Norfolk (Virginia)

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Coordinates 36°50′49″N 76°17′07″W
Country United States
State Virginia
County None (Independent city)
Founded 1682
Incorporated 1736
Elevation 7 ft (2.1 m)
Time zone UTC−5 (EST)
ZIP code 23501-23515, 23517-23521, 23523, 23529, 23541, 23551
Area code(s) 757, 948 (planned)
FIPS code 51-57000
GNIS feature ID 1497051
Primary Airport Norfolk International Airport
Light Rail The Tide
Public transportation Hampton Roads Transit
Government (Mayor) Kenny Alexander (D)
Government (Independent city) 96.40 sq mi (249.68 km2)
Government (Land) 53.27 sq mi (137.98 km2)
Government (Water) 43.13 sq mi (111.70 km2)
Area (Independent city) 96.40 sq mi (249.68 km2)
Area (Land) 53.27 sq mi (137.98 km2)
Area (Water) 43.13 sq mi (111.70 km2)
Population (2020) (Independent city) 238,005
Population (2020) (Rank) 94th in the United States 3rd in Virginia
Population (2020) (Density) 4,468/sq mi (1,725/km2)
Population (2020) (Urban) 1,047,869
Population (2020) (Metro) 1,725,246 (37th)

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Norfolk (/ˈnɔːrfʊk/ (listen)NOR-fuk) is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. At the 2020 census, the population was 238,005, making it the third-most populous city in Virginia after neighboring Virginia Beach and Chesapeake, and the 94th-largest city in the nation. The city was incorporated in 1705 and is one of the oldest cities in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area, and is considered to be the historic, urban, financial, and cultural center of the region.

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