Hampton (city) County VA Information


Hampton (city) County Subdivisions

Hampton (city) County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 137,515
Daytime Population: Workers 68,023
Daytime Population: Residents 71,264
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 139,287
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 132,850
Population in Familes 103,711
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,665
Population Density2 2,675
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $51,891
Average Household Income $63,837
Per Capita Income $26,153


Total Housing Units 60,773 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,497 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 24,730 (40.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,546 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $199,111
Average Home Value $235,886


Total Households 55,227
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 34,747
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.01% -0.25%
Households 0.05% -0.22%
Families -0.12% -0.34%
Median Household Income   0.68%
Per Capita Income   2.11%


Hampton (city) County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hampton (city) County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 14 90th
Population Density # 17 88th
Diversity Index # 15 89th
Median Household Income # 56 59th
Per Capita Income # 67 50th

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