Chesapeake, VA, part of the Hampton Roads region, is centrally located on the U.S. Atlantic Coast and approximately 3.5 hours south of Washington, D.C. Two-thirds of the U.S. population and industrial activity are located within 750 miles (1,200 km) of the city. With neighboring cities Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Hampton, and Newport News, Chesapeake is part of a dynamic MSA of more than 1.6 million people. We invite you to explore our region, an area rich in history, natural wonders, and a strong and diverse workforce that’s brimming with opportunity.