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Demographics Analysis

The people of Portsmouth City, Virginia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,723

5 to 9 years : 3,154

10 to 14 years : 3,008

15 to 17 years : 1,738

18 and 19 years : 1,088

20 years : 904

21 years : 1,058

22 to 24 years : 2,465

25 to 29 years : 3,973

30 to 34 years : 3,352

35 to 39 years : 2,758

40 to 44 years : 2,627

45 to 49 years : 2,771

50 to 54 years : 3,372

55 to 59 years : 2,801

60 and 61 years : 1,068

62 to 64 years : 1,414

65 and 66 years : 687

67 to 69 years : 863

70 to 74 years : 1,379

75 to 79 years : 915

80 to 84 years : 746

85 years and over : 601

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,542

5 to 9 years : 2,838

10 to 14 years : 3,048

15 to 17 years : 1,587

18 and 19 years : 1,068

20 years : 612

21 years : 947

22 to 24 years : 2,324

25 to 29 years : 3,972

30 to 34 years : 3,829

35 to 39 years : 2,948

40 to 44 years : 2,619

45 to 49 years : 3,050

50 to 54 years : 3,577

55 to 59 years : 2,977

60 and 61 years : 1,456

62 to 64 years : 1,647

65 and 66 years : 853

67 to 69 years : 1,135

70 to 74 years : 1,930

75 to 79 years : 1,547

80 to 84 years : 1,006

85 years and over : 1,232


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 93,292

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 155

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 577

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,130

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,055


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 6,719

5 to 17 years : 12,597

18 to 24 years : 6,817

25 to 34 years : 8,879

35 to 44 years : 6,743

45 to 54 years : 8,274

55 to 59 years : 3,717

60 and 61 years : 1,630

62 to 64 years : 1,846

65 to 74 years : 3,825

75 years and over : 2,816

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 546

5 to 17 years : 2,619

18 to 24 years : 3,370

25 to 34 years : 5,559

35 to 44 years : 3,561

45 to 54 years : 3,943

55 to 59 years : 1,970

60 and 61 years : 859

62 to 64 years : 1,111

65 to 74 years : 2,781

75 years and over : 3,110

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 73

18 to 24 years : 156

25 to 34 years : 201

35 to 44 years : 115

45 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 12

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 84

18 to 24 years : 123

25 to 34 years : 487

35 to 44 years : 533

45 to 54 years : 475

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 82

65 to 74 years : 228

75 years and over : 109


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 21,731

Now married, except separated : 14,229

Divorced : 6,494

Separated : 1,865

Widowed : 2,859

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 6,849

Now married, except separated : 12,213

Divorced : 3,975

Separated : 1,160

Widowed : 2,709

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 164

Now married, except separated : 365

Divorced : 97

Separated : 25

Widowed : 25

Foreign born:

Never married : 518

Now married, except separated : 1,190

Divorced : 179

Separated : 164

Widowed : 85


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 7,080

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 9,668

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5,071

$15,000 to $24,999 : 7,310

$25,000 to $34,999 : 5,564

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,433

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,525

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,237

$75,000 or more : 2,290

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 2,543

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,050

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,247

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,186

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,776

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,760

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,589

$65,000 to $74,999 : 996

$75,000 or more : 1,759

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 17

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 136

$10,000 to $14,999 : 58

$15,000 to $24,999 : 91

$25,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $49,999 : 181

$50,000 to $64,999 : 37

$65,000 to $74,999 : 79

$75,000 or more : 26

Foreign born:

No income : 334

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 457

$10,000 to $14,999 : 210

$15,000 to $24,999 : 331

$25,000 to $34,999 : 282

$35,000 to $49,999 : 267

$50,000 to $64,999 : 124

$65,000 to $74,999 : 10

$75,000 or more : 121


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 21,828

Born in other state of the United States : 28,945

Native; born outside the United States : 33,646

Foreign born : 23,135


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Under 3 years : 3,984

3 and 4 years : 3,252

5 years : 1,075

6 to 8 years : 3,773

9 to 11 years : 3,708

12 to 14 years : 3,456

15 to 17 years : 3,238


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 3,322

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,530

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,992

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,240

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,154

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,321

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,660

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,264

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,028

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,950

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,919

$75,000 to $99,999 : 4,241

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2,119

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,153

$150,000 to $199,999 : 774

$200,000 or more : 693


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Portsmouth City, Virginia is 96,209



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Portsmouth City, Virginia: 46,465
Female Population in Portsmouth City, Virginia: 49,744


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Portsmouth City, Virginia: 33.1
Median Female Resident Age in Portsmouth City, Virginia: 36.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Portsmouth City, Virginia


White


Both sexes

40.7

Male

38.5

Female

43.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.1

Male

31.0

Female

35.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.8

Male

34.7

Female

36.2

Asian


Both sexes

37.6

Male

35.4

Female

39.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.2

Male

27.5

Female

35.0

Other


Both sexes

28.0

Male

28.5

Female

27.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.0

Male

16.8

Female

19.1

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.8

Male

25.9

Female

25.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.4

Male

39.1

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,933

No health insurance coverage : 240

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,856

No health insurance coverage : 533

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,010

No health insurance coverage : 1,317

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,613

No health insurance coverage : 1,882

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,807

No health insurance coverage : 1,124

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,159

No health insurance coverage : 850

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,244

No health insurance coverage : 939

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,850

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,194

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,895

No health insurance coverage : 243

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,316

No health insurance coverage : 493

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,181

No health insurance coverage : 1,499

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,928

No health insurance coverage : 1,761

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,391

No health insurance coverage : 1,131

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,176

No health insurance coverage : 1,451

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,176

No health insurance coverage : 854

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,847

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,673

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,551

No employer-based health insurance : 2,622

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,695

No employer-based health insurance : 4,694

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,925

No employer-based health insurance : 2,402

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,225

No employer-based health insurance : 3,270

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,102

No employer-based health insurance : 1,829

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,568

No employer-based health insurance : 2,441

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,090

No employer-based health insurance : 2,093

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,239

No employer-based health insurance : 1,611

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 968

No employer-based health insurance : 1,226

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,101

No employer-based health insurance : 3,037

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,158

No employer-based health insurance : 4,651

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,791

No employer-based health insurance : 2,889

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,858

No employer-based health insurance : 3,831

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,109

No employer-based health insurance : 2,413

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,155

No employer-based health insurance : 2,472

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,485

No employer-based health insurance : 2,545

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,468

No employer-based health insurance : 2,379

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,151

No employer-based health insurance : 2,522


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 63,863

Born in other state in the United States : 29,429

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 129

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 603

Foreign born : 2,185


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Speak only English : 84,842

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 1,957

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 734

German or other West Germanic languages : 181

Slavic languages : 134

Other Indo-European languages : 235

Korean : 14

Chinese : 191

Vietnamese : 0

Tagalog : 240

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 317

Other and unspecified languages : 99


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 239

No Medicare coverage : 11,323

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,555

No Medicare coverage : 25,390

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,950

No Medicare coverage : 94

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 414

No Medicare coverage : 10,533

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,569

No Medicare coverage : 28,979

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 7,322

No Medicare coverage : 198


(updated 2013)



