Chesapeake SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8

Chesapeake, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
1,820
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$69,100
Median Income
$36,736
Median Rent
$587

Rankings for Chesapeake in West Virginia

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1

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2

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3

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Population 12,902

4

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5

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6

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Population 49,384

Map Of Chesapeake, WV

Population over time in Chesapeake

Year Population % Change
2017 1,820 15.9%
2016 1,570 1.7%
2015 1,544 5.1%
2014 1,469 2.7%
2013 1,430 -14.9%
2012 1,681 -5.8%
2011 1,784 4.9%
2010 1,701 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chesapeake

White
87.7% (1,596)
African American
7.7% (140)
American Indian
0.3% (5)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.1% (56)
Hispanic
1.3% (23)
Race Chesapeake WV USA
White 87.7% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 7.7% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.3% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Chesapeake, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
13.7% (24,934)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (9,646)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.1% (27,482)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.4% (26,208)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (27,664)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (36,036)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (14,560)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.4% (11,648)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (3,822)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Chesapeake WV USA
Less than $10,000 13.7% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.1% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.4% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.4% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Chesapeake

Female
54.1% (984)
Male
45.9% (835)
Gender Chesapeake WV USA
Female 54.1% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chesapeake for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.3% (60)
9-12th Grade
13.6% (248)
High School / GED
47.7% (867)
Some College
19.2% (350)
Associate's Degree
9.2% (168)
Bachelor's Degree
5.1% (92)
Master's Degree
1.4% (26)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (6)
Education Chesapeake WV USA
< 9th Grade 3.3% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.6% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 47.7% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.2% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.2% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 5.1% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 1.4% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 0.9% 1.4%

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