Norfolk, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Norfolk, Virginia Info Snack

Population
244,601
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
18.7%
Median Home
$206,700
Median Income
$51,590
Median Rent
$1,059

Norfolk SnackAbility

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

Norfolk, VA Crime Report

9,730
Total Crimes
4,007.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
61.80%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Norfolk
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 9,730 4,007.2 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,325 545.7 208.0 366.7
Murder 36 14.8 5.0 5.0
Robbery 311 128.1 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 844 347.6 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 8,405 3,461.5 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 841 346.4 162.8 340.5
Larceny 6,765 2,786.1 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 799 329.1 120.3 219.9

Norfolk, VA Cost Of Living

99
Norfolk's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Norfolk Virginia National Average
Overall 99 107 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 95 96 100
Health 91 97 100
Housing 104 130 100
Transportation 93 90 100
Utilities 100 100 100

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Rankings for Norfolk in Virginia

Map Of Norfolk, VA

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Population over time in Norfolk

Year Population % Change
2019 244,601 -0.4%
2018 245,592 -0.1%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Norfolk

White
43.4% (106,261)
African American
40.5% (99,087)
American Indian
0.3% (726)
Asian
3.5% (8,529)
Hawaiian
0.0% (115)
Other
0.3% (742)
Two Or More
3.9% (9,469)
Hispanic
8.0% (19,672)
Race Norfolk VA USA
White 43.4% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 40.5% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.0% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Norfolk

Female
47.8% (116,878)
Male
52.2% (127,723)
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% (7,338)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (22,014)
High School / GED
26.0% (63,596)
Some College
25.0% (61,150)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (19,568)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (44,028)
Master's Degree
8.0% (19,568)
Professional Degree
2.0% (4,892)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,446)
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 25.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Norfolk, Virginia

Less than $10,000
9.0% (2,191,229)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (1,293,974)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (2,478,040)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (2,579,920)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (3,283,106)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (4,725,746)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (3,016,781)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (2,785,892)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (1,096,583)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (1,008,823)
Income Norfolk VA USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 10.9% 7.7%

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