Population Demographics for Chesapeake, Virginia in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population222,209100
White139,01262
Black or African American66,23729
Hispanic or Latino9,7064
Two or More Races6,7773
Asian6,3832
Some Other Race2,7601
American Indian871Below 1%
Three or more races656Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander169Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population108,051114,158222,209
White68,94170,071139,012
Black or African American30,93135,30666,237
Hispanic or Latino5,0864,6209,706
Two or More Races3,2593,5186,777
Asian2,8143,5696,383
Some Other Race1,5841,1762,760
American Indian441430871
Three or more races301355656
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander8188169

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Chesapeake

 
Total Population:222,209
Male Population:108,051
Female Population:114,158

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Chesapeake

 
Both sexes37
Male35
Female38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Chesapeake

 
Total Population:218,488
Male Population:104,953
Under 5 years:7,355
5 to 9 years:7,713
10 to 14 years:8,637
15 to 17 years:5,550
18 and 19 years:3,067
20 years:1,335
21 years:1,282
22 to 24 years:4,058
25 to 29 years:6,674
30 to 34 years:6,106
35 to 39 years:6,669
40 to 44 years:7,521
45 to 49 years:9,105
50 to 54 years:8,421
55 to 59 years:6,675
60 and 61 years:2,210
62 to 64 years:2,899
65 and 66 years:1,582
67 to 69 years:1,986
70 to 74 years:2,486
75 to 79 years:1,683
80 to 84 years:1,121
85 years and over:818
Female Population:113,535
Under 5 years:7,032
5 to 9 years:7,615
10 to 14 years:8,262
15 to 17 years:5,267
18 and 19 years:2,765
20 years:1,235
21 years:1,344
22 to 24 years:4,299
25 to 29 years:7,067
30 to 34 years:7,075
35 to 39 years:7,635
40 to 44 years:8,401
45 to 49 years:10,045
50 to 54 years:9,245
55 to 59 years:7,324
60 and 61 years:2,480
62 to 64 years:3,411
65 and 66 years:1,781
67 to 69 years:2,388
70 to 74 years:3,039
75 to 79 years:2,399
80 to 84 years:1,746
85 years and over:1,680

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Chesapeake

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Chesapeake

 
Total:79,574
Family led homes:59,927
Husband-wife family:43,872
Other family:16,055
Population of male led with no wife present:3,677
Population female led with no husband present:12,378
Population of Nonfamily homes:19,647
Population living alone:15,741
Population not living alone:3,906

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Chesapeake with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:79,574
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:31,995
Population of family homes:31,674
Husband-wife family:21,205
Under 6 years only:4,440
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4,346
6 to 17 years only:12,419
Other family:10,469
Male householder, no wife present:2,054
Under 6 years only:549
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:314
6 to 17 years only:1,191
Female led with no husband present:8,415
Under 6 years only:1,838
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,604
6 to 17 years only:4,973
Nonfamily households:321
Male led households:228
Under 6 years only:50
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:19
6 to 17 years only:159
Female led householder:93
Under 6 years only:30
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:60
Households with no people under 18 years:47,579
Family households:28,253
Husband-wife family:22,667
Other family:5,586
Male led with no wife present:1,623
Female led with no husband present:3,963
Nonfamily households:19,326
Male led householder:8,545
Female led householder:10,781

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Chesapeake, by type

 
Total Home Population:79,574
Population of Family homes:59,927
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,615
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:9,084
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:13,436
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:16,307
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:5,968
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:4,625
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,610
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,650
Population of 85 year olds and over:632
Population of Nonfamily Homes:19,647
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,143
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,899
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,352
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,834
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,958
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,753
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,684
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,010
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,014

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Chesapeake containing people over 60

 
Total Population:79,574
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:23,957
1-person household:6,911
2-or-more-person household:17,046
Family households:16,334
Nonfamily households:712
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:55,617
1-person household:8,830
2-or-more-person household:46,787
Family homes:43,593
Nonfamily homes:3,194

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Chesapeake with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:79,574
Home has three or more generations:4,427
Home does not have three or more generations:75,147

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Chesapeake under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:57,413
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,151
In family homes:2,931
Population of male led and male partner homes:80
Population of male led and female partner households:1,104
Population of female led and female partner households:178
Population of female led and male partner households:1,569
In nonfamily homes:220
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:195
Population of female led and female partner homes:9
Population of female led and male partner homes:16
No unmarried partner of home lead present:54,262
In family homes:54,072
Population of husband-wife family homes:38,983
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,077
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:13,012
In nonfamily homes:190

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Chesapeake

 
Total Population:188,859
Population Under 18 years:56,501
Population 18 years and over:132,358

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Chesapeake have lived in one place.

 
Total:79,574
Population of Owner occupied homes:58,113
Family home:46,441
Nonfamily homess:11,672
Male led home:5,106
Living alone:3,855
Not living alone:1,251
Female led home:6,566
Living alone:5,705
Not living alone:861
Population of Renter occupied homes:21,461
Family run homes:13,486
Husband-wife family:6,027
Other family:7,459
Male led with no wife present:1,374
Female led with no husband present:6,085
Nonfamily Homes:7,975
Male led homes:3,667
Male living alone:2,582
Male not living alone:1,085
Female led homes:4,308
Females living alone:3,599
Females not living alone:709