Population Demographics for Portsmouth, Virginia in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population95,535100
Black or African American50,87853
White39,70141
Hispanic or Latino2,9193
Two or More Races2,4882
Asian1,0191
Some Other Race916Below 1%
American Indian421Below 1%
Three or more races252Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander112Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population45,93349,60295,535
Black or African American23,59527,28350,878
White19,82719,87439,701
Hispanic or Latino1,5891,3302,919
Two or More Races1,1941,2942,488
Asian4815381,019
Some Other Race572344916
American Indian198223421
Three or more races108144252
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander6646112

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Portsmouth

 
Total Population:95,535
Male Population:45,933
Female Population:49,602

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Portsmouth

 
Both sexes35
Male33
Female37

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Portsmouth

 
Total Population:92,119
Male Population:43,247
Under 5 years:3,550
5 to 9 years:3,194
10 to 14 years:2,872
15 to 17 years:1,788
18 and 19 years:1,160
20 years:588
21 years:584
22 to 24 years:1,982
25 to 29 years:3,372
30 to 34 years:2,960
35 to 39 years:2,613
40 to 44 years:2,630
45 to 49 years:3,057
50 to 54 years:3,058
55 to 59 years:2,782
60 and 61 years:932
62 to 64 years:1,244
65 and 66 years:695
67 to 69 years:850
70 to 74 years:1,145
75 to 79 years:916
80 to 84 years:676
85 years and over:599
Female Population:48,872
Under 5 years:3,480
5 to 9 years:3,116
10 to 14 years:2,680
15 to 17 years:1,747
18 and 19 years:1,186
20 years:677
21 years:622
22 to 24 years:2,199
25 to 29 years:3,889
30 to 34 years:3,332
35 to 39 years:2,777
40 to 44 years:2,938
45 to 49 years:3,356
50 to 54 years:3,581
55 to 59 years:3,281
60 and 61 years:1,124
62 to 64 years:1,538
65 and 66 years:838
67 to 69 years:1,098
70 to 74 years:1,658
75 to 79 years:1,318
80 to 84 years:1,172
85 years and over:1,265

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Portsmouth

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Portsmouth

 
Total:37,324
Family led homes:23,987
Husband-wife family:13,929
Other family:10,058
Population of male led with no wife present:1,973
Population female led with no husband present:8,085
Population of Nonfamily homes:13,337
Population living alone:10,988
Population not living alone:2,349

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

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

 
Total:37,324
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:12,257
Population of family homes:12,105
Husband-wife family:5,737
Under 6 years only:1,697
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,286
6 to 17 years only:2,754
Other family:6,368
Male householder, no wife present:1,032
Under 6 years only:329
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:163
6 to 17 years only:540
Female led with no husband present:5,336
Under 6 years only:1,377
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,227
6 to 17 years only:2,732
Nonfamily households:152
Male led households:103
Under 6 years only:26
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:71
Female led householder:49
Under 6 years only:18
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5
6 to 17 years only:26
Households with no people under 18 years:25,067
Family households:11,882
Husband-wife family:8,192
Other family:3,690
Male led with no wife present:941
Female led with no husband present:2,749
Nonfamily households:13,185
Male led householder:5,962
Female led householder:7,223

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Portsmouth, by type

 
Total Home Population:37,324
Population of Family homes:23,987
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,289
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,726
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,455
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,861
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,199
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,807
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,476
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,610
Population of 85 year olds and over:564
Population of Nonfamily Homes:13,337
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:906
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,951
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,472
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,433
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,343
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,215
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,674
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,424
Population of 85 year olds and over:919

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Portsmouth containing people over 60

 
Total Population:37,324
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:12,810
1-person household:4,846
2-or-more-person household:7,964
Family households:7,503
Nonfamily households:461
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:24,514
1-person household:6,142
2-or-more-person household:18,372
Family homes:16,484
Nonfamily homes:1,888

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Portsmouth with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:37,324
Home has three or more generations:2,248
Home does not have three or more generations:35,076

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Portsmouth under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:22,421
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,941
In family homes:1,828
Population of male led and male partner homes:29
Population of male led and female partner households:641
Population of female led and female partner households:92
Population of female led and male partner households:1,066
In nonfamily homes:113
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:97
Population of female led and female partner homes:6
Population of female led and male partner homes:9
No unmarried partner of home lead present:20,480
In family homes:20,370
Population of husband-wife family homes:10,535
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:984
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:8,851
In nonfamily homes:110

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Portsmouth

 
Total Population:73,161
Population Under 18 years:21,920
Population 18 years and over:51,241

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Portsmouth have lived in one place.

 
Total:37,324
Population of Owner occupied homes:21,962
Family home:15,144
Nonfamily homess:6,818
Male led home:2,994
Living alone:2,394
Not living alone:600
Female led home:3,824
Living alone:3,377
Not living alone:447
Population of Renter occupied homes:15,362
Family run homes:8,843
Husband-wife family:2,998
Other family:5,845
Male led with no wife present:946
Female led with no husband present:4,899
Nonfamily Homes:6,519
Male led homes:3,071
Male living alone:2,322
Male not living alone:749
Female led homes:3,448
Females living alone:2,895
Females not living alone:553