CITY LANDING: About Chesapeake

Learn more about the city of Chesapeake by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Chesapeake will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Chesapeake. You can also view apartments for rent in Chesapeake, VA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Chesapeake Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 15.21%
    10-17: 13.57%
    18-29: 14.17%
    30-39: 17.10%
    40-49: 16.99%
    50-64: 14.13%
    65 & Over: 8.83%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 340.72 sq mi
    Total Population: 224,864
    Population Density Ranking (National): 37th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 40th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 76th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 71st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $50,743
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $65,448
    Median Income Ranking (National): 69th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 60th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 69th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 63rd percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 60th percentile
    Single: 40th percentile
    Married With Children: 31st percentile
    Married With No Children: 30th percentile
    Single With Children: 11th percentile
    Single With No Children: 29th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.73 : 1

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