Tangier, VA

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2022 Population
345
16.1% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mark Warner
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tim Kaine
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
57.3
0.521% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
1.45%
N/A 1-year N/A
2021 Median Household Income
$31,875
2022 Median Property Value
$127,100
4.27% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Tangier, VA had a population of 345 people with a median age of 57.3 and a median household income of $31,875. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Tangier, VA declined from 411 to 345, a −16.1% decrease and its median household income N/A from N/A to $31,875, a N/A% N/A.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tangier, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (100%), White (Hispanic) (0%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (0%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0%).

None of the households in Tangier, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

100% of the residents in Tangier, VA are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Tangier, VA was $127,100, and the homeownership rate was 97.2%.

Most people in Tangier, VA walked to work, and the average commute time was 22.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Tangier, VA was 0 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Tangier, VA is home to a population of 345 people, from which 100% are citizens. As of 2022, 0% of Tangier, VA residents were born outside of the country (0 people).

In 2022, there were NaNy times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (345 people) in Tangier, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 0 White (Hispanic) and 0 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

100%
2022 Citizenship
100%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 100% of Tangier, VA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Tangier, VA was 100%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been maintaining.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Tangier, VA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    345 ± 165
  2. White (Hispanic)
    0 ± 13
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    0 ± 13
0%
Hispanic Population
0 people

In 2022, there were NaNy times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (345 people) in Tangier, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 0 White (Hispanic) and 0 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

0% of the people in Tangier, VA are hispanic (0 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Tangier, VA as a share of the total population.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    16 ± 32
  2. Korea
    9 ± 19
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    0 ± 18

Tangier, VA has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.78 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Tangier, VA employs 186 people. The largest industries in Tangier, VA are Educational Services (56 people), Transportation & Warehousing (34 people), and Retail Trade (23 people), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($86,719), Transportation & Warehousing ($86,563), and Public Administration ($41,750).

Occupations

186
2022 Value
± 111
−12.3%
1 Year decline
± 90.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Tangier, VA declined at a rate of −12.3%, from 212 employees to 186 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Tangier, VA, are Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (28 people), Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (27 people), and Transportation Occupations (20 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Tangier, VA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

186
2022 Value
± 111
−12.3%
1 Year decline
± 90.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Tangier, VA declined at a rate of −12.3%, from 212 employees to 186 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Tangier, VA, are Educational Services (56 people), Transportation & Warehousing (34 people), and Retail Trade (23 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Tangier, VA, though some of these residents may live in Tangier, VA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$68,819
Median earning men ± $13,061
$10,580
Median earning women ± $5,645

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($92,679).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($11,652).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.48%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.1M people employed in Virginia. This represents a 2.48% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.8%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Virginia.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Virginia went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 54.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (44%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.45%).

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing the state of Virginia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Virginia

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Mark Warner
Senator from Virginia2
Assumed office on January 3, 2009
Tim Kaine
Senator from Virginia1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing Virginia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Virginia

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Virginia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.884% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.904% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.71M), Bachelors Degree (1.47M), and Some college (1.4M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Tangier, VA was $127,100 in 2022, which is 0.451 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $121,900 to $127,100, a 4.27% increase. The homeownership rate in Tangier, VA is 97.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Tangier, VA have an average commute time of 22.3 minutes, and they walked to work. Car ownership in Tangier, VA is lower than the national average, with an average of 0 cars per household.

Property

$127,100
Median Property Value 2022
±$43,187
$174
Median Property Taxes
±$89

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Tangier, VA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Tangier, VA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

97.2%
Homeownership
2022
55%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 97.2% of the housing units in Tangier, VA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 94.4%.

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Income by Location

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Census Tract 906
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$31,875
Median Household Income
± $30,919
179
Number of Households
± 86

In 2021, the median household income of the 179 households in Tangier, VA N/A $31,875 from the previous year's value of N/A.

The following chart displays the households in Tangier, VA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $10k - $15k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Tangier, VA is from Virginia.
0.475
2022 Wage GINI in Virginia
0.476
2021 Wage GINI in Virginia

In 2022, the income inequality in Virginia was 0.475 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.164% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Virginia was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Virginia in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Walked (30.1%)
  2. Drove Alone (28.5%)
  3. Other (19.9%)

In 2022, 30.1% of workers in Tangier, VA walked to work, followed by those who drove alone to work (28.5%) and those who used some unspecified means to get work (19.9%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

22.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Tangier, VA have a shorter commute time (22.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 7.53% of the workforce in Tangier, VA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

0 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Tangier, VA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Tangier, VA have 0 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

1.45% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Tangier, VA (5 out of 345 people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Males < 5 and then Females < 5.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Tangier, VA is White, followed by Black and Native American.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

79.7% of the population of Tangier, VA has health coverage, with 45.2% on employee plans, 1.45% on Medicaid, 14.5% on Medicare, 15.9% on non-group plans, and 2.61% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Accomack County, VA see 2308 patients per year on average, which represents a 7.42% decrease from the previous year (2493 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2149 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 848 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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2,308 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Accomack County, VA

Primary care physicians in Accomack County, VA see an average of 2,308 patients per year. This represents a 7.42% decrease from the previous year (2,493 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Accomack County, VA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 8.99% under 18 years, 8.7% between 18 and 34 years, 53% between 35 and 64 years, and 29.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 39.2% were men and 60.8% were women.

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Uninsured People

20.3%
Uninsured
45.2%
Employer Coverage
1.45%
Medicaid
14.5%
Medicare
15.9%
Non-Group
2.61%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Tangier, VA grew by 2.95% from 19.7% to 20.3%.

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