Norfolk SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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Norfolk, Virginia Info Snack

Norfolk (/nrfk/ NOR-fuuk, locally /nfk/ NOF-uuk) is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 242,803; in 2015, the population was estimated to be 247,189 making it the second-most populous city in Virginia after neighboring Virginia Beach.
Population
245,592
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
19.7%
Median Home
$199,400
Median Income
$49,146
Median Rent
$1,031

1 Reviews & Comments About Norfolk

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/5

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Mixes schools, low crime rate in most areas but higher in south of city, beautiful history area

Ghent and downtown favorites; South Norfolk worst.

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Rankings for Norfolk in Virginia

Best Places Around Norfolk

1

Poquoson, VA
Population 12,039

2

Virginia Beach, VA
Population 450,135

3

Chesapeake, VA
Population 237,820

4

Hampton, VA
Population 135,583

5

Newport News, VA
Population 180,145

6

Portsmouth, VA
Population 95,311

Map Of Norfolk, VA

Population over time in Norfolk

Year Population % Change
2017 245,592 -0.1%
2016 245,752 0.0%
2015 245,724 0.1%
2014 245,452 0.3%
2013 244,745 0.3%
2012 244,090 0.4%
2011 243,056 0.5%
2010 241,943 -0.1%
2009 242,143 -
Crime/100k Norfolk VA USA
Violent Crime 464.1 200.0 368.9
Murder 14.7 4.6 5.0
Robbery 131.4 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 270.1 118.7 246.8
Property Crime 3463.5 1665.8 2199.5
Burglary 287.7 182.8 376.0
Larceny 2853.3 1356.4 1594.6
Car Theft 322.5 126.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Norfolk

White
43.5% (106,733)
African American
40.9% (100,369)
American Indian
0.3% (811)
Asian
3.6% (8,765)
Hawaiian
0.0% (100)
Other
0.3% (785)
Two Or More
3.5% (8,670)
Hispanic
7.9% (19,359)
Race Norfolk VA USA
White 43.5% 62.2% 61.1%
African American 40.9% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 6.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.9% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Norfolk, Virginia

Less than $10,000
9.5% (2,343,508)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (1,409,949)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (2,610,955)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (2,635,471)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.2% (3,487,960)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (4,618,204)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (2,893,447)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.6% (2,595,633)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (984,262)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (979,804)
Income Norfolk VA USA
Less than $10,000 9.5% 528.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 365.7% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 739.9% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 771.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.2% 1129.3% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 1672.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 1292.3% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.6% 1678.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 816.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 1005.4% 697.9%

Gender in Norfolk

Female
47.8% (117,299)
Male
52.2% (128,293)
Gender Norfolk VA USA
Female 47.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Norfolk for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (7,367)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (22,103)
High School / GED
26.0% (63,853)
Some College
26.0% (63,853)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (19,647)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (41,750)
Master's Degree
8.0% (19,647)
Professional Degree
2.0% (4,911)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,455)
Education Norfolk VA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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