Newport News SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

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Newport News, Virginia Info Snack

Newport News is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 180,719. In 2013, the population was estimated to be 183,412, making it the fifth-most populous city in Virginia.
Population
180,775
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
16.4%
Median Home
$189,300
Median Income
$51,082
Median Rent
$985

Rankings for Newport News in Virginia

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1

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Population 12,022

2

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Population 8,262

3

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Population 9,291

4

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Population 136,255

5

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Population 245,752

6

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Population 95,536

Map Of Newport News, VA

Population over time in Newport News

Year Population % Change
2017 180,775 -0.5%
2016 181,606 0.2%
2015 181,323 -0.0%
2014 181,362 0.2%
2013 181,025 0.1%
2012 180,831 -0.1%
2011 181,009 -0.4%
2010 181,822 -

Crime in Newport News Per 100k

Crime Newport News VA USA
Violent Crime 499.1 208.2 382.9
Murder 13.2 5.3 5.3
Robbery 131.5 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 303.2 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 3041.7 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 456.2 218.0 430.4
Larceny 2317.1 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 268.5 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Newport News

White
44.0% (79,598)
African American
39.8% (71,872)
American Indian
0.2% (394)
Asian
3.1% (5,670)
Hawaiian
0.2% (325)
Other
0.4% (636)
Two Or More
3.7% (6,665)
Hispanic
8.6% (15,615)
Race Newport News VA USA
White 44.0% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 39.8% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.6% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Newport News, Virginia

Less than $10,000
7.7% (1,391,967)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (849,642)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (1,952,370)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (1,861,982)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (2,783,935)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.4% (3,687,809)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (2,241,610)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (2,115,067)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (686,945)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (488,092)
Income Newport News VA USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.4% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Newport News

Female
51.5% (93,176)
Male
48.5% (87,598)
Gender Newport News VA USA
Female 51.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newport News for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.3% (6,034)
9-12th Grade
7.4% (13,386)
High School / GED
27.8% (50,342)
Some College
26.9% (48,566)
Associate's Degree
9.7% (17,597)
Bachelor's Degree
15.3% (27,632)
Master's Degree
7.3% (13,151)
Professional Degree
1.2% (2,224)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,839)
Education Newport News VA USA
< 9th Grade 3.3% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.4% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.8% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 26.9% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.7% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.3% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.3% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.2% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.8% 1.4%

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