Portsmouth SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
7

Portsmouth, VA Photos

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Portsmouth, Virginia Info Snack

Portsmouth is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 95,535. It is part of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area.
Population
95,536
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
17.7%
Median Home
$169,400
Median Income
$48,727
Median Rent
$988

Rankings for Portsmouth in Virginia

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Map Of Portsmouth, VA

Population over time in Portsmouth

Year Population % Change
2017 95,536 -0.6%
2016 96,071 -0.1%
2015 96,135 0.1%
2014 96,007 0.1%
2013 95,901 0.1%
2012 95,786 -0.3%
2011 96,066 -0.7%
2010 96,785 -

Crime in Portsmouth Per 100k

Crime Portsmouth VA USA
Violent Crime 711.9 208.2 382.9
Murder 17.9 5.3 5.3
Robbery 235.5 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 420.6 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 5727.7 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 1219.8 218.0 430.4
Larceny 4104.1 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 403.8 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Portsmouth

White
38.3% (36,631)
African American
52.1% (49,817)
American Indian
0.4% (368)
Asian
1.2% (1,194)
Hawaiian
0.1% (129)
Other
0.4% (415)
Two Or More
3.2% (3,091)
Hispanic
4.1% (3,891)
Race Portsmouth VA USA
White 38.3% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 52.1% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.1% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Portsmouth, Virginia

Less than $10,000
7.8% (745,180)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (535,001)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (1,175,092)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (1,031,788)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (1,404,379)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (1,996,702)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (1,136,878)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (1,136,878)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (238,840)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (152,857)
Income Portsmouth VA USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Portsmouth

Female
51.8% (49,466)
Male
48.2% (46,069)
Gender Portsmouth VA USA
Female 51.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Portsmouth for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (3,824)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (9,543)
High School / GED
29.3% (27,997)
Some College
26.8% (25,585)
Associate's Degree
8.1% (7,706)
Bachelor's Degree
14.3% (13,641)
Master's Degree
5.8% (5,506)
Professional Degree
1.0% (917)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (812)
Education Portsmouth VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.3% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 26.8% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.1% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.3% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.8% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.8% 1.4%

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