Living in Merrimac, VA

Demographics
Updated: 2020-12-30

Merrimac, Virginia Info Snack

Population
2,651
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
18.8%
Median Home
$211,400
Median Income
$43,846
Median Rent
$662

Merrimac SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Rankings for Merrimac in Virginia

Map Of Merrimac, VA

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Population over time in Merrimac

Year Population % Change
2019 2,651 24.6%
2018 2,127 5.5%
2017 2,017 -4.4%
2016 2,110 11.6%
2015 1,890 -5.0%
2014 1,989 -13.2%
2013 2,292 8.8%
2012 2,107 -3.2%
2011 2,177 4.0%
2010 2,093 -

Race / Ethnicity in Merrimac

White
70.0% (1,855)
African American
16.7% (442)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.0% (80)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (11)
Two Or More
3.7% (97)
Hispanic
6.3% (166)
Race Merrimac VA USA
White 70.0% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 16.7% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.3% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Merrimac

Female
56.4% (1,495)
Male
43.6% (1,156)
Gender Merrimac VA USA
Female 56.4% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 43.6% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Merrimac for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (212)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (212)
High School / GED
25.0% (662)
Some College
18.0% (477)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (291)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (318)
Master's Degree
12.0% (318)
Professional Degree
2.0% (53)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (106)
Education Merrimac VA USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Merrimac, Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.1% (26,842)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (25,386)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.3% (43,281)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (18,727)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.6% (22,889)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (40,576)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.4% (40,784)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (23,721)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (5,618)
$200,000 or more
6.5% (17,271)
Income Merrimac VA USA
Less than $10,000 10.1% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.3% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.6% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.4% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.5% 10.9% 7.7%

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