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Portsmouth city, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2018: 94,632 (all urban); it was 100,565 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 16,979
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,983
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 22,347
Renter-occupied apartments: 15,362 (it was 15,823 in 2000)
% of renters here:

41%
State:

33%

Land area: 33 sq. mi.

Water area: 13.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 2854 people per square mile   (very high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Portsmouth city: 97.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.3%), Educational, health and social services (17.4%), Construction (13.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 58%
  • Government: 12%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Portsmouth city, VA (2018)
    • 50,24150.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 36,11635.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,3274.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3,6423.6%Two or more races
    • 1,3041.3%Asian alone
    • 4470.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 2140.2%Some other race alone
    • 1260.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

35.3 years
Virginia median age:

38.3 years
Males: 46,138  (48.8%)
Females: 48,494  (51.2%)
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Average household size:
Portsmouth city:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2018: $47,919 ($33,742 in 1999)
This county:

$47,919
Virginia:

$72,577

Median contract rent in 2018 for apartments: $855 (lower quartile is $679, upper quartile is $1,059)
This county:

$855
State:

$1045


Estimated median house or condo value in 2018: $182,600 (it was $81,000 in 2000)
Portsmouth city:

$182,600
Virginia:

$281,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $133,800 - $246,800

Mean price in 2018:

Detached houses: $213,036
Here:

$213,036
State:

$371,279

Townhouses or other attached units: $161,121
Here:

$161,121
State:

$357,788

In 2-unit structures: $152,872
Here:

$152,872
State:

$239,928

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,231
Here:

$147,231
State:

$255,836

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $162,169
Here:

$162,169
State:

$316,043

Mobile homes: $85,654
Here:

$85,654
State:

$68,463

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,444
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $515

Institutionalized population: 2,541
Portsmouth city, VA map from a distance
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2018: $2,211 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2018: $1,961 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Portsmouth city, VA in 2018
Distribution of house value in Portsmouth city, VA in 2018
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Portsmouth city, VA in 2018
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2018: 19.5%
Portsmouth city:

19.5%
Virginia:

10.7%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.7% for Black residents, 16.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.2% for American Indian residents, 30.4% for other race residents, 8.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2018: 35.3 years old
(Males: 32.6 years old, Females: 37.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.9 years old, Black residents: 35.2 years old, American Indian residents: 27.3 years old, Asian residents: 32.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.7 years old, Other race residents: 23.2 years old)

Area name: Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth city is $706 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $811 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1118 a month.

Cities in this county include: Portsmouth.

Portsmouth city has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Mercer County, West Virginia , Lawrence County, Missouri , Madison County, Tennessee , Sharp County, Arkansas , Stone County, Missouri .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.0%
Virginia:

4.6%

Unemployment by year in Portsmouth city, VA

Current college students: 5,211
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,554 (57.8% naturalized citizens)

Portsmouth city:

3.8%
Whole state:

12.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,3952010 or later
  • 8252000 to 2009
  • 2611990 to 1999
  • 3881980 to 1989
  • 3221970 to 1979
  • 400Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 45.3%

Portsmouth city marital status for males Portsmouth city marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 25,582
  • One, attached: 4,253
  • Two: 1,778
  • 3 or 4: 1,688
  • 5 to 9: 3,457
  • 10 to 19: 1,251
  • 20 to 49: 797
  • 50 or more: 1,559
  • Mobile homes: 522

Housing units in Portsmouth city with a mortgage: 13,342 (733 second mortgage, 753 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,421

Here:

72.2% with mortgage
State:

67.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Portsmouth city

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,45067
Mainline Protestant10,83132
Other3,8146
Catholic3,5583
Black Protestant2,23610
None52,646-
Portsmouth city Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Portsmouth city:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
This county:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Portsmouth city:

3.73 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 59
This county:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Portsmouth city:

12.4%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Portsmouth city:

31.5%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.8%
State:

18.6%

Earthquake activity:

Portsmouth city-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 114.9 miles away from Portsmouth city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 100.5 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 116.5 miles away from the county center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 117.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 264.6 miles away from Portsmouth city center
On 1/15/2019 at 23:30:48, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 186.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Means of transportation to work in 2018 - Portsmouth city

