Virginia Beach, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
450,201
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
7.3%
Median Home
$280,800
Median Income
$76,610
Median Rent
$1,367

Virginia Beach SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Virginia Beach, VA Crime Report

8,487
Total Crimes
1,890.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-23.69%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Virginia Beach
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,487 1,890.0 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 581 129.4 208.0 366.7
Murder 30 6.7 5.0 5.0
Robbery 196 43.6 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 276 61.5 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 7,906 1,760.7 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 530 118.0 162.8 340.5
Larceny 6,797 1,513.7 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 579 128.9 120.3 219.9

Virginia Beach, VA Cost Of Living

110
Virginia Beach's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Virginia Beach Virginia National Average
Overall 110 107 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 95 96 100
Health 91 97 100
Housing 139 130 100
Transportation 93 90 100
Utilities 100 100 100

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Rankings for Virginia Beach in Virginia

Map Of Virginia Beach, VA

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Population over time in Virginia Beach

Year Population % Change
2019 450,201 0.0%
2018 450,135 0.0%
2017 450,057 0.1%
2016 449,733 0.3%
2015 448,290 0.6%
2014 445,623 0.8%
2013 442,151 0.6%
2012 439,528 0.6%
2011 436,979 0.2%
2010 435,996 -

Race / Ethnicity in Virginia Beach

White
61.7% (277,823)
African American
18.4% (82,934)
American Indian
0.2% (957)
Asian
6.6% (29,610)
Hawaiian
0.1% (361)
Other
0.2% (851)
Two Or More
4.6% (20,880)
Hispanic
8.2% (36,785)
Race Virginia Beach VA USA
White 61.7% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 18.4% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 6.6% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.6% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.2% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Virginia Beach

Female
50.8% (228,876)
Male
49.2% (221,324)
Gender Virginia Beach VA USA
Female 50.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Virginia Beach for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (9,004)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (18,008)
High School / GED
21.0% (94,542)
Some College
26.0% (117,052)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (49,522)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (103,546)
Master's Degree
10.0% (45,020)
Professional Degree
2.0% (9,004)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (4,502)
Education Virginia Beach VA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Virginia Beach, Virginia

Less than $10,000
3.3% (1,477,404)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (895,667)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.4% (2,411,819)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (3,350,451)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (5,275,690)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (8,618,761)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (7,107,091)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.9% (8,938,228)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.2% (3,681,780)
$200,000 or more
7.2% (3,263,204)
Income Virginia Beach VA USA
Less than $10,000 3.3% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.4% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.9% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.2% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.2% 10.9% 7.7%

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