Greenbackville, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 192.
Males: 90  (47.1%)
Females: 102  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,360
Greenbackville:

$46,360
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,470

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $159,253
Greenbackville:

$159,253
VA:

$273,400
March 2019 cost of living index in Greenbackville: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Greenbackville, VA (2010)
    • 18294.8%White alone
    • 42.1%Black alone
    • 42.1%Two or more races
    • 21.0%Hispanic
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Ancestries: American (100.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 5 feet

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hampton, VA (86.0 miles , pop. 146,437).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (89.9 miles , pop. 425,257).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (138.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Captains Cove, VA (1.5 miles ),
Stockton, MD (1.9 miles),
Horntown, VA (2.2 miles ),
Chincoteague, VA (2.3 miles ),
Girdletree, MD (2.4 miles),
New Church, VA (2.8 miles ),
Wattsville, VA (2.8 miles ),
Atlantic, VA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 38.01 N, Longitude: 75.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 757

Distribution of median household income in Greenbackville, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Greenbackville, VA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Virginia:

3.0%
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Tornado activity:

Greenbackville-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.1 miles away from the Greenbackville place center caused $150,000 in damages.

On 10/2/1973, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Greenbackville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 140.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 164.1 miles away from Greenbackville center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 163.5 miles away from Greenbackville center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 284.5 miles away from Greenbackville center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 358.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 147.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Accomack County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Greenbackville:

  • HARTLEY HALL NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; POCOMOKE CITY, MD)
  • SNOW HILL NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SNOW HILL, MD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenbackville:

  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 22 miles; Princess Anne, MD; Full-time enrollment: 3,902)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 26 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)
  • Salisbury University (about 26 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 48 miles; Georgetown, DE; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Delaware State University (about 82 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 83 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • Hampton University (about 86 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 4,494)

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Notable location: Greenbackville Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Swamps: Goose Point Marsh (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Accomack County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.3%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.0%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Greenbackville:

Marital status in Greenbackville, VA
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 90.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

For population 25 years and over in Greenbackville:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 100.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 53.0%
Educational Attainment in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

2.9
Virginia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greenbackville, VA (based on Accomack County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,78152
Evangelical Protestant5,25434
Black Protestant8966
Catholic8172
Other2262
None19,190-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Accomack County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Accomack County:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Accomack County:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
This county:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
State:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Accomack County:

30.2%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

23.7%
State:

18.6%

4.93% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,999 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
Virginia average:

9.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Northampton County, VA  0.64% ($25,540 average AGI)
from Wicomico County, MD  0.24% ($35,469)
from Worcester County, MD  0.22% ($39,700)


5.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,501 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
Virginia average:

9.76%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wicomico County, MD  0.46% ($30,857 average AGI)
to Worcester County, MD  0.43% ($36,466)
to Northampton County, VA  0.43% ($36,862)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenbackville:

  • WDMV (540 AM; 1 kW; POCOMOKE CITY, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WESR (1330 AM; 5 kW; ONLEY-ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: EASTERN SHORE RADIO, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJDY (1470 AM; 5 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenbackville:

  • WKHW (106.5 FM; POCOMOKE CITY, MD; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WOLC (102.5 FM; PRINCESS ANNE, MD; Owner: MARANATHA, INC.)
  • WXMD (92.5 FM; POCOMOKE CITY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WESM (91.3 FM; PRINCESS ANNE, MD; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, EASTERN SHORE)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; OCEAN CITY-SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVES (99.3 FM; ACCOMAC, VA; Owner: CHINCOTEAGUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBEY (96.9 FM; CRISFIELD, MD; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRXS (106.9 FM; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: ATLANTIC RADIO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSBY-FM (98.9 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Greenbackville:

  • WPMC-CA (Channel 36; MAPPSVILLE, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W38BN (Channel 38; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUND.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.4mTotal length
  • 1,895Total average daily traffic
  • 27Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,179Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 37.989833 Lon: -75.422444, Call Sign: WQCW833,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.512 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2015, Expiration Date: 06/14/2025, Certifier: Jerome Dodson, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CAPTAIN\'S GROVE CLUB, 3366 Captains Corridor (Lat: 37.990056 Lon: -75.422861), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: WRCX407,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2019, Expiration Date: 02/19/2029, Certifier: Ronald Vangeijn, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 3323 Dock Court (Lat: 37.990389 Lon: -75.416306), Type: Tower, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: KCD992,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.800 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.925 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2000, Expiration Date: 08/07/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Registrant: Captains Cove Golf & Yacht Club Inc, 3370 Captains Corridor, Greenbackville, VA 23356

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greenbackville)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Greenbackville, VA
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Greenbackville, VA
  • 100.0%Electricity


Greenbackville compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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