Appalachia is a city located in Wise County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 1,483, it is the 111th largest city in Virginia and the 8749th largest city in the United States . Appalachia is currently declining at a rate of -1.66% annually and its population has decreased by -15.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,754 in 2010. Appalachia reached it's highest population of 1,752 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Appalachia has a population density of 649 people per square mile.
The average household income in Appalachia is $38,551 with a poverty rate of 41.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $370 per month, and the median house value is $58,700. The median age in Appalachia is 39.2 years, 39.8 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.