Norfolk SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
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
245,752
Unemployment
8.5%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$194,800
Median Income
$47,137
Median Rent
$1,003

1 Reviews & Comments About Norfolk

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

08/03/2018

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

Ghent and downtown favorites; South Norfolk worst.

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Rankings for Norfolk in Virginia

Best Places Around Norfolk

1

Poquoson, VA
Population 12,022

2

Virginia Beach, VA
Population 450,057

3

Chesapeake, VA
Population 235,410

4

Hampton, VA
Population 136,255

5

Newport News, VA
Population 180,775

6

Portsmouth, VA
Population 95,536

Map Of Norfolk, VA

Population over time in Norfolk

Year Population % Change
2017 245,752 0.0%
2016 245,724 0.1%
2015 245,452 0.3%
2014 244,745 0.3%
2013 244,090 0.4%
2012 243,056 0.5%
2011 241,943 -0.1%
2010 242,143 -

Crime in Norfolk Per 100k

Crime Norfolk VA USA
Violent Crime 555.9 208.2 382.9
Murder 14.7 5.3 5.3
Robbery 151.3 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 334.8 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 3748.9 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 471.5 218.0 430.4
Larceny 2984.6 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 292.8 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Norfolk

White
43.6% (107,229)
African American
41.2% (101,370)
American Indian
0.3% (815)
Asian
3.5% (8,614)
Hawaiian
0.0% (82)
Other
0.4% (917)
Two Or More
3.3% (8,010)
Hispanic
7.6% (18,715)
Race Norfolk VA USA
White 43.6% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 41.2% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 7.6% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Norfolk, Virginia

Less than $10,000
9.8% (2,408,369)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (1,523,662)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (2,850,723)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (2,629,546)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (3,538,828)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (4,546,412)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (2,727,847)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (2,555,820)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (958,432)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (835,556)
Income Norfolk VA USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Norfolk

Female
47.8% (117,498)
Male
52.2% (128,253)
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
3.6% (8,747)
9-12th Grade
8.9% (21,859)
High School / GED
26.1% (64,029)
Some College
25.8% (63,290)
Associate's Degree
8.4% (20,753)
Bachelor's Degree
16.5% (40,514)
Master's Degree
7.7% (18,802)
Professional Degree
1.9% (4,558)
Doctorate Degree
1.3% (3,195)
Education Norfolk VA USA
< 9th Grade 3.6% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.9% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.1% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 25.8% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.4% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.5% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.7% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.9% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.3% 1.8% 1.4%

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