Portsmouth, VA has a population of 96,071 people with a median age of 35 and a median household income of $47,050. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Portsmouth, VA declined from 96,135 to 96,071, a 0.07% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,676 to $47,050, a 3.01% increase.
The population of Portsmouth, VA is 52.2% Black, 38.9% White, and 3.88% Hispanic. 4.88% of the people in Portsmouth, VA speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portsmouth, VA are Tidewater Community College, with 4,252 graduates, Eastern Virginia Medical School, with 389 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Portsmouth, VA is $169,400, and the homeownership rate is 53.8%. Most people in Portsmouth, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Portsmouth, VA is 2 cars per household.
Portsmouth, VA is a census place located in Portsmouth city, VA. It borders Chesapeake, VA; Hampton, VA; Newport News, VA; Norfolk, VA; and Suffolk, VA.