Races in Portsmouth City, Virginia


  • White: 39,636
  • African American: 51,017
  • American Indian: 249
  • Asian: 904
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 30
  • Some Other Race: 1,178
  • Two or More Races: 3,195



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Portsmouth City, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Portsmouth City, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 322   (1.11%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 169   (0.58%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 510   (1.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,245   (4.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 826   (2.84%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,501   (5.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,239   (4.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,217   (4.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 8,698   (29.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,468   (8.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5,209   (17.89%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,834   (6.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,430   (8.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 836   (2.87%)
  • Professional School Degree: 453   (1.56%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 165   (0.57%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 390   (1.13%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 243   (0.7%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 602   (1.74%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,595   (4.61%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,188   (3.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,707   (4.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,511   (4.37%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,558   (4.51%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 10,021   (28.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,986   (8.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5,854   (16.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,997   (5.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,361   (9.72%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,267   (3.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 219   (0.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 64   (0.19%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 977

5 to 9 years : 5,220

10 to 14 years : 5,586

15 to 17 years : 3,008

18 and 19 years : 1,076

20 to 24 years : 2,104

25 to 34 years : 2,685

35 years and over : 1,827

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 469

5 to 9 years : 619

10 to 14 years : 369

15 to 17 years : 203

18 and 19 years : 128

20 to 24 years : 458

25 to 34 years : 401

35 years and over : 536

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,806

5 to 9 years : 153

10 to 14 years : 101

15 to 17 years : 114

18 and 19 years : 952

20 to 24 years : 5,748

25 to 34 years : 12,040

35 years and over : 45,616


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Portsmouth City Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 998, Portsmouth, VA 23705, Phone: (757) 393-8742, Students: 15,872 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Churchland Academy Elem.


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 4061 Rivershore Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 686-2527, Students: 1,060 )

  • Churchland Middle


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 4051 River Shore Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 686-2512, Students: 976 )

  • Douglass Park Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 34 Grand St, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 393-8646, Students: 776 )

  • James Hurst Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 18 Dahlgren Ave, Portsmouth, VA 23702, Phone: (757) 558-2811, Students: 758 )

  • Churchland Elem.


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 5601 Michael Ln, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 686-2523, Students: 744 )

  • Cradock Middle


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 21 Alden Ave, Portsmouth, VA 23702, Phone: (757) 393-8788, Students: 731 )

  • John Tyler Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3649 Hartford St, Portsmouth, VA 23707, Phone: (757) 393-8879, Students: 692 )

  • Wm. E. Waters Middle


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 600 Roosevelt Blvd, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 558-2813, Students: 671 )

  • Churchland Primary & Intermed


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 5700 Hedgerow Ln, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 686-2519, Students: 667 )

  • Brighton Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1100 Portsmouth Blvd., Portsmouth, VA 23704, Phone: (757) 393-8870, Students: 662 )

  • Lakeview Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1300 Horne Ave, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 465-2901, Students: 653 )

  • Westhaven Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3701 Clifford St, Portsmouth, VA 23707, Phone: (757) 393-8855, Students: 627 )

  • Hodges Manor Elem.


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1201 Cherokee Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 465-2921, Students: 568 )

  • Olive Branch Elem.


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 415 Mimosa Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 465-2926, Students: 463 )

  • Stephen H. Clarke Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2801 Turnpike Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23707, Phone: (757) 393-8527, Students: 460 )

  • Park View Elem.


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1401 Crawford Pkwy, Portsmouth, VA 23704, Phone: (757) 393-8647, Students: 434 )

  • Simonsdale Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 132 Byers Ave, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 465-2917, Students: 303 )

  • Dac Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 401 West Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23707, Phone: (757) 393-8791, Students: 83 )

  • New Directions Center


    ( Location: 2801 Turnpike Road, Portsmouth, VA 23707, Phone: (757) 393-8728, )

  • Mount Herman Preschool Center


    ( Location: 3000 North St., Portsmouth, VA 23707, Phone: (757) 393-8825, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Churchland High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4301 Cedar Ln, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 686-2500, Students: 1,862 )

  • Woodrow Wilson High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1401 Elmhurst Ln, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 465-2907, Students: 1,351 )

  • I. C. Norcom High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1801 London Blvd, Portsmouth, VA 23704, Phone: (757) 393-5442, Students: 1,331 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Portsmouth Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3214 Elliott Avenue, Portsmouth, VA 23702, Phone: (757) 393-0725, Students: 768 )

  • Alliance Christian Schools Inc


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 5809 Portsmouth Blvd, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 488-5552, Students: 230 )

  • Portsmouth Catholic Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2301 Oregon Avenue, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 488-6744, Students: 182 )

  • Court Street Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Court & Queen Streets, Portsmouth, VA 23704, Phone: (757) 393-2312, Students: 107 )

  • Christopher Academy


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box 6103, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 484-6776, Students: 83 )

  • Torah Day School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3110 Sterling Point Drive, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 686-2480, Students: 43 )

  • Crawford Day School


    ( Grades: 3-12, Location: 825 Crawford Parkway, Portsmouth, VA 23704, Phone: (757) 391-6675, Students: 34 )

  • Tinker Bell Day Care


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 21 Mohican Drive, Portsmouth, VA 23701, Phone: (757) 488-6174, Students: 14 )

  • Montessori Preparatory School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 4811 High Street W, Portsmouth, VA 23703, Phone: (757) 484-7229, Students: 2 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Churchland Branch


