StatisticWestern Branch SouthChesapeakeVirginia
Population13,869233,1948,535,519
Population density (sq mi)680689218
Median age41.836.737.8
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a59%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%44%
Speak Englishn/a93%84%
Speak Spanishn/a3%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Western Branch South is 1% lower than Chesapeake
  • The median age in Western Branch South is 14% higher than Chesapeake
  • In Western Branch South 61.78% of the population is White
  • In Western Branch South 34.05% of the population is Black
  • In Western Branch South 0.62% of the population is Asian

Compare Chesapeake, VA Demographics

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      Western Branch South population breakdown by race

      RaceWestern Branch SouthChesapeakeVirginia
      White61.78%62.24%68.75%
      Black34.05%29.71%19.21%
      Asian0.62%3.22%6.05%
      American Indian0.08%0.20%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.12%0.07%
      Mixed race1.87%3.19%3.37%
      Other race1.59%1.34%2.30%
      In Western Branch South, 5.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Western Branch South age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Western Branch South, Chesapeake, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).