Chesapeake SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
6

Chesapeake, VA Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Chesapeake, Virginia Info Snack

Chesapeake is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 222,209; in 2013, the population was estimated to be 232,977, making it the third-most populous city in Virginia.
Population
235,410
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$260,900
Median Income
$72,214
Median Rent
$1,201

Rankings for Chesapeake in Virginia

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1

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Population 12,068

2

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Population 449,733

3

Smithfield, VA
Population 8,304

4

Gloucester Point, VA
Population 9,000

5

Suffolk, VA
Population 87,061

6

Hampton, VA
Population 136,789

7

Edenton, NC
Population 4,900

8

Newport News, VA
Population 181,606

9

Norfolk, VA
Population 245,724

10

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Population 128,042

Map Of Chesapeake, VA

Population over time in Chesapeake

Year Population % Change
2017 235,410 1.0%
2016 233,194 1.1%
2015 230,601 1.1%
2014 228,168 1.1%
2013 225,597 1.1%
2012 223,233 1.1%
2011 220,837 0.7%
2010 219,268 -

Crime in Chesapeake Per 100k

Crime Chesapeake VA USA
Violent Crime 419.0 208.2 382.9
Murder 4.6 5.3 5.3
Robbery 82.5 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 295.7 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 2272.2 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 276.1 218.0 430.4
Larceny 1892.0 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 104.1 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Chesapeake

White
58.4% (137,401)
African American
29.2% (68,775)
American Indian
0.2% (426)
Asian
3.2% (7,554)
Hawaiian
0.1% (225)
Other
0.3% (756)
Two Or More
3.0% (7,064)
Hispanic
5.6% (13,209)
Race Chesapeake VA USA
White 58.4% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 29.2% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.6% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Chesapeake, Virginia

Less than $10,000
4.0% (941,640)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.0% (706,230)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (1,577,247)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (1,671,411)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (2,801,379)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (4,543,413)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.4% (3,389,904)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.7% (4,637,577)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.0% (1,883,280)
$200,000 or more
5.9% (1,388,919)
Income Chesapeake VA USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.0% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.4% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.7% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.0% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.9% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Chesapeake

Female
51.2% (120,475)
Male
48.8% (114,934)
Gender Chesapeake VA USA
Female 51.2% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chesapeake for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.1% (4,980)
9-12th Grade
5.8% (13,761)
High School / GED
25.7% (60,511)
Some College
25.4% (59,732)
Associate's Degree
9.5% (22,281)
Bachelor's Degree
19.6% (46,066)
Master's Degree
9.4% (22,032)
Professional Degree
1.7% (3,995)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (2,047)
Education Chesapeake VA USA
< 9th Grade 2.1% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.8% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.7% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 25.4% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.5% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.6% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.4% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.7% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.8% 1.4%

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