Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA

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2022 Population
147,935
1.23% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mark Warner
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tim Kaine
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
39.4
0.254% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
8.67%
5.78% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$86,750
5.95% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$407,900
15.1% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
74,475
0.666% 1-year decline

About

In 2022, Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA had a population of 148k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $86,750. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA grew from 146,135 to 147,935, a 1.23% increase and its median household income grew from $81,875 to $86,750, a 5.95% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.39%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.17%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.7%).

9.74% of the households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.2% of the residents in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are Virginia Wesleyan University (294 degrees awarded in 2022), The Chrysm Institute of Esthetics (481526) (157 degrees), and Centura College-Virginia Beach (99 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was $407,900, and the homeownership rate was 62.5%.

Most people in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA is home to a population of 148k people, from which 97.2% are citizens. As of 2022, 7.42% of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA residents were born outside of the country (11k people).

In 2022, there were 4.25 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (99.6k people) in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 23.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 6.5k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are Spanish (6,043 households), Tagalog (Incl. Filipino) (1,737 households), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (994 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
76,164
Women
51.5%
71,783
Men
48.5%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 147,947 inhabitants, with 48.5% men, and 51.5% women.

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Citizenship

97.2%
2022 Citizenship
97.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.2% of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was 97.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    99.6k ± 2.48k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    23.4k ± 1.92k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    6.5k ± 732
7.79%
Hispanic Population
11.5k people

In 2022, there were 4.25 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (99.6k people) in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 23.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 6.5k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

7.79% of the people in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are hispanic (11.5k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Philippines
    1,841 ± 1,047 people
  2. China
    764 ± 677 people
  3. India
    542 ± 571 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was Philippines, the natal country of 1,841 Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA residents, followed by China with 764 and India with 542.

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Foreign-Born Population

7.42%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
11k people
7.32%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
10.7k people

As of 2022, 7.42% of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA residents (11k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was 7.32%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    6,043 households (4.35%)
  2. Tagalog (Incl. Filipino)
    1,737 households (1.25%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    994 households (0.715%)

9.74% of the households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was Spanish. 4.35% of the households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    7,092 ± 1,010
  2. Vietnam
    4,083 ± 355
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,829 ± 416

Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.74 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA employs 74.5k people. The largest industries in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are U. S. Navy (5,007 people), Elementary & secondary schools (5,001 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,327 people), and the highest paying industries are Business, professional, political, & similar organizations ($293,758), Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing ($231,153), and Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping & payroll services ($194,162).

Males in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA have an average income that is 1.4 times higher than the average income of females, which is $66,952. The income inequality in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.496, which is higher than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
34,504
Women
47%
38,933
Men
53%

The workforce of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA in 2020 was 73,437 people, with 47% woman, and 53% men.

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Occupations

74.5k
2022 Value
−0.666%
1 Year decline
± −0.666%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA declined at a rate of −0.666%, from 75k employees to 74.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA, are Other managers (2,129 people), Registered nurses (1,951 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,716 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

74.5k
2022 Value
−0.666%
1 Year decline
± −0.666%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA declined at a rate of −0.666%, from 75k employees to 74.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA, are U. S. Navy (5,007 people), Elementary & secondary schools (5,001 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,327 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA, though some of these residents may live in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$58,712
Median earning men ± $2,514
$42,700
Median earning women ± $2,165

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($101,655), Public Administration ($87,009), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($80,749).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Wholesale Trade ($66,938), Public Administration ($59,061), and Information ($57,955).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
3.04%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.86M people employed in North Carolina. This represents a 3.04% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.9%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Virginia went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 54.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (44%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.45%).

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing the state of Virginia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Virginia

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Mark Warner
Senator from Virginia2
Assumed office on January 3, 2009
Tim Kaine
Senator from Virginia1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing Virginia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Virginia

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA awarded 594 degrees. The student population of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 729 male students and 1,189 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are White (274 and 46.3%), followed by Black or African American (189 and 31.9%), Two or More Races (58 and 9.8%), and Hispanic or Latino (46 and 7.77%).

