Our research team is committed to accuracy.
The Alliance is actively engaged in collecting and producing key data for its partners and prospective clients. With access to many industry-renowned sources, as well as working partnerships with local research organizations, the breadth of available information will clearly demonstrate why Hampton Roads is the ideal location for business.
Browse our research categories to find detailed information related to all of your business development needs. All of our data is derived from analytical software, monthly and quarterly updates, and the most recent annual reports.
% of Population 18-34
Median Household Income
Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) 2016, ESRI Business Analyst Online (ESRI), 2016 Forecast
Civilian Labor Force
% Population w/Bachelor's Degree or Higher
% Graduates w/ STEMH Degree
Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Healthcare, '14-15
% of Population w/ Postgraduate Degree
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), January 2017; ESRI; State Council for Higher Education; ESRI 2016 Forecast
Labor Force Participation Rate
Real Gross Regional Product
Port of Virginia
Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC), 2017; BLS November 2017; Bureau of Economic Analysis; Port of Virginia, 2017
Per Capita Income
Cost of Living Composite Index
National Average = 100
Average Commute Time
Average Number Sunny Days
ESRI 2016 Forecast; City Council for Community and Economic Research, Q3 2016; HRPDC; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), 2014