|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hampton is 137,746. Hampton, Virginia is the 199th largest city in the US.
Hampton is located entirely in Hampton city.
The peak population of Hampton was in 2000, when its population was 146,424. In 2000, Hampton was the 146th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 199th largest city in the US. Hampton is currently 5.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Hampton has shrunk 5.9% since the year 2000. Hampton, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Hampton has a population density of 2,673.2 people per square mile.
|197||West Valley City, Utah||139,110||27.3%|
|201||Columbia, South Carolina||137,541||15.2%|
|203||Cedar Rapids, Iowa||136,467||12.0%|
The total voting age population of Hampton, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 104,489. The voting age population is 47.3% male and 52.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Hampton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hampton are 49.9% Black, 41.1% White, 4.2% Two or more races, 2.5% Asian, 1.6% Other, 0.5% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hampton, 15.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.2%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Hampton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.9% of Hampton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.4% of Hampton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.9% have a bachelor's degree and 10.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hampton residents aged 5 and older, 6.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hampton is 6.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hampton, 21.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hampton is $56,287.
In Hampton, 55.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.3% of housing units in Hampton.
Of all the housing units in Hampton, 7.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Hampton, 12.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hampton is $1,118.
In Hampton, 82.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.