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|People QuickFacts||Chesapeake city||Virginia|
|Population, 2013 estimate||230,571||8,260,405|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||222,209||8,001,031|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||3.8%||3.2%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.3%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||24.7%||22.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||11.5%||13.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.2%||50.8%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||63.0%||70.8%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||30.0%||19.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.5%||0.5%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||3.3%||6.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||3.1%||2.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||5.0%||8.6%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||59.4%||63.6%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013||85.4%||84.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013||4.8%||11.3%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013||7.4%||14.9%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||90.2%||87.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||29.3%||35.2%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013||24.4||27.7|
|Housing units, 2013||86,448||3,412,460|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013||72.5%||67.3%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013||16.9%||21.7%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013||$261,600||$244,600|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013||2.77||2.60|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013||$29,905||$33,493|
|Median household income, 2009-2013||$69,743||$63,907|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013||8.5%||11.3%|
|Business QuickFacts||Chesapeake city||Virginia|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||5,328||192,7301|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||85,107||3,089,2411|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||0.9%||2.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||12,321||529,636|
|Total number of firms, 2007||16,367||638,643|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||18.2%||9.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.0%||0.5%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||3.7%||7.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.0%||4.5%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||32.9%||30.1%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||1,437,051||92,417,797|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||2,123,285||60,513,396|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||3,977,784||105,663,299|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$18,152||$13,687|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||369,770||15,340,483|
|Building permits, 2012||1,449||27,278|
|Geography QuickFacts||Chesapeake city||Virginia|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||340.80||39,490.09|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||652.0||202.6|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area|