Community Information

Community & Agency Demographics


Category Statistic Source
Population (2015 estimate)
90,426 UVA Weldon Cooper
Employment 39,913 No Source
Median Age
37.9 No Source
Households 33,035 No Source
Residential Median Sales Price
240,200 U.S. Census Bureau
Median Household Income (2014)
66,822 U.S. Census Bureau

Civilian Labor Force

Category Statistic Source
Suffolk (March 2016)
41,830 UVA Weldon Cooper
Hampton Roads Region / MSA (March 2016)
834,100 Bureau of Labor Statistics

Unemployment Rate

Category Statistic Source
Suffolk (April 2015
5.3 Bureau of Labor Statistics
Hampton Roads Region / MSA (March 2016)
4.8 Bureau of Labor Statistics

Police Department

Category Statistics
Police Department Budget (Police, Animal Control and Communications)
$21,824,351 (Fiscal Year 2015)
Area Covered
430 Square Miles
Sworn Officers (Allocated)
189 Officers
Civilians (Allocated)
61 Civilians
Total Call for Service (2015)
134,702

Police Sworn Experience

Position Number of Employees
Average Years of Experience
Chief of Police
1
33
Deputy Chief - Majors
3
23.64
Captains
4
21.44
Lieutenants
10
17.66
Sergeants
24
14.63
Master Police Officers
18
17.32
Senior Police Officers
21
9.77
Detectives
15
11.13
Police Officer II
65
4.22
Police Officer I
17
0.49