Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA

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2022 Population
124,750
0.788% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mark Warner
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tim Kaine
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
38.7
0.781% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
4.75%
5.32% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$118,993
10.7% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$403,900
16.2% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA had a population of 125k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $118,993. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA grew from 123,775 to 124,750, a 0.788% increase and its median household income grew from $107,479 to $118,993, a 10.7% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (20%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.22%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.48%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.33%).

7.07% of the households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98.6% of the residents in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was $403,900, and the homeownership rate was 83.3%.

Most people in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA is home to a population of 125k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2022, 5% of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA residents were born outside of the country (6.24k people).

In 2022, there were 3.31 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (82.5k people) in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 24.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 5.27k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA are Spanish (3,306 households), Korean (810 households), and Tagalog (Incl. Filipino) (762 households).

Citizenship

98.6%
2022 Citizenship
98.5%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 98.6% of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was 98.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    82.5k ± 2.08k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    24.9k ± 1.6k
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    5.27k ± 766
5.57%
Hispanic Population
6.95k people

In 2022, there were 3.31 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (82.5k people) in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 24.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 5.27k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.57% of the people in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA are hispanic (6.95k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

5%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
6.24k people
4.83%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
5.97k people

As of 2022, 5% of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA residents (6.24k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was 4.83%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    3,306 households (2.8%)
  2. Korean
    810 households (0.685%)
  3. Tagalog (Incl. Filipino)
    762 households (0.644%)

7.07% of the households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was Spanish. 2.8% of the households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    7,016 ± 781
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,976 ± 400
  3. Vietnam
    2,544 ± 374

Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 2.36 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA employs 60k people. The largest industries in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA are Elementary & secondary schools (5,098 people), U. S. Navy (3,584 people), and National security & international affairs (3,218 people), and the highest paying industries are Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($146,939), Offices of physicians ($137,076), and U. S. Armed Forces: Branch Not Specified ($136,974).

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
26,421
Women
46.4%
30,545
Men
53.6%

The workforce of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA in 2020 was 56,966 people, with 46.4% woman, and 53.6% men.

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Occupations

60k
2022 Value
1.94%
1 Year growth
± 1.94%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA grew at a rate of 1.94%, from 58.8k employees to 60k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA, are Other managers (1,839 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,794 people), and Registered nurses (1,351 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

60k
2022 Value
1.94%
1 Year growth
± 1.94%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA grew at a rate of 1.94%, from 58.8k employees to 60k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA, are Elementary & secondary schools (5,098 people), U. S. Navy (3,584 people), and National security & international affairs (3,218 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA, though some of these residents may live in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$73,681
Median earning men ± $4,522
$44,774
Median earning women ± $3,359

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($124,783), Public Administration ($95,743), and Wholesale Trade ($93,676).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($75,900), Manufacturing ($66,071), and Construction ($59,808).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
3.04%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.86M people employed in North Carolina. This represents a 3.04% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.9%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in North Carolina.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Virginia went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 54.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (44%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.45%).

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing the state of Virginia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Virginia

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Mark Warner
Senator from Virginia2
Assumed office on January 3, 2009
Tim Kaine
Senator from Virginia1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing Virginia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Virginia

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Virginia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.636% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.429% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA in 2022 were Bachelors Degree (22.6k), Some college (21.9k), and High School or Equivalent (21.2k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was $403,900 in 2022, which is 1.43 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $347,500 to $403,900, a 16.2% increase. The homeownership rate in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA is 83.3%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA have an average commute time of 27.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA is $118,993. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was Loudoun County (East Central)--Ashburn (Southwest/Belmont Ridge) & Dulles Airport PUMA, VA with a value of $192,093, followed by Fairfax County (Northeast)--McLean & Idylwood PUMA, VA and Loudoun County (West & South)--Leesburg Town PUMA, VA, with respective values of $181,704 and $173,789.

Property

$403,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$7,627
$35,522
Median Property Taxes
±$1,415

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

83.3%
Homeownership
2022
70.3%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 83.3% of the housing units in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 83%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was Loudoun County (East Central)--Ashburn (Southwest/Belmont Ridge) & Dulles Airport PUMA, VA with a value of $192,093, followed by Fairfax County (Northeast)--McLean & Idylwood PUMA, VA and Loudoun County (West & South)--Leesburg Town PUMA, VA, with respective values of $181,704 and $173,789.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$118,993
Median Household Income
± $4,699
42.7k
Number of Households
± 1,665

In 2022, the median household income of the 42.7k households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA grew to $118,993 from the previous year's value of $107,479.

The following chart displays the households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

0.431
2022 Wage GINI in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA
0.432
2021 Wage GINI in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA

In 2022, the income inequality in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was 0.431 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.152% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (80%)
  2. Worked At Home (11%)
  3. Carpooled (6.73%)

In 2022, 80% of workers in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (11%) and those who carpooled to work (6.73%).

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Commute Time

27.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA have a longer commute time (27.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.3% of the workforce in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

4.75% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA (5.75k out of 121k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA is White, followed by Black and Asian.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

95.6% of the population of Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA has health coverage, with 48.4% on employee plans, 5.09% on Medicaid, 8.59% on Medicare, 19.4% on non-group plans, and 14.2% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Virginia see 1310 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.13% decrease from the previous year (1325 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1393 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 484 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,310 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Virginia

Primary care physicians in Virginia see an average of 1,310 patients per year. This represents a 1.13% decrease from the previous year (1,325 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 28.5% under 18 years, 16.2% between 18 and 34 years, 41.6% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.8% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.8% were men and 52.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.39%
Uninsured
48.4%
Employer Coverage
5.09%
Medicaid
8.59%
Medicare
19.4%
Non-Group
14.2%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA grew by 5.02% from 4.18% to 4.39%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Chesapeake City (South & West) PUMA, VA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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