Chesapeake, VA

Chesapeake city

What you need to know about Chesapeake, VA

Chesapeake is located in Chesapeake city, Virginia. The population is 61% White, 29% Black, 3% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 5% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $70,176 and the median home value is $254,900. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Chesapeake, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Chesapeake has a Walk Score ® of 21.

Housing

Homes Owned 71.71%
71.71% Complete
Homes Rented 28.29%
28.29% Complete

Real Estate

In Chesapeake, Virginia


Ready to move to Chesapeake? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Chesapeake.

Median Home Price

$254,900
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Chesapeake, Virginia


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Chesapeake rates.

Median Household Income

$70,176
Higher than the national average

Business

In Chesapeake, Virginia


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Chesapeake.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Chesapeake, Virginia


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Chesapeake.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 29%
29% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete