Portsmouth Va Population 2017

Portsmouth Va's estimated population is 95,252 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201695,252-1,104-1.15%
201596,3563620.38%
201495,994-191-0.20%
201396,185-382-0.40%
201296,5677560.79%
201195,8112760.29%
201095,535-5,030-5.00%
2000100,565-3,342-3.22%
1990103,907-670-0.64%
1980104,577-6,386-5.76%
1970110,963-3,810-3.32%
1960114,77334,73443.40%
195080,03929,29457.73%
194050,7455,04111.03%
193045,704-8,683-15.97%
192054,38721,19763.87%
191033,19015,76390.45%
190017,4274,15931.35%
189013,2681,87816.49%
188011,3908007.55%
187010,5901,09411.52%
18609,4961,37416.92%
18508,1221,64525.40%
18406,4770.00%

Portsmouth Va Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American50,60053.12%
White39,63241.61%
Two or More Races3,1533.31%
Some Other Race1,2251.29%
Asian1,0551.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native4080.43%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander620.07%

Population Pyramid

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Portsmouth Va Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.5
Houses Without Mortgage
5,340
Houses With Mortgage
14,789
Vacancy Rate
10.3
Median Rent
964
Median Home Value
169,800
Renter-Occupied Units
16,628
Owner-Occupied Units
20,129
Total Housing Units
40,987

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Portsmouth Va for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 7.1% and the labor force participation rate is 64.3%.

Portsmouth Va Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
4.8
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
8011
Male Householder (no wife) Families
2009
Married Couple Families
13210
Average Family Size
3.23
Average Household Size
2.54