Wards Corner neighborhood in Norfolk, Virginia (VA), 23505 detailed profile



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Area: 0.553 square miles

Population: 4,274

Population density:
Wards Corner:

7,725 people per square mile
Norfolk:

4,581 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Wards Corner in Norfolk, VA neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Age and Sex of Residents in Wards Corner in Norfolk, VA

Races in Wards Corner in Norfolk neighborhood in VA

Household income distribution in 2009 in Wards Corner in Norfolk neighborhood in VA

Median household income in 2013:
Wards Corner:

$43,592
Norfolk:

$44,030

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Wards Corner in Norfolk neighborhood in VA

Median rent in 2013:
Wards Corner:

$799
Norfolk:

$796

Zip codes: 23505.

Males:

2,295
Females:

1,980
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

25.9 years
Whole city:

28.2 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

23.5 years
Whole city:

32.2 years

Average household size:
Wards Corner:

2.2 people
Norfolk:

2.6 people
Percentage of family households:
Wards Corner:

49.2%
Norfolk:

46.4%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

39.2%
Norfolk:

34.0%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Wards Corner:

24.2%
Norfolk:

17.1%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Wards Corner:

13.2%
Norfolk:

14.4%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Wards Corner:

18.8%
Norfolk:

28.1%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Wards Corner:

19.9%
city:

19.1%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Wards Corner:

2.0%
Norfolk:

1.3%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

48.0%
Norfolk:

50.7%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Wards Corner:

42.6%
Norfolk:

40.8%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

1.5%
city:

2.1%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

7.6%
Norfolk:

6.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Wards Corner:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 34
  • 4 rooms: 26
  • 5 rooms: 88
  • 6 rooms: 148
  • 7 rooms: 108
  • 8 rooms: 122
  • 9+ rooms: 127

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wards Corner:

  • 1 room: 73
  • 2 rooms: 18
  • 3 rooms: 204
  • 4 rooms: 507
  • 5 rooms: 262
  • 6 rooms: 129
  • 7 rooms: 95
  • 8 rooms: 59
  • 9+ rooms: 25

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Wards Corner:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 22
  • 2 bedrooms: 127
  • 3 bedrooms: 187
  • 4 bedrooms: 230
  • 5+ bedrooms: 54

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Wards Corner:

  • no bedroom: 78
  • 1 bedroom: 337
  • 2 bedrooms: 577
  • 3 bedrooms: 185
  • 4 bedrooms: 73
  • 5+ bedrooms: 14
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

2.1
Norfolk:

2.0

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

1.3
city:

1.2

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Wards Corner:

76.8%
Norfolk:

72.2%

Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (37.5% of all units):
Wards Corner:

$221,366
Norfolk:

$225,015

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 29
  • 2000 to 2004: 68
  • 1990 to 1999: 128
  • 1980 to 1989: 126
  • 1970 to 1979: 270
  • 1960 to 1969: 133
  • 1950 to 1959: 470
  • 1940 to 1949: 782
  • 1939 or earlier: 67

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

396.3
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in Wards Corner in Norfolk neighborhood in VA

Commute time to work in Wards Corner in Norfolk neighborhood in VA


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    10.5%
    city:

    7.7%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    3.4%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    1.8%
    city:

    2.9%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    0.5%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    4.4%
    city:

    3.7%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    2.2%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    3.4%
    city:

    2.5%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    16.1%
    city:

    17.6%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    18.7%
    city:

    15.7%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    11.1%
    city:

    12.5%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    8.4%
    city:

    6.9%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    7.0%
    city:

    6.1%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    3.5%
    city:

    4.5%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    7.4%
    city:

    6.5%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    3.8%
    city:

    4.6%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    1.1%
    city:

    2.3%

  • Percentage of females in legal occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    1.3%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    12.2%
    city:

    8.4%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    3.7%
    city:

    6.9%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    24.7%
    city:

    25.4%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    36.1%
    city:

    33.7%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    3.0%
    city:

    2.2%

  • Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    2.1%
    city:

    2.1%

  • Percentage of females in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    1.4%
    city:

    0.6%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
Wards Corner:

8.4%
Norfolk:

13.6%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Wards Corner:

    15.1%
    Norfolk:

    14.8%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    Wards Corner:

    14.9%
    Norfolk:

    10.2%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Wards Corner:

    4.6%
    Norfolk:

    1.9%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Wards Corner:

    54.2%
    Norfolk:

    9.1%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Wards Corner:

16.5%
Norfolk:

22.4%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Wards Corner:

2005
Norfolk:

2000

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Wards Corner:

2011
Norfolk:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Wards Corner:

73.8%
Norfolk:

58.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (38%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

State Rte 165 (W Little Creek Rd)

Length: 0.74 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 200 to 599

US Hwy 460 (Granby St)

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: N-S

Roads and streets:

Burleigh Ave

Length: 1.01 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 138 to 699

N Shore Rd

Length: 0.94 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 200 to 699

Maycox Ave

Length: 0.93 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 200 to 699

Birmingham Ave

Length: 0.85 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 100 to 599

Newport Ave

Length: 0.64 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7300 to 7751

Timothy Ave

Length: 0.56 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 400 to 699

Ruthven Rd

Length: 0.56 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7300 to 7809

Restmere Rd

Length: 0.50 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S
Address range: 7400 to 7899

Grantham Rd

Length: 0.48 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW

Sterling St

Length: 0.44 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 200 to 699

Millbrook Rd

Length: 0.41 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 7300 to 7499

Bradford Ave

Length: 0.37 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 200 to 499

Sheryl Dr

Length: 0.35 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 7600 to 7899

Gloucester Ave

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 7600 to 7799

Colony Point Rd

Length: 0.29 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 7300 to 7499

Hariton Ct

Length: 0.29 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 400 to 499

Meads Rd

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 500 to 655

Victory Dr

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 7600 to 7699

Fayver Ave

Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7600 to 7799

Doris Dr

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7700 to 7899

Nesbitt Dr

Length: 0.20 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 7700 to 7899

Butterworth St

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 500 to 599

Bondale Ave

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7600 to 7699

Colonial Ave

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7400 to 7599

Cedar Level Rd

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7400 to 7599

Rebel Rd

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7400 to 7499

Barcliff Rd

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 600 to 699

Lankford Ave

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S
Address range: 7611 to 7699

Sterling Ct

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 100 to 199

Abbott Ln

Length: 0.08 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 7400 to 7499

Elvin Ct

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 7300 to 7399

de Creny Cir

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Chevy Cir

Length: 0.04 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW

Elvin Rd

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 101 to 199

Michael Dr

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 7800 to 7899

Railroad features:

Norfolk Southern Rlwy

Length: 0.22 miles
Direction: SE-NW
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