Norfolk is located in east Virginia. Norfolk is part of Norfolk City County. Norfolk has 54.12 square miles of land area and 42.23 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Norfolk population is 244,745, which has grown 4.41% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 15.63% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Norfolk median household income is $44,150 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 38.77% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 38.81% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Norfolk median house value is $196,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 122.51% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 94.18% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Norfolk is worse than the state average in quality. The Norfolk area code is 757.