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  • Chesapeake is ranked #321 in Virginia
  • Chesapeake is ranked #8,810 in the USA
  • Sunny Weather
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Income per Capita
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Best Neighborhoods In & Around Chesapeake, VA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Great Bridge, Chesapeake814.423,901
North Central, Virginia Beach8112.625,057
Northwest, Virginia Beach8010.971,703
US Navy Little Creek Amphibious Base, Virginia Beach7812.24,642
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Great Bridge East, Chesapeake787.816,543
Greenbrier West, Chesapeake772.318,923
Butts Station, Chesapeake779.46,392
Pleasant Grove West, Chesapeake769.19,982

Best Cities Near Chesapeake, VA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Williamsburg, VA8441.714,401
Virginia Beach, VA8318.1445,623
Moyock, NC8219.53,390
Yorktown, VA7934.6122
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Poquoson, VA7824.712,103
Suffolk, VA7816.685,477
Carrollton, VA7819.54,693
Smithfield, VA7822.88,159
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Pros and Cons of Life In Chesapeake, VA

Virginia is one of the original states and a place of great economical changes. Of all of the cities that I have lived in, Chesapeak, VA has had the biggest impact on my life. There have been ups and downs, but I have persevered through it all. I will share the pros and cons from my perspective to anyone that is inquiring about life in this town. For anyone that …
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AreaVibes ContributorPosted on Dec 19, 2011
Chesapeake, VA - A Beautiful City with Country Calm

Chesapeake, Virginia is located in eastern Virginia, nestled in the midst of several larger, bustling cities. Chesapeake is a beautiful city blending a mixture of city life and laid back country calm. Chesapeake is comprised of many settled neighborhoods with brick homes, grassy yards, and tree lined streets, blended with more modern high rise developments and numerous shopping areas. Chesapeake is a city surrounded by milatary bases, and is home …
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AreaVibes ContributorPosted on May 05, 2010

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Cost of living greetings, we are moving early February next year, western branch area. Family of 5 here. I have a few questions, how much are the average utility bills you guys are paying? We are moving to a 1800 square foot house ( gas for heating) . And also, how much do you guys usually spend/ budget for groceries per week. Thank you very much, have a good day. …
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trinolPosted on Dec 08, 2016
Relocating to VA My husband and I are relocating to Chesapeake Va 23323, would like to get some reviews on the area. I did my research on the schools and my daughter would be going to Grassfield HS which I hear is GREAT. …
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joeannajesPosted on Oct 25, 2016
Source: The Chesapeake, VA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the United States Census Bureau.