Chesapeake, Virginie

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Chesapeake, Virginie
City of Chesapeake
Great Dismal Swamp Canal
Great Dismal Swamp Canal
Banner o Chesapeake, Virginie
Offeecial seal o Chesapeake, Virginie
"One Increasing Purpose"
Location in the State o Virginie
Location in the State o Virginie
Chesapeake, Virginie is locatit in the US
Chesapeake, Virginie
Chesapeake, Virginie
Location in the contiguous Unitit States
Coordinates: 36°42′51″N 76°14′18″W / 36.71417°N 76.23833°W / 36.71417; -76.23833
Kintra Unitit States
State Virginie
CoontyNone (Independent ceety)
Foondit1963 (1919 as South Norfolk, acame ceety in 1922)
 • TeepCooncil-Manager
 • MayorAlan P. Krasnoff (R)
 • Independent ceety910 km2 (351 sq mi)
 • Land880 km2 (341 sq mi)
 • Water30 km2 (10 sq mi)  2.9%
 • Independent ceety233,479
 • Density252/km2 (652/sq mi)
 • Metro
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
Aurie code(s)757
FIPS code51-16000[1]
GNIS featur ID1496841[2]

Chesapeake is an independent ceety locatit in the U.S. commonweel o Virginie. As o the 2010 census, the population was 222,209;[3] in 2013, the population wis estimatit tae be 232,977,[4] makkin it the third-maist populous ceety in Virginie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 5, 2014.
  4. [1]. Virginia State 2013 Population Estimates Retrieved February 2, 2013