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Keller, Virginia
Sunset in Keller, July 2018
Sunset in Keller, July 2018
Location in Accomack County and the state of Virginia.
Location in Accomack County and the state of Virginia.
Country United States
State Virginia
County Accomack
Area
 • Total 0.34 sq mi (0.89 km2)
 • Land 0.34 sq mi (0.89 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
39 ft (12 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 178
 • Estimate 
(2019)
169
 • Density 494.15/sq mi (190.78/km2)
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
23401
Area code(s) 757, 948
FIPS code 51-41656
GNIS feature ID 1468935

Keller is a town in Accomack County, Virginia, United States. The population was 178 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Keller is located at 37°37′12″N 75°45′52″W / 37.62000°N 75.76444°W / 37.62000; -75.76444 (37.619897, -75.764312).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.9 km²), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 263
1970 235 −10.6%
1980 236 0.4%
1990 235 −0.4%
2000 173 −26.4%
2010 178 2.9%
2019 (est.) 169 −5.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

At the 2000 census there were 173 people, 77 households, and 45 families living in the town. The population density was 502.2 people per square mile (196.5/km2). There were 90 housing units at an average density of 261.2 per square mile (102.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 80.92% White, 12.72% African American, 0.58% Native American, 3.47% from other races, and 2.31% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.78%.

Of the 77 households 22.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.5% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.3% were non-families. 29.9% of households were one person and 16.9% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.25 and the average family size was 2.78.

The age distribution was 17.9% under the age of 18, 9.8% from 18 to 24, 35.3% from 25 to 44, 19.1% from 45 to 64, and 17.9% 65 or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 90.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.8 males.

The median household income was $25,500 and the median family income was $28,750. Males had a median income of $34,792 versus $25,938 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,417. About 14.0% of families and 22.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 34.5% of those under the age of eighteen and 14.3% of those sixty five or over.

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