Norfolk, Virginia

Norfolk is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 242,803; in 2018, the population was estimated to be 244,076 making it the second-most populous city in Virginia after neighboring Virginia Beach and the 91st largest city in the nation. Norfolk is located at the core of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area, named for the large natural harbor of the same name located at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. It is one of nine cities and seven counties that constitute the Hampton Roads metro area, officially known as the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC MSA. The city is bordered to the west by the Elizabeth River and to the north by the Chesapeake Bay. It also shares land borders with the independent cities of Chesapeake to its south and Virginia Beach to its east. Norfolk is one of the oldest cities in Hampton Roads, and is considered to be the historic, urban, financial, and cultural center of the region.

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Donate now: Local food banks gearing up for annual Mayflower Marathon

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Former Virginia sheriff pleads not guilty to corruption charges

A former sheriff in Virginia has pleaded not guilty to public corruption charges. News outlets...

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St. Joe's falls to Old Dominion for 1st loss

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Bid now on game-worn Norfolk Tides jerseys

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5 people, including 4 children, taken to hospital after Norfolk fire

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Petition seeking to reverse Norfolk council’s casino vote has enough signatures, group says

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YWCA to open new domestic violence shelter in Norfolk

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USS Wasp returns to Norfolk, completes homeport shift

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Santa came to town to sign children's Christmas wish lists

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A week later, car still smashed into side of Norfolk home

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Mother of missing Florida girl has ties to Hampton Roads

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