    4934 High Street West, Portsmouth, VA 23703

  • Cradock Branch


    28 Prospect Parkway, Portsmouth, VA 23702

  • Manor Branch


    1401 Elmhurst Lane, Portsmouth, VA 23701

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Portsmouth Public Library


    601 Court Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Portsmouth City, Virginia


  • African American Historical Society Of Portsmouth Inc


    Po Box 2468, Portsmouth, VA 23702

  • Boogie On The Bay Shag Club Inc


    Po Box 3291, Portsmouth, VA 23701

  • Children's Museum Of Virginia


    221 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    http://www.childrensmuseumva.com

  • Friends Of Chevra Thelim Inc


    Po Box 7962, Portsmouth, VA 23707

  • Hill House


    221 North St, Portsmouth, VA 23704

  • Jewish Museum And Cultural Center


    607 Effingham St, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    http://www.jewishmuseumportsmouth.org

  • Monitor Merrimac Memorial


    218 Florida Ave, Portsmouth, VA 23707

  • Olde Towne Civic League Foundation


    Po Box 902, Portsmouth, VA 23707

  • Portsmouth Museum Of Military History


    701 Court St, Portsmouth, VA 23704

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Portsmouth City, Virginia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Portsmouth City, Virginia.

Area Features of Portsmouth City, Virginia


Bar


(1) Craney Flat  

Bay


(1) Lake Kingman  

Bridge


(1) Churchland Bridge   (2) Hodges Ferry Bridge   (3) West Norfolk Bridge  

Building


(1) Autumn Care Of Portsmouth Nursing Home   (2) Beazley Community Center   (3) Carrington Place Of Chesapeake   (4) Chesapeake Fire Department Station 12 Western Branch   (5) Chesapeake Fire Department Station 9 Camelot   (6) Chevra T Helim Jewish Museum And Cultural Center   (7) Children   (8) Children S Museum Of Virginia   (9) Churchland Branch Portsmouth Public Library   (10) Churchland House Assisted Living Facility   (11) City Of Chesapeake Police Department Deep Creek   (12) Confederate War Memorial   (13) Courthouse Galleries   (14) Eastern Medical Transport   (15) Emily Green Shores Assisted Living Facility   (16) Golden Living Center At Portsmouth Nursing Home   (17) Jamestown Avenue Fire Station Number 3   (18) Lightship Museum   (19) Manor Branch Portsmouth Public Library   (20) Mayfair House Assisted Living Faicility   (21) Monroe Ward Fire Station   (22) Naval Shipyard Museum   (23) Norfolk Naval Shipyard Fire Department   (24) Portmouth County Sheriff S Office   (25) Portsmouth City Courthouse   (26) Portsmouth City Hall   (27) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Medical Services Station 10   (28) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Medical Services Station 11   (29) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Medical Services Station 12   (30) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Medical Services Station 3   (31) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Medical Services Station 4   (32) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Medical Services Station 7   (33) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Medical Services Station 9   (34) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Services Administration   (35) Portsmouth Fire Rescue And Emergency Services Station 1   (36) Portsmouth Historical Society Museum   (37) Portsmouth Orphans Home   (38) Portsmouth Police Department   (39) Portsmouth Police Department Compound   (40) Portsmouth Police Department Training Academy   (41) Portsmouth Police Detectives   (42) Portsmouth Public Library   (43) Portsmouth Public Library Craddock Branch Library   (44) Prentis Fire Station Number 6   (45) Province Place Of Maryview Assisted Living Facility   (46) Sentara Nursing Center At Portsmouth   (47) The Portsmouth Museum Of Military History   (48) Tidewater Navy Emergency Medical Services   (49) Veterans Memorial Building   (50) Virginia Hazardous Cargo Inspection Center   (51) Virginia Sports Hall Of Fame   (52) Wavy - Tv Station Facility   (53) Wesley Community Center   (54) Ymca Of Portsmouth  

Canal


(1) Gilmerton Deep Creek Canal  

Cape


(1) Drum Point   (2) Hatton Point   (3) Hospital Point   (4) Lovett Point   (5) Money Point   (6) Pinner Point  

Cemetery


(1) Cedar Grove Cemetery   (2) Evergreen Memorial Park   (3) Greenlawn Memorial Park   (4) Jewish Cemetery   (5) Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   (6) Mount Calvary Cemetery   (7) Oak Grove Cemetery   (8) Olive Branch Cemetery   (9) Saint Pauls Cemetery   (10) Trinity Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Lower Reach   (2) Town Point Reach   (3) Upper Reach  

