Virginia Places & Census Tracts Adjacent to the Ocean & Most Likely to be Impacted by Rising Sea Levels

Methodology: We crunched data from the Census department & NOAA to show places & census tracts adjacent to the ocean coast line. This is a novel analysis & for the first time these places & census tracts most likely to be impacted by rising sea levels are available to the public for free.

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No Place Number of Ocean Adjacent Census Tracts Total Population Living In Census Tracts Adjacent to the Ocean Total Houses In Census Tracts Adjacent to the Ocean Census tract GEOID
1 Virginia Beach 14 49,940 25,180 1400000US51810043004, 1400000US51810044004, 1400000US51810040000, 1400000US51810043400, 1400000US51810043600, 1400000US51810041801, 1400000US51810043003, 1400000US51810043200, 1400000US51810046400, 1400000US51810043800, 1400000US51810045200, 1400000US51810045412, 1400000US51810044003, 1400000US51810041802
2 Norfolk 10 46,041 14,246 1400000US51710000100, 1400000US51710000300, 1400000US51710006502, 1400000US51710000201, 1400000US51710000400, 1400000US51710000902, 1400000US51710001200, 1400000US51710002500, 1400000US51710006501, 1400000US51710002400
3 Newport News 9 42,508 16,198 1400000US51700031901, 1400000US51700030300, 1400000US51700032001, 1400000US51700031100, 1400000US51700031800, 1400000US51700032300, 1400000US51700032002, 1400000US51700031500, 1400000US51700030100
4 Hampton 8 25,899 11,476 1400000US51650011500, 1400000US51650012100, 1400000US51650011000, 1400000US51650011200, 1400000US51650011100, 1400000US51650011400, 1400000US51650011600, 1400000US51650011300
5 Suffolk 4 18,380 7,101 1400000US51800075101, 1400000US51800075102, 1400000US51800075301, 1400000US51800075201
6 Portsmouth 3 16,934 6,519 1400000US51740213001, 1400000US51740213103, 1400000US51740213104
7 Marumsco 2 11,405 4,054 1400000US51153900100, 1400000US51153900702
8 Gloucester Point 3 10,204 5,069 1400000US51073100301, 1400000US51073100400, 1400000US51073100500
9 Kilmarnock 2 9,522 6,748 1400000US51133020300, 1400000US51103030200
10 Smithfield 2 8,352 3,614 1400000US51093280101, 1400000US51093280104
11 Fairview Beach 1 8,114 2,988 1400000US51099040300
12 Cherry Hill 1 7,311 2,694 1400000US51153900802
13 Benns Church 1 7,124 2,988 1400000US51093280103
14 Poquoson 2 6,778 2,607 1400000US51735340100, 1400000US51735340300
15 Heathsville 2 6,681 4,731 1400000US51133020200, 1400000US51133020100
16 New Church 1 6,505 4,239 1400000US51001090200
17 Quantico 1 6,469 1,608 1400000US51153901100
18 Pastoria 1 6,328 2,832 1400000US51001090400
19 Arlington 1 6,017 2,109 1400000US51013100300
20 Neabsco 1 5,924 1,926 1400000US51153900801
21 Colonial Beach 1 5,813 3,699 1400000US51193010400
22 Dahlgren 1 5,611 2,158 1400000US51099040100
23 Triangle 1 5,542 1,591 1400000US51153900904
24 Gwynn 1 5,158 2,967 1400000US51115951300
25 Bobtown 1 4,995 2,633 1400000US51001090700
26 Nassawadox 1 4,630 2,532 1400000US51131930100
27 Warsaw 1 4,626 2,645 1400000US51159040100
28 Tappahannock 1 4,107 2,021 1400000US51057950700
29 Cheriton 1 4,043 2,750 1400000US51131930300
30 Gloucester Courthouse 1 4,029 1,800 1400000US51073100203
31 Savage Town 1 3,814 1,917 1400000US51001090800
32 Montross 1 3,778 1,963 1400000US51193010200
33 Mathews 1 3,722 2,735 1400000US51115951400
34 Saluda 1 3,645 2,328 1400000US51119951000
35 Irvington 1 3,618 2,796 1400000US51103030300
36 Southside Chesconessex 1 3,584 2,422 1400000US51001090600
37 Eastville 1 3,511 2,041 1400000US51131930200
38 Aquia Harbour 1 3,318 1,251 1400000US51179010107
39 Yorktown 1 3,309 1,409 1400000US51199050500
40 Scotland 1 3,256 1,751 1400000US51181860100
41 Stafford Courthouse 1 3,128 1,119 1400000US51179010106
42 Chincoteague 1 2,930 4,361 1400000US51001090100
43 Tasley 1 2,501 1,311 1400000US51001090500
44 Deltaville 1 2,489 2,310 1400000US51119951200
45 Sanford 1 2,458 1,316 1400000US51001090300
46 Quantico Base 1 2,225 26 1400000US51179010201
47 Lorton 1 1,983 811 1400000US51059416300
48 Charles City 1 1,876 1,035 1400000US51036600300