In 2018, Portsmouth, VA had a population of 95.3k people with a median age of 35.2 and a median household income of $50,224. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Portsmouth, VA declined from 95,536 to 95,311, a -0.236% decrease and its median household income grew from $48,727 to $50,224, a 3.07% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portsmouth, VA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (52.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (38%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.39%), White (Hispanic) (2.2%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.31%). 0% of the households in Portsmouth, VA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.3% of the residents in Portsmouth, VA are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Portsmouth, VA was $171,800, and the homeownership rate was 54.3%. Most people in Portsmouth, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Portsmouth, VA was 2 cars per household.