Church


(1) Alexander Baptist Church   (2) Alliance Tabernacle   (3) Antioch Church Of God In Christ   (4) Asbury United Methodist Church   (5) Bethany Baptist Church   (6) Bethel Temple Church   (7) Biltmore Baptist Church   (8) Brighton Rock African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church   (9) Broad Street United Methodist Church   (10) Calvary Baptist Church   (11) Calvary Evangelical Baptist Church   (12) Celestial Baptist Church   (13) Centenary United Methodist Church   (14) Centennial Baptist Church   (15) Central Baptist Church   (16) Central Methodist Episcopal Church   (17) Cheyra Thilim Synagogue   (18) Christian Restoration Outreach Temple   (19) Church Of Christ   (20) Church Of God   (21) Church Of God Of Prophecy   (22) Church Of The Resurrection   (23) Churchland Baptist Church   (24) Collinswood Baptist Church   (25) Community United Presbyterian Church   (26) Cottage Place Methodist Church   (27) Court Street Baptist Church   (28) Cradock Baptist Church   (29) Cradock Methodist Church   (30) Cradock Presbyterian Church   (31) Ebenezer Baptist Church   (32) Elm Avenue Baptist Church   (33) Elm Avenue Methodist Church   (34) Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (35) Emmanuel Episcopal Church   (36) Fairview Heights Baptist Church   (37) Fairwood Agape Baptist Church   (38) Faith Evangelical Church   (39) Fifth Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (40) First Baptist Church   (41) First Baptist Church Of South Portsmouth   (42) First Christian Church   (43) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (44) First Church Of Deliverance   (45) First Congregational Church   (46) First Freewill Baptist Church   (47) First Friends Church   (48) First Friends Church Historical   (49) First Lutheran Church   (50) First Pentecostal Church Of Christ Holiness   (51) First Presbyterian Church   (52) Fourth Street Baptist Church   (53) Gomley Chesed Synagogue   (54) Greater Revival Center   (55) Green Acres Presbyterian Church   (56) Green Street Baptist Church   (57) Grove Park Baptist Church   (58) Haddonfield Church   (59) Highland Baptist Church   (60) Highland Park Pentecostal Holiness Church   (61) Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church   (62) Holy Communion Lutheran Church   (63) Holy Light Church   (64) Holy Way Temple Of Faith   (65) House Of Prayer For All People   (66) Jackson Memorial Baptist Church   (67) Jerusalem Church Of God In Christ   (68) Joyous House Church   (69) Liberty New Testament Church   (70) Monumental United Methodist Church   (71) Mount Bethel Reformed Zion United Apostolic Church   (72) Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (73) Mount Carmel Baptist Church   (74) Mount Hermon Baptist Temple   (75) Mount Nebo Church   (76) Mount Sinai Church   (77) New Beginning Christian Center   (78) New Covenant Church   (79) New Covenant Tabernacle Church   (80) New Hope Baptist Church   (81) New Hope Church   (82) New Jerusalem Family Church   (83) New Life Christian Fellowship Church At Western Branch   (84) New Saint Thomas Baptist Church   (85) New Testament Church   (86) Noble Street Baptist Church   (87) Olive Branch Baptist Church   (88) Our Lady Of Victory Roman Catholic Church   (89) Park View Baptist Church   (90) Park View Christian Church   (91) Park View Methodist Episcopal Church   (92) Pinecrest Baptist Church   (93) Port Norfolk Baptist Church   (94) Port Norfolk Pentecostal Assembly Church   (95) Portsmouth Assembly Of God Church   (96) Portsmouth Christian Church   (97) Portsmouth Church Of Christ   (98) Portsmouth Church Of The Nazarene   (99) Portsmouth Seventh Day Adventist Church   (100) Prentiss Park Presbyterian Church   (101) Prentiss Park Seventh Day Adventist Church   (102) Providence African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church   (103) Redeemer Lutheran Church   (104) Rehoboth African Methodist Episcopal Church   (105) Revival Center Prayer Tower   (106) Saint Andrew Lutheran Church   (107) Saint Andrews United Methodist Church   (108) Saint James Church Of God In Christ   (109) Saint James Episcopal Church   (110) Saint Johns Baptist Church   (111) Saint Johns Episcopal Church   (112) Saint Josephs Convent   (113) Saint Mark Church Of God In Christ   (114) Saint Mark United Methodist Church   (115) Saint Marks Missionary Baptist Church   (116) Saint Matthew Church Of Christ Holiness   (117) Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church   (118) Saint Pauls Catholic Church   (119) Saint Thereses Catholic Church   (120) Simonsdale Presbyterian Church   (121) South Street Baptist Church   (122) Sunrise Community Church   (123) Surry Street Baptist Church   (124) Sweethaven Baptist Church   (125) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (126) Third Baptist Church   (127) Trinity Church   (128) Trinity Episcopal Church   (129) Trinity Temple Church   (130) Truth Transformation Ministries   (131) Union Pentecostal Church Number 2   (132) United Congregational Christian Church   (133) Wesley Methodist Episcopal Church   (134) West End United Methodist Church   (135) West Norfolk Baptist Church   (136) West Side Christian Church   (137) Western Branch Baptist Church   (138) Westhaven Baptist Church   (139) Wright Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church   (140) Zion Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Portsmouth  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 296   (2) Interchange 297  

Dam


(1) Mathews Dam  

Flat


(1) Ludlow Flats  

Harbor


(1) Holiday Harbor   (2) Scott S Creek Marina  

Hospital


(1) Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center   (2) Naval Medical Center Portsmouth   (3) Portsmouth General Hospital   (4) Portsmouth Health Center  

Island


(1) Craney Island  

Locale


(1) Bide-a-wee Golf Club   (2) Cavalier Business Center   (3) Cavalier Industrial Park   (4) Churchland Place Shopping Center   (5) Churchland Shopping Center   (6) Churchland Square Shopping Center   (7) Craney Island Disposal Area   (8) Elizabeth Manor Golf And Country Club   (9) Elmhurst Sqaure Shopping Center   (10) Gilmerton Shopping Center   (11) Greenwood Industrial Park   (12) Hampton Roads Sanitation District Nansemond Sewage Treatment Plant   (13) Harbor View Commerce Park North   (14) Harbor View Commerce Park South   (15) Kings Plaza Shopping Center   (16) Lakeview East Industrial Park   (17) Lakeview West Industrial Park   (18) Lilley Farms And Nursery   (19) Manor Village Shopping Center   (20) Marketplace At Harbor View Shopping Center   (21) Midcity Shopping Center   (22) Pier A   (23) Pier C   (24) Plaza Shopping Center   (25) Poplar Hill Plaza Shopping Center   (26) Portsmouth City Craney Island Landfill   (27) Portsmouth Plaza And Commerce Center   (28) Seventh And Lincoln Shopping Center   (29) Simons Dale Shopping Center   (30) Southeastern Public Service Authority Incinerator   (31) Sterling Center Commons Shopping Center   (32) Suburban Country Club   (33) Taylor Executive Center   (34) The Links At City Park   (35) Tidewater Marina   (36) Tower Mall Shopping Center   (37) Town And Country Shopping Center   (38) Towne Point Shops   (39) Towne Point Square Shopping Center   (40) Westgate Plaza Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Coast Guard Station Portsmouth   (2) Craney Island Fuel Depot   (3) Fort Norfolk Historical   (4) Naval Medical Center Portsmouth   (5) Naval Shipyard Norfolk   (6) Naval Station Norfolk Saint Juliens Creek Annex  

Park


(1) Afton Park   (2) Afton Square   (3) Bruce Johnson Memorial Park   (4) Churchland Park   (5) Craddock Historic District   (6) Frank D Lawrence Stadium   (7) Franklin Circle Park   (8) Park View Historic District   (9) Port Norfolk Historic District   (10) Portsmouth Olde Town Historic District   (11) River Front Park   (12) Truxtun Historic District   (13) Westhaven Recreation Center   (14) Woodland Park  

