Chesapeake City of Chesapeake, Virginia

Chesapeake: Independent city in Virginia, United States

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Location of Chesapeake on Virginia map.

About

Chesapeake is a city located in the county of City of Chesapeake in the U.S. state of Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 222,209 and a population density of 244 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 244,835 inhabitants.

The city was created 58 years ago in 1962.

Geography

Chesapeake is located at 36°49'9"N 76°16'30"W (36.8190400, -76.2749400). It has 6 neighbors: Camden County, Currituck County, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach.

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Chesapeake municipal center
Chesapeake municipal center image

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Chesapeake Quick Facts

Population : 244,835 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
County : City of Chesapeake
Postal code : 23321, 23326, 23327, 23320, 23322, 23324, 23323, 23325, 23328
Phone Area Codes : 757
Area : 908.9 km2
Named for : Chesapeake people
Altitude : 10 feet / 3 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1963 (58 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:20:51 (27th July 2021)
Density : 269 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 9.24% (2010-2019)

Chesapeake has 6 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Chesapeake increased by 9.24% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 222,209 - census
2011 225,361 1.4% estimation process
2012 228,091 1.2% estimation process
2013 230,327 0.97% estimation process
2014 233,360 1.3% estimation process
2015 235,111 0.74% estimation process
2016 237,464 0.99% estimation process
2017 240,143 1.12% estimation process
2018 242,359 0.91% estimation process
2019 244,835 1.01% estimation process

Chesapeake zip code is 23320. County name: Chesapeake, County fips: 51550

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People born in Chesapeake (63)

People born in Chesapeake, including Turkish basketball player Quanitra Hollingsworth, All-football player, defensive backs coach for San Diego Fleet Dré Bly, basketball player Alonzo Mourning, you can see a list of people who born in Chesapeake.

Schools

College & universities near Chesapeake

Code Name City ZIP
232937 Norfolk State University Norfolk (VA) 23504-8000
233772 Tidewater Community College Norfolk (VA) 23510
427973 Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Chesapeake (VA) 23320
232885 Sentara College of Health Sciences Chesapeake (VA) 23320
231970 Eastern Virginia Medical School Norfolk (VA) 23507

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Chesapeake

Code Name Address Type
NFK Norfolk 215 W York Street BUS
VAB Virginia Beach, Virginia 19th St. and Pacific Ave. BUS
NPN Newport News station 9304 Warwick Boulevard RAIL
WBG Williamsburg Transportation Center 468 North Boundary Street RAIL
PTB Petersburg station 3516 South Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in City of Chesapeake

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in City of Chesapeake , VA.

City Name Population Title
South Hill 4,349 Town in Virginia

Distance to Other Cities

Chesapeake distances to largest Virginia cities

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