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Population: 96,564
Area: 34 square miles
County seat: Portsmouth
Area code(s) in use: 757
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 82.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
Median household income: $46,269
Persons in poverty: 17.5%
Home ownership rate: 59.0%
Mean travel time to work: 24.2 minutes

Adjacent counties:
City of Chesapeake  City of Hampton  City of Norfolk  City of Suffolk  City of Virginia Beach  

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Places in City of Portsmouth, Virginia

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Craney Flat, Craney Island Flats

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Lake Kingman

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Churchland Bridge, Hodges Ferry Bridge, West Norfolk Bridge

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Autumn Care of Portsmouth Nursing Home, Beazley Community Center, Chevra T'helim Jewish Museum and Cultural Center, Children, Children's Museum of Virginia, Churchland Branch Portsmouth Public Library, Churchland House Assisted Living Facility, Confederate War Memorial, Courthouse Galleries, Eastern Medical Transport, Emily Green Shores Assisted Living Facility, Golden Living Center at Portsmouth Nursing Home, Jamestown Avenue Fire Station Number 3, Lightship Museum, Manor Branch Portsmouth Public Library, Mayfair House Assisted Living Faicility, Monroe Ward Fire Station, Naval Shipyard Museum, Norfolk Naval Shipyard Fire Department, Portmouth County Sheriff's Office, Portsmouth City Courthouse, Portsmouth City Hall, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 10, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 11, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 12, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 3, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 4, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 7, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Medical Services Station 9, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Services Administration, Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Services Station 1, Portsmouth Historical Society Museum, Portsmouth Orphans Home, Portsmouth Police Department, Portsmouth Police Department, Portsmouth Police Department Compound, Portsmouth Police Department Training Academy, Portsmouth Police Detectives, Portsmouth Public Library, Portsmouth Public Library Craddock Branch Library, Prentis Fire Station Number 6, Province Place of Maryview Assisted Living Facility, Sentara Nursing Center at Portsmouth, The Portsmouth Museum of Military History, Tidewater Navy Emergency Medical Services, Veterans Memorial Building, Virginia Sports Hall of Fame, WAVY - TV Station Facility, Wesley Community Center, YMCA of Portsmouth

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Hatton Point, Hospital Point, Lovett Point, Pinner Point

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Cedar Grove Cemetery, Evergreen Memorial Park, Jewish Cemetery, Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, Mount Calvary Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Olive Branch Cemetery, Saint Pauls Cemetery, Trinity Cemetery