Populated Place


(1) Academy Park   (2) Admiralty Mobile Home Court   (3) Ahoy Shores   (4) Alantic City   (5) Alexander Corner   (6) Armistead Forest   (7) Barnes Trailer Park   (8) Belvedere   (9) Brandon Square   (10) Brentwood   (11) Briarwood   (12) Broadmoor   (13) Bruce   (14) Cavalier Manor   (15) Cedar Point   (16) Chesapeake Mobile Home Park   (17) Churchland   (18) Churchland West   (19) Cradock   (20) Dale Homes   (21) Douglas Park   (22) Dunedin   (23) Edgefield   (24) Edgewood Park   (25) Elizabeth Acres   (26) Geneva Mobile Home Park   (27) Geneva Park   (28) Geneva Shores   (29) Gilmerton   (30) Gosport   (31) Green Acres   (32) Green Lakes   (33) Greenbriar   (34) Greenfield Farms   (35) Grove Park   (36) Hatton Point   (37) Highland-biltmore   (38) Hodges Manor   (39) Holly Acres   (40) Huntersville   (41) Kingman   (42) Lamper Place   (43) Long Point   (44) Loxley Gardens   (45) Loxley Place   (46) Manor View   (47) Mayflower Park   (48) Merrifield   (49) Millville   (50) Newtown   (51) Norcum Park   (52) Norport Homes   (53) Oregon Acres   (54) Oregon Gardens   (55) Park Manor   (56) Parkview   (57) Peachtree   (58) Pine Acres   (59) Pinehurst   (60) Point Elizabeth   (61) Port Norfolk   (62) Portsmouth   (63) Portsmouth Acres   (64) Portsmouth Heights   (65) Prentiss Park   (66) Pride Homes   (67) River Park   (68) River Shore   (69) Shea Terrace   (70) Siesta Gardens   (71) Silverwood   (72) Simonsdale   (73) Southampton   (74) Sterling Point   (75) Stewart Manor   (76) Stone Bridge   (77) Swanson Homes   (78) Sweetbrier   (79) Trailer Acres Mobile Home Park   (80) Twin Pines   (81) Victory Park   (82) Waterview   (83) West Norfolk   (84) West Park Homes   (85) West Park Manor   (86) Westhaven   (87) Westhaven Park   (88) Westwood   (89) Wetsmoreland   (90) Williams Court   (91) Windy Pines   (92) Woodbine   (93) Woodland Terrace   (94) Woodshire Mobile Home Park   (95) Wynnewood   (96) Yadkin  

Post Office


(1) Churchland Station Portsmouth Post Office   (2) Cradock Station Portsmouth Post Office   (3) Deep Creek Station Chesapeake Post Office   (4) Olive Station Portsmouth Post Office   (5) Portside Post Office   (6) Portsmouth Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Green Lake   (2) Horseshoe Lake   (3) Lake Cavalier   (4) Lake Collins   (5) Lake Forest   (6) Lake Jean   (7) Lake Pam   (8) Mathews Lake  

School


(1) Academy Park School   (2) Alliance Christian School   (3) Brighton Elementary School   (4) Busy Bee Nursery - Kindergarten   (5) Camelot Elementary School   (6) Cavalier Manor Elementary School   (7) Central Christian Academy   (8) Christopher Academy   (9) Churchland Academy Elementary School   (10) Churchland Elementary School   (11) Churchland High School   (12) Churchland Middle School   (13) Churchland Primary And Intermediate School   (14) Court Street Academy   (15) Cradock High School   (16) Cradock Middle School   (17) Cradock Technical And Career Center   (18) Dac Center For Learning   (19) Deep Creek Elementary School   (20) Deep Creek Middle School   (21) Douglass Park Elementary School   (22) Emily Spong Elementary School   (23) Excel Campus School   (24) Frederick Military Academy   (25) G A Treakle Elementary School   (26) Gibson School   (27) Green Street Public School Historical   (28) Highland Biltmore Elementary School   (29) Hodges Manor Elementary School   (30) Hunt - Mapp Middle School   (31) Hunt Junior High School   (32) I C Norcom High School   (33) James Hurst Elementary School   (34) Jefferson School   (35) John Tyler Elementary School   (36) Joyous Sound Education And Enrichment Center   (37) Lakeview Elementary School   (38) Lee School   (39) Manor High School   (40) Marshall School   (41) Moffett Place School   (42) Montessori Preparatory School   (43) Mount Hermon Preschool Center   (44) Northern Shores Elementary School   (45) Olive Branch Elementary School   (46) Our Lady Of Victory School   (47) Park View Elementary School   (48) Pines Treatment Center   (49) Port Norfolk Elementary School   (50) Portsmouth Catholic Elementary School   (51) Portsmouth Catholic High School Convent   (52) Portsmouth Christian School   (53) Portsmouth City New Directions Alternative Center   (54) Riddick-weaver School   (55) Robert E Lee Preschool Center   (56) S H Clark Academy   (57) Saint Josephs Academy   (58) Shea Terrace Elementary School   (59) Shipyard School Historical   (60) Simonsdale Elementary School   (61) Sweethaven Christian Academy   (62) Truxtun School   (63) Victory Elementary School   (64) Western Branch High School   (65) Western Branch Intermediate School   (66) Western Branch Middle School   (67) Western Branch Primary School   (68) Westhaven Elementary School   (69) Wm E Waters Middle School   (70) Woodrow Wilson High School  

Stream


(1) Baines Creek   (2) Blows Creek   (3) Craney Island Creek   (4) Deep Creek   (5) Drum Point Creek   (6) Eastern Branch Elizabeth River   (7) Gosport Creek   (8) Hoffler Creek   (9) Hull Creek   (10) Lilly Creek   (11) Saint Julian Creek   (12) Scott Creek   (13) Smith Creek   (14) Southern Branch Elizabeth River   (15) Sterns Creek   (16) Streeter Creek   (17) Western Branch Elizabeth River  

Tower


(1) W68b-tv Driver   (2) Wbsk-am Portsmouth   (3) Wfog-fm Suffolk   (4) Wfos-fm Portsmouth   (5) Wnhs-fm Portsmouth   (6) Wnis-am Norfolk   (7) Wnis-am Portsmouth   (8) Wpce-am Portsmouth   (9) Wrap-am Norfolk  

Tunnel


(1) Downtown Tunnel  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Portsmouth City, Virginia

23703 (pop. 27,625) 23701 (pop. 27,298) 23704 (pop. 19,166)
23707 (pop. 14,867) 23702 (pop. 11,430) 23708 (pop. 179)


