Cape Charles, VA has a population of 982 and is the 15,289th largest city in the United States. The population density is 276 per sq mi which is 44% higher than the Virginia average and 205% higher than the national average. The median age in Cape Charles is 58 which is approximately 53% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Cape Charles, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 57% of Cape Charles residents were born in Virginia, 38% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.