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 45,599 (83.1%)
  • Carpooled: 4,395 (8.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 659 (1.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 785 (1.4%)
  • Bicycle: 141 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 1,762 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,221 (2.2%)
Class of Workers in 2018
Most common industries in 2018 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2018


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2018


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2018 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2018


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2018


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Philippines (15%)
  • Mexico (11%)
  • Jamaica (9%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Honduras (4%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • Pakistan (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Portsmouth city


  • American (14%)
  • African (8%)
  • English (3%)
  • German (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Portsmouth city, Virginia in 2000:

  • 2,292 people in military ships
  • 1,237 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 415 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 356 people in nursing homes
  • 198 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 192 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 51 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 30 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 20 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 13 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 10 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents

People in group quarters in Portsmouth city, Virginia in 2010:

  • 1,739 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 454 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 338 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 249 people in military ships
  • 160 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 148 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 103 people in state prisons
  • 76 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 70 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 39 people in maritime/merchant vessels
  • 27 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,351.

10.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,923 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.90%
Virginia average:

9.50%


0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($647 average AGI)
Portsmouth city:

0.17%
Virginia average:

0.18%

7.41% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($23,944 average AGI)
3.32% relocated from other states ($10,332 average AGI)
Portsmouth city:

3.32%
Virginia average:

3.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chesapeake city, VA  2.47% ($34,958 average AGI)
from Norfolk city, VA  1.41% ($29,476)
from Virginia Beach city, VA  1.09% ($39,928)
from Suffolk city, VA  1.08% ($37,787)
from Newport News city, VA  0.32% ($34,229)
from Hampton city, VA  0.28% ($37,288)
from Isle of Wight County, VA  0.13% ($35,255)


12.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,152 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.21%
Virginia average:

9.76%


0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($607 average AGI)
Portsmouth city:

0.14%
Virginia average:

0.17%

8.11% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($24,479 average AGI)
3.96% relocated to other states ($14,067 average AGI)
Portsmouth city:

3.96%
Virginia average:

3.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chesapeake city, VA  2.41% ($35,283 average AGI)
to Norfolk city, VA  1.41% ($29,075)
to Suffolk city, VA  1.32% ($45,483)
to Virginia Beach city, VA  1.19% ($36,195)
to Newport News city, VA  0.42% ($34,929)
to Hampton city, VA  0.31% ($30,754)
to Isle of Wight County, VA  0.16% ($60,148)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.1
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.9

Births per 1000 population in Portsmouth city

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Portsmouth city

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 14.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 13.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Portsmouth city
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Portsmouth city
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Portsmouth city
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Portsmouth city
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Portsmouth city
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Portsmouth city
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Portsmouth city

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 15,551 (12,385 aged, 3,166 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,722 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Portsmouth city, Virginia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,407)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,316)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (850)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (824)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (780)
  • Unspecified dementia (749)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (634)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (486)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (468)
  • Other forms of acute ischaemic heart disease (413)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.01
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 27,895
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 745
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 71,960

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,682
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,099
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 39
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 82

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 156.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 115.3
  • Other - 41.3

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 118.2. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 76.9
  • Other - 41.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 94,632
  • In family households: 69,959 (8,636 male householders, 11,322 female householders)
    11,401 spouses, 28,351 children (27,209 natural, 308 adopted, 834 stepchildren), 3,395 grandchildren, 1,801 brothers or sisters, 1,244 parents, 1,860 other relatives, 1,949 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 20,591 (6,148 male householders (4,562 living alone)), 8,472 female householders (7,416 living alone)), 5,971 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4,082

Size of family households: 8,936 2-persons, 5,769 3-persons, 3,210 4-persons, 1,317 5-persons, 540 6-persons, 186 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 11,978 1-person, 1,982 2-persons, 281 3-persons, 260 4-persons, 119 5-persons.

7,686 married couples with children.
9,849 single-parent households (3,416 men, 6,433 women).

