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Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area&

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Population
1.73M
0.15% growth
Median Age
35.9
Median Household Income
$61,805
2.85% growth
Poverty Rate
11.4%
Number of Employees
807,650
3.65% growth
Median Property Value
$239,900
1.27% growth

Economy

The economy of Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area employs 807,650 people. The economy of Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is specialized in Public Admin.; Accommodation & Food Service; and Educational Services, which employ respectively 1.86; 1.15; and 1.06 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area are Healthcare & Social Assistance (106,618), Retail trade (94,603), and Educational Services (77,859), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($57,320), Utilities ($54,287), and Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($45,897).

Median household income in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is $61,805. Males in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area have an average income that is 1.33 times higher than the average income of females, which is $55,547. The income inequality of Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area (measured using the Gini index) is 0.488 which is higher than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area. In Virginia the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 76 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,714. Petersburg city, VA has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in North Carolina.

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The closest comparable data for the metropolitan statistical area of Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is from the state of Virginia.

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Diversity

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is home to a population of 1.73M people, from which 97.4% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is composed of 956,421 White residents (55.4%), 513,590 Black residents (29.8%), 112,965 Hispanic residents (6.55%), 67,176 Two+ residents (3.89%), and 65,489 Asian residents (3.79%). The most common foreign languages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area are Spanish (62,065 speakers), Tagalog (19,512 speakers), and German (6,969 speakers), but compared to other places, Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area has a relative high number of Tagalog (19,512 speakers), German (6,969 speakers), and Greek (1,607 speakers).

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Education

In 2015 universities in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area awarded 28,086 degrees. The student population of Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is skewed towards females, with 11,215 male students and 16,871 female students. Most students in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area are White (14,209 and 50.6%), followed by Black or African American (8,762 and 31.2%), Hispanic or Latino (1,632 and 5.81%), and Asian (981 and 3.49%). The largest universities in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area by number of graduates are Old Dominion University (5,430 and 19.3%), Tidewater Community College (4,252 and 15.1%), and ECPI University (3,644 and 13%). The most popular majors in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area are General Psychology (910 and 3.24%), General Business Administration & Management (799 and 2.84%), and General Biological Sciences (647 and 2.3%). The median tuition costs in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area are $21,552 for private four year colleges, and $6,330 and $22,815 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is $239,900, which is 1.17 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $236,900 to $239,900, a 1.27% increase. The homeownership rate of Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is 60.5%, which is lower than the national average of 63.1%. People in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area have an average commute time of 23.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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