fire And Rescue Company  

Church


(1) Gospel Temple Church   (2) Oak Grove Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Melfa  

Dam


(1) Tankard Dam  

Locale


(1) Keller Campgrounds  

Populated Place


(1) Little Hell   (2) Locksville   (3) Melfa   (4) Pine Ridge Mobile Home Park  

Post Office


(1) Melfa Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Tankard Pond  

School


(1) Eastern Shore Community College  

Stream


(1) Hollies Church Branch   (2) Moore Branch   (3) Nocks Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Melfa Town, Virginia

23410 (pop. 2,482)


Cities Nearby Melfa Town, Virginia

Keller Town, VA  (pop. 271) 2.4 Miles
District 8, VA  (pop. 3,743) 2.5 Miles
Onley Town, VA  (pop. 707) 3.1 Miles
District 7, VA  (pop. 4,899) 3.4 Miles
Wachapreague Town, VA  (pop. 225) 4.1 Miles
Onancock Town, VA  (pop. 1,889) 4.2 Miles
Painter Town, VA  (pop. 441) 5.0 Miles
District 6, VA  (pop. 4,038) 5.7 Miles
Accomac Town, VA  (pop. 488) 6.3 Miles
District 9, VA  (pop. 3,835) 6.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Melfa Town, Virginia

757



Elevation in Melfa Town, Virginia is 53.0 ft. (16.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Melfa Town, Virginia

Lat: 37.649836 N        Long: -75.741523 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Melfa Town, Virginia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Virginia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.88 1.72 0.45 1.12 0.00 2.22
  Energy-Only Providers 4.59 4.42 4.52 4.52 0.00 4.53
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.22 2.42 1.09 1.22 0.00 2.86
  Energy-Only Providers 4.50 4.33 4.46 4.46 0.00 4.45
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.23
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.50
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.32 8.63 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 6.47 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.44
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.48 4.08 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.49
  Energy-Only Providers 7.55 7.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.55
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.52 0.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.37
  Energy-Only Providers 9.60 9.81 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.73
  Full-Service Providers 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Melfa Town, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (3.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (10.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 6   (2.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 16   (7.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 45   (19.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 48   (20.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 25   (10.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 9   (3.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 5   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (2.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 23   (10.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 11   (4.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 195

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 14

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 3


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 12

5 to 9 minutes : 22

10 to 14 minutes : 35

15 to 19 minutes : 51

20 to 24 minutes : 38

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 7

35 to 39 minutes : 19

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 6

60 to 89 minutes : 4

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 83

No Social Security income : 139


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

With retirement income : 27

No retirement income : 195


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2

$60,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,250


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Melfa Town, Virginia

  • WESR (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Accomac, VA; Owner: Eastern Shore Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (890 AM; 0.22 kW; Painter, VA; Owner: Jackman Properties, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Melfa Town, Virginia

  • WESR-FM (103.3 FM; Accomac, VA; Owner: Eastern Shore Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Melfa, VA; Owner: Airwaves For Jesus, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Onley, VA; Owner: Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Assoc., Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Marion, MD; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Chincoteague, VA; Owner: Silver Fish Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WJCN (90.1 FM; Painter, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Eastville, VA; Owner: Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Assoc., Inc.)
  • WCTG (96.5 FM; Chincoteague, VA; Owner: Sebago Broadcasting Company)
  • WBEY-FM (97.9 FM; Marion, MD; Owner: Bay Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Melfa Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 18  (17.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 9  (8.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 23  (21.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (2.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 31  (29.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 36  (28.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 23  (18.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (44.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 28 Farms In Melfa Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Melfa Town, Virginia

  • Accomack County


    (about 1.1 miles in Melfa, Virginia; Airport Code: MFV)

  • Wallops Flight Facility


    (about 25.1 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Wallops Flight Center


    (about 25.3 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional


    (about 49.2 miles in Salisbury, Maryland; Airport Code: SBY)

  • Langley AFB


    (about 51.9 miles in Hampton, Virginia; Airport Code: LFI)

  • Patrick Henry International


    (about 54.6 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Newport News/Williamsburg International


    (about 54.6 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Ocean City Municipal


    (about 56.7 miles in Berlin, Maryland; Airport Code: OCE)

  • Patuxent River NAS


    (about 57.6 miles in Patuxent River, Maryland; Airport Code: NHK)