Counties Nearby Portsmouth City, Virginia

Chesapeake City, VA  (pop. 228,092) 5.5 Miles
Norfolk City, VA  (pop. 245,262) 6.1 Miles
Hampton City, VA  (pop. 136,507) 14.1 Miles
Virginia Beach City, VA  (pop. 445,561) 14.3 Miles
Suffolk City, VA  (pop. 85,228) 15.9 Miles
Newport News City, VA  (pop. 181,043) 18.3 Miles
Isle Of Wight County, VA  (pop. 35,436) 20.1 Miles
Poquoson City, VA  (pop. 11,775) 20.9 Miles
York County, VA  (pop. 66,142) 26.5 Miles
Franklin City, VA  (pop. 8,728) 34.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Portsmouth City, Virginia

757



Elevation in Portsmouth City, Virginia is 20.0 ft. (6.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Portsmouth City, Virginia

Lat: 36.831298 N        Long: -76.345641 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Portsmouth City, Virginia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Virginia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.88 1.72 0.45 1.12 0.00 2.22
  Energy-Only Providers 4.59 4.42 4.52 4.52 0.00 4.53
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.22 2.42 1.09 1.22 0.00 2.86
  Energy-Only Providers 4.50 4.33 4.46 4.46 0.00 4.45
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.23
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.50
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.32 8.63 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 6.47 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.44
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.48 4.08 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.49
  Energy-Only Providers 7.55 7.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.55
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.52 0.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.37
  Energy-Only Providers 9.60 9.81 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.73
  Full-Service Providers 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Portsmouth City, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,438   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,583   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,609   (6.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 4,721   (11.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 6,105   (14.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 5,844   (13.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 5,732   (13.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 3,511   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2,239   (5.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,764   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 885   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 410   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,985   (7.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,896   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 2,241

1 vehicle available : 6,973

2 vehicles available : 1,633

3 vehicles available : 146

4 or more vehicles available : 149

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 867

1 vehicle available : 3,534

2 vehicles available : 5,845

3 vehicles available : 1,539

4 or more vehicles available : 439

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 462

1 vehicle available : 1,738

2 vehicles available : 2,368

3 vehicles available : 1,376

4 or more vehicles available : 453

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 501

1 vehicle available : 1,799

2 vehicles available : 2,462

3 vehicles available : 860

4 or more vehicles available : 975


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

1-person household:

No workers : 5,198

1 worker : 5,944

2-person household:

No workers : 3,682

1 worker : 4,590

2 workers : 3,952

3-person household:

No workers : 650

1 worker : 2,941

2 workers : 2,197

3 workers : 609

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 769

1 worker : 2,313

2 workers : 2,577

3 or more workers : 938


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 34,261

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,971

In 3-person carpool : 439

In 4-person carpool : 97

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 57

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 59

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 839

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 81

Ferryboat : 110

Taxicab : 132

Motorcycle : 90

Bicycle : 200

Walked : 1,438

Other means : 640

Worked at home : 865


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,129

5 to 9 minutes : 3,199

10 to 14 minutes : 5,657

15 to 19 minutes : 7,000

20 to 24 minutes : 6,617

25 to 29 minutes : 2,554

30 to 34 minutes : 7,376

35 to 39 minutes : 1,098

40 to 44 minutes : 1,346

45 to 59 minutes : 2,905

60 to 89 minutes : 1,719

90 or more minutes : 814


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • WRJR (1010 AM; 5.0 kW; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WVXX (1050 AM; 5.0 kW; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wvxx Licensee, Llc)
  • WYRM (1110 AM; 50.0 kW; Carrollton, VA; Owner: Word Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • WJOI (1230 AM; 0.627 kW; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Tidewater Communications, Llc)
  • WTJZ (1270 AM; 15.0 kW; Hampton, VA; Owner: Chesapeake-portsmouth Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Newport News, VA; Owner: Mhr License Llc)
  • WGPL (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Portsmouth, VA; Owner: Christian Broadcasting Of Norfolk, Inc.)
  • WPCE (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Portsmouth, VA; Owner: Christian Broadcasting Of Portsmouth, Inc.)
  • WBVA (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Virginia Beach, VA; Owner: R. Clinton Stackhouse, Jr., Interim Trustee)
  • WXTG (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Hampton, VA; Owner: Red Zebra Broadcasting Licensee (norfolk), Llc)
  • WXTG (1490 AM; 0.97 kW; Hampton, VA; Owner: Red Zebra Broadcasting Licensee (norfolk), Llc)
  • WVAB (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Virginia Beach, VA; Owner: R. Clinton Stackhouse, Jr., Interim Trustee)
  • WCPK (1600 AM; 4.2 kW; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Christian Broadcasting Of Chesapeake, Inc.)
  • WHKT (1650 AM; 10.0 kW; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WR2XJR (670 AM; 0.7 kW; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Chesapeake-portsmouth Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (720 AM; 20.0 kW; Windsor, VA; Owner: Charles A. Hecht And Alfredo Alonso)
  • WWWJ (720 AM; 2.2 kW; Carrollton, VA; Owner: Twin County Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WNIS (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Hampton, VA; Owner: Commonwealth Radio, L.l.c.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50.0 kW; Smithfield, VA; Owner: Sinclair Telecable, Inc.)
  • NEW (890 AM; 1.0 kW; Surry, VA; Owner: Jackman Properties, L.l.c.)
  • WKGM (940 AM; 10.0 kW; Smithfield, VA; Owner: Wkgm, Inc.)
  • WKGM (940 AM; 3.1 kW; Surry, VA; Owner: Wkgm, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • WXMM (100.5 FM; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Mhr License Llc)
  • WWDE-FM (101.3 FM; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Entercom Norfolk License, Llc)
  • WXTG-FM (102.1 FM; Virginia Beach, VA; Owner: Red Zebra Broadcasting Licensee (norfolk), Llc)
  • WOWI (102.9 FM; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WNVZ (104.5 FM; Hampton, VA; Owner: Entercom Norfolk License, Llc)
  • WKUS (105.3 FM; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WUSH (106.1 FM; Hampton, VA; Owner: Commonwealth Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WUSH (106.1 FM; Portsmouth, VA; Owner: Commonwealth Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WAFX (106.9 FM; Windsor, VA; Owner: Tidewater Communications, Llc)
  • WJCD (107.7 FM; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WHOV (88.1 FM; Hampton, VA; Owner: Hampton University)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Newport News, VA; Owner: Pensacola Christian College, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Surry, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • WJLZ (88.5 FM; Virginia Beach, VA; Owner: Virginia Beach Educational Broadcasting Foundation, Inc.)
  • WFOS (88.7 FM; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Chesapeake Public Schools)
  • WHRV (89.5 FM; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunictns Assn Inc)
  • WHRO-FM (90.3 FM; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunictns Assn Inc)
  • WNSB (91.1 FM; Portsmouth, VA; Owner: Norfolk State University Board Of Visitors)
  • WYCS (91.5 FM; Newport News, VA; Owner: Creative Educational Media Corp. Inc.)
  • WCDG (92.1 FM; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WVBW (92.9 FM; Portsmouth, VA; Owner: Mhr License Llc)
  • WPYA (93.7 FM; Moyock, NC; Owner: Commonwealth Radio, L.l.c.)
  • WPTE (94.9 FM; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Entercom Norfolk License, Llc)
  • WVKL (95.7 FM; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Entercom Norfolk License, Llc)
  • WGH-FM (97.3 FM; Newport News, VA; Owner: Mhr License Llc)
  • WAFX (98.7 FM; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Tidewater Communications, Llc)
  • WNOR (98.7 FM; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Tidewater Communications, Llc)
  • WYFI (99.7 FM; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • WAVY-TV (Channel 10; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Wavy Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WVEC-TV (Channel 13; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Wvec Television, Inc.)
  • WHRO-TV (Channel 15; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Assoc., Inc.)
  • 960111LA (Channel 21; Virginia Beach, VA; Owner: William M. Smith)
  • 960404LP (Channel 21; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Steven Soldinger D/b/a Tidewater)
  • 960718KR (Channel 21; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr)
  • 960723KW (Channel 21; Virginia Beach, VA; Owner: Winstar Broadcasting Corp)
  • 960724LD (Channel 21; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Channel 21 Assoc)
  • 960724LE (Channel 21; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Sinclair Communications Of)
  • 960724LL (Channel 21; Virginia Beach, VA; Owner: The Kralowec Childrens)
  • 960724LM (Channel 21; Moyock, NC; Owner: Virgnia Beach Broadcasting Com)
  • 960919KO (Channel 21; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Old Dominion Broadcasting)
  • 960925KE (Channel 21; Chesapeake, VA; Owner: Parker Communications Services, Inc.)
  • 961001XL (Channel 21; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Roland Anthony Ulloa)
  • 961001XY (Channel 21; Norfolk, VA; Owner: Intermart Broadcasting Of Virginia Beach, Inc)
  • WHRE (Channel 21; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Copeland Channel 21, Llc)
  • WGNT (Channel 27; Suffolk, VA; Owner: The Cw Television Stations Inc)
  • WTKR (Channel 3; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Local Tv Virginia License, Llc)
  • WTVZ-TV (Channel 33; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Wtvz Licensee, Llc)
  • WVBT (Channel 43; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Wavy Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WPXV (Channel 49; Suffolk, VA; Owner: Paxson Communications License Company, Llc)
  • 920203KE (Channel 55; Hampton, VA; Owner: Hampton University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Portsmouth City, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4,785  (24.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,819  (14.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,059  (15.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 27  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,880  (24.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 6,408  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,937  (19.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8,163  (39.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 56  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 305  (1.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Portsmouth City, Virginia

