In 2017, Portsmouth city, VA had a population of 95.5k people with a median age of 35.2 and a median household income of $48,727. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Portsmouth city, VA declined from 96,071 to 95,536, a -0.557% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,050 to $48,727, a 3.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portsmouth city, VA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (52.1%), White (Non-Hispanic) (38.3%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.24%), White (Hispanic) (2.01%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.25%). N/A% of the people in Portsmouth city, VA speak a non-English language, and 98.5% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Portsmouth city, VA is $169,400, and the homeownership rate is 54.4%. Most people in Portsmouth city, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Portsmouth city, VA is 2 cars per household.