Suffolk Information

Suffolk Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Suffolk, VA

General Suffolk Information

State: Virginia

County: Suffolk County

Close cities: Windsor, VA, Smithfield, VA, Franklin, VA, Carrollton, VA, Portsmouth, VA, Zuni, VA, Carrsville, VA, Rescue, VA, Battery Park, VA

Suffolk Population (census data)
Total 81,332 (+26.1% since 2000)
Male 38,841 (47.8%)
Female 42,491 (52.2%)

Population Density: 203 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.8 (US Avg is 100)

Suffolk Elevation: 50 feet above sea level

Land Area: 400.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $59,417

Zip Codes: 23439, 23436, 23437, 23435, 23433, 23432, 23438, and 23434.

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Suffolk Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.3%)
  • Black (43.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.4%)
  • English (10.3%)
  • German (6.7%)
  • Irish (6.2%)
  • Italian (2.1%)
  • French (2.0%)

Local Suffolk Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Suffolk School Information

High Schools
King's Fork High (351 King's Fork Road, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Lakeland High (214 Kenyon Road, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Nansemond River High (3301 Nansemond Parkway, Suffolk, VA, 23435 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Forest Glen Middle (200 Forest Glen Drive, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
John F. Kennedy Middle (2325 E Washington Street, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
John Yeates Middle (4901 Bennetts Pasture Road, Suffolk, VA, 23435 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
King's Fork Middle (350 Kings Fork Road, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Booker T. Washington Elementary (204 Walnut Street, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Creekside Elementary (1000 Bennetts Creek Park Road, Suffolk, VA, 23435 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Driver Elementary (4270 Driver Lane, Suffolk, VA, 23435 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Elephant's Fork Elementary (2316 William Reid Drive, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Kilby Shores Elementary (111 Kilby Shores Drive, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Mack Benn Junior Elementary (1253 Nansemond Parkway, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Mount Zion Elementary (3264 Pruden Boulevard, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Nansemond Parkway Elementary (3012 Nansemond Parkway, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Northern Shores Elementary (6701 Respass Beach Road, Suffolk, VA, 23435 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Oakland Elementary (5505 Godwin Boulevard, Suffolk, VA, 23434 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Robertson Elementary (132 Robertson Street, Suffolk, VA, 23438 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)
Southwestern Elementary (9301 Southwestern Boulevard, Suffolk, VA, 23437 - Suffolk City Public Schools District)

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