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Portsmouth, VA Demographics

  • Total Population95,097
  • Female 45,704
    Male 49,393
  • Median Age35.3

Portsmouth, VA has a population of 95,097 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 49,393 of Portsmouth’s residents are women and 45,704 are men. The median age of those who live in Portsmouth, VA is 35.3.

Average Rent in Portsmouth, VA

  • Portsmouth, VA Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,164 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Portsmouth, VA is $1,164.

Portsmouth, VA Apartment Rent Ranges

Portsmouth, VA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Portsmouth, VA $951 $965 $962 $977 $1,008 $1,019 $1,029 $1,074 $1,128 $1,164
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Portsmouth, VA is $1,164.

Portsmouth, VA Households

  • Total Number of Households36,370
  • Family 21,208
    Non-family 15,162
  • Children 10,699
    No Children 25,671
  • Average People Per Household2.51
  • Median Household Income$52,175
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,124

According to U.S. Census data, there are 36,370 households in Portsmouth, VA. 21,208 are family households and 15,162 are non-family households. There are 10,699 households with children in Portsmouth and 25,671 households without children. On average, about 2.51 people live in a household in Portsmouth, VA. The median income of a Portsmouth household living in Portsmouth is $52,175 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,124.

Portsmouth, VA Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Portsmouth, VA is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 39% completed some high school, 31% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 13% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.