Living in Poquoson, VA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Poquoson SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
7

Poquoson, VA Crime Report

120
Total Crimes
999.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.10%
Below National Average

Poquoson, VA Cost Of Living

113
Poquoson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Poquoson, Virginia Info Snack

Poquoson /pkosn/ is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 12,150. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Poquoson with surrounding York County for statistical purposes.
Population
12,039
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
4.5%
Median Home
$325,000
Median Income
$96,831
Median Rent
$1,208

Poquoson, VA Photos

Rankings for Poquoson in Virginia

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Map Of Poquoson, VA

Population over time in Poquoson

Year Population % Change
2017 12,039 0.1%
2016 12,022 -0.4%
2015 12,068 -0.1%
2014 12,077 -0.2%
2013 12,103 -0.1%
2012 12,117 0.1%
2011 12,110 0.1%
2010 12,097 -0.0%
2009 12,099 -
Crime/100k Poquoson VA USA
Violent Crime 158.2 200.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 8.3 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 99.9 118.7 246.8
Property Crime 840.9 1665.8 2199.5
Burglary 149.9 182.8 376.0
Larceny 666.1 1356.4 1594.6
Car Theft 25.0 126.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Poquoson

White
91.9% (11,066)
African American
1.2% (141)
American Indian
0.2% (27)
Asian
2.0% (236)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (258)
Hispanic
2.6% (311)
Race Poquoson VA USA
White 91.9% 62.2% 61.1%
African American 1.2% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 6.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Poquoson, Virginia

Less than $10,000
2.9% (35,477)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (17,217)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.7% (104,868)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.4% (64,955)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.6% (79,042)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (201,128)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (125,737)
$100,000 to $149,999
26.6% (320,083)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.2% (146,607)
$200,000 or more
9.0% (108,781)
Income Poquoson VA USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 5.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 3.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.7% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.4% 7.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.6% 11.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 16.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 26.6% 16.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.2% 8.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 9.0% 10.1% 7.0%

Gender in Poquoson

Female
51.4% (6,182)
Male
48.6% (5,856)
Gender Poquoson VA USA
Female 51.4% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Poquoson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (240)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (361)
High School / GED
26.0% (3,130)
Some College
18.0% (2,167)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,083)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (2,648)
Master's Degree
17.0% (2,046)
Professional Degree
2.0% (240)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (120)
Education Poquoson VA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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