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Tappahannock is a town in Essex County.

It is the county seat.

The community name derives from an Indian term for "on the rising water"

The latitude of Tappahannock is 37.925N. The longitude is -76.859W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 46 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,155.


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Median household income
Local
$33,688
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Tappahannock demographic reports
Tappahannock is on the Rappahannock River
Former and merged names include:
· Hobb's Hold
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 8. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 3.9 per 1,000 people.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Tappahannock demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Essex County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 22560 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

7% of Tappahannock residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Tappahannock ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Tappahannock was $17,862, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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18% of Tappahannock residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Tappahannock, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $406.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $902.


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Libraries in Tappahannock include Essex Public Library ... View libraries

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Essex County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Tappahannock political report.

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The average commute time for Tappahannock workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Tappahannock include Super 8.

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