Norfolk, Virginie

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Norfolk, Virginie
Ceety o Norfolk
Clockwise frae top: Dountoun Norfolk skyline as viewed frae athort the Elizabeth River, USS Wisconsin battleship museum, Ocean View Pier, The Tide licht rail, ships at Naval Station Norfolk, heestoric homes in Ghent
Clockwise frae top: Dountoun Norfolk skyline as viewed frae athort the Elizabeth River, USS Wisconsin battleship museum, Ocean View Pier, The Tide licht rail, ships at Naval Station Norfolk, heestoric homes in Ghent
Banner o Norfolk, Virginie
Banner
Offeecial seal o Norfolk, Virginie
Seal
Motto(s): 
Crescas (Laitin for, "Thou shalt grow.")
VAMap-doton-Norfolk.PNG
Norfolk, Virginie is locatit in the US
Norfolk, Virginie
Norfolk, Virginie
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 36°55′N 76°12′W / 36.917°N 76.200°W / 36.917; -76.200Coordinates: 36°55′N 76°12′W / 36.917°N 76.200°W / 36.917; -76.200
Kintra Unitit States o Americae
State Virginie
Foondit1682
Incorporatit1736
Govrenment
 • MayorPaul D. Fraim (D)
Area
 • Independent ceety250 km2 (96 sq mi)
 • Land140 km2 (54 sq mi)
 • Water110 km2 (42 sq mi)
Elevation
2.13 m (7 ft)
Population
 (2013)
 • Independent ceety246,392 (78t)
 • Density1,733/km2 (4,488/sq mi)
 • Urban
1,047,869
 • Metro
1,672,319
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
23501-23515, 23517-23521, 23523, 23529, 23541, 23551
Aurie code(s)757
DemonymNorfolkian
FIPS code51-57000[1]
GNIS featur ID1497051[2]
Wabsteidhttp://www.norfolk.gov/

Norfolk (/ˈnɔːrfᵿk/ NOR-fək, local /ˈnɒfʊk/ NOF-uuk) is an independent ceety in the Commonweel o Virginie, Unitit States o Americae.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Norfolk haes several sister ceeties:[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  3. Sister Cities designated by Sister Cities International, Inc. (SCI). Retrieved on September 13, 2010.
  4. Elson T. Elizaga Neglecting Our Ancient City , Letter. Retrieved 10 2012