Employed: 43,460
Unemployed: 1,975



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 17.5%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 3.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 32.5%
  • Other: 47%



Water Usage In Portsmouth City, Virginia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.60 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.60 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 6 Farms In Portsmouth City, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Portsmouth City, Virginia

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.1b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Towne Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $14.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 29

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $550.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Suntrust Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $178.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,514

Woodforest National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 763

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Portsmouth City, Virginia

  • Norfolk NAS


    (about 7.9 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: NGU)

  • Norfolk NS


    (about 8.0 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: NGU)

  • Norfolk International


    (about 9.1 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: ORF)

  • Chesapeake Regional


    (about 11.5 miles in Chesapeake, Virginia; Airport Code: VA2)

  • Oceana NAS


    (about 17.3 miles in Virginia Beach, Virginia; Airport Code: NTU)

  • Langley AFB


    (about 17.4 miles in Hampton, Virginia; Airport Code: LFI)

  • Patrick Henry International


    (about 22.3 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Newport News/Williamsburg International


    (about 22.3 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Williamsburg-Jamestown


    (about 34.8 miles in Williamsburg, Virginia; Airport Code: JGG)

  • Currituck County Regional


    (about 35.0 miles in Maple, North Carolina; Airport Code: NC4)

  • Elizabeth City CGAS/Regional


    (about 40.6 miles in Elizabeth City, North Carolina; Airport Code: ECG)

  • Elizabeth


    (about 40.7 miles in Elizabeth City, North Carolina; Airport Code: ECG)

  • Pine Island


    (about 50.5 miles in Corolla, North Carolina; Airport Code: DUF)

  • Northeastern Regional


    (about 56.8 miles in Edenton, North Carolina; Airport Code: EDE)

  • Emporia Greensville Regional


    (about 63.7 miles in Emporia, Virginia; Airport Code: VA1)

  • Accomack County


    (about 64.9 miles in Melfa, Virginia; Airport Code: MFV)

  • Richmond International


    (about 71.0 miles in Richmond, Virginia; Airport Code: RIC)

  • Dare County Regional


    (about 72.7 miles in Manteo, North Carolina; Airport Code: MEO)

  • Halifax County


    (about 80.3 miles in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina; Airport Code: RZZ)

  • Hanover County Municipal


    (about 85.3 miles in Glen Allen, Virginia; Airport Code: VA5)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Portsmouth City, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.85%

Carpooled

15.65%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.60%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.03%

Subway Or Elevated

0.02%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.15%

Taxicab

0.17%

Motorcycle

0.16%

Bicycle

0.60%

Walked

3.27%

Other Means

1.78%

Worked At Home

2.73%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Portsmouth City, Virginia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9,562

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,278

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 955

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,234

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,960

Renter-occupied housing units : 5,421

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6,476

Renter-occupied housing units : 6,474


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,518

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,509

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,262

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,743

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,737

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,018

Householder 75 years and over : 966

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 208

Householder 35 to 44 years : 193

Householder 45 to 54 years : 501

Householder 55 to 59 years : 331

Householder 60 to 64 years : 443

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,309

Householder 75 years and over : 2,215


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Less than 10.0 percent : 462

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 707

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,296

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 2,157

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,836

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,706

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,041

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,895

50.0 percent or more : 4,593

Not computed : 714


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Portsmouth City, Virginia)

