Poquoson, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
12,090
Unemployment
2.0%
Poverty
5.6%
Median Home
$323,100
Median Income
$97,118
Median Rent
$1,222

Poquoson SnackAbility

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

Poquoson, VA Crime Report

114
Total Crimes
940.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-62.04%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Poquoson
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 114 940.1 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 23 189.7 208.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 5.0
Robbery 1 8.2 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 16 131.9 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 91 750.5 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 18 148.4 162.8 340.5
Larceny 72 593.8 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 1 8.2 120.3 219.9

Poquoson, VA Cost Of Living

113
Poquoson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Poquoson Virginia National Average
Overall 113 107 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 95 96 100
Health 91 97 100
Housing 150 130 100
Transportation 93 90 100
Utilities 100 100 100

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Rankings for Poquoson in Virginia

Map Of Poquoson, VA

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Population over time in Poquoson

Year Population % Change
2019 12,090 0.4%
2018 12,039 0.1%
2017 12,022 -0.4%
2016 12,068 -0.1%
2015 12,077 -0.2%
2014 12,103 -0.1%
2013 12,117 0.1%
2012 12,110 0.1%
2011 12,097 -0.0%
2010 12,099 -

Race / Ethnicity in Poquoson

White
91.4% (11,055)
African American
1.1% (136)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
2.5% (299)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (252)
Hispanic
2.8% (338)
Race Poquoson VA USA
White 91.4% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 1.1% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Poquoson

Female
50.2% (6,066)
Male
49.8% (6,023)
Gender Poquoson VA USA
Female 50.2% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Poquoson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (241)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (362)
High School / GED
26.0% (3,143)
Some College
18.0% (2,176)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (967)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (2,780)
Master's Degree
16.0% (1,934)
Professional Degree
2.0% (241)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (241)
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% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Poquoson, Virginia

Less than $10,000
2.9% (35,535)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (38,431)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (107,659)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (70,281)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.0% (84,232)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (155,830)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (145,037)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.1% (291,655)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.9% (156,356)
$200,000 or more
10.3% (123,979)
Income Poquoson VA USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.0% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.1% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.9% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.3% 10.9% 7.7%

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