Arcola CDP, Virginia
Population 187


The city of Arcola is one of 7 cities in Loudoun County. It is a rural city located in northeast Virginia near the Potomac River. Arcola is home to the Glascock Airport. While many may refer to it as a city, it actually is a census designated place (CDP).

Arcola, VA is a Place (Census Designated):
Often referred to as cities, places can be categorized as Census Designated Places (CDP) or legal entities. The places that are legal entities provide governmental functions. CDPs have no governmental authority and exist only for statistical purposes. They are similar to legal entities in that they are a concentrated population identifiable by a name. Neither cross state lines, but may extend across county lines. A CDP may not extend into a legal entity.
Need a wider view? Arcola, VA is a part of the Washington, DC Metro Area.



Household Income Inequality

Income inequality is measured using the Gini coefficient. Lower values indicate that household income is spread evenly across the income groups. Higher values indicate that one income group is much more common than others.


Median Annual Individual EarningsPast 12 months for the Population Ages 16+ With Earnings


Labor Force Participation RatePopulation Ages 16+

People in the labor force include those in the armed forces as well as civilians who are employed or classified as unemployed. To classify as unemployed, people must be actively looking for work. Common people that are not considered in the labor force are students, homemakers, retired workers, seasonal workers not currently looking for work, and institutionalized people. In Arcola, VA, 21% of people are neither employed or looking for work.



Total Population


The climate estimates use Arcola, VA weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at WASHINGTON DULLES INTL.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are higher than 54% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are higher than 59% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are higher than 63% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

State2013 ACSVA
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0307208
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0009944
Region2013 ACS3
Division2013 ACS5
State FIPS2013 ACS51
Place FIPS2013 ACS02248
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusArcola CDP
Name2013 ACSArcola CDP, Virginia
Functional Status Code2010 CensusS
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS57
State ANSI2010 Census01779803
Place ANSI2010 Census02584797
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US5102248
GEOID2013 ACS5102248
Population2010 Census233
Population2013 ACS187
Housing Units2010 Census96
Housing Units2013 ACS35
Land Area2013 ACS2.2 square miles
Water Area2013 ACS0.0 square miles
Population Density2013 ACS83.4 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[38.929446,-77.557459], [38.958926,-77.509481],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS38.944796788618, -77.530494693815
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusU1
Place Size Code2010 Census05