Built 2010 or later : $195,200

Built 2000 to 2009 : $223,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $217,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $175,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $180,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $186,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $161,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $148,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $167,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Portsmouth City, Virginia: 64.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Portsmouth City, Virginia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 247 247 $15,644,052
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

247 247 $15,644,052
2000        
  Single Family 213 213 $15,659,635
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

213 213 $15,659,635
2001        
  Single Family 194 194 $13,916,519
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 30 $1,000,000
  Total

199 224 $14,916,519
2002        
  Single Family 153 153 $14,658,816
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

153 153 $14,658,816
2003        
  Single Family 132 132 $17,082,331
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 6 246 $15,046,199
  Total

138 378 $32,128,530
2004        
  Single Family 129 129 $17,460,098
  Two Family 15 30 $2,174,353
  Three and Four Family 16 52 $3,610,959
  Five or More Family 17 168 $11,873,523
  Total

177 379 $35,118,933
2005        
  Single Family 168 168 $17,396,186
  Two Family 19 38 $2,581,156
  Three and Four Family 7 21 $1,311,429
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

194 227 $21,288,771
2006        
  Single Family 193 193 $22,075,218
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

193 193 $22,075,218


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Portsmouth City, VA): $33,742
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Portsmouth City): $81,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Portsmouth City, Virginia

Utility Gas: 64.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.2%
Electricity: 28.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Portsmouth City, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 53.92%
  • Juvenile facilities : 6.38%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 13.29%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.79%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Military quarters : 17.18%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 8.43%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Portsmouth city): $540
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Portsmouth city): $980


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Portsmouth City, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Portsmouth City, Virginia

Family Care Senior Solutions


     Address: 801 Court Street, Portsmouth, Virginia 23704
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/30/1985

Bon Secours Home Care


     Address: 845 Rodman Avenue, Portsmouth, Virginia 23707
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 10/11/1979

Sentara Homecare Services


     Address: 535 Independence Parkway Suite 200, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1982

Marvina Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 1403 Greenbrier Parkway Suite 501, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/14/2000

Medi Home Health Agency Of Tidewater


     Address: 1112 B Eden Way North Suite 200, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/5/2003

Hospitals Close To Portsmouth City, Virginia

Bon Secours - Maryview Medical Center


     Address: 3636 High Street, Portsmouth, Virginia 23707
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Chesapeake General Hospital


     Address: 736 Battlefield Blvd N, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Sentara Norfolk Genl Hosp


     Address: 600 Gresham Dr, Norfolk, Virginia 23507
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Bon Secours - Depaul Medical Center


     Address: 150 Kingsley Lane, Norfolk, Virginia 23505
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Sentara Leigh Hospital


     Address: 830 Kempsville Rd, Norfolk, Virginia 23502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Portsmouth City, Virginia

Autumn Care Of Portsmouth


     Address: 3610 Winchester Dr, Portsmouth, Virginia 23707
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Sentara Nursing Center Portsmo


     Address: 4201 Greenwood Drive, Portsmouth, Virginia 23701
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 119
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Golden Livingcenter- Portsmouth


     Address: 900 London Boulevard, Portsmouth, Virginia 23704
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Chesapeake Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 688 Kingsborough Square, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 229
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Sentara Nsg Cntr Chesapeake


     Address: 776 Oak Grove Rd Po Box 1277, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Portsmouth City, Virginia

Name: Surry
Address: 5570 Hog Island Road; Surry, VA 23883
Distance: 30 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Portsmouth City, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 10,170
    Disabled Workers: 2,925
    Widowers Workers: 1,845
    Spouses Workers: 730
    Children Workers: 1,675


(updated 2007)



Portsmouth City, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 60.99%
  • Bush & Cheney 38.48%
  • Other 0.53%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Portsmouth City, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Portsmouth city, VA

12.99 % of Portsmouth city tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,726

Virginia Average 11.06 %

0.59 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,064

Virginia Average 0.41 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Portsmouth city, VA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Chesapeake , VA 2.91 % ($29,004 AGI )
  • Virginia Beach , VA 1.65 % ($34,399 AGI )
  • Norfolk , VA 1.62 % ($27,518 AGI )
  • Suffolk , VA 1.06 % ($29,397 AGI )
  • Newport News , VA 0.27 % ($27,765 AGI )
  • Hampton , VA 0.24 % ($35,258 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.10 % ($39,472 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.07 % ($36,630 AGI )
  • Onslow County , NC 0.07 % ($30,577 AGI )
  • Honolulu County , HI 0.07 % ($29,640 AGI )

Relocation away from Portsmouth city, VA

11.75 % of Portsmouth city tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,441

Virginia Average 10.78 %

0.36 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,552

Virginia Average 0.23 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Portsmouth city, VA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Chesapeake , VA 2.41 % ($34,686 AGI )
  • Norfolk , VA 1.24 % ($27,978 AGI )
  • Suffolk , VA 1.18 % ($41,580 AGI )
  • Virginia Beach , VA 1.17 % ($28,405 AGI )
  • Newport News , VA 0.29 % ($24,726 AGI )
  • Hampton , VA 0.26 % ($28,227 AGI )
  • Isle Of Wight County , VA 0.20 % ($43,041 AGI )
  • Onslow County , NC 0.08 % ($28,387 AGI )
  • Gates County , NC 0.08 % ($34,933 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.08 % ($29,679 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Virginia

Low Bracket: $3,000 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $17,000 (5.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Virginia

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Portsmouth City, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Portsmouth City, Virginia


On 11/03/1971, a tornado touched down 0.82 miles from the center of Portsmouth City, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 4 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 08/11/2006, a tornado touched down 1.17 miles from the center of Portsmouth City, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/27/1971, a tornado touched down 3.01 miles from the center of Portsmouth City, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 07/10/1959, a tornado touched down 3.7 miles from the center of Portsmouth City, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 08/06/1993, a tornado touched down 4.26 miles from the center of Portsmouth City, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Portsmouth City, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618 17,110 16,891 18,728 19,137 20,081 20,902


(updated 2014)



Jails in Portsmouth City, Virginia


  • Portsmouth City Jail


    701 Crawford Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    Capacity: 248
    Confined: 483
    Avg. Population: 478
    Year Built: 1969

  • Hampton Roads Regional Jail


    2690 Elmhurst Lane, Portsmouth, VA 23701
    Capacity: 1200
    Confined: 1204
    Avg. Population: 1179
    Year Built: 1998


(updated 2006)



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