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Craney Island Reach

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Alexander Baptist Church, Alliance Tabernacle, Antioch Church of God in Christ, Asbury United Methodist Church, Bethany Baptist Church, Bethel Temple Church, Biltmore Baptist Church, Brighton Rock African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Broad Street United Methodist Church, Calvary Baptist Church, Calvary Evangelical Baptist Church, Celestial Baptist Church, Centenary United Methodist Church, Centennial Baptist Church, Central Baptist Church, Central Methodist Episcopal Church, Cheyra Thilim Synagogue, Christian Restoration Outreach Temple, Church of Christ, Church of God, Church of God of Prophecy, Church of the Resurrection, Collinswood Baptist Church, Community United Presbyterian Church, Cottage Place Methodist Church, Court Street Baptist Church, Cradock Baptist Church, Cradock Methodist Church, Cradock Presbyterian Church, Ebenezer Baptist Church, Elm Avenue Baptist Church, Elm Avenue Methodist Church, Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Fairview Heights Baptist Church, Fairwood Agape Baptist Church, Faith Evangelical Church, Fifth Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church (historical), First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church of South Portsmouth, First Christian Church, First Church of Christ Scientist, First Church of Deliverance, First Congregational Church, First Freewill Baptist Church, First Friends Church, First Friends Church (historical), First Lutheran Church, First Pentecostal Church of Christ Holiness, First Presbyterian Church, Fourth Street Baptist Church, Gomley Chesed Synagogue, Greater Revival Center, Green Acres Presbyterian Church, Green Street Baptist Church, Grove Park Baptist Church, Haddonfield Church, Highland Baptist Church, Highland Park Pentecostal Holiness Church, Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church, Holy Communion Lutheran Church, Holy Light Church, Holy Way Temple of Faith, House of Prayer for All People, Jackson Memorial Baptist Church, Jerusalem Church of God in Christ, Liberty New Testament Church, Monumental United Methodist Church, Mount Bethel Reformed Zion United Apostolic Church, Mount Calvary Baptist Church, Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Mount Hermon Baptist Temple, Mount Nebo Church, Mount Nebo Church, Mount Sinai Church, New Beginning Christian Center, New Covenant Church, New Covenant Tabernacle Church, New Hope Church, New Jerusalem Family Church, New Life Christian Fellowship Church at Western Branch, New Saint Thomas Baptist Church, New Testament Church, Noble Street Baptist Church, Olive Branch Baptist Church, Our Lady of Victory Roman Catholic Church, Park View Baptist Church, Park View Methodist Episcopal Church, Pinecrest Baptist Church, Port Norfolk Baptist Church, Port Norfolk Pentecostal Assembly Church, Portsmouth Assembly of God Church, Portsmouth Christian Church, Portsmouth Church of Christ, Portsmouth Church of the Nazarene, Portsmouth Seventh Day Adventist Church, Prentiss Park Presbyterian Church, Prentiss Park Seventh Day Adventist Church, Providence African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Revival Center Prayer Tower, Saint Andrew Lutheran Church, Saint Andrews United Methodist Church, Saint James Church of God in Christ, Saint James Episcopal Church, Saint Johns Baptist Church, Saint Johns Episcopal Church, Saint Josephs Convent, Saint Mark Church of God in Christ, Saint Mark United Methodist Church, Saint Marks Missionary Baptist Church, Saint Matthew Church of Christ Holiness, Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church, Saint Pauls Catholic Church, Saint Thereses Catholic Church, Simonsdale Presbyterian Church, South Street Baptist Church, Surry Street Baptist Church, Sweethaven Baptist Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Third Baptist Church, Trinity Church, Trinity Episcopal Church, Trinity Temple Church, Union Pentecostal Church Number 2, United Congregational Christian Church, Wesley Methodist Episcopal Church, West End United Methodist Church, West Norfolk Baptist Church, West Side Christian Church, Western Branch Baptist Church, Westhaven Baptist Church, Wright Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church, Zion Baptist Church

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Holiday Harbor, Scott's Creek Marina

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Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth General Hospital, Portsmouth Health Center

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Craney Island

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Bide-A-Wee Golf Club, Churchland Shopping Center, Craney Island Disposal Area, Elizabeth Manor Golf and Country Club, Elmhurst Sqaure Shopping Center, Greenwood Industrial Park, Kings Plaza Shopping Center, Manor Village Shopping Center, Midcity Shopping Center, Pier A, Pier C, Pier D, Pier E, Plaza Shopping Center, Portsmouth City Craney Island Landfill, Portsmouth Marine Terminal, Portsmouth Plaza and Commerce Center, Sea-Land Service Terminal, Seventh and Lincoln Shopping Center, Simons Dale Shopping Center, Southeastern Public Service Authority Incinerator, Sterling Center Commons Shopping Center, Suburban Country Club, The Links at City Park, Tidewater Marina, Tower Mall Shopping Center, Town and Country Shopping Center, Towne Point Shops, Towne Point Square Shopping Center, Westgate Plaza Shopping Center

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Coast Guard Station Portsmouth, Craney Island Fuel Depot, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Naval Shipyard Norfolk

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Afton Park, Afton Square, Bruce Johnson Memorial Park, Churchland Park, Craddock Historic District, Frank D Lawrence Stadium, Franklin Circle Park, Park View Historic District, Port Norfolk Historic District, Portsmouth Olde Town Historic District, River Front Park, Truxtun Historic District, Westhaven Recreation Center, Woodland Park

