Why Live in Portsmouth, Virginia?

Today, in our continuing series on “Why Live In…,” we explore Portsmouth, Virginia.

Portsmouth is an independent city in the Hampton Roads Metropolitan Area and has a lot to offer its residents.

Here are a few quick highlights:

  • Estimated Population: 96,200
  • Estimated Median Household Income: $43,900
  • Estimated Home Value: $166,500
  • Unemployment Rate: 6.40%

There are several great schools and amazing homes in Portsmouth, Virginia. Three of the schools in Portsmouth have received Cruvita Medals of Excellence at the national level, and you can see all of the Portsmouth school rankings here, or you can see their position on a map by clicking here.

Interested in the available homes in Portsmouth, Virginia? You can click here to see homes for sale and for rent in the area.

What do you think about Portsmouth, Virginia? Would you buy a home and raise your family here? Let us know on our feedback page, on our Facebook page or on Twitter!