The largest universities in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA by number of degrees awarded are Virginia Wesleyan University (294 and 49.5%), The Chrysm Institute of Esthetics (481526) (157 and 26.4%), and Centura College-Virginia Beach (99 and 16.7%).

The most popular majors in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA are Aesthetician & Skin Care Specialist (118 and 19.9%), Medical Office Assistant (69 and 11.6%), and General Business Administration & Management (66 and 11.1%).

The median tuition cost in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA for private four year colleges is $36,010.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA, the percentage of applicants admitted was 81.4%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 20.1%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 1,918 (38% men and 62% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 1,918 students enrolled in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA, 38% men and 62% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 805 records, of which 63.7% were women and 36.3% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 33 degrees awarded
  2. 20 degrees awarded
  3. 38 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was General Psychology with 33 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 294 degrees awarded
  2. 157 degrees awarded
  3. 99 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Virginia Wesleyan University with 294 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 119 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA, which is 0.251 times less than the 475 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 274 degrees mean that there were 1.45 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 189 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($36,010) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($950) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Private for-profit, 2-year ($3,200) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.754% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.324% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA in 2022 were Bachelors Degree (28.3k), High School or Equivalent (25.5k), and Some college (25.3k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was $407,900 in 2022, which is 1.45 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $354,400 to $407,900, a 15.1% increase. The homeownership rate in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA is 62.5%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA have an average commute time of 23.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA is $86,750. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was Loudoun County (East Central)--Ashburn (Southwest/Belmont Ridge) & Dulles Airport PUMA, VA with a value of $192,093, followed by Fairfax County (Northeast)--McLean & Idylwood PUMA, VA and Loudoun County (West & South)--Leesburg Town PUMA, VA, with respective values of $181,704 and $173,789.

Property

$407,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$11,326
$38,280
Median Property Taxes
±$1,448

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Rent vs Own

62.5%
Homeownership
2022
66.3%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 62.5% of the housing units in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 63%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was Loudoun County (East Central)--Ashburn (Southwest/Belmont Ridge) & Dulles Airport PUMA, VA with a value of $192,093, followed by Fairfax County (Northeast)--McLean & Idylwood PUMA, VA and Loudoun County (West & South)--Leesburg Town PUMA, VA, with respective values of $181,704 and $173,789.

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Household Income

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$86,750
Median Household Income
± $3,573
61.3k
Number of Households
± 2,045

In 2022, the median household income of the 61.3k households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA grew to $86,750 from the previous year's value of $81,875.

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Wage Distribution

0.496
2022 Wage GINI in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA
0.499
2021 Wage GINI in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA

In 2022, the income inequality in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was 0.496 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.523% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (76.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (11.4%)
  3. Carpooled (7.5%)

In 2022, 76.1% of workers in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (11.4%) and those who carpooled to work (7.5%).

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Commute Time

23.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA have a shorter commute time (23.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.5% of the workforce in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

8.67% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA (12.5k out of 144k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

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Health

93.7% of the population of Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA has health coverage, with 43.5% on employee plans, 9.71% on Medicaid, 11.7% on Medicare, 18.4% on non-group plans, and 10.3% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Virginia see 1310 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.13% decrease from the previous year (1325 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1393 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 484 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,310 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Virginia

Primary care physicians in Virginia see an average of 1,310 patients per year. This represents a 1.13% decrease from the previous year (1,325 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.3% under 18 years, 19.4% between 18 and 34 years, 38.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 18.9% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 46.5% were men and 53.5% were women.

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Uninsured People

6.33%
Uninsured
43.5%
Employer Coverage
9.71%
Medicaid
11.7%
Medicare
18.4%
Non-Group
10.3%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Virginia Beach City (North) PUMA, VA declined by 9.09% from 6.97% to 6.33%.

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