Virginia Beach, VA
Demographic Data



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Virginia Beach Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Virginia Beach Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
452,602

Age

PEOPLE OF Virginia DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.52
5 To 17 16.33
18 To 24 10.19
25 To 34 16.49
35 To 54 26.57
55 To 64 11.61
65 Years And Over 12.29

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 93.2
COLLEGE GRADUATES 34.2

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Virginia Beach 33250 29724.244862382246 #BED630
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Virginia Beach 67719 32641.53237410072 #BED630
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.2%

Employment Industries in Virginia Beach

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 12.5
Retail 12.0
Public Service 9.5
Accommodation 9.4
Education 9.4
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.7
Construction 6.6
Manufacturing 6.4
Finance 4.9
Other 4.7
Administration 4.2
Transportation 3.4
Real estate 2.7
Wholesale 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 62.9
Black Or African American 18.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 6.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 4.3
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 12.6
Irish 11.2
English 9.4
Italian 5.9
African 4.8
Polish 2.7
French 2.4
Scottish 2.4
Scots-Irish 1.4
European 1.1
Dutch 1.0
Swedish 0.8
Welsh 0.8
Norwegian 0.7
Greek 0.7
British 0.7
Russian 0.6
French Canadian 0.6
Jamaican 0.5
Portuguese 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 87.9
Spanish 4.4
Tagalog 2.8
Chinese 0.7
French 0.5
Langs. of India 0.5
German/Yiddish 0.5
Vietnamese 0.3
Slavic languages 0.3
African languages 0.2
Korean 0.2
Arabic 0.2
Other Asian languages 0.2
Portuguese 0.1
Pacific Island languages 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Italian 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
West Germanic languages 0.1
French Creole 0.1

Foreign Born Virginia Beach Residents:
9.1%