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Academy Park, Alexander Corner, Armistead Forest, Belvedere, Brandon Square, Briarwood, Cavalier Manor, Cedar Point, Churchland, Churchland West, Cradock, Dale Homes, Douglas Park, Edgefield, Edgewood Park, Elizabeth Acres, Elizabeth Manor, Gosport, Green Lakes, Greenbriar, Greenfield Farms, Grove Park, Hatton Point, Highland-Biltmore, Hodges Manor, Kingman, Lamper Place, Long Point, Loxley Place, Manor View, Mayflower Park, Merrifield, Newtown, Norcum Park, Norport Homes, Oregon Acres, Oregon Gardens, Park Manor, Parkview, Peachtree, Pine Acres, Pinehurst, Port Norfolk, Portsmouth, Portsmouth Acres, Portsmouth Heights, Prentiss Park, Pride Homes, River Park, River Shore, Shea Terrace, Siesta Gardens, Simonsdale, Southampton, Sterling Point, Stewart Manor, Swanson Homes, Sweetbrier, Trailer Acres Mobile Home Park, Twin Pines, Victory Park, Waterview, West Norfolk, West Park Homes, West Park Manor, Westhaven, Westhaven Park, Westwood, Wetsmoreland, Williams Court, Windy Pines, Woodbine

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Churchland Station Portsmouth Post Office, Cradock Station Portsmouth Post Office, Olive Station Portsmouth Post Office, Portside Post Office, Portsmouth Post Office

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Green Lake, Horseshoe Lake, Lake Cavalier, Lake Collins, Lake Jean, Lake Pam

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Academy Park School, Alliance Christian School, Brighton Elementary School, Busy Bee Nursery - Kindergarten, Cavalier Manor Elementary School, Central Christian Academy, Christopher Academy, Churchland Academy Elementary School, Churchland Elementary School, Churchland High School, Churchland Middle School, Churchland Middle School, Churchland Primary and Intermediate School, Court Street Academy, Cradock High School, Cradock Middle School, Cradock Technical and Career Center, DAC Center for Learning, Douglass Park Elementary School, Emily Spong Elementary School, Excel Campus School, Frederick Military Academy, Green Street Public School (historical), Highland Biltmore Elementary School, Hodges Manor Elementary School, Hunt - Mapp Middle School, Hunt Junior High School, Hunt Junior High School, I C Norcom High School, James Hurst Elementary School, Jefferson School, John Tyler Elementary School, Joyous Sound Education and Enrichment Center, Lakeview Elementary School, Lee School, Manor High School, Marshall School, Moffett Place School, Montessori Preparatory School, Mount Hermon Preschool Center, Olive Branch Elementary School, Our Lady of Victory School, Park View Elementary School, Pines Treatment Center, Port Norfolk Elementary School, Portsmouth Catholic Elementary School, Portsmouth Catholic High School Convent, Portsmouth Christian School, Portsmouth City New Directions Alternative Center, Portsmouth City New Directions Alternative Center, Riddick-Weaver School, Robert E Lee Preschool Center, S H Clark Academy, Saint Josephs Academy, Shea Terrace Elementary School, Simonsdale Elementary School, Sweethaven Christian Academy, Truxtun School, Victory Elementary School, Westhaven Elementary School, Wm E Waters Middle School, Woodrow Wilson High School

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Baines Creek, Craney Island Creek, Elizabeth River, Gosport Creek, Hoffler Creek, Hull Creek, Lilly Creek, Paradise Creek, Scott Creek, Western Branch Elizabeth River

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W68B-TV (Driver), WBSK-AM (Portsmouth), WFOG-FM (Suffolk), WFOS-FM (Portsmouth), WNHS-FM (Portsmouth), WNIS-AM (Norfolk), WNIS-AM (Portsmouth), WPCE-AM (Portsmouth), WRAP-AM (Norfolk),

City of Portsmouth, Virginia Population By Race (2012 estimate)

BlackCity of Portsmouth Black population 51,75851,758  
WhiteCity of Portsmouth White population 40,46040,460
MixedCity of Portsmouth Mixed population 2,6072,607
AsianCity of Portsmouth Asian population 1,1591,158
American IndianCity of Portsmouth American Indian population 483482
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderCity of Portsmouth Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 9796

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