Portsmouth city Population 2017

Portsmouth city's estimated population is 95,252 with a growth rate of -1.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Portsmouth city is the 20th largest county in Virginia.

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%
201195,8113390.36%
201095,472-8,435-8.12%
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%
190017,4270.00%

Portsmouth city Population Growth

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Portsmouth city Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American51,98554.58%
White39,77741.76%
Two or More Races2,6892.82%
Asian1,2771.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native4910.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1370.14%

Portsmouth city Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Portsmouth city

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Portsmouth9552795252-275-0.29%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990