  • Norfolk NS


    (about 57.7 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: NGU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Melfa Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.43%

Carpooled

18.70%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.87%

Worked At Home

0.0%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Melfa Town, Virginia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 95

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 7

Female householder, no husband present : 20

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 93

Householder not living alone : 7


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 6

All other households : 216


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 92

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 66

Renter-occupied housing units : 34


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 37

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6

$60,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Total : 237


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 222

Vacant : 15


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 5

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 47

Built 1980 to 1989 : 32

Built 1970 to 1979 : 29

Built 1960 to 1969 : 5

Built 1950 to 1959 : 54

Built 1940 to 1949 : 5

Built 1939 or earlier : 60


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 5

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 48

Electricity : 89

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 77

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 17

$70,000 to $79,999 : 13

$80,000 to $89,999 : 2

$90,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $174,999 : 19

$175,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 to $249,999 : 25

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 3

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 5

Home equity loan only : 21

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 56

Housing units without a mortgage : 94


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Melfa Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $63,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $137,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $156,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $416,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $74,200

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $201,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Melfa Town, Virginia: 59.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Melfa Town, VA): $37,361
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Melfa Town): $68,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Melfa Town): $497
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Melfa Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 22.5%
Electricity: 35.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 35.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Melfa Town, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Melfa Town, Virginia

Intrepid Usa Heathcare Services


     Address: 25367 Lankford Highway, Onley, Virginia 23418
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/14/1993

Shore Healthcare At Home


     Address: 25379 Lankford Highway Suite B, Onley, Virginia 23418
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/8/1995

Rappahannock General Hhs


     Address: 101 Harris Drive, Kilmarnock, Virginia 22482
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/14/1985

Home Health Corp Of America


     Address: 100a Bateman Street, Salisbury, Maryland 21804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1984

Peninsula Home Care, Llc


     Address: 1001 Mount Hermon Street, Suite 200, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1983

Hospitals Close To Melfa Town, Virginia

Shore Memorial Hospital


     Address: 9507 Hospital Avenue Po Box 17, Nassawadox, Virginia 23413
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Edward Mccready Memorial Hospital


     Address: 201 Hall Highway, Crisfield, Maryland 21817
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Rappahannock Genl Hosp


     Address: Harris Drive Po Box 1449, Kilmarnock, Virginia 22482
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Peninsula Regional Medical Center


     Address: 100 E Carroll Ave, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sentara Careplex Hospital


     Address: 3000 Coliseum Drive, Hampton, Virginia 23666
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Melfa Town, Virginia

Shore Lifecare, Inc


     Address: 26181 Parksley Road, Parksley, Virginia 23421
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 128
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Shore Memorial Hospital


     Address: 9507 Hospital Avenue, Po Box 17, Nassawadox, Virginia 23413
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 13
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Heritage Hall Nursing Home /na


     Address: 9468 Hospital Road, Nassawadox, Virginia 23413
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 125
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Alice Byrd Tawes Nursing Home


     Address: 201 Hall Highway, Crisfield, Maryland 21817
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Hartley Hall Nursing Home Inc


     Address: 1006 Market Street, Pocomoke City, Maryland 21851
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Melfa Town, Virginia

Name: Calvert Cliffs
Address: 1650 Calvert Cliffs Parkway; Lusby, MD 20657
Distance: 63 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Melfa Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 285
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Accomack County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.31%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.85%
  • Other 0.84%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Melfa Town, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Accomack County, VA

5.17 % of Accomack County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,561

Virginia Average 11.06 %

0.10 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $45,000

Virginia Average 0.41 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Accomack County, VA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Northampton County , VA 0.51 % ($26,769 AGI )
  • Worcester County , MD 0.31 % ($35,205 AGI )
  • Virginia Beach , VA 0.17 % ($36,810 AGI )

Relocation away from Accomack County, VA

5.41 % of Accomack County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,092

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Accomack County, VA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Northampton County , VA 0.59 % ($25,493 AGI )
  • Wicomico County , MD 0.44 % ($35,071 AGI )
  • Worcester County , MD 0.39 % ($38,680 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Virginia

Low Bracket: $3,000 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $17,000 (5.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Virginia

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Melfa Town, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Melfa Town, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618 17,110 16,891 18,728 19,137 20,081 20,902


(updated 2014)



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