Population density (sq mi)2,9072,658218
Median age35.235.637.8
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a93%84%
Speak Spanishn/a3%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 9% higher than Hampton
  • The median age in Downtown is 1% lower than Hampton
  • In Downtown 27.58% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 67.69% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 1.17% of the population is Asian

Compare Hampton, VA Demographics


      Downtown population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.10%0.39%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.36%0.08%0.07%
      Mixed race1.99%3.05%3.37%
      Other race1.13%1.41%2.30%
      In Downtown, 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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