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Norfolk Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
245,724
Unemployment Rate
6.3%
Poverty Rate
21%
Non-Citizens
3.5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 22 responses
Report
  • Military
    50%
  • Chill
    14%
  • Aware
    9%
  • happy
    9%
  • Progressive
    9%
  • Family oriented
    5%
  • milatary
    5%

Norfolk Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    44%
  • African American
    41%
  • Hispanic
    7%
  • Asian
    3%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    52%
  • Female
    48%
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    19%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    10%

Income

Median Household Income
$45,268
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    28%
  • $25-$44k
    22%
  • $45-$74k
    24%
  • $75-$149k
    20%
  • $150k+
    7%
Median Individual Income
$24,388
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    31%
  • $15-$34k
    35%
  • $35-$64k
    22%
  • $65k+
    12%

Community

Poll
57%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.23 responses
Poll
43%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.23 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 22 responses
Report
  • Explore and ask people for advice
    59%
  • Be careful.
    14%
  • Move Here
    14%
  • Get involved in the community
    9%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    5%
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