94.5% of residents of Portsmouth city speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (42% speak English very well, 49% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (91% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,835,274,000 ($18,484 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,021,240,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $347,730,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $168,952,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,789,000
Federal grants: $158,307,000
Federal procurement contracts: $456,909,000 ($385,988,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $695,587,000 ($595,572,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,442,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $129,006,000
Federal Government insurance: $458,909,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 8,650
Here:

86 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 5,768
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +161
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -3,312
Here -33 per 1000 residents
State +14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Portsmouth city

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.00 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • Year house built in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • 7462014 or later
  • 7722010 to 2013
  • 2,5672000 to 2009
  • 3,6121990 to 1999
  • 4,1101980 to 1989
  • 6,3031970 to 1979
  • 6,2111960 to 1969
  • 6,3691950 to 1959
  • 5,4091940 to 1949
  • 4,7881939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Portsmouth city, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1123 rooms
  • 9254 rooms
  • 3,7055 rooms
  • 4,8496 rooms
  • 3,7057 rooms
  • 3,0838 rooms
  • 2,3849+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • 5781 room
  • 2892 rooms
  • 1,6983 rooms
  • 5,7984 rooms
  • 3,2345 rooms
  • 2,4896 rooms
  • 1,1727 rooms
  • 3378 rooms
  • 2209+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Portsmouth city, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 2,5242 bedrooms
  • 11,1143 bedrooms
  • 4,2064 bedrooms
  • 8915+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Portsmouth city, Virginia
  • 578no bedroom
  • 2,2111 bedroom
  • 7,6182 bedrooms
  • 4,3373 bedrooms
  • 8244 bedrooms
  • 2475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth city, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth city in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth city in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 1,104no vehicle
  • 5,9281 vehicle
  • 7,0522 vehicles
  • 3,2753 vehicles
  • 1,1244 vehicles
  • 2805+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth city in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Portsmouth city in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,912no vehicle
  • 7,1641 vehicle
  • 4,6492 vehicles
  • 9133 vehicles
  • 1774 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

82.7% of Portsmouth city residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Virginia.

Portsmouth city:

82.7%
State average:

84.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 60,875
  • Other state: 29,271
  • Northeast: 7,029
  • Midwest: 4,850
  • South: 15,215
  • West: 2,177
Year householders moved into unit in Portsmouth city, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Portsmouth city
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 63.8%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Electricity
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 60.4%Electricity
  • 36.5%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 835
Here:

9.1%
Virginia:

10.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 512
Here:

12.5%
Virginia:

10.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,138
Here:

26.0%
Virginia:

19.7%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2004:

  • Total number of recipients: 3,874
  • Number of aged recipients: 352
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 3,522
  • Number of recipients under 18: 930
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 2,245
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 699
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,165
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,695
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 30 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED718$171,627246$105,8252,130$164,431143$61,0919$1,067,778193$103,6271$193,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$169,00010$123,300176$163,73919$58,1052$550,00013$114,5380$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED63$159,44437$114,108922$159,787125$64,7202$331,50088$105,8753$15,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN56$162,23228$94,929637$165,48734$83,9410$055$102,3270$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$129,3335$175,400134$165,9336$100,1670$06$109,3330$0
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Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 24 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED29$158,55224$194,3331$167,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$148,81816$189,4383$102,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$196,1437$159,1430$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$221,5004$316,2500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
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Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Portsmouth city, VA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Portsmouth city, VA - Value
Most common first names in Portsmouth city, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,07770.9 years
William1,03272.8 years
Mary1,02477.6 years
John81072.7 years
Robert56570.5 years
George47574.0 years
Charles40371.8 years
Joseph39872.5 years
Willie38873.1 years
Margaret33977.6 years
Most common last names in Portsmouth city, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith51772.3 years
Williams50171.9 years
Jones46072.9 years
Brown43172.8 years
Johnson35374.0 years
Davis28073.5 years
Parker24075.2 years
Harris23671.5 years
White21174.2 years
Taylor17973.6 years
Businesses in Portsmouth city, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4Lowe's1
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets8
Advance Auto Parts3McDonald's3
Arby's1Nike4
Ascend Collection1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone2Payless1
Blockbuster1Penske1
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut2
Comfort Inn1Popeyes2
Curves1Quality1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid5
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
Dunkin Donuts1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx9Starbucks2
Foot Locker1Subway8
GNC1Super 81
GameStop2T-Mobile3
H&R Block5Taco Bell3
Hardee's2The Athlete's Foot1
IHOP1True Value1
Jones New York1U-Haul5
KFC4UPS3
Kroger1Walgreens3
Lane Furniture2Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's3
Long John Silver's1YMCA2

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